Join us for family friendly fun Friday, November 23, Saturday, November 24 and Sunday, November 25!

The dishes are done, the leftovers are packed up and the football games are over, but you’ve still got a house full of relatives and friends for the weekend. What can you do that everyone will agree on? Bring the family to Turkey Tech at Great Lakes Science Center! Feed your curiosity with holiday-themed interactive activities and demonstrations including the Physics of Flight Science Spectacular, LEGO EV3 Football Fantasy, and our Kitchen Chemisty Lab sponsored by BASF!

All activities are included in general admission!

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Physics of Flight Science Spectacular
Location: Cleveland Creates Zone, Level 1
Friday and Saturday: 2:15 p.m., Sunday: 3:15 p.m.
Physics, flight and technology collide! Using physics, we attempt to answer the age-old question, can turkeys fly?

Airborne Avian Show
Location: Cleveland Creates Zone, Level 1
Friday and Saturday: 12:15 p.m., Sunday: 2:15 p.m.
Simple machines are the star of the show as we use technology and physics to lift and launch small and large “birds.”

BASF Kitchen Chemistry Lab
Location: Demonstration Labs, Level 2
Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday: 1-4 p.m.
Trade in your chef’s hat for a lab coat while we explore how chemistry is at work in the kitchen, and uncover the mysteries behind cooking the perfect feast. 

LEGO EV3 Football Fantasy
Location: Wintergarden, Lower Level
Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday: 1-4 p.m.
Learn about robotics as you control the game by coding or operating robots to cross the goal line and win a point for your team.

Tech-nol-o-“tree” Community Build
Location: BioMedTech, Level 1
Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday: 1-4 p.m.
Show your gratitude with a science spin. Color, decorate and express your thanks on a leaf, then add a circuit and place it on our community tree to help complete a giant, light-up gratitude tree.

Thanksgiving “Float”
Location:  NASA Glenn Visitor Center, Level 1
Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday: 1-4 p.m.
Experiment with buoyancy and balance as you design and build your own float. Test your design in our wind column.