Events and Activites
Saturday Science Club
Drawdio Workshop - 27th April 2019
Imagine being able to make music while you draw! In this fun workshop you will make a ‘Drawdio’ pencil and learn soldering skills. Please note: this workshop is open to girls only.
This workshops will be taught by David Kempton, expert Computer Programmer and STEM Ambassador with Reading University.
Price per child and adult is £30, per workshop. Suitable for 8-14 year olds, limited to 12 children per workshop, so book early to avoid missing out!
To book or find out more details, phone 01932 857381 ext. 257 or email [email protected]
If you would like to be put on the list for future dates please email [email protected]
Arduino Coding Workshop
Interested in coding and robotics? Explore how robotics work and learn how to code an Arduino with these fun hands on workshops.
These workshops will be taught by David Kempton, expert Computer Programmer and STEM Ambassador with Reading University.
Two saturday morning workshops suitable for 10-14 year olds, limited to 12 children, so book early to avoid missing out!
Discover the skills used by experts to build the aircraft of the past at Brooklands and build your very own mini wooden propeller with an inserted clock to take home and display. Over the two hands-on sessions, learn to mark and measure as well as how to use a fret saw, sanders, spoke shaves and a variety of other tools under adult supervision.
Workshop lead by David Free, presenter of the TV show “The Great British Woodshop” with over 40 years of woodwork experience.
Build it at Brooklands
These workshops use Brooklands as a backdrop to discover more about some of the pioneers of the 20th Century and the science behind what they built. We will be building and testing structures inspired by the Vickers Wellington and Members Bridge as well as exploring simple machines and the important role they play in construction.
Each session will involve fun, hands-on experiments to inspire new inventions. Suitable for 9-13 year olds, limited to 12 children.