Durham College

Durham College and University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Science Building, Business and IT Building, Energy Systems and Nuclear Science Research Centre
2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, Ontario

Event Schedule
Saturday, May 13, 2017
10:00 a.m. — 2:30 p.m.

For more information, please contact
Craig Thompson


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UOIT and DC welcome inquiring minds of all ages to Science Rendezvous 2017, where people and science meet: a hands-on opportunity to explore and create! Meet the scientists who turn innovative research ideas into real solutions for society.

  • Come experience the thrill of doing a real experiment by participating in one of our Mini-Workshops
  • Take an INVENTour
  • Visit the Science Cavalcade
  • Participate in Science Jeopardy

When you arrive, pick up a copy of the Science Rendezvous program and your official Science Rendezvous passport. Plan your day with the many exciting, FREE events taking place on campus. Register for the Mini-Workshops and tours. Parking is FREE. Food will be available for purchase on site.

FREE, fun, family-friendly day of science discovery

Durham College is pleased to partner with UOIT for Science Rendezvous 2017! Activities include:

  • Colourful Chemistry – Come learn how to make an Indicator out of Cabbage in our colorful chemistry lab. Explore the Rainbow with an exciting Dry Ice experiment.
  • Fun With Food – Discover the magnetic properties of Cereal. Uncover visually what is really in those tasty treats you love to eat.
  • Mini Workshops – Hands-on workshops that will allow you to experience being a real scientist!
  • Forensic Fun Zone – CSI Oshawa – Solve the mystery by using a variety of forensic techniques.
  • Biodiversity Gallery – Experience the variety of nature: insects, animal skulls, owl pellets and biodiversity bingo!
  • INVENTours – Soap Sculptures; Bacteria Hands!; Tear Apart A Happy Meal; Rainbow Science; Making Slime; Magic Floating Orb; Inflate a Pig’s Lung; Flaming Gummy Bears and much more!
  • Grand Finale – Science Jeopardy Grand Finale: 2:15 – 3:00 p.m.
  • BBQ Lunch: From 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

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