Science Festival Schedule (DSF 2021)

Submitted by dahlonegascience on Thu, 03/01/2018 - 14:46

FRIDAY, MARCH 5th: Opening Night!


The 2021 Festival is being held online.  Don't forget to pick-up your Lab in a Bag supply kit for at-home kids' experiments from the UNG Dahlonega, Gainesville, and Cumming campuses.  Order your Lab in a Bag supply kit here.

(5:00pm - released on YouTube) Planetarium ShowWonder Women of Astrophysics  (Video available throughout the festival.)

(5:00 - 7:00pm - Zoom) Family At-home Experiments: Three rooms of activities, see the schedule below.

(7:00pm - Zoom) Keynote Speaker: Dr. Charles Blaha - Paralysis and Tremors: New Medical Advances and Devices

(8:30pm - Facebook Live & Twitch) Telescope Live-Stream: North Georgia Astronomical Observatory

 

Family Zoom Room A

Family Zoom Room B

Family Zoom Room C

5:00pm

Paper Circuits* Touchy Brain Stuff Marshmallow Bridge*

5:30pm

Stroop Effect Lemon Personality Test* Change Blindness

6:00pm

Stroop Effect False Memories Paper Circuits*

6:30pm

Stroop Effect Paper Circuits* Touchy Brain Stuff

*Supplies needed. Order a complete Lab in a Bag supply kit here or see the supply lists here.



 

SATURDAY, MARCH 6th: Main Events!


Join us online for many great events from family activities to panel discussions, extract DNA, play brain games, build a bridge, discuss science - it's going to be a great time!

Panel Discussions

 

Family Activities:  Story Time, Lab in a Bag at-home experiments, and Yoga

 

(8:30pm - Facebook Live & Twitch) Telescope Live-Stream: North Georgia Astronomical Observatory

 

 

Story Time Zoom Room        OR   Panels Zoom Room   

Family Zoom Room A

Family Zoom Room B

Family Zoom Room C

10:00am

Story Time with Scientists:  Underground by Denise Fleming  

Marshmallow Bridge*

Make Your Own Lava Lamp* Lemon Personality Test*

10:30am

Story Time with Scientists: A Butterfly is Patient by Dianna Aston Paper Circuits* Change Blindness False Memories

11:00am

Story Time with Scientists: A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars by Seth Fishman Lemon Personality Test* Isolating DNA from Strawberries Paper Circuits*

11:30am

Story Time with Scientists: Twilight Hunt by Narelle Oliver False Memories Touchy Brain Things Marshmallow Bridge*

12:00pm

  Density Tower* Fireworks in a Jar* Change Blindness

12:30pm

Confronting Pandemics      

1:30pm

  Yoga Safari False Memories Paper Circuits*

2:00pm

Energy and the Environment      

3:00pm

  Yoga Safari Touchy Brain Stuff Marshmallow Bridge*

3:30pm

Scientific Consensus      

4:30pm

  Yoga Safari Lemon Personality Test* Change Blindness

5:00pm

  Lemon Personality Test* Paper Circuits* Touchy Brain Stuff

*Supplies needed. Order a complete Lab in a Bag supply kit here or see the supply lists here.