Curious Minds Welcome

Are you a teen or do you know a teen who loves science? The South Carolina Aquarium Teen Science Café out-of-school programs are a free, fun way for teens to engage in lively, educational conversations with STEM experts.  For teens ages 13-17.  Due to COVID-19, we’re hosting 2021’s Teen Science Cafés via Zoom.

January Teen Science Café

Explore free, online coding opportunities, get the scoop on the newest technology careers and learn about the different industries hiring coders in South Carolina with Kaity Miller, program director at SC Codes.

Thursday, January 21, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

February Teen Science Café

Dive in with South Carolina Aquarium educator and dolphin researcher, Meghan Galipeau, as she teaches you all about one of Charleston’s favorite residents, the bottlenose dolphin. 

Thursday, February 18, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

March Teen Science Café

Join wildlife photographer, Vance Solseth, as he shows you how to upgrade your Instagram and Snapchat images with easy tips on lighting, perspective and animal behavior.

Tuesday, March 30, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

April Teen Science Café

Discover how to start your own compost, and learn about the benefits with South Carolina Department of Natural Resources staff, Olivia Bueno and Erica Connery.

Thursday, April 15, 6 – 7:30 p.m.

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