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 S.T.E.A.M. Programs



Do Something Different: Harness the Power of Your Inner Geek. 









What to do in Tampa Bay this weekend? MOSI has a wide variety of activities and workshops for learners of all ages from preschool to adult. Design your own video game, become a Minecraft Master, or try out MOSI's 3D printer and laser cutter!

Gather the family for a fun afternoon challenge or collaborate together in building a prototype. If your interests lie in robotics, engineering, gaming or  art and design one of our MOSI S.T.E.A.M. programs are sure to meet your needs. Programs are also great for beginners. Come add a new dimension of fun to your weekends.

Click on program title to register or for more information call (813) 987-6000. Advance registration required.  




Weekly Programs


Minecraft Mania 


Ages 7 -12

Every Saturday from 1 - 3 p.m. and 4 – 6 p.m.
Program fee: $20     
MOSI member: $15                                                                                      

 *Pre-registration required. Register online at


Experience the phenomenon of Minecraft! Make friends, discover new secrets and tricks and learn how you can be a Minecraft Designer, Adventurer, and even Master. Each week will feature different customized worlds and scenarios featuring individual and multi-player game-play only found at MOSI. Create new worlds and make a playground for your imagination.

Limited availability, call 813-987-6000 or click here to register.


Minecraft Mania  Star Wars Edition

Ages 7 - 12

Saturdays Dec 19, 26, Jan 2, 9, 16, & 30                         4 – 6 p.m.

Take part in your favorite out-of-this galaxy adventures in a space themed world. Program droids, re-enact familiar movie scenes all in the Minecraft world. May the pickaxe be with you!.

 Program fee: $20                                                                    MOSI member: $15


Cool Computer Kids

Ages 5 -7

Wednesday from 2 - 4 p.m.
Session 1: October 7, 14, 21, 28
Session 2: November 4, 18, December 2, 9

Discover the playful side of computers and robotics through building and learning play with computers. Gain experience with computer coding with MIT's Scratch program as well as hands-on activities to tech digital concepts. Create cartoons, make robots dance, and try out exciting new technologies throughout the class session.

Program Fee: $84 per session         MOSI Member Program Fee: $64 per session

Limited availability, call 813-987-6000 or click here to register. 


Web Designers

Ages 9 and up

Wednesdays from 3 - 5 p.m.
January 6, 13, 20, 27

Discover what it takes to make your very own "" in this exciting web creators studio. Learn amazing skills like animation, digital photo editing, and web coding to help you create your very own website. Design, code, and be creative by expressing your interests online. Whether you want to make a funny website, or one about your favorite animals, you'll be able to create an awesome site that will impress your friends and family. All levels of web designers are welcome, from beginner to advance.

Program Fee: $84 per month        MOSI Member Program Fee: $64 per month

Limited availability, call 813-987-6000 or click here to register. 


Level Up! Game Designers

Ages 9 and up

Wednesdays from 3 - 5 p.m.
Session 1: February 3, 10, 17, 24
Session 2: March 2, 9, 23, 30
Session 3: April 6, 13, 20, 27

Expand your interest in video games from playing to creating your own! Learn the skills to create a video game from idea to playable completion.Experience all phases of game development including level design, coding, and graphics while creating an engaging video game. Work with a variety of game development tools like Scratch, Blender, Unity, and more with the help of talented instructors. make friends and enhance your technology skills in this exciting program. Beginners are welcome!

Program Fee: $84 per session      MOSI Member Program Fee: $64 per session

Limited availability, call 813-987-6000 or click here to register.


Minecraft Contraptions

Ages 8 and up

Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Session 1: March 5, 12, 19, 26
Session 2: April 2, 9, 16, 23
Session 3: April 30, May 7, 14, 21

Use Redstone components and structures to add awesome levels of excitement to your Minecraft creations that will amaze and amuse. Learn how to create virtual circuits and mechanisms to do just about anything you can imagine. Combine creativity and sneakiness to build automatic devices such as drawbridges, self-healing buildings, and other Minecraft mysteries and secrets.

Program fee: $84 per session       MOSI Member Program Fee: $64 per sessions

Limited availability, call 813-987-6000 or click here to register.

Idea Zone Programs




Engineer anything imaginable and hold it in the palm of your hand! Idea Zone encourages children and families to design, make, and play with real stuff. Each month we will feature a variety of do-it-yourself maker activities using materials that can be put together, taken apart and transformed into an exciting invention. Here is what to expect in the coming months:













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