Tesla’s Toolbox Workshops: Conservation of Energy
Tesla's Toolbox workshops are held at 11:00am and 2:00pm!
Event Series:Tesla's Toolbox
October 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm MDT
Admission:Nonmember - SFDC General Admission plus $5 material fee per person. Passport Member - $5 materials fee per person.
Location:Space Foundation Discovery Center
Join us as we return to Tesla’s Toolbox workshops at the Discovery Center in honor of genius engineer and inventor, Nikola Tesla 1856-1943, and energy pioneer to learn about Energy. Energy – it’s all around us Did you know that it never disappears?
- Participants will see and participate in demonstrations showing examples of how energy doesn’t disappear, it only transfers.
- Participants will then build a fun, yet simple, model with which they will test this concept to better understand it.
- Participants will take this model home with them to continue testing at home and anywhere they choose.
Workshop Session #1: 11:00 a.m. – noon
Workshop Session #2: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
– Conservation of Energy demo
– Angular Momentum Transfer demo
– Build an energy test model
– Test energy test model for Conservation of Energy
– Test model for energy transfer through collision
This event will be the MOST fun for ages 7 and up.
Parents must accompany children.
Passport Member Benefit-Complimentary SFDC General Admission
Become a Passport Member: Discovery Center Passport