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Chemists Celebrate Earth Day!

April 26 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

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Chemists Celebrate Earth Day!


Grades K-5

Join DHDC, West Texas A&M University, and the American Chemical Society as we celebrate our home planet and examine the chemistry of paper products with this year’s theme, Take Note: The Chemistry of Paper. Students will explore the chemical compounds and capabilities of paper products through hands-on learning stations, interactive demonstrations, and special guest presentations. Groups are welcome to stay after the conclusion of the event for extra exhibit hall time if their travel schedule allows. Rotation schedules will include a scheduled lunch time (lunches not provided).

Event Details

  • Event includes hands-on learning activities, interactive presentations, a Space Theater show and exhibit hall time.
  • Reservation deadline is April 5, 2019. Register here.
  • Education Partner Districts: FREE
  • Non-Partner Districts: $5 per student
  • DHDC will set rotation schedules for groups with a lunch period included. Lunch will not be provided.

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