Registration for the GSK Science in the Summer™ program is still open at Fremont Public Library. Parents and guardians can sign-up their elementary-aged children for this free, educational and exciting program, sponsored by GSK and administered by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in conjunction with select museums and science centers nationwide.
The program offers two, two hour-long summer science courses for students entering second through sixth grades. This year, students will be taught the basics of Chemistry through exciting, interactive experiments.
The class will be held at Fremont Library starting on July 23 and July 24 from 10 – 12:00 p.m. Pre-registration is required, contact the Fremont Public Library for information on how to register. They can be reached at (260) 495-7157.
Initially launched in Philadelphia, GSK Science in the Summer™ has been operating in a handful of East Coast cities for nearly 30 years, and has experienced such success that it has expanded nationally for 2015. Science Central was chosen as one of the science centers to help administer this successful program to northeast Indiana.
For the past two months, Science Central has been hosting GSK Science in the Summer™ workshops throughout northeast Indiana. This is the last workshop to be hosted this year.
For more information, visit sciencecentral.org.
AAAS is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science, technology, and engineering for the benefit of all people. For further information, please visit www.aaas.org/.
GSK – one of the world’s leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies – is committed to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. For further information, go to us.gsk.com, follow us on twitter.com/GSKUS, or visit our blog (www.morethanmedicine.us.gsk.com/blog/). For more information on GSK’s global STEM education program, visit gskscienceeducation.com.
Science Central, a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization, has provided a hands-on fun learning environment for 20 years. Through our 120+ exhibits, school tours, distance learning programs and weekend public events, we bring the excitement of science and technology to nearly 140,000 children and adults annually. Science Central is located at 1950 N. Clinton Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46805. For more information, contact Science Central at 260-424-2400 or visit sciencecentral.org.