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Family Science Night

November 10, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-6

Join Basalt Middle School and the Aspen Science Center for our 5th Annual Family Science Night! All middle schoolers (grades 4-8) in the Roaring Fork Valley and beyond are invited to attend this hands-on evening of STEM explorations. Reservation Required, $10 at the door. Activities include:

— Chemistry in action– a thrilling thrilling half-hour demonstration with LIQUID NITROGER by Aspen Science Center staff
— Power! Explore the power of a vacuum chamber and wind tunnels
— Slime! How good is your slime recipe? Explore how variations in ingredients impact the quality of your slime
— Electricity. Get electric and play with a Van Der Graaf generator
— Experience VR. What’s virtual reality? Explore virtual reality worlds with our google glasses
— Circuitry. Design “squishy” circuits and play with conductivity and electrical circuits
— Engineering. Build weight-bearing bridges in a design challenges
Astronomy. Check out the stars with Sopris Astronomy
— Create & Design. Put your creativity to the test with Zometools

** Please note: Younger siblings of middle schoolers may attend if accompanied by a parent.

DATE: Friday, Nov. 10
TIME: 6-8pm
COST: $10/middle school student at the door.
WHO: Open to ANY middle school student! (Grades 4-8)**
WHERE: Basalt Middle School Cafeteria
QUESTIONS? Contact Allison Johnson at (970) 309-5485 REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Please RSVP for your student!
Register @ under “Family Science Night”


November 10, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Basalt Middle School
Basalt, CO United States