Become a rocketeer

Become a rocketeerBuild and launch a model rocket! ALL TIMESLOTS FILLEDDepartmentPhysics9:00 am – 3:00 pm The Launch Pad


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Do you want to launch a model rocket hundreds of feet into the air? Learn how model rockets work and how to load engines and pack parachutes. Then launch your own rocket and track its trajectory. Come and join us in Dunn Meadow to get some hands-on experience with preparing and launching model rockets. You need to sign up for a launch window for the hands-on experience. However, everyone is welcome to come and watch the launches.

Due to popularity, you must reserve a timeslot in advance using the form below. Best for ages 7 and up.

All timeslots have been filled.

Health Guidelines

Sanitizer Available
Outdoor Activity