Has your child ever wondered about the gravitational force of the Death Star? Just how did speed racers fly?

Let them channel that curiosity through a variety of activities focused on these Star Wars physics problems during the Putnam Museum’s (1717 W 12th Street Davenport) Explorers/Explorers Jr.: “May the 4th Be With YOU!” this Saturday May 4 from 9 – 11 a.m.

Parents can rest assured during Putnam Explorers (Grades 2-5) & Explorers Jr. (Pre-K* – 1st grade) workshops that their children are given the tools to examine, investigate, create and invent while exploring the museum and participating in fun, hands-on activities guided by Putnam educators.

Explorers/Explorers Jr. workshops are a great way for children to examine, investigate, create and invent while exploring the museum and participating in hands-on activities with Putnam educators.

Costs are $14 per program or $11 for Putnam members. Learn more and register here or call (563) 324-1933.

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.