Looking for some educational fun for your student's school Holiday?

For Vacations and Holidays we offer One Day Workshop and Week Long drop-off Programs. Programs are offered in half days - AM & PM. See below for current registration opportunities and be sure to check out the Program Overview and Details and Procedures for more information.

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Winter Break 26 December 26th

December 26th Schedule

Engineering snowball fights

$75 per Half Day
$150 for All Day
$20 Extended Day until 6pm

AM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Nothing to see here - Join us in the afternoon!

PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Grades K-1 & 2-3 & 4-6: Snowball Launching Engineering Challenge
Snowball fight!! Students will be given resources to create the best snowball launching mechanisms they can dream up. They will work in pairs to design, build, and test snowball launching machines which they will use to plow down towers of cups.

Grades K-1 & 2-3 & 4-6: Minecraft Snowball Fight
Students will begin their time in the world of Minecraft by creating the best fort they can come up with in a given area. Toward the end of the session, they will then be given permission to hurl non-damaging snowballs at each other's forts for a big snowball fight.


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Winter Break 27 December 27th

December 27th Schedule

All kinds of thank you card making

$75 per Half Day
$150 for All Day
$20 Extended Day until 6pm

AM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Popup Card Mechanics
Nowadays there are so many robots and moving toys that we forget how magical it can be to make things move without any electricity at all. During this class, students will design and create their own pop-up cards then be encouraged to write a thank you note to someone special to them this holiday season.

Grades 2-3: Scratch Thank You Cards
Remember when eCards were all the rage? Now instead of just going to a website to pick one out, students can code their own. In this class, students will learn how to make their own eCards for someone special to them this holiday season.

Grades 4-6: Minecraft: Tropical Getaway
Escape the cold New England winter to a tropical ocean full of warm islands. Come play in a world with all of your fellow students and friends.

Grades 4-6: Einstein's Studio: Batik
Batik is the art of applying wax to fabric before it's dyed to create unique patterns. During this studio, students will be given bandanas which they will decorate with crayons and then dye to reveal their amazing designs.

PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Minecraft: Tropical Getaway
Escape the cold New England winter to a tropical ocean full of warm islands. Come play in a world with all of your fellow students and friends.

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Einstein's Studio: Batik
Batik is the art of applying wax to fabric before it's dyed to create unique patterns. During this studio, students will be given bandanas which they will decorate with crayons and then dye to reveal their amazing designs.

Grades 4-6: Popup Card Mechanics
Nowadays there are so many robots and moving toys that we forget how magical it can be to make things move without any electricity at all. During this class, students will design and create their own pop-up cards and be encouraged to write a thank you note to someone special to them this holiday season.

Grades 4-6: Java Thank You Cards
Remember when eCards were all the rage? Now instead of just going to a website to pick one out, students can code their own. In this class, students will learn how to make their own eCard for someone special to them this holiday season.


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Winter Break 30 December 30th

December 30th Schedule

Home sweet home

$75 per Half Day
$150 for All Day
$20 Extended Day until 6pm

AM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Animated Gingerbread Houses
Take your gingerbread house making skills to the next level with lights, gears, and more! Students will be designing and decorating their own fake gingerbread homes with inedible materials so they last longer than just the holiday season. Inside, they will be using gears and lights to create lively STEM homes.

Grades 2-3: Scratch Homes
Students will be using Scratch to create their very own candy homes.

Grades 4-6: Minecraft Candyland
In this Minecraft world, everything is made of candy! Come play with all of your friends in candyland.

Grades 4-6: Einstein's Studio: Mindstorm Home Automation
In this studio, students will be designing ways to automate homes with LEGO Mindstorm Robotics. They will be challenged to create something new and innovative, pushing their ideas to the limits.

PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Minecraft Candyland
In this Minecraft world, everything is made of candy! Come play with all of your friends in candyland.

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Einstein's Studio: LEGO Homes
In this studio, students will each be creating their own LEGO homes to build a whole LEGO neighborhood. They will be challenged to use motors to push their ideas to the limits.

Grades 4-6: Animated Gingerbread Houses
Take your gingerbread house making skills to the next level with lights, gears, and more! Students will be designing and decorating their own fake gingerbread homes with inedible materials so they last longer than just the holiday season. Inside, they will be using gears and lights to create lively STEM homes.

Grades 4-6: Delicious Minecraft Modding
In this coding class, students will be modifying Minecraft to create their own custom candy blocks.


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Winter Break 31 December 31st

December 31st Schedule

Snowy winter wonderland

$75 per Half Day
$150 for All Day
$20 Extended Day until 6pm

AM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Make your own Snow Globe
Students will be making their very own fluttering, fan-powered snow globes.

Grades 2-3: Scratch Snowball Game
Instead of playing a game, students will make one in this Scratch class. A teacher will walk them through creating their own snowy computer game.

Grades 4-6: Minecraft Winter Wonderland
Come play Minecraft with your fellow students and friends in a special Winter Wonderland World.

Grades 4-6: Einstein's Studio: Watercolor Creatures and Clay
This studio will consist of two projects. For the first, students will be playing with color and water as they create beautiful creatures. The second activity will challenge students to decorate pens with Model Magic, then allow them to let their imaginations run wild.

PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Minecraft Winter Wonderland
Come play Minecraft with your fellow students and friends in a special Winter Wonderland World.

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Einstein's Studio: Watercolor Creatures and Clay
This studio will consist of two projects. For the first, students will be playing with color and water as they create beautiful creatures. The second activity will challenge students to decorate pens with Model Magic, then allow them to let their imaginations run wild.

Grades 4-6: Make your own Snow Globe
Students will be making their very own fluttering, fan-powered snow globes.

Grades 4-6: Java Snowball Pong
Everyone remembers one of the first and most popular games of all time, pong, so let's see what went into making it.


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Veterans November 11th

Color Changing Mug

Heat can create magic!

$75 per Half Day
$150 for All Day
$20 Extended Day until 6pm

AM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grades K-1 & 2-3: Thermochromic Mug Design
Heat can do so many things, even change something's color! In this class, students will get to design and decorate their own mugs that will change color when a warm drink is poured in and learn why that happens.

Grades 1-3: Scratch Animation Set Ablaze
In this class, students will learn how to create fiery animations in Scratch. They will learn how to change colors and brightnesses to design and code their own heat-themed animations.

Grades 4-6: Minecraft Volcano Village
Explore a lava biome and learn how to protect yourself with your friends in this social-playing class.

Grades 4-6: Einstein's Studio: We're Shrinking!
Remember the magic of Shrinky Dinks? We're bringing it back with a session of shrinking! So many things can be done with Shrinky Dinks from keychains, to bookmarks, to game pieces, and more! Students will be encouraged to let their creativity run wild as they create unique pieces and learn the answer to the magical question: how do Shrinky Dinks shrink?

PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Grades K-3: Minecraft Volcano Village
Explore a lava biome and learn how to protect yourself with your friends in this social-playing class.

Grades K-3: Einstein's Studio: We're Shrinking!
Remember the magic of Shrinky Dinks? We're bringing it back with a session of shrinking! So many things can be done with Shrinky Dinks from keychains, to bookmarks, to game pieces, and more! Students will be encouraged to let their creativity run wild as they create unique pieces and learn the answer to the magical question: how do Shrinky Dinks shrink?

Grades 4-6: Thermochromic Mug Design
In this class, students will be creating color-changing mugs in two parts. The first part will be to learn Inkscape - a vector program used in a variety of STEM fields - to create their mug design. The second part will be to apply that design and learn how the thermochromic paint they're using works.

Grades 4-6: Java Processing
In this class, students will learn the basics of Java processing by creating a drawing program.


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Columbus Day October 14th

Ulm on Mars

Time to learn about lights!

$75 per Half Day
$150 for All Day
$20 Extended Day until 6pm

AM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grades K-1: Light-up Dioramas
Old fashioned dioramas are just that, old fashioned. At Einstein’s Workshop, you’ll learn how to jazz them up with LED lights! Get lots of hands-on experience building and creating with the added STEM benefit.

Grades 2-3: LED Light-up Circuits
Design and make your own lamp from scratch! Learn some foam board techniques to create the perfect lamp for your bedroom, living room, or wherever needs a little light, then learn how to wire it up with batteries and switches.

Grades 4-6: Minecraft Redstone Lights
Enjoy some time in the world of Minecraft with your friends while learning the basics of circuitry with Redstone by using it to create lights with different switches.

Grades 4-6: Einstein's Studio: Stained Glass
Make use of the brightest light out there: the sun! In this creative class, students will use tissue paper to create beautiful pieces of stained glass in a unique way.

PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Grades K-1 and 2-3: Minecraft Redstone Lights
Enjoy some time in the world of Minecraft with your friends while learning the basics of circuitry with Redstone by using it to create lights with different switches.

Grades K-1 and 2-3: Einstein's Studio: Stained Glass
Make use of the brightest light out there: the sun! In this creative class, students will use tissue paper to create beautiful pieces of stained glass in a unique way.

Grades 4-6: LED Arduino
Take your LED skills to the next level with Arduino. Kids will learn how to program individually addressable RGB LEDs and learn the basics of programming in C.


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Yom Kippur October 9th

Ulm on Mars

Spend the day on Mars!

$75 per Half Day
$150 for All Day
$20 Extended Day until 6pm

AM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grades K-1 and 2-3: Mars Terraforming with LEGO Wedo
Our mission is space, our destinations Mars. Work together to build a space base using Lego. If we were to venture out into space, what kind of buildings would we need to survive? How do we make oxygen? How do we produce food? How can we explore science further?

Grades 4-6: Minecrafting Mars
Mars is a treacherous place. Do you have what it takes to design a futuristic base? What kind of buildings do we need in order to survive the harsh conditions? Work together to make a habitable base in a harsh Minecraft desert environment with low gravity!

Grades 4-6: Rocket Man Scratch Programming
Rocket man! Kids will learn the basics of Scratch programming by building a basic rocket game. Use keyboard controls to lift your rocket and guide it to the landing zone!

PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Grades K-1 and 2-3: Minecrafting Mars
Mars is a treacherous place. Do you have what it takes to design a futuristic base? What kind of buildings do we need in order to survive the harsh conditions? Work together to make a habitable base in a harsh Minecraft desert environment with low gravity!

Grades K-1 and 2-3: Rocket Man Scratch Programming
Rocket man! Kids will learn the basics of Scratch programming by building a basic rocket game. Use keyboard controls to lift your rocket and guide it to the landing zone!

Grades 4-6: Mars Terraforming with LEGO Mindstorms
Our mission is space, our destinations Mars. Work together to build a space base using Lego. If we were to venture out into space, what kind of buildings would we need to survive? How do we make oxygen? How do we produce food? How can we explore science further?


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Rosh Hashanah September 30th

CardboardCastle

Gather around ye lords and ladies for a day of castle building and defense!

$75 per Half Day
$150 for All Day
$20 Extended Day until 6pm

AM 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grades 1-3: Large Scale Castle Building
Let's think BIG! In this single-day activity, kids will learn basic engineering concepts such as weight distribution, balance, and angles to build castles big enough to enter. They will work together to make something larger than they could on their own - and they'll have plenty of space in our huge workshop! Join us for a day of learning and playing together to create some fantastical castles!

Grades 4-6: Storm the Castle in Scratch
Defend your castle! In this Scratch class, students will create their own castle defense games. Learn the basics of working with variables and how to use them to code health counters which create an effective beginning, middle, and end to the game. Code your castle, defend your castle.

Grades 4-6: Minecraft Medieval History
Make the most of your Minecraft time by playing with a twist of Medieval history thrown in. Build castles, journey together, and even get some hands-on experience with some medieval garb. Come crusade with us!

PM 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Grades 1-3: Minecraft Medieval History
Make the most of your Minecraft time by playing with a twist of Medieval history thrown in. Build castles, journey together, and even get some hands-on experience with some medieval garb. Come crusade with us!

Grades 1-3: Storm the Castle in Scratch
Defend your castle! In this Scratch class, students will create their own castle defense games. Learn the basics of working with variables and how to use them to code health counters which create an effective beginning, middle, and end to the game. Code your castle, defend your castle.

Grades 4-6: Large Scale Castle Building
Let's think BIG! In this single-day activity, kids will learn basic engineering concepts such as weight distribution, balance, and angles to build castles big enough to enter. They will work together to make something larger than they could on their own - and they'll have plenty of space in our huge workshop! Join us for a day of learning and playing together to create some fantastical castles!


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Week Long Program

  • Students will sign up for a single class which will meet everyday for a week. The class will meet either in the AM or the PM session. If you wanted to attend All Day for the Week Long Program then you would sign up for an AM class and a PM class.

Workshop

  • A Workshop will meet only once (AM or PM). This most often applies to a School Holiday day in which case you would register for either an AM session, a PM session or both for All Day. Occasionally there will be Workshops for a full week. If you wanted to attend a week of Workshops then you would register for a class each day, AM or PM, or both for All Day.

Sessions

The day is divided into two Sessions, AM and PM. Each session is 3 hours long and is registered for independently.

 AMlg 

Morning Session
9:00am - 12:00pm 

 PMlg

Afternoon Session
1:00pm - 4:00pm

 AllDay

All Day
Sign up for a Morning AND an Afternoon session to attend All Day
All Day students will attend from 9:00am - 4:00pm with a lunch period at noon. 

Students attending Classes, Week Long Programs, and Workshops can be Dropped Off by their parent/guardian for the duration of their registered session. Students being dropped off must follow these policies.

Registration

Students must be registered and paid for a specific class, time and duration before the beginning of the first day. Students will be able to attend classes only during the time that they are registered.

Sign-in/Sign-out

An adult parent or guardian MUST accompany their student, regardless of age, into the facility to Sign-in. Upon Sign-in the guardian will also inform staff who will be Signing-out their student. The guardian or pick-up adult must be at Einstein's Workshop by the end of class and must enter the building to Sign-out their student.

Sign-in/Sign-out Schedule:

  • AM session students may be dropped off at 8:45am and must be picked up by 12:00pm.
  • PM session students may be dropped off at 12:45pm and must be picked up by 4:00pm.
  • All Day students may be dropped off at 8:45am and must be picked up by 4:00pm.

Snack and Lunch

During a 3 hour session (Week Long Programs and Workshops) students will have a break during the session in which they can eat a snack. For these sessions please pack a *Nut Free* snack and water/beverage for the student.

If a student is signed up for All Day (an AM and PM session) then the students will have snack during each session AND a lunch at noon. For a student attending All Day please pack *Nut Free* snacks, beverages and a lunch for the student.

*Nut Free Facility

Due to the prevelance of nut, tree-nut and peanut allergies among children age K-8, we have chosen to be a Nut Free Facility. ALL FOOD, snacks, lunches and beverages should be completely free of nuts. Failure to provide nut free food may result in the child being moved to a seperate area while eating and notification of the parent/guardian.

Safety and Responsibility

During registration the parent/guardian will provide a telephone number in case of emergency. Guardians should be available to recieve contact from Einstein's Workshop at any time while their student is at Einstein's Workshop.

Valuables

Einstein's Workshop is not responsible for any student's items or objects. Students should not bring any toys or other valuables to Einstein's Workshop. Items found at Einstein's Workshop will be stored in the Lost in Found which is donated to charity once every month.


Past Events from 2017-2018

Take Flight

Take Flight

Winter Olympics

Winter Olympics

MLK Day

Alien Invasion

Winter Break

Wintry World

Black Friday

Minecraft Fest

Veterans Day

Underground Cities

Hello From Mars

Hello From Mars

Back to School

Back to School

Future Farming

Future Farming