Chemistry Saves Lives - Texas A&M University's Chemistry Road Show
Presented by Dr. Jim Pennington
A Fall Wizard is coming to spark your interest in Chemistry! Join us to ignite imaginations and inspire students using chemistry demonstrations! There will be exploding pumpkins, weird polymers, super cold materials and even some surprising loud reactions! Dr. Jim Pennington presents the Texas A&M University Chemistry Road Show.
Chemistry is fundamental to medical education, acting as the foundation on which the human body functions. Chemistry is the key to life and underpins the search for a cure for cancer. The late President Bush and First Lady Barbara Bush were advocates of medical research to find cures for cancer following the death of their daughter Robin. With research, cancer is being cured.
Register at Connect2Texas.net to receive a free recording of the program.
1. Create an account.
2. Click on the Events tab and select George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, event "Chemistry Road Show - Texas A&M University's Chemistry Road Show"
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Established in 1741 and celebrating its 278th Anniversary in 2019, Lyman Orchards is recognized as the twelfth oldest family owned business still in operation. Enjoy picking fresh fruits in season from strawberries in June to blueberries and raspberries in July, from peaches in August to Apples, Pears and Pumpkins in the fall! Get lost in one of two agricultural mazes: the Sunflower Maze in August and the Corn Maze in September and October. Group discounts available.
Mystic Aquarium's Sea Scare returns with a magical twist: An evil sea witch has descended on the Aquarium! Every weekend in October (check our site for dates). This family-friendly Halloween adventure casts magic, mystery and marvels throughout campus. Hear Tails of the Deep, learn your fate from a fortune teller's crystal ball and step inside the sea witches castle. Make your own wizard wand and hat before learning how to cast your own magical spells. All of this hokus pokus and more during Sea Scare at Mystic Aquarium!
Stretch those hamstrings, lace up your sneaks and get your GPS watch ready for the 13th Annual Run/Walk for the Penguins fundracer!
13th Annual Run/Walk for the Penguins
October 19, 2019
Race Starts at 9am
Choose from a challenging 5K run or a leisurely 2 mile walk where every step helps to affect change. There is even a special race for little runners in training!
NOT much of a runner? No problem!
Put your best foot forward! Come out on race day and join us in our efforts to help protect and SAVE the endangered African penguin.
Enjoy post-race refreshments
Waddle in to penguin photo opps
Meet Mystic Aquarium's African penguin care team
Snap a selfie with Petey the Penguin
Win prizes as a race category winner
Plus, all race participants receive complimentary admission to the Aquarium on race day!
To sign up visit http://mysticaquarium.org (less)... Read more
Zipline Cornhole & Pumpkin Smash Autumn Adventures at Refreshing Mountain happening from September -November 2021! Play cornhole or chuck pumpkins while ziplining in Lancaster County!
You may have ziplined before. You may have played cornhole before. You may have picked pumpkins before, BUT have you played cornhole or smashed pumpkins while zipping through the trees?
Yep, the ante has been upped. Come experience our Flying V zipline tour and toss 4 bags from 20-35 feet in the air- 2 while zipping and 2 from stationary platforms. Or try out our Aerial Excursion zipline tour and smash pumpkins from 30-40 ft up while zipping. This is bound to be the most epic game of cornhole and pumpkin target practice you'll ever play!
The Children's Museum
Annual Halloween Spooktacular
See site for dates and times.
Join us for frighteningly fun festivities for the whole family!
Make take-home crafts and trick-or-treat for prizes
Meet some creatures of the night
View a special Planetarium show
And so much more!
With special guest, New York Life, issuing FREE Child IDs
Come as you aren't, costumes encouraged!
$5 members/$10 Non-members
Online registration encouraged. See site for deadline on last date available for online registration for this event.