KidSpark Activities

Join us for on-the-spot learning! From house-building to music-making, KidSpark’s engaging science activities will be sure to please the whole family!

All KidSpark activities are for children 8 years of age and younger WITH their caregivers. 

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Science on the Go

June 4 at 11:30 am
June 5 at 2:30 pm
June 11 at 2:30 pm
June 12 at 11:30 am
June 18 at 11:30 am
June 25 at 2:30 pm
June 26 at 2:30 pm

Get your brains in motion this spring! Join us for "Science On The Go", a series of fun, hands-on activities being offered throughout KidSpark. Topics vary, so whether it's science experiments or cool art projects, join us for exciting science fun! Check the schedule at the KidSpark main entrance for more information.

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Animal Encounters

June 3 at 11 am
June 15 at 11:30 am
June 30 at 1:30 pm 

Join staff of the Live Exhibits Lab and learn about the Science Centre’s reptile collection. You’ll be invited to interact with reptiles from Ontario and around the world including slithering snakes, turtles and tortoises.

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Come Learn With Me

June 1 at 1:30 pm

Come play, learn and explore! Join our Ryerson Early Childhood Studies Students as they learn to engage our young visitors through several different fun hands-on activities.

KidSpark - Hosted Activities

Father's Day Craft 

June 19 at 1:30 pm 

Bring dad, grandpa, uncle or any special man in your life for a special day of play! Get hands-on and make him a one-of-a-kind gift to show him how much he means to you.

First come, first served. Limited capacity: 20 children maximum.

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Optical Illusions

June 21 at 1:30 pm 

It’s a battle between your brain and eyes in this fun and interactive activity. Come join our Hosts as they share these eye-catching and eye-deceiving optical illusions. What you see is what you get – or is it? I guess you will have to come join us and find out!



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Click to see the June 2016 KidSpark CalendarClick on the calendar for all June KidSpark activities at a glance.

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  • Guide Maps

    Download a copy of our What's On Flyer & Guide Map for visitors. Printed copies of this map are also available in English and French when you arrive at the Science Centre.