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Sunday 16 July 2023 - Sunday 15 September 2024
11am-12:30pm & 2pm-3:30pm
Education Room, The Hub

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Calling all 11-16 year olds! Join us for our hands-on monthly STEAM Club and enjoy a creative twist on your STEM subjects using authentic materials to explore the skills behind mining.

Wed 31 July, Thu 1 & Fri 2 August: Sun Paper Printing (Summer Special)

Investigate how the sun emits energy. Experiment with natural objects and sunlight to make patterns.

Wed 14, Thu 15, Fri 16 August: Ice Cream Making (Summer Special)

Experiment with endothermic reactions to prevent chocolate from melting and make ice cream.

Wed 28, Thu 29 Aug & Fri 30 August: Ochre Art (Summer Special)

Discover why our water treatment plant turns the water orange. Use this byproduct to make your own artwork to take home.

Sun 15 September: Steam to Seam

Explore the journey of coal from seam to steam. Design and create a system that successfully moves coal from the coal face to the factory.

(Please note children must be accompanied by an adult – adults do not need to book)

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