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A boy reaches for a boat made of aluminum foil holding several pennies and floating in a plastic bin of water
Saturday, July 24, 2021 -
10:00am to 12:00pm
—Drop in
Cost: 
Free with admission

Engage in some everyday engineering as you construct and create with repurposed and recycled materials. Investigate floating by building tinfoil boats and loading them with pennies until they sink. How many pennies will your boat hold?