Science of crystals is next Science Saturday

(11-05-2010)

Adams State College Science Saturday continues to educate and delight young and old. From 9 a.m. until noon, Saturday, Nov. 20, Science Saturday will explore the science of crystals in the Science Activity Center. The afternoon, 1 p.m. until 4 p.m., topic is math is a picture.

The events are free and open to the public. The Science Saturday morning session is geared for a younger group, and the afternoon session requires more skills and the ability to work independently. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

  Participants at the October 23 Science Saturday enjoy their efforts.

Participants at the October 23 Science Saturday enjoy their efforts.

Science Saturday is a series of structured activities where people of all ages explore science and mathematics in guided hands-on activities. Materials are provided.

Participation in the structured sessions requires arrival at scheduled start time. Drop-in is allowed for those with a general interest in the center. Other equipment and demonstrations are available for exploration.

The Science Activity Center is on the north side of the Community Partnership Building, located on Main Street and Edgemont Blvd. on the Adams State campus. Parking is available in the lot, accessed from Edgemont, immediately west of the Activity Center's outside door. For information email Dr. Randy Emmons at rwemmons@adam.edu.