Please note, due to concerns regarding COVID-19, the STAR Lab, in compliance with Villanova University and public health officials’ recommendations, will not be working with families at our community partners until further notice.  Please feel free to contact us at with questions or concerns.

Our Community Partners

We have awesome partners within the community that we work with. You can come hang out with the STAR Lab at these locations:

Academy of Natural Science

We are proud to work at the Academy of Natural Sciences. You can find us near Dinosaur Hall or in the Outside In exhibit. At this museum, we are studying how children explore exhibits and how children learn to think scientifically. Join us on select Saturdays throughout the month to participate in our fun Dinos and Go-Pro study!

Please Touch Museum

With our incredible partner, the Please Touch Museum, we will be exploring imaginative cognition. Join us on select Saturdays  to participate in our fun studies!

Radnor Memorial Library

We are excited to announce our third STAR Lab Pop-Up Party with Radnor Memorial Library! We will be facilitating fun STEM engineering activities in the Peter Rabbit Room on April 17th from 4:30-5:30pm. Register now!

Coming Soon: The Elmwood Park Zoo!

We are excited to announce a new STAR Lab partner, the Elmwood Park Zoo! We will be  exploring the impact of storybooks on conservation beliefs. Come check us out!