York University

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York University

Date: Saturday, May 7, 2016

Start: 10:00 AM

End: 3:00 PM

Website: York University Faculty of Science – Science Rendezvous


Main Street Markham, 132 Robinson Street, Markham ON L3P 5H5

Bringing science from the lab to the street!

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Every year the Faculty of Science at York University joins forces with Main Street Markham to present Science Rendezvous at the award-winning Markham Farmers’ Market. The Market starts at 8 am.

This year’s Science Rendezvous will be held on May 7, 2016. York University scientists and students will be on site all day to answer today’s most burning science questions and conduct exciting demonstrations, hands-on activities, and cool experiments! Get your hands dirty with some of the leading scientists in Canada. Come make your own slime, pet a comet, dig for dinosaurs, make monster bubbles, and more!

Live entertainment. Free parking.


  • Make your own slime
  • Vortex smoke competition
  • Plant a seed for Mother’s Day
  • Pet a comet
  • Feeding Darwin’s finches
  • Solar car races
  • Digging for dinosaurs
  • Art of aging
  • Fragile food web

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