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Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 | 1–5 p.m.

Art/Design

AZ PBS Living Room

Arizona PBS invites you to our living room where we will be streaming live PBS KIDS programming. Kids can sit on the living room rug and enjoy their favorite shows such as “Daniel Tiger,” “Splash and Bubbles,” “Let’s Go Luna!” and more.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • Cronkite/8 (CRONK) | Sixth Floor | Studio A

Health & Wellness

Popcorn Bar!

Come create your own gourmet packet of popcorn.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) Outdoors | Book Internally

Natural Science

Writers, Rockets and More!

Writers, Rockets and More! The sky's the limit, let your writing, your rocket and senses soar! Join University Academic Success Programs to write creatively, construct soda straw rockets and play our mystery balloon sensory game.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | First Floor | 101

Health & Wellness

Experiential Health Activities

Meet Sammy the simulation manikin and learn first aid techniques as he experiences a “series of unfortunate events”. Learn to recognize heart and breath sounds using the same equipment our students use. Interact with our SimBaby Josefina, a high-tech infant simulator who helps our students practice routine care and manage critical emergencies. Watch a CPR demonstration and practice on our manikins, then roll the dice and build your own mini first aid kit.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) | First Floor | Rooms 101 & 103

Health & Wellness

Food on the Go!

We know that you're always on the go so visit the College of Health Solutions' Instructional Kitchen. You'll learn how to make quick and healthy meals that you can take on the go with you to match your busy lifestyle. You'll walk away with new recipes and a quick meal.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health South (HLTHS) | First Floor | Instructional Kitchen

Health & Wellness

Blood Pressure Screening

The College of Nursing and Health Innovation invites you to have your blood pressure checked and learn more about systolic and diastolic pressure readings. What do your numbers mean?

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) | First Floor | Lobby

Natural Science

How Safe Is It to Ride a Rollercoaster?

A mini roller coaster lets you see the physics behind these thrilling amusement park rides. Enjoy other fun physics activities, including FUN FLY STICKS (levitate incredible metallic-looking shapes), FAKE PIGGY (a 3D image generated using parabolic mirrors), and see LIGHTNING form before your eyes!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | Third Floor | 371

Art/Design

Make a Robot!

Join in the fun and excitement of the ASU maker community by learning how to make a simple and tiny robot call a Bristlebot! ASU Library is just one of the many maker communities all over the world that provides a creative space for people, ideas and tools to come together -- a place where fun and learning go hand in hand. You will also get a chance to race your robot!

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Arizona Center (AZCNTR) | Seventh Floor | 710

Art/Design

Daniel Tiger Puppet Making

Come make puppets with us, and enter a land of “Make-Believe” and play around the Daniel the Tiger trolley cut out.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • Cronkite/8 (CRONK) | Sixth Floor | Studio A

Art/Design

AZ PBS Membership Promotions

Come say hello to the PBS membership team and learn more about the Passport app, PBS Membership sign-up, and don't forget to sign up for the raffle!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • Cronkite/8 (CRONK) | Sixth Floor | Studio A

Engineering

Hands on Robotics Experience

ASU Preparatory Academy Robotics and Engineering students work on a wide range of projects throughout the school year. This year students programmed their very own robots, worked with theater to create props, and made computer carts for several classrooms. Learn to be a Robotics Master by making changes to the robots, programing them, and controlling their movement. Our high school students will work with you to help you through the process as you learn about programming robots.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • Cronkite/8 (CRONK) | First Floor | Room 121

Health & Wellness

Mindfulness Through the Senses

ASU Center for Mindfulness, Compassion & Resilience is excited to invite you to participate in Mindfulness through the Senses this year at Open Door. This journey will include hands-on activities and practice while invoking the senses of sight, smell, taste, sound, touch, and movement through Mindfulness. Please feel free to drop-in at any time and take your senses through an adventure of self-discovery.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) Outdoors | Courtyard

Health & Wellness

Touch a Real Brain!

At this interactive booth, participants will be able to glove-up and touch a real brain! They will learn what parts of the brain are responsible for things like moving, feeling, talking, and memory.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) Outdoors | Book Internally

Humanities

Get Creative With The Greats!

Families are invited to explore some of the great thinkers Honors students discuss in the Human Event course. Join us in making Plato's Play-doh, shaking things up Shakespeare's Shakers, clowning around with Socrates Sock Puppets, and soaring the skies with Aristotle's Airplanes!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | First Floor | The Barrett Suite - UCENT 162

Social Science

Groovy Communication Game Show

Don’t be square, join the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts for a trip to the groovy 1960s and participate in our version of a far-out, old-school TV Game Show all about how humans communicate in 2019. Test your knowledge of fun facts and some misconceptions about human communication in our modern era. It would be outta sight if you all come play! Get ready for some light and sound effects, and buzzers to bring out your game playing spirit. GREAT FOR TEENS AND ADULTS!

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Arizona Center (AZCNTR) | Third Floor | Room 383

Humanities

Be a news anchor

Reading a teleprompter is not as easy as TV News anchors make it look. You'll have your chance to sit at the news desk.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • Cronkite/8 (CRONK) | Sixth Floor | Cronkite News Studio

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