|Mad Science® Junior Engineers Program for kids is Dec. 22|
Mad Science® Junior Engineers is being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District in conjunction with Mad Science®, a private science education firm. The program will feature hands-on science activities. Junior engineers will check out pyramids, arches, inflatable beams, test the strength of eggs, and build bridges and sky scrapers. Participants should bring a sack lunch and drink. Perform a catalog search for the keyword "science" to find this program in the JCPRD's online listings.
The program will take place from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 22, at Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood, Roeland Park. For the convenience of working parents, children can be dropped off after 8:30 and picked up until 4 p.m. The cost for one six and one-half hour session is $60 per person for Johnson County residents or $66 per person for nonresidents. Preregistration is required and this program usually fills quickly.
The JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, visit the District's website at www.jcprd.com.