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Mad Science Spring Break Program

Mad Science programs are interactive and allow kids to explore different areas of science in an interesting, entertaining way. These two different programs are sure to keep your child engaged during spring break.


Children ages 5-12

Children must be enrolled in kindergarten or higher for the 2023-2024 school year.


Mad Science of Pittsburgh Staff


Monday – Thursday

March 25 – 28, 2024

See class specific times below.


Mt. Lebanon Recreation Center 2nd Floor – Room B
(Take ramp to 2nd Floor Lobby)

900 Cedar Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15228


Mt. Lebanon Recreation Office
(412) 343-3409







Important Note

Children who are enrolled in both Secret Agent Lab and Fizz, Boom, Bang are welcome to pack their lunch and spend the hour break supervised by Mad Science staff. 

Explore Classes Below

Secret Agent Lab

Activity Number SP24-9047
Dates March 25 - 28
Time 9:00 am -12:00 pm

Fizz, Boom, Bang

Activity Number SP24-9048
Dates March 25 - 28
Time 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Secret Agent Lab Develop your special agent and detective skills in this super hands-on program! Uncover the science involved in evidence gathering and analysis. Sharpen your secret agent skills and discover how chemistry and the science of forensics can come to the aid of a secret agent. Identify and collect evidence – from fingerprints to tracks to trash! Secret agents-in-training will use science and technological tools to connect the dots and help sniff out the suspects in this investigation into the science of sleuthing.

Fizz, Boom, BANG Science Camp Shake up a flask of fun in the lab as a junior chemist! This hands-on, interactive chemistry camp is packed solid with cool reactions. Students put on goggles and change liquid to solid, and then back again. They have the opportunity to handle laboratory tools, build and break molecules, and pick up some tricks on chemical changes.

Additional Information

Additional registration information:
Online – Register for as many programs as you like with a MasterCard or Visa. Save time by registering online today! You also may register in the office during business hours, 8:30 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Cash or Check.

For program cancellations or other important information, sign up for LeboALERT on the myLebo platform and receive text and email notifications. Ensure you select the “cancellations” category. The Mt. Lebanon Recreation Center provides free LeboNet WiFi.