Calendar of Events at CMoA

Feb
11
Sat
SciTech Saturday – Build a Homopolar Motor
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
SciTech Saturday - Build a Homopolar Motor

Do you know a curious kid? You know, the one that always asks the why? what? and how? behind everyday things. SciTech Saturdays are here to satisfy some of their curiosity.

Join CMoA’s Education and Public Programs Manager to discuss and build Homopolar Motors. This topic and activity is for children 12 and older. See electromagnetic forces in action! Parents should plan to join in the fun.

Workshops begin at 11AM and have limited seating.

Free with museum admission.

Feb
18
Sat
Talking Tech at CMoA – From Apollo to Artemis
Feb 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Talking Tech at CMoA - From Apollo to Artemis

Talking Tech at CMoA is a presenter series for all ages. From 15 to 105, you will enjoy a wide array of topics in Tech happening today from industry insiders.

At 2:00PM, NASA Ambassador, Steve Jones will share information about the Artemis missions and other upcoming projects from NASA. Steve, a physics teacher at Innovation Academy in Alpharetta, participates in year-round training to share with the public the latest news from NASA. Whether you’re a space ‘junkie’, a student interested in aerospace careers, or an armchair scientist, this presentation is for you!

Free for members or with museum admission.

Mar
4
Sat
Meet Typewriter Tom
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Meet Typewriter Tom

Want to try out a vintage typewriter and get a sense of what keyboards were like before computer keyboards? Can you type on a manual typewriter faster than you can tap out a message on your device? Experience how the keyboards felt and sounded before the machine was ever connected to electricity. See if you can identify some common keys on keyboards of today that were not on earlier models. Visit Computer Museum of America on today from 12 – 5 PM and try out a few units and meet typewriter subject matter expert Tom Rehkopf.

Free with museum admission.

Mar
5
Sun
Meet Typewriter Tom
Mar 5 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Meet Typewriter Tom

Want to try out a vintage typewriter and get a sense of what keyboards were like before computer keyboards? Can you type on a manual typewriter faster than you can tap out a message on your device? Experience how the keyboards felt and sounded before the machine was ever connected to electricity. See if you can identify some common keys on keyboards of today that were not on earlier models. Visit Computer Museum of America on today from 12 – 5 PM and try out a few units and meet typewriter subject matter expert Tom Rehkopf.

Free with museum admission.

Mar
11
Sat
SciTech Saturday – Create a Pi Day Bracelet
Mar 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
SciTech Saturday - Create a Pi Day Bracelet

Do you know a curious kid? You know, the one that always asks the why? what? and how? behind everyday things. SciTech Saturdays are here to satisfy some of their curiosity.

In honor of Pi Day on 3-14, make a Pi bracelet to remember the digits of Pi out to 20 places. This activity with CMoA’s Education and Public Programs Manager is sure to be educational (shhhh) and fun! All ages are welcome. Parents should plan to join in the fun.

Workshops begin at 11AM and have limited seating.

Free with museum admission.