GSK Science in the Summer Live Session – October 1

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October 1, 2020 @ 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm


Calling all student scientists!

Join us for the 2020 GSK Science in the Summer program, Be a Chemist, brought to you by the Franklin Institute! Learn about the science of mixing things and understanding what makes our world. Participants will learn about a chemistry career and receive materials for experiments to do at home to practice their chemistry skills!

GSK Science in the Summer programs are completely free to participants! The program is recommended for students entering grades 2-6. This year’s program will be virtual, so be sure to register to receive information about how to join our online live session and schedule curbside pickup of your materials kit for your independent investigations.

All of our live sessions are the same–pick the event that meets your scheduling needs!

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October 1, 2020
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm
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Per the recommendation of the Connecticut Department of Public Health, the Discovery Science Center & Planetarium has a universal mask policy until further notice.

All occupants of indoor public and common areas ages 2 and up, including staff and visitors, are required to wear masks, regardless of vaccination status, until further notice.

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In the wake of the public health concerns around COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we have augmented cleaning protocols with a specific focus on areas and surfaces with frequent guest contact. Our employees have been trained on best practices for preventing the spread of germs and viruses. In addition, our employees engage in frequent hand washing and encourage guests to do so as well.