Science in the Summer: Level 1

Last Date: 
Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 3 p.m.

Science in the Summer at the DC Public LibraryHow do magnets work?  What makes electricity? 

Through exciting experiments, you'll work with other girls and boys to make a compass and electromagnet, build circuits with batteries and bulbs, and experience the power of static electricity.  Sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline and organizations in the Washington Metro Area, this fun science program helps elementary school children "grow into science."   

All children must register to attend Science in the Summer classes.  Classes are small so be sure to register early! This Level 1 course is for children entering grades 2 and 3 during the 2013-2014 school year. For more information, please contact Kady MacFarlane at, call the branch at 202-724-4691 or stop in to fill out the short registration form.

The course will take place in four sessions, each one building upon the other. The course runs July 8-11.