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WELCOME
 

TO THE SCIENCE MUSEUM OF LONG ISLAND

1526 N. PLANDOME ROAD, MANHASSET, NY 11030   INFO@SMLI.ORG • 516.627.9400 

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Meet My Friend, Nature - After School Workshop with Lynn Capuano
    Multiple Dates
    May 20, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Join Lynn Capuano, president and founder of Terrapin Environmental Solutions, for a unique five-part workshop series that introduces children to the wonders of nature. Perfect for ages 7-12, each class highlights a different natural element through engaging walks around the preserve and hands-on act
  • Owl Prowl - Family Workshop
    Multiple Dates
    May 20, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT
    Manhasset, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Search for owls in the preserve and enjoy some s'mores by the fire! $20 for Non-Members $15 for Members
  • Pollinator Party - Family Workshop
    May 21, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    What are pollinators and why are they so important? In this class we will take an up-close look at one of the most famous pollinators, butterflies! Learn about their life cycle, how they eat, and most importantly how they help plants grow; see the magic in action at our pollinator garden! And tak
  • Botanical Bonanza - Holiday Workshop
    May 26, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Children ages four and up are welcome to join SMLI on their days off from school to enjoy hours of fun, hands-on science activities! Children will participate in experiments, create crafts, and observe demonstrations.
  • LIVE AT FIVE (5/26) - JAH STIX
    Multiple Dates
    May 26, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Science Museum of Long Island , 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Join us for our second annual outdoor concert series featuring live music, food and beverage trucks, local vendors and science and nature activities for the kids!
  • Wild Survivors - Family Workshop
    May 29, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Work together to survive in the great outdoors! Head to the preserve and explore the essentials to roughing it in the wild: shelter building and making a fire!
  • Guided Nature Walk - Leeds Pond Preserve
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 05, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT
    Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Discover the flora and fauna of beautiful Leeds Pond Preserve during our guided nature walk! We will explore the woodland ecology of the site and learn about the layers of the forest, native vs. invasive plants, which plants are edible, and much more.
  • LIVE AT FIVE (6/9) - THE PORTSIDE HUSTLE
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 09, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Science Museum of Long Island , 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Join us for our second annual outdoor concert series featuring live music, food and beverage trucks, local vendors and science and nature activities for the kids!
  • Owl Prowl - Family Workshop
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 10, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM EDT
    Manhasset, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Search for owls in the preserve and enjoy some s'mores by the fire! $20 for Non-Members $15 for Members
  • Expedition: Manhasset Bay - Family Workshop
    Jun 12, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Join us on a walk as we discover the ecology of our very own Manhasset Bay! Dive into learning about the different layers of the ocean as well as what it takes to survive in the intertidal zone. Team up with your family as we hunt for all the different organisms that inhabit our shores. We?ll explor
  • STEM Saturday - Rocketry! Family Workshop
    Jun 18, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    3...2...1... LIFTOFF! Join us this Father's Day weekend to construct your very own rocket! Our instructors will take you through the process step-by-step and even show you how to customize your rocket to your preferred specifications.
  • Marine Madness - Holiday Workshop
    Jun 20, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 N Plandome Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Explore Manhasset Bay and all it has to offer as we dive into marine biology. Find univalves and bivalves, visit the osprey nest, and much more in a day filled with aquatic adventures!