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Environmental Fair 11-3:30

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
11:00am – 3:30pm

Waterbury Campus
Lobby

Environmental Fair 11-3:30 in the Lobby with: What’s That? Apps that identify all kinds of organisms and constellations for FREE. Solar Cells and Alternative Energy (Demo early, Dr. Howard Winston; 11-11:30?). The Soda Rocket, an Experiment in Chemistry (Demo Wed. outside, 11:30-noon) The Refuse We Generate (on-going collection & sorting) Replacing Plastic (Plastic in the Environment, videos Th 12:30-1 in Room 324). The Problems with Light at Night (Videos shown Th 11-11:30 in 324, 1:30-2 in 333). Bubbles, Squiggles, and ‘Where Is That’ Contest (Courtyard,various sites all week) The OLLI Gardening Program Natural Products from Sheep & Goats Between 11-1:30. Presentations on Organisms: Sheep (11-12:15), Lizards (12:30-1), Spiders (1-1:30) Note: The Lizards and Spiders Presentations repeat on Th (12:30-1:30) in Room 333. The Lizards are beautiful and the spiders are awe-inspiring!

Contact:

tracie.borden@uconn.edu

UConn Metanoia on the Environment (primary)

Control Panel