Welcome to the Nanaimo Science and Sustainability Society (NS3)!

Join us for an open house at our new Science Studio!

Come check out our new space at 4355 Jingle Pot Rd (home of Island ConnectED)- room 107. The Science Studio will be open for free drop-in on Saturday, September 24th from 10-12.  Come by to say hi and find out about upcoming programs and events!




NS3’s Homeschool Series! 

This class is aimed to provide additional science curriculum in an interactive class setting for homeschool students.  The next series will be running for six weeks starting Wednesday, October 12 from 10:00-11:30am.  The theme will be WATER!  Explore topics such as the importance of wetlands, aquatic animal adaptations and properties of water such as surface tension.  We will make a trip to Divers Lake to collect water samples and practice using our DIY under water viewer. Ages: 6+ Registration available here.


NS3’s Fourth Annual Spooktacular Science Challenge!  

Save the date for Sunday October 30!  You can register online here.

Drop In Science Studio

Our new drop-in schedule starts up Oct 12. NS3’s Lego Robotics Club is back by popular demand and we are starting up a new Science Explorations drop-off program on Thursday afternoons. With new activities and old favorites, there is something for everyone! Please see the Science Studio page for more details.

NS3 Gift Certificates!

New! We now have gift certificates available to purchase in any denomination! The dollar amount can be put towards any of our programs including drop-in passes to the Science Studio, after-school programs, Saturday Workshops or spring break and summer camps!

To purchase a gift certificate, simply visit our Science Studio during any of our drop-in times. Cheque or cash please.

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