The Discovery Center at Water’s Edge regular hours are THU: 9am–2pm; FRI: 10am–6pm; SAT: 10am–6pm; SUN: Closed; MON: Closed, except holidays where schools are closed; TUE: Closed (field trips); WED: Closed. If you are attending a class, workshop, field trip, birthday party, or other reserved function, please arrive at the scheduled location a few minutes early from the scheduled time. The Discovery Center will be closed Dec. 15, 2023, for a scheduled field trip. Please refer to our Hours and Admission Price page for holiday hours, regular hours, 2024 hours, and admission price information. Do not hesitate to call (410) 417-7116, or email with any questions or concerns.
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December 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST$5
- When: Sat., Dec. 2, 2023 • 1–3pm
- Drop off: Discovery Center at Water’s Edge (DCWE), 4505 Pulaski Hwy., Belcamp, MD 21017 (Link to Google Maps.)
- Cost: $5 material fee; pre-registration required
Description: What is electricity? Where does it come from? What forms can it take? What is conductivity? Why does electricity not leak out of wall plugs onto the floor? Can electrical energy move through the air? How does a Star Wars light saber use electricity? These questions about electricity will be answered. Students will learn how to enhance a Star Wars costume using various electronic circuits.
Max Availability: 16