september, 2020

This is a repeating event

13sep2:00 pm3:00 pmSci Tech: Be a Chemist Virtual Program for Kids


Event Details

Children ages 7-12 have a unique opportunity to play the role of chemists and discover the importance of chemistry to fields as varied as medicine, manufacturing, art and environmental conservation. Join Plano Public Library and Sci-Tech Discovery Center for some science fun with the Be a Chemist virtual program.

The Be a Chemist program is Sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline and offered in partnership with The Franklin Institute and UNC Morehead Planetarium. Offered in collaboration with Sci-Tech, Plano Public Library is one of 27 locations across the country to host the program. This one-hour program, hosted on Zoom, includes hands-on experiments using supplies picked up at the library one week before the program. The classes are small to provide an interactive experience so be sure to register right away.

**Participants will need a computer with internet access, a webcam, a microphone and the Zoom app downloaded in advance.

Choose one of the following class dates: September 13, September 20, September 27, October 4, October 11, October 18, or October 25. To register, find the date you prefer on the calendar and click on the event for a registration link. Each date listed above also is linked to its specific registration page. Each session covers the same information, so you may only register your child for one class.


(Sunday) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm