Carleton University’s Chemistry Department is hosting its second annual outdoor chemistry magic show. Light Up the Night with Chemistry in the Dark is part of Science Rendezvous (www.sciencerendezvous.ca), a national one-day celebration of science.
This free one-hour show features fun targeted at children aged six and up, with explosions, a look at the inner workings of fireworks, spontaneous combustions and things that glow in the dark.
There will be hands-on activities before the show, where participants can make ice cream with liquid nitrogen, make slime, and much more.
When: Saturday, May 11
Chemistry Magic Show: 8:45 p.m. (dusk)
Activities: 7:30 p.m.
Show: Amphitheatre between Southam and Paterson Halls, Carleton University
In case of inclement weather: Theatre B, Southam Hall, Carleton University
Hands-On Activities: Adjacent to Amphitheatre or Theatre B, Carleton University
Note: This event is free and open to the public. Food bank donations are requested in lieu of admission fees. Please note that seating is limited and is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Parking: All university lots have a flat fee of $3. Lot P1 is located nearby.
For information, please visit: www.carleton.ca/chemistrymagicshow
For more information
Media Relations Officer
(613) 520-2600, ext. 8718
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry
613-520-2600 ext. 1711