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

NS3’s Science Studio has a new location!

You can now find us at 4355 Jingle Pot Road in room 105.



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Saturday Workshops

Scribbling Machines: Learn about circuits as you build a scribbling machine from scratch by connecting a battery, a motor, and some felt pens. December 10th 1:00-3:00 pm; ages 6+

Registration available here.

NS3’s First Winter Break Camp

Where the Winter Things Are: Learn and explore all things winter! We will explore the concepts of migration, hibernation, sublimation and investigation. January 3-6, 2017; 9:00am-3:00pm; ages 6+.

Registration available here.

Dry Ice Fun!


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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