FAQs

Party Parents FAQ’s

Where in Ireland is Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ based?
Our Head Quarters is in Dunlaoghaire, Dublin, but we provide our science fun in North & South Dublin, Meath,Kildare,Wickow,Galway&Cork
*You can also have a Junior Einsteins Science Club™ party on site in Funtasia waterpark Drougheda .Contact Funtasia to book PH: 041 9898000 EMAIL: partyoffice@funtasia.ie
Do your science instructors travel all over Ireland for the science parties?
Sorry, but no. We stay within an hour’s drive of the above mentioned locations. We are expanding through so keep an eye on our website!
What is the cost of a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ science party?
Up to 25 for €185. If there are only 5 children the rate is still€185.
If you have 25-35 children *we recommend a second scientist for a total overall cost of €250. *Contact us to check availability.
Extras: Science party invitations €5 for unlimited number of printable,downloadable invitations available as an add-on when you book the party on line.
Our book of science experiments is a great gift :
How long does a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ science party go on for?
90 mins / One and a half hours
Your scientist arrives 15 mins before to set up and spends 15 mins at the end cleaning up.

What experiments do you do at the Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ science party?
We bring our AMAZING science experiments to your child’s party. Children are enthralled by – 2 types of SLIME,
Electrocuting a Barbie doll on a Van Der Graff generator Lighting lightbulbs by just touching a plasma ball!Shoot giants smoke rings at each other with fabulous giant Smoke Cannons
-Watch the bubbling,foaming Elephant Toothpaste reaction
-Simple, but mesmerising Walking Water,hand boilers and to top off the fun our FAMOUS mentos and Coke Geysers shooting 20 feet into the air!

Can you do the Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ party outside on a sunny day?
No, sorry. Our equipment is delicate and valuable so must be set up indors. Our electricity experiments work best in a slightly darkened room . But we always do the coke & mentos explosion outside ( you will be happy to hear!)
How many children can I invite to a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™Party?
Up to 25 for €185. If there are only 5 children the rate is still€185.
If you have 25-35 children *we recommend a second scientist for a total overall cost of €250. *Contact us to check availability.

How do you manage to engage 25 children with science for 90 mins???
Our science instructors are experienced in making science lots of fun! Children quickly become engaged and very interested! We keep the experiments moving along at a steady pace and cater the science facts to the appropriate age group. We always appreciate assistance with crowd control from the parents / carers especially for larger groups.

Do you provide Lab coats and goggles for all children attending the Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ party?
Yes, for up to 25 children ( unless you request a party for 25+ children at an extra cost)

Do you provide party bags?
Even better, we provide SLIME! All of the children get to make and take home their own slime in plastic cups.
My child has special needs. Is a science party still suitable?
We are not specifically trained in the care of special needs children. But we are kind, patient and very understanding If you the parent are there with your party scientist assisting us we can of course bring you science fun.
My child has a fear of slimy things. Is a science party still suitable ?
We are not specifically trained in the area of phobias. We are led by the parent in this case and take specific instructions from the parent. We can leave out the slime if necessary.
How do I book a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ party ?
In Dublin & surrounding counties : Go to our website ,click book party and choose your ideal day and time Book & Pay!
www.junioreinsteinsscienceclub.com
In Galway & Cork : E mail us at junioreinsteinsscienceclub@gmail.com and we will sendyou a booking form

How do I know if I book that you definitely have availability for my chosen date and time?
We have a large team of science instructors in Ireland so we always have one of these bright and enthusiastic people available for the party slts available to book online.
Do you provide Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ party Invitations?
Yes, this is an add on as an unlimited number of downloadable, printable science party invitations for €5 when you book a science party on line. At www.junioreinsteinsscienceclub.com
Can you recommend a science gift for my child?
If you are looking for a little gift for your ‘Junior Einstein’ :
Our recently published book of children’s science experiments is available in paperback on amazon ( UK US & Europe) Slime, bubbling potions and exploding rockets by Tracey Jane Cassidy Cost : €12.50
Also the book is available on our website when you book a science party using our online booking system www.junioreinsteinsscienceclub.com

Venue

I have a small home and don’t want a mess. Do you provide a party venue?
We keep hassle to a minimum. We only need a waist high table and a plug close by and enough room for the children to sit on the floor in front of the table.
We do not provide or recommend any particular venue. You home works just fine for us! We kep the slimy mess to a minimum. If you would rather book a venue we suggest you contact local community and parish halls as well as nearby sports centres.

Do you have Insurance?
Our science instructors all have professional liability insurance. Please contact us if you would like a copy. Please note that our insurance does not cover the hire of your venue. Any venue you book should have their own insurance .

Are you Garda checked?
All of our scientists are Garda Vetted through Junior Einsteins Science Club Ltd. Our science instructors also sign a self declaration form witnessed by a commissioner of oaths.
What do I need to do to prepare?
If you have a dining / kitchen table and a plug nearby we are happy! Just relax and let us take the hassle off you.
Does the slime stain and make a huge mess in my house / venue?
We have two types of slime. One is made with laundry detergent and the other with cornflour. We instruct the children to keep the slime in the cups we provide.

After school clubs

Where in Ireland is Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ based?
Our Head Quarters is in Dunlaoghaire, Dublin, but we provide our science fun in North & South Dublin, Meath,Kildare,Wickow,Galway&Cork
*You can also have a Junior Einsteins Science Club™ SCHOOL TOUR on site in Funtasia waterpark Drougheda .Contact Funtasia to book PH: 041 9898000 EMAIL: partyoffice@funtasia.ie
Do your science instructors travel all over Ireland for the after school clubs?
Sorry, but no. We stay within an hour’s drive of the above mentioned locations. We are expanding through so keep an eye on our website!

What are your During school science clubs?
Principals & teachers please contact us for information on junioreinsteinsscienceclub@gmail.com
We can enrich and enhance the learning experience for pupils in your school.
We come in to your school one or two mornings a week for several hours over 4-8 weeks bringing hands on interactive science to all pupils in your school.
Cost: depends on the number of days and weeks you may choose.
What is the cost of a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ after school club ?
€10 per child per session so for example for a 12 week term the cost is €120 per child . , paid upfront before the first science club of term . Online booking in advance only.

A 10% sibling discount can be applied.

What age group can attend a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ after school club ?

We take children 6-12 years old in our after school science clubs. This allows siblings to be together. Our scientists split the children into age appropriate groups. The science instructor helps the younger children with the experiments while challenging the older children with more advanced science facts.

How many children can attend an after school science club?

Please note that we need 10 children minimum to run the science club sessions ( so spread the word!) and there is a maximum of 20 children per session ( so book early! )
How long does a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ science after school club go on for?
One hour directly after school ends. Your science instructor arrives 15 mins before to set up and spends 15 mins at the end cleaning up.

Do you do after school clubs in Creches/Montessouri?
Yes we do! Please contact us for details and costs.
What experiments do you do at the Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ after school clubs ?
We bring our AMAZING science experiments to yourafter school science club .
We make a wide variety of STEM subjects to your children in a fun way.
Slime making (Long-chain polymerisation, Newtonian & Non-Newtonian fluids)
Smoke cannons (Force, Vectors)
Model gliders (the principals of flight) & rockets
Van Der Graff generator & plasma ball madness! (electricity) Electrocuting a Barbie doll
Coke & Mentos Geyser (force and nucleation)
Elephant Toothpaste (Hydrogen peroxide, Potassium Iodide chemical reaction)
Dinosaur Digs, Bug Hunts, Rocket races!
DNA

And much much more…..We run science clubs for three terms without repeating a single topic!

How many after school clubs do you run in Ireland?
We run aprox 20 after school clubs at the moment. Our availability is limited so please book early !
Can you do the Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ outside on a sunny day?
Yes! We go outside on fine days into nature if a space is provided in the school. We do Dinosaur Digs, Rockets, Bug hunts and coke geysers

How do you manage to engage 20 children with science for an hour???
Our science instructors are experienced in making science lots of fun! Children quickly become engaged and very interested! We keep the experiments moving along at a steady pace and cater the science facts to the appropriate age group..

Do you provide Lab coats and goggles for all children attending the Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ science clubs?
Yes, for up to 20 children

My child has special needs. Can he/she still attend science club?
We are not specifically trained in the care of special needs children. But we are kind, patient and very understanding If your child needs an SNA in school then we recommend you send an SNA with your child to science club. We do not provide this service.

How do I book a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ after school club ?
First contact us to check our weekly availability and ensure that we cover your location. We will set your school up on our online booking system www.junioreinsteinsscienceclub.com
In Dublin & surrounding counties : Go to our website ,click book after school science club and Book & Pay!
www.junioreinsteinsscienceclub.com
In Galway & Cork : We do not yet provide after school science clubs in these locations. But do contact us to set one up.

Can you recommend a science gift for my child?
If you are looking for a little gift for your ‘Junior Einstein’ :
Our recently published book of children’s science experiments is available in paperback on amazon ( UK US & Europe) Slime, bubbling potions and exploding rockets by Tracey Jane Cassidy Cost : €12.50
Also the book is available on our website when you book a science party using our online booking system www.junioreinsteinsscienceclub.com

Venue

We come to a classroom, hall or library at your school.
We keep hassle to a minimum. We only need tables and chairs.

A water source and plug nearby are helpful too.

Do you have Insurance?
Our science instructors all have professional liability insurance. Please contact us if you would like a copy.
Are you Garda checked?
All of our scientists are Garda Vetted through Junior Einsteins Science Club Ltd. On commencement of training our science instructors also sign a self declaration form witnessed by a commissioner of oaths.

Does science club make a huge mess in our classroom?
Our science instructors will keep mess to a minimum and noise down too . But science with small children can get messy and sometimes noisy! We cover carpets if we are using slime/anything messy and clean up after ourselves.

My child has ASD. Can he/she still attend an after school science club?
We are not specifically trained in the care of special needs children. But we are kind ,patient and very understanding.If your child required an SNA in school then we recommend that you send an SNA to science club with your child.

Whole school science shows

Can you come to us during National science week in November?
Yes, we do many shows in schools all over Ireland. But take bookings months , even a year in advance so advance bookings are highly recommen
Where in Ireland is Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ based?
Our Head Quarters is in Dunlaoghaire, Dublin, but we provide our science fun in North & South Dublin, Meath,Kildare,Wickow,Galway&Cork
*You can also have a Junior Einsteins Science Club™ SCHOOL TOUR on site in Funtasia waterpark Drougheda .Contact Funtasia to book PH: 041 9898000 EMAIL: partyoffice@funtasia.ie
Do your science instructors travel all over Ireland for the School Science Shows?
Sorry, but no. We stay within an hour’s drive of the above mentioned locations. We are expanding through so keep an eye on our website!
*We travel during National Science week in November so please contact us for details.

What are your During school science clubs?
Principals & teachers please contact us for information on junioreinsteinsscienceclub@gmail.com
We can enrich and enhance the learning experience for pupils in your school.
We come in to your school one or two mornings a week for several hours over 4-8 weeks bringing hands on interactive science to all pupils in your school.
Cost: depends on the number of days and weeks you may choose.
What is the cost of a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ School Science Shows?
For 1 hour the price is 185 euros. We can do a show for the whole school. We suggest however that two shows are recommended , one for the junior to 2nd class groups and the second show for the 3rd-6th class groups ( or however your school would like to split the groups)

We can also do several 45 minute shows back to back ( over 2 days if you need) . The price remains the same

Location: If we have no scientist working in your neck of the woods we may need to travel to you for an extra cost. At the moment we have scientists in Dublin, Wicklow, Wexford, Kildare, Meath, & Cork !

What age group can attend a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ School Science Shows
We take children 6-12 years old in our School Science Shows.

How many children can attend a School Science Show?

We have done one show for 300 children!
But we find that a more interactive , hands on show with fewer children works better.
We suggest however that two shows are recommended , one for the junior to 2nd class groups and the second show for the 3rd-6th class groups ( or however your school would like to split the groups)

We can also do several 45 minute shows back to back ( over 2 days if you need) . The price remains the same

How long does a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ School Science Show last?
One hour . We come in at 9am and do several shows back to back. Let us know your school’s requirments.

Can you come to our school for the whole day?
We can indeed, but ,the children may need to have their break/lunch at slightly different times. We can also come in 2 days in a row.
Do you do School Science Shows in Creches/Montessouri?
Yes we do! Please contact us for details and costs.
What experiments do you do at the Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ School Science Shows?
We bring our AMAZING science experiments to your child’s party. Children are enthralled by – 2 types of SLIME,
Electrocuting a Barbie doll on a Van Der Graff generator Lighting lightbulbs by just touching a plasma ball!Shoot giants smoke rings at each other with fabulous giant Smoke Cannons
-Watch the bubbling,foaming Elephant Toothpaste reaction
-Simple, but mesmerising Walking Water,hand boilers and more!

Can you do the Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ School Science Shows outside on a sunny day?
No, sorry. Our equipment is delicate and valuable so must be set up indors. Our electricity experiments work best in a slightly darkened room . But we always do the coke & mentos explosion outside ( you will be happy to hear!)
How do you manage to engage lots of children with science for an hour???
Our science instructors are experienced in making science lots of fun! Children quickly become engaged and very interested! We keep the experiments moving along at a steady pace and cater the science facts to the appropriate age group..

Do you provide Lab coats and goggles for all children attending the Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ science shows?
Yes, for the volunteers that come up to assist the scientist.

My child has special needs. Can he/she still attend School Science Shows?
We are not specifically trained in the care of special needs children. But we are kind, patient and very understanding If your child needs an SNA in school then we recommend you send an SNA to assist with the show. We do not provide this service.

How do I book a Junior Einsteins Science Club ™ School Science Show?
First contact us to check our weekly availability and ensure that we cover your location.
E mail us to discuss and request a booking form junioreinsteinsscienceclub@gmail.com

Can you recommend a science gift for the children in our school?
If you are looking for a little gift for your ‘Junior Einstein’ :
Our recently published book of children’s science experiments is available in paperback on amazon ( UK US & Europe) Slime, bubbling potions and exploding rockets by Tracey Jane Cassidy Cost : €12.50
Also the book is available on our website when you book a science party using our online booking system www.junioreinsteinsscienceclub.com
Venue
We come to a classroom, hall or library at your school.
We keep hassle to a minimum. We only need tables and chairs.

A water source and plug nearby are helpful too.

Do you have Insurance?
Our science instructors all have professional liability insurance. Please contact us if you would like a copy.
Are you Garda checked?
All of our scientists are Garda Vetted through Junior Einsteins Science Club Ltd. On commencement of training our science instructors also sign a self declaration form witnessed by a commissioner of oaths.

Does science club make a huge mess in our school?
Our science instructors will keep mess to a minimum and noise down too . But science with children can get messy and sometimes noisy! We cover carpets if we are using slime/anything messy and clean up after ourselves.