Pittsburgh Science Workshop offers 4 main types of programs

After-School Drop-In

FREE Open Workshop time for Youth ages 7-18 and (optionally) their families. Drop by afterschool to explore exciting new science, and bring your ideas to life with constructive projects!

During Winter months our drop-in hours on the Northside are Fridays 3:30-6:00pm at the greenspace at 854 Kirkbride St (near Brighton Rd)

School Programs

For schools we offer inquiry-based, guided hands-on investigations, emphasizing problem-solving skills and experimentation. Aligned with state standards and on science and engineering topics of the teachers choice! Request a visit or contact us for a current list of activity offerings.

OST Partnerships

Pittsburgh Science Workshop collaborates with other youth-serving organizations to provide out-of-school STEM enrichment. We can tailor a one-time visit or ongoing partnership to reflect the interests of your group. Reach out to Dr. Fox to make a request.

Science Bus

Our Science Bus visits a wide array of public venues including block parties, community gatherings, schools, parks, and libraries. Including live animals and fascinating physics exhibits! Operating April – Nov, request a visit here. We prioritize visiting underserved communities.

What do people get to do when they visit a Community Science Workshop? Check out below!

“I am so happy! I am always happy when I get to do crazy experiments! Very happy!” – 8 year old CSW participant