2829 Cherokee Street Kennesaw
2020 Fall/Winter Schedule
September 23 at 10am and 1pm
Homeschool Workshop Series: Art of the Locomotive
Gain a new perspective on train-related artwork! Explore the technique of perspective, create your own artwork, and investigate how paintings can bring the story of “The Great Locomotive Chase” to life.
October 7 at 10am and 1pm
Homeschool Workshop Series: Patterns to Parts
Do you know how locomotives were built? Stop by this workshop to explore a real locomotive factory, create a locomotive part through casting, and experiment with your own casting techniques! In this workshop, students will learn about the foundry casting process, will use wax to cast an object, and will discover how this process relates to locomotive construction.
October 21 at 10am and 1pm
Homeschool Workshop Series: Dots and Dashes
Do you think you could send a message with only dots and dashes? Try using Morse code! Before cell phones and walkie-talkies, people used the telegraph to communicate over long distances. In this workshop, students will learn about the importance of the telegraph and will build their own.
November 11 at 10am and 1pm
Homeschool Workshop Series: Simple Machines
Sometimes the simplest creations can make the biggest impact. People have used simple machines to assist in everyday life for centuries. Join us and you will have the chance to make your own creation using simple machines!
December 9 at 10am and 1pm
Homeschool Workshop Series: Railroad Signals
How do vehicles know when to slow down and what may be ahead? Join us during this workshop where we will investigate the different types of signals used in transportation and how they have changed over the years. You will have the chance to create your own transportation signal!