Salinas Community Science Workshop


Tools in Your Hands!

Open Structure Drop-In Hours

The core program of SCSW is our open structure drop-in hours after school to El Sausal Middle School.Students are welcome into the Workshop to pursue the projects of their imaginations, or just to explore the exhibits and use the science instruments.

At the drop-in hours, anything is possible. Projects may take an hour or two, or several weeks to complete. All our materials are up for grabs and all tools stand ready to put into use. If ideas need more tools or materials, we’ll see if we can get them.

If students need an idea, they just have a look at the dozens of project models we’ve got hanging around. Or are encouraged to grab some scrap material and start gluing it together, painting it, or cutting it apart. At the SCSW you can always: