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It's Electric: Hydro Power Family Workshop

Saturday, April 21, 2018

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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Queens Historical Society will be offering one FREE workshop this spring for students and families to have the opportunity to build their own models powered by air and water pressure. This will be a family fun day, with a special hands-on learning experience!

It's Electric! is part of our regular educational programs, presented by Con Edison, that traces the history of power from colonial times to present. The advent of electricity in the late 19th century has paved the way for the age of technology. Students are introduced to various aspects in the scientific field including: Industrial Revolution, hydro power, solar power, wind power, electric energy, and satellite/GPS Systems. 

Limited tickets available! Tickets are free, but you must RSVP by April 1. Tickets are per person, not per family.

This program is best for children grades 5–8.




143-35 37th Avenue
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Kingsland Homestead

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(718) 939-0647

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