For immediate release: 07/21/2011 | NR-11-07-02

Media advisory: Lab to present summer series of 'Fun With Science'

Linda A Lucchetti, LLNL, (925) 422-5815,

WHO: The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is holding a special summer series of its popular "Fun with Science" show.

WHAT: Designed for children at the fifth grade level (though it also can be enjoyed by children younger and older), the free program is intended to spark children's interest in science through entertaining demonstrations and hands-on activities.


Thursday, July 28:  Session 1: 12:30-2 p.m. Session 2: 2:30-4 p.m.

Saturday, July 30:  Session 1: 10:30 a.m.-noon Session 2: 12:30-2 p.m.

WHERE: Discovery Center at LLNL (located off Greenville Road on Eastgate Drive, in an open area at the Laboratory. No badging is required.)

NOTE: Space is limited. Children must be accompanied by an adult chaperone. Registration is required; call 925-423-3272 or send an e-mail.

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