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June, 2024

Saturday
1
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On Saturdays, open members time is usually 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Saturday
1
New England Sci-Tech
9:30 AM
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The Youth Inventors Workshop meets on Saturday mornings with assistance from volunteers who have mechanical and/or electronics engineering experience. This is not a class. Students must be motivated and have some goals or ideas they want help with.
Saturday
1
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
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Open House –– on certain Saturdays and Sundays. Please register so we will expect you. Come check out the makerspace and take a tour. Bring the kids and other families. Our facilities are geared toward children in grade 4 and up. You can hold a rock from outer space (meteorite), or a dinosaur egg, or a tooth from a Woolly Mammoth!
Saturday
1
New England Sci-Tech
1:00 PM
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Exciting engineering workshop hosted by the New England Weather Balloon Society. Students design and build a scientific payload that will fly to the edge of space aboard a high altitude balloon.
Saturday
1
New England Sci-Tech
4:00 PM
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Scout Leaders and Party Planners: You normally could reserve this time block of up to 2 hours, but the Dragons have taken over and we will be holding a D&D gaming session. Beginners welcome, be there by 4 pm.
Saturday
1
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Game Night- Dungeons & Dragons; NeverEnding Story; Board Games, Battlin‘Bots, MineCraft, Rocketry/Physics Challenges, Ham Radio Contesting, Planetarium Shows.
Sunday
2
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Prep for BEGINNING National Latin Exam, 10 Sundays, Jun 2 to Aug 18, 10:00-11:30 AM, HYBRID, $198, (Members $144).
Sunday
2
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Prep for the INTRO National Latin Exam, 10 Sundays, Jun 2 to Aug 18, 11:00 AM-12:30 PM, HYBRID, $198, (Members $144).
Sunday
2
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On Sundays, open members time is usually 12:30-3:30 pm.
Sunday
2
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Learn how to control robotic sensors, servos, and LEDs using the most popular and widely used robotics microcontroller development board, the Arduino.
Sunday
2
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Intermediate Course: For those comfortable with the basics of Arduino coding and wiring, dive deeper into topics like interface protocols, voltage and current levels, and advanced coding techniques such as macros, custom functions, classes, arrays, and wireless communication.
Sunday
2
New England Sci-Tech
1:00 PM
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The Volunteer Examiner Team of New England Amateur Radio, Inc. (NEAR) offers regular in-person amateur radio license exams at New England Sci-Tech, 16 Tech Circle, Natick, MA. License Candidates: Please read the procedures explained here. Examiners please RSVP from this page.
Sunday
2
New England Sci-Tech
2:00 PM
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Open House –– on certain Saturdays and Sundays. Please register so we will expect you. Come check out the makerspace and take a tour. Bring the kids and other families. Our facilities are geared toward children in grade 4 and up. You can hold a rock from outer space (meteorite), or a dinosaur egg, or a tooth from a Woolly Mammoth!
Sunday
2
New England Sci-Tech
2:00 PM
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Build workshops are for members to build, repair, and prep rockets for launch. Workshops are free for members of NEST and/or the rocketry club. Experienced builders may bring their own rockets or design and build using rocket parts we provide. New or beginner level builders will be offered beginner level kits to purchase from us at the workshop. Youth and members get your first rocket for free!
Sunday
2
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This ONLINE ham radio course will get you ready to take the Ham Radio GENERAL license exam, the SECOND of three certification levels. Geared toward adults, as well as junior high, high school, and home-school students.
Monday
3
Monday
3
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Prep for the INTRO National Latin Exam, 12 Mondays, Jun 3 to Aug 26, 3:00-4:00 PM, by ZOOM, $198, (Members $144).
Monday
3
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Prep for the Pegasus National Mythology Exam, 12 Mondays, Jun 3 to Aug 26, 4:00-5:00 PM, by ZOOM, $198, (Members $144).
Monday
3
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Prep for the BEGINNING National Latin Exam, 12 Mondays, Jun 3 to Aug 26, 5:00-6:00 PM, by ZOOM, $198, (Members $144).
Monday
3
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Online by Zoom - Beginner Level – This is a condensed Morse code course with only 6 lessons! Appropriate for children in 5th grade and up. Monday evenings 7:30 to 8:30 pm Eastern Time on MAY 20, 27, Jun 3, 10, 17, 24.
Monday
3
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Tuesday
4
New England Sci-Tech
9:30 AM
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TWO sessions TUE June 4 and 11, 2024, 9:30-11:30 AM
Session 8A DSLR Photography, Woodworking, and Battlin‘Bots (grades 4-8)
Discount prices for members. We can adjust topics of the following classes to meet your student‘s interests.

Tuesday
4
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On Tuesdays, open members time is usually 3-9 pm. Earlier by appointment.
Tuesday
4
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Tuesday
4
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ANNUAL MEETING - Leadership Information page: http://nescitech.org/starsleadership

Radio Club meets in-person and on-line. Register only if you are planning to attend in person so we can have a head count for ordering pizza. Otherwise, use the zoom link to join us on-line.

STARS ANNUAL MEETING
Tuesday
4
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Wednesday
5
New England Sci-Tech
9:00 AM
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School Event Planners: You may reserve this time block of up to 3 hours for outreach Planetarium Shows or outreach Science Programs by "registering" for the event. We will then negotiate the fine details and schedule. Payment comes after we agree on everything. Reserving this time block is tentative until we agree on the details.
Wednesday
5
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Wednesday
5
New England Sci-Tech
4:30 PM
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For students in grades 4 through 9, this Introduction to Astronomy for beginners is a workshop that will have you literally exploring outer space on your own computer. Four sessions 1.5 hrs each.
Wednesday
5
New England Sci-Tech
6:00 PM
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Learn how to solder electronics to make cool gadgets that light up, make noise, or run around your kitchen floor.
Wednesday
5
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Thursday
6
New England Sci-Tech
9:30 AM
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TWO classes June 6, 13, 2024, 9:30-11:30 AM

Session 8A: DSLR Photography, Woodworking, and Battlin‘Bots (grades 4-8)

Discount prices for members. We can adjust topics of the following classes to meet your student‘s interests.
Thursday
6
New England Sci-Tech
3:00 PM
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Thursday
6
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Come see our Sci-Tech table at the Night Nights event on the Town Common. Our theme each week is "Space Science" so expect to see rockets, meteorites, perhaps R2D2, maybe some air-powered paper rocket launching...
Thursday
6
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Friday
7
New England Sci-Tech
10:00 AM
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Four classes WED May 22, WED May 29, *FRI June 7, *FRI June 14 (Note the switch from Wed to Fri halfway through the session)

10:00 AM-12:30 PM

Session 7G: Rocketry, Battlin‘Bots, Chemistry (grades 4-8)

These are the main topics, but there will be time for individual projects, too. We are planning 2 hrs of formal instruction time from 10-12. The 12:00-12:30 time is a “lunch break time” for students to have a snack or lunch at the dining table and socialize, and they may have free time to explore the science games, play billiards, work on individual projects, etc. Parents can pack a lunch for students. Parents may pick up at 12:30, or any time in the 12-12:30 time frame.

Discount prices for members.
Friday
7
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Woodworking Workshop for students in grades 4 though 9. Learn basic hand tools while making a practical or ornamental gift for someone‘s birthday or other special day. 3 sessions, 1:00-2:30pm, materials included.
Friday
7
New England Sci-Tech
1:00 PM
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EIGHT Fridays, APR 5 to MAR 8, 2024, at 1:00-3:15 PM.

Students will learn about radio wave propagation, the electromagnetic spectrum, layers of the ionosphere, electronic circuits, radio operation, electrical safety, antennas, and so much more!

This course is FREE for students in high school or younger and their parents!
Friday
7
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Friday
7
New England Sci-Tech
3:45 PM
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EIGHT Fridays, APR 5 to MAY 31, 2024, at 3:45-6:00 PM.

Students will learn about radio wave propagation, the electromagnetic spectrum, layers of the ionosphere, electronic circuits, radio operation, electrical safety, antennas, and so much more!

This course is FREE for students in high school or younger and their parents!
Friday
7
New England Sci-Tech
5:00 PM
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The Volunteer Examiner Team of New England Amateur Radio, Inc. (NEAR) offers regular in-person amateur radio license exams at New England Sci-Tech, 16 Tech Circle, Natick, MA. License Candidates: Please read the procedures explained here. Examiners please RSVP from this page.
Friday
7
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On Fridays, open members time is usually 6-9 pm.
Friday
7
More Info
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Friday
7
More Info
Less Info
CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Friday
7
More Info
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Saturday
8
New England Sci-Tech
9:30 AM
More Info
Less Info
The Youth Inventors Workshop meets on Saturday mornings with assistance from volunteers who have mechanical and/or electronics engineering experience. This is not a class. Students must be motivated and have some goals or ideas they want help with.
Saturday
8
More Info
Less Info
On Saturdays, open members time is usually 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Saturday
8
New England Sci-Tech
1:00 PM
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Exciting engineering workshop hosted by the New England Weather Balloon Society. Students design and build a scientific payload that will fly to the edge of space aboard a high altitude balloon.
Saturday
8
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Scout Leaders and Party Planners: You may reserve this time block of up to 2 hours by "registering" for the event. We will then negotiate the fine details. Payment comes after we agree on everything.
Saturday
8
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Game Night- Meet Max from BattleBots TV Show; PLANETARIUM SHOW, Sounds of the Ocean; Board Games, Battlin‘Bots, MineCraft, Rocketry/Physics Challenges, Ham Radio Contesting, Planetarium Shows.
Saturday
8
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Saturday
8
More Info
Less Info
CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Saturday
8
More Info
Less Info
CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Saturday
8
More Info
Less Info
CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Sunday
9
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Prep for BEGINNING National Latin Exam, 10 Sundays, Jun 2 to Aug 18, 10:00-11:30 AM, HYBRID, $198, (Members $144).
Sunday
9
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Less Info
Prep for the INTRO National Latin Exam, 10 Sundays, Jun 2 to Aug 18, 11:00 AM-12:30 PM, HYBRID, $198, (Members $144).
Sunday
9
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On Sundays, open members time is usually 12:30-3:30 pm.
Sunday
9
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Learn how to control robotic sensors, servos, and LEDs using the most popular and widely used robotics microcontroller development board, the Arduino.
Sunday
9
More Info
Less Info
Intermediate Course: For those comfortable with the basics of Arduino coding and wiring, dive deeper into topics like interface protocols, voltage and current levels, and advanced coding techniques such as macros, custom functions, classes, arrays, and wireless communication.
Sunday
9
New England Sci-Tech
3:00 PM
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Scout Leaders and Party Planners: You may reserve this time block of up to 2 hours by "registering" for the event. We will then negotiate the fine details. Payment comes after we agree on everything.
Sunday
9
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Sunday
9
More Info
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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEAN WEEK WITH A FREE PLANETARIUM SHOW:

Sounds of the Ocean: A Mindful Underwater Journey

Suitable for adults and children from 4th grade up. Please read carefully the description of the inflatable dome and the floor seating.

The show is free as a public service hosted by New England Sci-Tech.
Sunday
9
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This ONLINE ham radio course will get you ready to take the Ham Radio GENERAL license exam, the SECOND of three certification levels. Geared toward adults, as well as junior high, high school, and home-school students.
Monday
10
Monday
10
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Prep for the INTRO National Latin Exam, 12 Mondays, Jun 3 to Aug 26, 3:00-4:00 PM, by ZOOM, $198, (Members $144).
Monday
10
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Prep for the Pegasus National Mythology Exam, 12 Mondays, Jun 3 to Aug 26, 4:00-5:00 PM, by ZOOM, $198, (Members $144).
Monday
10
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Prep for the BEGINNING National Latin Exam, 12 Mondays, Jun 3 to Aug 26, 5:00-6:00 PM, by ZOOM, $198, (Members $144).
Monday
10
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Online by Zoom - Beginner Level – This is a condensed Morse code course with only 6 lessons! Appropriate for children in 5th grade and up. Monday evenings 7:30 to 8:30 pm Eastern Time on MAY 20, 27, Jun 3, 10, 17, 24.
Tuesday
11
New England Sci-Tech
9:30 AM
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TWO sessions TUE June 4 and 11, 2024, 9:30-11:30 AM
Session 8A DSLR Photography, Woodworking, and Battlin‘Bots (grades 4-8)
Discount prices for members. We can adjust topics of the following classes to meet your student‘s interests.

Tuesday
11
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On Tuesdays, open members time is usually 3-9 pm. Earlier by appointment.
Tuesday
11
New England Sci-Tech
5:00 PM
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Learn how to solder electronics to make cool gadgets that light up, make noise, or run around your kitchen floor.
Tuesday
11
New England Sci-Tech
6:00 PM
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The Volunteer Examiner Team of New England Amateur Radio, Inc. (NEAR) offers regular in-person amateur radio license exams at New England Sci-Tech, 16 Tech Circle, Natick, MA. License Candidates: Please read the procedures explained here. Examiners please RSVP from this page.
Tuesday
11
New England Sci-Tech
7:00 PM
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Radio Club meets in-person and on-line. Register only if you are planning to attend in person so we can have a head count for ordering pizza. Otherwise, use the zoom link to join us on-line.
Wednesday
12
New England Sci-Tech
4:30 PM
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For students in grades 4 through 9, this Introduction to Astronomy for beginners is a workshop that will have you literally exploring outer space on your own computer. Four sessions 1.5 hrs each.
Wednesday
12
New England Sci-Tech
6:00 PM
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Learn how to solder electronics to make cool gadgets that light up, make noise, or run around your kitchen floor.
Thursday
13
New England Sci-Tech
9:30 AM
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TWO classes June 6, 13, 2024, 9:30-11:30 AM

Session 8A: DSLR Photography, Woodworking, and Battlin‘Bots (grades 4-8)

Discount prices for members. We can adjust topics of the following classes to meet your student‘s interests.
Thursday
13
New England Sci-Tech
6:00 PM
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Learn how to solder electronics to make cool gadgets that light up, make noise, or run around your kitchen floor.
Thursday
13
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Thursdays, June 13, 20, 27.

An introduction to the necessary tools, concepts, processes, and mindset, and show you how to create working Arduino circuits - even if you have never coded or done electronics before.
Friday
14
New England Sci-Tech
10:00 AM
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Four classes WED May 22, WED May 29, *FRI June 7, *FRI June 14 (Note the switch from Wed to Fri halfway through the session)

10:00 AM-12:30 PM

Session 7G: Rocketry, Battlin‘Bots, Chemistry (grades 4-8)

These are the main topics, but there will be time for individual projects, too. We are planning 2 hrs of formal instruction time from 10-12. The 12:00-12:30 time is a “lunch break time” for students to have a snack or lunch at the dining table and socialize, and they may have free time to explore the science games, play billiards, work on individual projects, etc. Parents can pack a lunch for students. Parents may pick up at 12:30, or any time in the 12-12:30 time frame.

Discount prices for members.
Friday
14
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Woodworking Workshop for students in grades 4 though 9. Learn basic hand tools while making a practical or ornamental gift for someone‘s birthday or other special day. Single 2-hr session, 12:30-2:30pm, materials included.
Friday
14
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On Fridays, open members time is usually 6-9 pm.
Friday
14
New England Sci-Tech
8:00 PM
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Sunset 8:24 pm; Moon rises 1:07 pm; Jupiter not up; Saturn not up; Venus sets 8:36 pm.

Join us for stargazing at our public telescope nights. On a typical evening we will turn our large 12" diameter telescope toward the moon, planets, stars, space station, and other objects in the night sky.


This event is free and open to the public on scheduled Friday or Saturday evenings, weather permitting. Children are welcome, however they must be supervised by parents at all times. Optional: BYO binoculars, warm jacket, hand sanitizer, bug repellent.


If weather is dubious, you are welcome to give us a call before driving over to be sure we will be able to open.
Saturday
15
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On Saturdays, open members time is usually 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Saturday
15
New England Sci-Tech
9:30 AM
More Info
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The Youth Inventors Workshop meets on Saturday mornings with assistance from volunteers who have mechanical and/or electronics engineering experience. This is not a class. Students must be motivated and have some goals or ideas they want help with.
Saturday
15
New England Sci-Tech
1:00 PM
More Info
Less Info
Exciting engineering workshop hosted by the New England Weather Balloon Society. Students design and build a scientific payload that will fly to the edge of space aboard a high altitude balloon.
Saturday
15
More Info
Less Info
Scout Leaders and Party Planners: You may reserve this time block of up to 2 hours by "registering" for the event. We will then negotiate the fine details. Payment comes after we agree on everything.
Saturday
15
More Info
Less Info
Game Night- Board Games, Battlin‘Bots, MineCraft, Rocketry/Physics Challenges, Ham Radio Contesting, Planetarium Shows.
Saturday
15
New England Sci-Tech
8:00 PM
More Info
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Join us for stargazing at our public telescope nights. On a typical evening we will turn our large 12" diameter telescope toward the moon, planets, stars, space station, and other objects in the night sky.

This event is free and open to the public on scheduled Friday or Saturday evenings, weather permitting. Children are welcome, however they must be supervised by parents at all times. Optional: BYO binoculars, warm jacket, hand sanitizer, bug repellent.

If weather is dubious, you are welcome to give us a call before driving over to be sure we will be able to open.
Sunday
16
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Prep for BEGINNING National Latin Exam, 10 Sundays, Jun 2 to Aug 18, 10:00-11:30 AM, HYBRID, $198, (Members $144).
Sunday
16
More Info
Less Info
Prep for the INTRO National Latin Exam, 10 Sundays, Jun 2 to Aug 18, 11:00 AM-12:30 PM, HYBRID, $198, (Members $144).
Sunday
16
More Info
Less Info
Learn how to control robotic sensors, servos, and LEDs using the most popular and widely used robotics microcontroller development board, the Arduino.
Sunday
16
More Info
Less Info
Intermediate Course: For those comfortable with the basics of Arduino coding and wiring, dive deeper into topics like interface protocols, voltage and current levels, and advanced coding techniques such as macros, custom functions, classes, arrays, and wireless communication.
Sunday
16
More Info
Less Info
On Sundays, open members time is usually 12:30-3:30 pm.
Sunday
16
New England Sci-Tech
3:00 PM
More Info
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Scout Leaders and Party Planners: You may reserve this time block of up to 2 hours by "registering" for the event. We will then negotiate the fine details. Payment comes after we agree on everything.
Sunday
16
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This ONLINE ham radio course will get you ready to take the Ham Radio GENERAL license exam, the SECOND of three certification levels. Geared toward adults, as well as junior high, high school, and home-school students.
Monday
17
Monday
17
New England Sci-Tech
3:00 PM
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This 4-day Hybrid ONLINE or IN-PERSON ham radio license course will get you ready to take the Ham Radio TECHNICIAN license exam, the FIRST of three certification levels.
Monday
17
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Online by Zoom - Beginner Level – This is a condensed Morse code course with only 6 lessons! Appropriate for children in 5th grade and up. Monday evenings 7:30 to 8:30 pm Eastern Time on MAY 20, 27, Jun 3, 10, 17, 24.
Tuesday
18
New England Sci-Tech
9:00 AM
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ROCKET SCIENCE WEEK: Yes, this IS rocket science! Build air-powered and engine powered rockets, Moon and Mars missions, a Tesla roadster in space…
Tuesday
18
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
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ROCKET SCIENCE WEEK: Yes, this IS rocket science! Build air-powered and engine powered rockets, Moon and Mars missions, a Tesla roadster in space…
Tuesday
18
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On Tuesdays, open members time is usually 3-9 pm. Earlier by appointment.
Tuesday
18
New England Sci-Tech
3:00 PM
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This 4-day Hybrid ONLINE or IN-PERSON ham radio license course will get you ready to take the Ham Radio TECHNICIAN license exam, the FIRST of three certification levels.
Tuesday
18
New England Sci-Tech
7:00 PM
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Radio Club meets in-person and on-line. Register only if you are planning to attend in person so we can have a head count for ordering pizza. Otherwise, use the zoom link to join us on-line.
Wednesday
19
New England Sci-Tech
9:00 AM
More Info
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ROCKET SCIENCE WEEK: Yes, this IS rocket science! Build air-powered and engine powered rockets, Moon and Mars missions, a Tesla roadster in space…
Wednesday
19
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
More Info
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ROCKET SCIENCE WEEK: Yes, this IS rocket science! Build air-powered and engine powered rockets, Moon and Mars missions, a Tesla roadster in space…
Wednesday
19
New England Sci-Tech
3:00 PM
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This 4-day Hybrid ONLINE or IN-PERSON ham radio license course will get you ready to take the Ham Radio TECHNICIAN license exam, the FIRST of three certification levels.
Wednesday
19
New England Sci-Tech
6:00 PM
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Learn how to solder electronics to make cool gadgets that light up, make noise, or run around your kitchen floor.
Thursday
20
New England Sci-Tech
9:00 AM
More Info
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ROCKET SCIENCE WEEK: Yes, this IS rocket science! Build air-powered and engine powered rockets, Moon and Mars missions, a Tesla roadster in space…
Thursday
20
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
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ROCKET SCIENCE WEEK: Yes, this IS rocket science! Build air-powered and engine powered rockets, Moon and Mars missions, a Tesla roadster in space…
Thursday
20
New England Sci-Tech
3:00 PM
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This 4-day Hybrid ONLINE or IN-PERSON ham radio license course will get you ready to take the Ham Radio TECHNICIAN license exam, the FIRST of three certification levels.
Thursday
20
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Thursdays, June 13, 20, 27.

An introduction to the necessary tools, concepts, processes, and mindset, and show you how to create working Arduino circuits - even if you have never coded or done electronics before.
Friday
21
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
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Woodworking Workshop for students in grades 4 though 9. Learn basic hand tools while making a practical or ornamental gift for someone‘s birthday or other special day. Single 3-hr session, 12:00-3:00pm, materials included.
Friday
21
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On Fridays, open members time is usually 6-9 pm.
Friday
21
New England Sci-Tech
6:00 PM
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Build workshops are for members to build, repair, and prep rockets for launch. Workshops are free for members of NEST and/or the rocketry club. Experienced builders may bring their own rockets or design and build using rocket parts we provide. New or beginner level builders will be offered beginner level kits to purchase from us at the workshop. Youth and members get your first rocket for free!
Friday
21
New England Sci-Tech
8:00 PM
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Join us for stargazing at our public telescope nights. On a typical evening we will turn our large 12" diameter telescope toward the moon, planets, stars, space station, and other objects in the night sky.

This event is free and open to the public on scheduled Friday or Saturday evenings, weather permitting. Children are welcome, however they must be supervised by parents at all times. Optional: BYO binoculars, warm jacket, hand sanitizer, bug repellent.
Saturday
22
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On Saturdays, open members time is usually 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Saturday
22
New England Sci-Tech
9:30 AM
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The Youth Inventors Workshop meets on Saturday mornings with assistance from volunteers who have mechanical and/or electronics engineering experience. This is not a class. Students must be motivated and have some goals or ideas they want help with.
Saturday
22
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Join the FUN! Ham Radio Event, Maker Activities, Planetarium Shows, Games, Movie Night, all in one! Hosted by members of Sci-Tech Amateur Radio Society (STARS), and New England Sci-Tech (NEST).

Family Friendly Event! Ham Radio Field Day has Educational Demonstrations, Maker Activities, Telescopes (weather permitting). Hosted by members of Sci-Tech Amateur Radio Society (STARS), New England Amateur Radio (NEAR), and New England Sci-Tech (NEST).
Hosted by members of Sci-Tech Amateur Radio Society (STARS), and New England Sci-Tech (NEST).
Saturday
22
Acton Fields
10:30 AM
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ACTON LAUNCHES:
We launch at the Acton Fields on certain Saturdays from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm on dates when we can join the CMASS club launches. Sometimes we rent the Acton fields on Friday afternoons 3-5 pm or Sundays noon-3 pm.
Saturday
22
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
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Open House –– on certain Saturdays and Sundays. Please register so we will expect you. Come check out the makerspace and take a tour. Bring the kids and other families. Our facilities are geared toward children in grade 4 and up. You can hold a rock from outer space (meteorite), or a dinosaur egg, or a tooth from a Woolly Mammoth!
Saturday
22
New England Sci-Tech
8:00 PM
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Join us for stargazing at our public telescope nights. On a typical evening we will turn our large 12" diameter telescope toward the moon, planets, stars, space station, and other objects in the night sky.

This event is free and open to the public on scheduled Friday or Saturday evenings, weather permitting. Children are welcome, however they must be supervised by parents at all times. Optional: BYO binoculars, warm jacket, hand sanitizer, bug repellent.
Sunday
23
New England Sci-Tech
9:00 AM
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Yard Sale of all types of items.
Sunday
23
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Join the FUN! Ham Radio Event, Maker Activities, Planetarium Shows, Games, Movie Night, all in one! Hosted by members of Sci-Tech Amateur Radio Society (STARS), and New England Sci-Tech (NEST).

Family Friendly Event! Ham Radio Field Day has Educational Demonstrations, Maker Activities, Telescopes (weather permitting). Hosted by members of Sci-Tech Amateur Radio Society (STARS), New England Amateur Radio (NEAR), and New England Sci-Tech (NEST).
Hosted by members of Sci-Tech Amateur Radio Society (STARS), and New England Sci-Tech (NEST).
Sunday
23
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On Sundays, open members time is usually 12:30-3:30 pm.
Sunday
23
New England Sci-Tech
1:00 PM
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The Volunteer Examiner Team of New England Amateur Radio, Inc. (NEAR) offers regular in-person amateur radio license exams at New England Sci-Tech, 16 Tech Circle, Natick, MA. License Candidates: Please read the procedures explained here. Examiners please RSVP from this page.
Sunday
23
New England Sci-Tech
2:00 PM
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Open House –– on certain Saturdays and Sundays. Please register so we will expect you. Come check out the makerspace and take a tour. Bring the kids and other families. Our facilities are geared toward children in grade 4 and up. You can hold a rock from outer space (meteorite), or a dinosaur egg, or a tooth from a Woolly Mammoth!
Sunday
23
New England Sci-Tech
2:00 PM
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Build workshops are for members to build, repair, and prep rockets for launch. Workshops are free for members of NEST and/or the rocketry club. Experienced builders may bring their own rockets or design and build using rocket parts we provide. New or beginner level builders will be offered beginner level kits to purchase from us at the workshop. Youth and members get your first rocket for free!
Sunday
23
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This ONLINE ham radio course will get you ready to take the Ham Radio GENERAL license exam, the SECOND of three certification levels. Geared toward adults, as well as junior high, high school, and home-school students.
Monday
24
Monday
24
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Prep for the INTRO National Latin Exam, 12 Mondays, Jun 3 to Aug 26, 3:00-4:00 PM, by ZOOM, $198, (Members $144).
Monday
24
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Prep for the Pegasus National Mythology Exam, 12 Mondays, Jun 3 to Aug 26, 4:00-5:00 PM, by ZOOM, $198, (Members $144).
Monday
24
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Prep for the BEGINNING National Latin Exam, 12 Mondays, Jun 3 to Aug 26, 5:00-6:00 PM, by ZOOM, $198, (Members $144).
Monday
24
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Online by Zoom - Beginner Level – This is a condensed Morse code course with only 6 lessons! Appropriate for children in 5th grade and up. Monday evenings 7:30 to 8:30 pm Eastern Time on MAY 20, 27, Jun 3, 10, 17, 24.
Tuesday
25
New England Sci-Tech
9:00 AM
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SCI-FI WEEK: Exploring the science fiction genre in books, movies, and art. How did sci-fi inspire a generation of inventors and scientists? Explore the unique contributions made by 2001 A Space Odyssey, Star Wars, and Star Trek.
Tuesday
25
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
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SCI-FI WEEK: Exploring the science fiction genre in books, movies, and art. How did sci-fi inspire a generation of inventors and scientists? Explore the unique contributions made by 2001 A Space Odyssey, Star Wars, and Star Trek.
Tuesday
25
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On Tuesdays, open members time is usually 3-9 pm. Earlier by appointment.
Tuesday
25
New England Sci-Tech
6:00 PM
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The Volunteer Examiner Team of New England Amateur Radio, Inc. (NEAR) offers regular in-person amateur radio license exams at New England Sci-Tech, 16 Tech Circle, Natick, MA. License Candidates: Please read the procedures explained here. Examiners please RSVP from this page.
Tuesday
25
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GUEST SPEAKER: "Using Simulation to Think about the Future of HAM Radio" by Mike Radzicki, K1WPI.

Radio Club meets in-person and on-line. Register only if you are planning to attend in person so we can have a head count for ordering pizza. Otherwise, use the zoom link to join us on-line.
Wednesday
26
New England Sci-Tech
9:00 AM
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SCI-FI WEEK: Exploring the science fiction genre in books, movies, and art. How did sci-fi inspire a generation of inventors and scientists? Explore the unique contributions made by 2001 A Space Odyssey, Star Wars, and Star Trek.
Wednesday
26
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
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SCI-FI WEEK: Exploring the science fiction genre in books, movies, and art. How did sci-fi inspire a generation of inventors and scientists? Explore the unique contributions made by 2001 A Space Odyssey, Star Wars, and Star Trek.
Wednesday
26
New England Sci-Tech
6:00 PM
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Learn how to solder electronics to make cool gadgets that light up, make noise, or run around your kitchen floor.
Thursday
27
New England Sci-Tech
9:00 AM
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SCI-FI WEEK: Exploring the science fiction genre in books, movies, and art. How did sci-fi inspire a generation of inventors and scientists? Explore the unique contributions made by 2001 A Space Odyssey, Star Wars, and Star Trek.
Thursday
27
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
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SCI-FI WEEK: Exploring the science fiction genre in books, movies, and art. How did sci-fi inspire a generation of inventors and scientists? Explore the unique contributions made by 2001 A Space Odyssey, Star Wars, and Star Trek.
Thursday
27
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Thursdays, June 13, 20, 27.

An introduction to the necessary tools, concepts, processes, and mindset, and show you how to create working Arduino circuits - even if you have never coded or done electronics before.
Friday
28
New England Sci-Tech
12:00 PM
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Woodworking Workshop for students in grades 4 though 9. Learn basic hand tools while making a practical or ornamental gift for someone‘s birthday or other special day. Single 3-hr session, 12:00-3:00pm, materials included.
Friday
28
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On Fridays, open members time is usually 6-9 pm.
Saturday
29
New England Sci-Tech
9:30 AM
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The Youth Inventors Workshop meets on Saturday mornings with assistance from volunteers who have mechanical and/or electronics engineering experience. This is not a class. Students must be motivated and have some goals or ideas they want help with.
Saturday
29
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On Saturdays, open members time is usually 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Saturday
29
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The Wireless Technology Club helps you learn about every form of wireless technology, from cell phones, to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, amateur radio, GPS, and deep space communication.
Saturday
29
New England Sci-Tech
3:00 PM
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This series of two 90-minute hands-on learning sessions introduces and reinforces fundamental electrical concepts.

Section 1 (2 Saturdays, 3-4:30pm):
June 29, July 06 - Introduction to Electricity, Parts 1 & 2
Saturday
29
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Game Night- Board Games, Battlin‘Bots, MineCraft, Rocketry/Physics Challenges, Ham Radio Contesting, Planetarium Shows.
Sunday
30
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Prep for BEGINNING National Latin Exam, 10 Sundays, Jun 2 to Aug 18, 10:00-11:30 AM, HYBRID, $198, (Members $144).
Sunday
30
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Prep for the INTRO National Latin Exam, 10 Sundays, Jun 2 to Aug 18, 11:00 AM-12:30 PM, HYBRID, $198, (Members $144).
Sunday
30
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On Sundays, open members time is usually 12:30-3:30 pm.
Sunday
30
New England Sci-Tech
2:00 PM
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This series of two 90-minute hands-on learning sessions introduces and reinforces fundamental electrical concepts.

Section 2 (2 Sundays, 2-3:30pm)
June 30, July 07 - Introduction to Electricity, Parts 1 & 2
Sunday
30
New England Sci-Tech
3:00 PM
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Scout Leaders and Party Planners: You may reserve this time block of up to 2 hours by "registering" for the event. We will then negotiate the fine details. Payment comes after we agree on everything.
Sunday
30
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This 4-week ONLINE ham radio license course will get you ready to take the Ham Radio TECHNICIAN license exam, the FIRST of three certification levels.