Trick or Treating

Build Your Own Black Light Secret Message – Perfect for Trick or Treating!

We are always looking for new and fun science activities at the Steve Spangler Science Labs.This Halloween season we have really outdone ourselves with a new product line that includes Vampire Slime and Vampire Veins. We have also created this simple and easy craft that also teaches a lesson in the science of glow. Some of the adults in the company may also sneak into Steve’s Playroom, turn off the lights and put together puppet shows with our black light projectors. I won’t tell if you won’t tell. I’m also prepping to do this activity with 20 Brownie Girl Scouts this Tuesday. I can’t wait to see what they all come up with. I know it will be beyond anything that our Spangler lab rats have created the past few weeks. This black light projector is perfect to tak...

Fun Fall Activities & Events in Denver!

Looking for something fun to do in Denver now that fall is here?  Well, search no more!  Here is a great list of Free Days, Events, Festivals and Fun things to do right here in the Mile High area!  There is something for everyone on this list.  Be sure to check it out! FREE DAYS Botanic Gardens 720-864-3500 Friday, October 23 Botanic Gardens at Chatfield Park 303-973-3705 Friday, November 6 Friday, December 4 Denver Museum of Nature and Science 303-322-7009 Monday, November 2 Sunday, November 22 Denver Art Museum 720-865-5000 Free First Saturdays – the first Saturday of every month is free for Colorado residents; entry ticket is required for crowd control Children’s Museum 303-433-7444 Free First Tuesdays – the first Tuesday of every month is free for Colorado residents from 4:00 – 8:00 pm...

Fall Festivals & Halloween Events

Looking for some Fall Festivals to attend?  Need some Halloween Events for your Little Ghosts and Goblins?  Check out our list of fun things to do in the area! FALL FESTIVALS, CORN MAZES AND PUMPKIN PATCHES For a complete listing of corn mazes and pumpkin patches throughout the state, check out this link. Denver Botanic Gardens Corn Maze – 303-973-3705 Now through October 31: Fridays 4:00 – 9:00 pm Saturdays 10:00 am – 9:00 pm Sundays 12:00-8:00 pm Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield – 8500 Deer Creek Canyon Road Littleton, CO 80128 Admission – Members $8.00 Adults/$4.00 Kids; Non-members $10.00/$5.00; does not include admission to the Pumpkin Festival Halloween Fun at Cottonwood Farms Now through October 31: Daily 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Cottonwood Farms – SW corner of 75th and Arapahoe ...