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North Mecklenburg Senior Center will host interactive science programs

Dec. 31.  High Touch High Tech of Charlotte will visit the North Meck Senior Center this winter for three sessions of scientific excitement.  The programs will include make-and-take experiments, educational publications, and great conversation.

The workshops will be held 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays.  Classes are $5 per person per session.  Participants may register for as many sessions as they wish.  A minimum of five participants is required for each class.

Please preregister with payment in person or call 980-314-1127 for more information.  North Mecklenburg Senior Center is at 102 Gilead Road in Huntersville.

Schedule of Events:

  • Jan. 20: Crazy Chemistry Day.  Learn all about chemical reactions.  Make snow indoors, create Space Mudd, and erupt volcanoes!
  • Feb. 24: Gold Rush Day.  Step back in time to the days of the prospectors as we search for minerals and crystals.  Become a real geologist as we classify our findings.  Take home an assortment of real beauties, such as tiger’s eye and emeralds.
  • March 16: Get Buggy Day.  Examine live and dead specimens, including live Madagascar hissing cockroaches.  Taste honey produced by different bees using different sources of nectar.