3TV launches 2013-2014 Jr. Forecasters program at Arizona Science Center

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By Ashley Carter By Ashley Carter
By Ashley Carter By Ashley Carter

PHOENIX -- Join the 3TV Forecasters as they take students on a journey of weather facts and forecast fun in the 3TV Arizona Science Center Junior Forecaster Experience.

3TV and Arizona Science Center encourage all students to become a Junior Forecaster!

The 45-minute informative adventure includes:

  • Presentation by the 3TV Forecasters
  • Pre-visit videos and worksheet specific to grade level
  • Arizona weather movie on the IMAX® screen
  • Exploration of Arizona Science Center’s Forces of Nature Gallery
  • Autographed photograph of The Forecasters
  • Official Junior Forecaster certificate.

Held monthly at Arizona Science Center the program is FREE to any Arizona school group. Schools must provide their own transportation to Arizona Science Center. Reservations are required. Space is limited and on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Available dates:

  • Sept. 18
  • Oct. 9
  • Nov. 13
  • Dec. 11
  • Jan. 15
  • Feb. 12
  • March 12
  • Apr. 9
  • May 14


Frequently Asked Questions:

Is the Junior Forecaster Experience open to any group of children?

The Junior Forecaster Experience at Arizona Science Center is only open to Arizona school groups. Dates are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Reservations are required.

How much does the Junior Forecaster Experience cost?

Arizona Science Center and 3TV are proud to provide the Junior Forecaster Experience free-of-charge to Arizona school groups.

How many students can be accommodated per Junior Forecaster Experience date?

Each month the Junior Forecaster Experience can accommodate 278 students.

How can I register my class for a Junior Forecaster Experience?

Teachers can register their classes by calling the reservation line at 602.716.2028.

Where is Arizona Science Center located?

Arizona Science Center is located at 600 E. Washington Street in downtown Phoenix.

I have more questions. Where can I call to get more information?

Call Arizona Science Center’s reservation line at 602.716.2028.