Prepare to be SHOCKED by how much fun
Electricity and Magnetism can be!
LJES Family Science Night
Friday, April 19th
Check in at the 'Triangle Stage' next to the library
* Come early for dinner! The Puesto Food Truck will arrive at 5:30 to serve up kid-friendly quesadillas and bean tacos as well as their signature specialty tacos.
At hands-on stations you'll get the chance to:
- Use the earth's magnetic field to navigate from activity to activity.
- Measure your own EKG!
- Use electricity to separate dyes, guided by electrophoresis experts
from the J. Craig Venter Institute.
- Join hands in a human electric circuit with Larry Sverdrup's shock demonstration.
- Observe a chaotic pendulum.
- Create your own personal lightening.
- Map a magnetic field in 2 dimensions and observe it in 3.
- Build a simple dc motor.
- Make cool geometric patterns called tesselations.
We need you! No science experience necessary.
Please help us set up, run an activity or clean up.
to sign up for a slot.