Science Sundays - New for 2019
Science Sundays – New for 2019
The Sunday Science Series is a monthly, family friendly investigation into science topics appropriate for ages 8-88.
Honey Bees and The Hive with Adrienne Card
Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 2pm
Honey bees are fascinating insects and necessary for pollination. Many of the country's crops would not exist without the honey bee at bloom time. Adrienne Card, from Merrimack Valley Apiaries, will talk about hive dynamics and creating healthy habitats for these insects.
Enter the Fantastic World of Fractals with Harvard Professor Chris Rycroft
Sunday, May 5 at 2 pm
Harvard Professor Chris Rycroft makes understanding fractals easy. Recognizing fractal patterns in the world around us can give us new insight, power and wisdom.
Having Fun with Fossils and Dinosaurs with Paulette Morin
Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 2pm
Paulette Morin introduces audiences to the wonder of dinosaurs and our prehistoric past. She includes information on how to find fossils and brings over 200 fossils to examine. Come, share the excitement and see what wonders lurk beneath the soil and rock ledges of our region.
Paulette has been an amateur paleontologist since early childhood. Having fun with Fossils and Dinosaurs is a multimedia presentation that combines storytelling, music and science in a unique combination that has enthralled children and adults alike.
Science Sundays are generously sponsored by the Friends of the Burlington Public Library and the Mass Cultural Council.
|This program is supported in part by a grant from the Burlington Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.||