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Home Scientist

Sat Apr 14, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT
Tellus Science Museum, 100 Tellus Dr, Cartersville, GA, 30120 Map
Girl Scouts are invited to Tellus Science Museum to experience the fun and exciting side of chemistry! During their visit, they will complete four of the activities toward their Home Scientist badge (badge NOT included); they will also receive take home directions to finish a fifth fun activity (experimenting with the densities of different liquids) to complete on their own. This workshop is full of messy, scientific fun; as part of the program, girls will also get to explore the Collins Family My Big Backyard (MBBY) gallery. Some activities will take place outdoors. Please dress appropriately.

Program will consist of four rotations of 35 minutes each.
  • Lab 1: a. Activity 1: Bubbles | Make bubbles and bubble makers.
  • Lab 2: a. Activity 2: The chemistry of carbon dioxide | Harness this gas for fun!
  • Lab 3: a. Activity 3: Make ice cream | Create creamy chemistry in a bag.
  • Lab 4/MBBY Gallery: a. Activity 4: Static | Participate in an electrifying demonstration on an electrostatic generator.                                                                       b. Activity 5: Spend a few minutes in the Collins Family MBBY engaging with magnets and electricity.
All groups end at the store where Tellus patches are available for purchase.

Registration is required. Register at  
Questions? Call: 770.606.5719.

Cost: $15 per girl and $15.95 per adult

Registration deadline is April 11, 2018 at 12 p.m. (noon)