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Playground of Science


The 16th Annual Free Coe Playground of Science

Thursday, October 25, 2018
6:00-9:00 PM
Peterson Hall, Coe College (map)

Kids! Bring your parents to the "Coe Playground of Science" night at Coe College in Cedar Rapids! The Coe College Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Nursing, Psychology, Math, Computer Science and ROTC Clubs will lead the fun in Peterson Hall October 25, 2018 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM.

The event will include will be interactive demos that teach kids of all ages about the natural world around them. We'll levitate things, launch pumpkins on our trebuchet, do the "mentos and diet pepsi demo," make dragon's breath flames, play with numbers, be amazed by strong magnets, make snow, see models of eyes and hearts, learn about the human body, see how chemistry allows us to create useful substances, make ice cream with liquid air, see molten glass poured at almost 2000 oF, and much more. Come have fun and learn about our natural world, all ages are welcome.

RSVP

Prof. Steve Feller
Physics Department
Email: sfeller@coe.edu
Phone: 319.399.8633

Location

  • Peterson Hall, Coe College, 1220 First Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
  • Peterson Hall is on College Dr. NE (13th St) opposite the Clark Alumni House
  • Parking available and signs will guide you to us.