Ag Science Expo – A Free Family Event at Raising Nebraska in Grand Island, NE

Spend the afternoon on Saturday, April 29th from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm engaging and interacting with science! See new technology and challenges up close while you solve problems.  Sessions include:

  1. 3-D Sand: Understand topography maps by playing in the sand.
  2. Nutrients for Soil: Discover the nutrients that let plants grow.
  3. Electric Flower: Build a circuit to make your flower glow.
  4. Print your Fix: Design and print your solution to a problem.
  5. Laparoscopic Surgery: Complete the challenge by designing a tool and conducting surgery.
  6. Code your Name: Use binary code to make a name bracelet.

This is a great family and friend affair!  Register your family or entire youth clubs (ex. 4-H, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, etc.) at http://go.unl.edu/agscienceexpo.  Pre-registration is preferred by Friday, April 21st, but walk-ins are welcome. Recommended age is for 8 year olds and older, but all ages are welcome!

Location:  Raising Nebraska, inside the Nebraska Building

                   Nebraska State Fairgrounds

                   501 E Fonner Park Road

                   Grand Island, NE  68801

Contact for Questions:

            Phone:  308.385.3967

            Email:  raisingnebraska@unl.edu