University of Winnipeg

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University of Winnipeg

Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017

Start: 11:00 AM

End: 3:00 PM



The University of Winnipeg’s team of enthusiastic scientists will be presenting their demonstrations and hands-on activities at the University of Winnipeg’s Science Building – The Richardson College for the Environment!

Join us for a free, family-friendly festival celebrating science in Winnipeg!

Participate in Hands-on Science!

There will be many hands-on activities including the physics of music, a visit from actual Batmen and Batwomen, identifying baby animal calls, a smoke cannon,  a challenging walk through Quicksand, ‘Spot the Critters,’ and you can have all of your climate change questions answered by the Prairie Climate Centre. Complete the Science Passport to enter a chance to win one of our exciting prizes!




Be dazzled by our chemistry magic show! @ 12:30 pm & again @ 2:00 pm

Fire a smoke cannon!

Walk through quicksand… but don’t be too slow or you’ll sink!

Play a Theremin!

View the data from the UofW Cloud Punchers!

Learn more about our participation in the Canada Wide Experiment High Altitude Balloon Experiment (CWE-HABEX)! .












For more information, please contact:

Devin Latimer

This event is in partnership with Let’s Talk Science LTS

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Student Volunteers

University of Winnipeg students interested in volunteering please contact:

Devin Latimer