December Weekend Workshop

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December 10, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

$12.00 - $22.00

Join us for a weekend workshop, with a focus on photography! Learn the fundamentals of how cameras work and what each part does, including:
– three basic camera settings (exposure, aperture, and ISO sensitivity) and how to take control of them on a camera or smartphone
– basic composition
– photo scavenger hunt
– darkroom session with winter-themed photograms (an artwork using photosensitive paper to create shapes and images)

This workshop is ideal for children in grades 6 and up (ages 11+). Maximum of 20 participants. Any young scientists under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult, who will remain with the child for the entire session at no additional cost.

One session will be held at 11:00 am and will run about two hours in length.

Cost is $12.00 for Members and $15.00 for Non-Members per session (this includes one child and one adult)

An All-Access Pass, which includes admission to the Museum and Planetarium, is available for $22.00 for the child only. Adults will have to purchase museum admission separately.

First come, first served; space is limited!



December 10, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
$12.00 - $22.00


Discovery Museum
4450 Park Ave.
Bridgeport, CT 06604 United States
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Per the recommendation of the Connecticut Department of Public Health, the Discovery Science Center & Planetarium has a universal mask policy until further notice.

All occupants of indoor public and common areas ages 2 and up, including staff and visitors, are required to wear masks, regardless of vaccination status, until further notice.

We appreciate your cooperation.

In the wake of the public health concerns around COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we have augmented cleaning protocols with a specific focus on areas and surfaces with frequent guest contact. Our employees have been trained on best practices for preventing the spread of germs and viruses. In addition, our employees engage in frequent hand washing and encourage guests to do so as well.