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Cool Science for Older Girls - /C/S/A - PP - 04/05/2014

Cool Science for Older Girls - /C/S/A - PP - 04/05/2014
4/05/2014
Join the staff of Cool Science and the United States Air Force Academy for a day of exploring!
Event Type: GSCO Events
When: 4/05/2014
Time: 12:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Where: Air Force Academy
Colorado Springs, CO 80917
Registration: 2/03/2014 to 3/23/2014
Cost: $10.00 (girl) / $10.00 (adult)

Activities will include:

Paper Towers: This is a fun engineering activity that promotes creativity, teamwork and skill. Girls must build a tower out of paper that can support a ball or books and a wind storm!

Food Chemistry: Girls will do a variety of different experiments to explore the science of food, including some edible ones.

Rockets: During this sessions, girls will practice loading and launching an Alka Seltzer rocket and see what conditions will optimize the height of the launch.

Chemical Magic Show: The workshop closes with a fantastic magic show put on by members of the USAFA Department of Chemistry.

Snacks will be provided.

Due to the limited space of the AFA labs, the girl-adult ration for this event is 1 adult for every 5 girls attending.

For more information on program specific details please contact pikespeakinfo@gscolorado.org

 

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