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Summer Schedule

Beginning June 6, drop-in activities will be held every Mon., Wed., Thurs., Fri. 1 - 3 p.m. (through August 10, except on June 29).
Beginning June 13, the Idea Hub is open daily10 a.m. - 1 p.m. on weekdays, in addition to our regular weekend hours of 12 - 4 p.m. (through August 10, except on June 29). 

Sunday, April 1, 2018

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12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
 
 
 
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Join Gary Van Zante, Curator at the MIT Museum, and Julia Meer, visiting faculty in the MIT School of Architecture, for an overview of modernist graphic design by examining the important contributions of the MIT Office of Design Services in the 19

 
 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
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12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
 
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Jason Levine, musician, performer, and computational artist will discuss his path through computer science and music technology to build his vibrant career and artistic practice.

 
 
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Join Jason Levine, computational artist and musician, in an exploration of live coded music. Learn about Levine’s process and create your own improvised algorithmic composition during this special, one-time workshop.

 
(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

When museums make their collections assesible, it opens up myriad possibilities to create games, toys, designs, and other creative uses.

 
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(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Learn about science through board games! Enjoy an evening of science-themed games with your friends and family, and see how your science knowledge stacks up to others. 

 
(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Autonomous vehicles are coming. Are you ready? Learn how to program a LEGO vehicle to better understand how researchers are programming self-driving cars, and meet MIT’s Leilani Gilpin, who is actively working on the future of transportation.

 
(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Have you built awe-inspiring chain reactions and delighted your friends? Or, want to challenge your building skills? Then register your team and compete for Chain Reaction glory! Teams will receive a box of mater

 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
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(All day)

Every April, as part of this city-wide festival, enjoy performances, learn about cutting-edge research, and meet scientists and engineers of all kinds.

 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
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12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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