Upcoming Shows & Activities at the BIG Little Science Centre

The BIG Little Science Centre is open year round: Tuesday to IMGP0915Saturday, 10am to 4pm

Closed for Winter Break starting Saturday December 24, re-opening on Tuesday January 3 2017

The Exploration Room is open 10am to 4pm, with over 140 different exhibits to enjoy.

Special shows and activities run at the centre: daily July/August and Saturdays in the school year.

All activities are included with the standard entry fee, unless otherwise stated.

Full activity information is on the website calendar.


Saturday January 7:  Super Static Electricity Show at 11am & 1:30pm

An interactive, fun show that introduces static electricity, explores how it works and produces static in many ways, including using van de Graaff generators. Is it time for your science centre hair-do?


Saturday January 14:  Sound and Waves Show at 11am and 1:30pm

Sound is made with waves and vibrations. Good vibrations make music! Explore and discover sound, waves and music during this interactive show. Expect to try out some unusual musical instruments.


Friday & Saturday January 20/21: Construction Days: LEGO! Megablox, MagNext and more! 

Building materials will be out all day for creative constructions. Included with standard entry fee.

UNPLUG and PLAY!  10am to 4pm


Saturday January 21:  Science Centre Travel Booth for

 ABC Family Literacy Day; Unplug and Play Kick-off

At the Henry Grube Education Centre, 9:00am to 12:30pm

Free entry. The Annual ABC Family Literacy Day in Kamloops, developed by ABC Life Literacy Canada, sponsored by KELLI and more. Entertainment stage and activities for parents and children to do together. Our goal is to create awareness that early literacy can be supported through a number of fun and easy daily activities. Children can take home one free book each.


Tuesday to Saturday January 24 to 28:  Construction Days: LEGO! Megablox, MagNext and more!

Building materials will be out all day for creative constructions. Included with standard entry fee.

UNPLUG and PLAY!


Wednesday January 25 : The Art and Science of Geology; Lecture

Donald Bouffard, Geologist and Artist

FREE entry, at 7:00pm, refreshments, for older children and adults. At BLSC.


Saturday January 28: Stories & Activities about Nature all day long

Science Literacy Day at the BIG Little Science Centre

FREE entry to centre.

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