Families invited to free science and engineering activity night


Kids of all ages are being invited to bring family and friends to a night of conducting experiments and participating in activities while exploring the world of science and engineering. They can learn how things work and explore with labs and hands-on activities. The event is free, open to the public and will be held Friday, March 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Jefferson School, 22051 Wilson Rd, Georgetown.

Attendees will be able to learn about space suits with ILC Dover, geology with Steven Smailer, bridge building with DelDOT and environmental science with Salisbury University, Delaware Technical Community College and the Center for Inland Bays. The Coast Guard Museum will also be there with demonstrations and will have artifacts on hand. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call (302) 856-3300.

The Jefferson School, a non-sectarian, independent day school, is located on 43 wooded acres in Georgetown and strives to provide innovative, academic programs that foster an enthusiasm for learning. To learn about enrollment openings and more about the school, contact Connie Hendricks, head of school, at (302) 856-3300 or visit www.jeffersonschool.com.