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Workshop for Ages 11 - 14: Shrinky Lab: Eco Champions

Youth/Teen Workshop Series for Ages 11 - 14

April 2, 2021

Let’s explore the math and material science behind polystyrene - the thermoplastic used for making shrinkable art!

Explore how you can reuse polystyrene (#6 plastic) and express your love for the earth with adorable recycled shrinkies.

we ship supplies after registration.

you will also need these items:

  • oven
  • baking sheet
  • oven mitts


Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh believes that cost should never be a barrier to inspiring kindness, joy, creativity and curiosity.  We offer a sliding ticket price model to accommodate all learners.

registration deadline is march 16, 2021. register here.

Teen/youth workshops are generously supported by the Howmet Aerospace Foundation.