Fantastic Fluids Safari Saturday Planned at Oakley STEM Center April 14

Posted by Karen Lykins - Thursday, April 05 2012
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thumb STEM safari saturday workshopLooking for something fun, different and educational to do with the kids?

Young learners can dive and splash into the forces and properties of liquids on Saturday, April 14, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Tennessee Tech University's Millard Oakley STEM Center during the Fantastic Fluids STEM Safari Saturday program.

Through hands-on experimentation children pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade and their families, older siblings welcome, will experience concepts of density, absorption, adhesion, cohesion, surface tension, suspension, and buoyancy in a series of interactive activities led by Jane Baker.

Reservations are required for Safari Saturdays, but admission is free. Families may make reservations using the online MarketPlace store available on the STEM Center's website.

Parent/guardians must accompany and remain with the child/children during Saturday Safari programs.

For more information about the Oakley STEM Center and its programs visit www.tntech.edu/stem or contact Christina Hatley at 931-372-6573.

The Millard Oakley STEM Center is located in Ray Morris Hall on the campus of Tennessee Tech at 155 W. 7th St., the corner of 7th and Stadium Drive in Cookeville, Tenn.

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Image ID: Lindsey Honeycutt, TTU Early Childhood Education student, works with young learners in February's Color Capers Safari.