Event: Spring Outreach Activities

2015-03-17

Spring is a busy time of year for our Let's Talk Science Outreach volunteers! Here's a list of some of the events that our Outreach sites will be taking part in during March and April.

Alberta

Let's Talk Science Outreach at University of Alberta

For more information contact: ltspp@ualberta.ca or visit University of Alberta's Local Outreach website.

Prehistoric Park
Friday, March 6

Water Week
Tuesday, March 24

Let's Talk Cancer Research
Friday, March 27

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at the University of Calgary

For more information contact: lts@ucalgary.ca 

StemCell Talks Symposium 
On campus at University of Calgary 
Friday, March 13, 8:30am - 4pm 
This year's theme: Muscle Stem Cells and Bioengineering


British Columbia

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at University of British Columbia

For more information contact: lts@ubclts.com

The Ins and Outs of Antibiotics High School Symposium
On campus at UBC 
Friday, May 15


Manitoba

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at University of Manitoba

For more information contact: lts.uofm@gmail.com 

Weekly Outreach at The Forks
On campus, University of Manitoba
Every Tuesday 10:00am-12:15pm

Space Days
Saturday, March 21, 12:30-5:30pm & Sunday, March 22, 10:30am-5:30pm

Kildonan Place Mall
Saturday, March 28, 10:00am-6:00pm

St. Vital Mall
Monday, March 30, 12:00-5:00pm

Children’s Museum, Kid's Spring Break 
Tuesday, March 31, 11:00am – 3:00pm

Let’s Talk Science Challenge
On campus at University of Manitoba
Thursday, April 30

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at University of Winnipeg

For more information contact: letstalkscienceuw@gmail.com

Children’s Museum, Kid's Spring Break
Saturday, April 4, 11:00am – 3:00pm


Newfoundland & Labrador

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at Memorial University

For more information contact: lts@mun.ca

Let’s Talk Science Challenge  
On campus at Memorial University (St. John's)
Wednesday, April 29


New Brunswick

Let's Talk Science Outreach at University of New Brunswick, Fredericton campus

For more information contact: ltspp@unb.ca 

Let’s Talk Science Challenge 
On campus at University of New Brunswick (Fredericton)
Friday, April 24 


Ontario

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at Fleming College

For more information contact: ltsflemingc@gmail.com

Changing Climate, Changing Communities Conference  
Fleming College, Frost Campus
Saturday, March 21, 10:00am-4:45pm
Let's Talk Science Outreach will be running science workshops.

Hands-on Science Events at the Lindsay Library 
Saturdays: March 7, March 14 & March 28th, 10:30am

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at the University of Guelph

For more information contact: letstalkscience.guelph@gmail.com 

Let's Talk Science at the Main Branch Library 
Thursday, March 19

College Royal Exhibit
On campus at University of Guelph, Science Complex 1511
Saturday, March 21, 9:00am-5:00pm & Sunday March 22, 9:00am-4:00pm

Let’s Talk Science Challenge
On campus at University of Guelph 
Wednesday, April 29

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at McMaster University

For more information, contact: ltspp@mcmaster.ca

StemCell Talks 
On campus at McMaster University
Wednesday, March 4

March Break Public Events at Hamilton Public Library :

  • Westdale Library, Monday, March 16, 2:30pm (Harry Potter-themed science activities)
  • Locke Library, Tuesday, March 17, 1:30pm (Harry Potter-themed science activities)
  • Westdale Library, Wednesday, March 18, 10:30am (Wings of Discovery - Dynamic Dinos)
  • Terryberry Library, Wednesday, March 18, 2:00pm (Candy DNA)
  • Locke Library, Thursday, March 19, 2:00pm (Wings of Discovery - Dynamic Dinos)

Little Native Hockey League 
with Let’s Talk Science Outreach at University of Toronto (Mississauga Campus)
Various Arenas in Mississauga
March 16-18

Girls in Science Day 
On campus at McMaster University 
Friday, April 10 & 24 

Westfield Star Party
Westfield Heritage Village, Rockton
Friday, April 24, 6:30pm

Molecular Biology Workshop 
On campus at McMaster University
Tuesday, April 28

The Science of Sports Family Science Day
On campus at McMaster University
Saturday, May 2, 1:00-4:00pm

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at University of Ontario Institute of Technology

For more information contact: Lindsay.Beyger@uoit.ca

Seeing Stars Public Events
In collaboration with Ontario Power Generation
Pickering Nuclear Information Centre 
Monday, March 16, 10am, 10:45am, 11:30am, 1pm, 1:45pm, 2:30pm 

Let’s Talk Science Outreach in Ottawa

For more information contact: ltsps.uottawa@gmail.com

StemCell Talks Symposium
On campus at University of Ottawa 
Monday, March 2

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at Queen’s University

For more information contact: talksci@queensu.ca

Let’s Talk Cancer High School Symposium
On campus at Queen's University 
Monday, May 15
In collaboration with the Canadian Cancer Society's Research Information Outreach Team (RIOT)

Let's Talk Science Outreach at University of Toronto, Mississauga Campus

For more information contact: ltsutm@letstalkscience.ca 

Peel Region Science Fair
Louise Arbour Secondary School
Saturday April 11, 10:00am- 2:00pm : Science demos for participants and their families

Let's Talk Science Outreach at University of Toronto, St. George Campus

For more information contact: lts.grad@utoronto.ca

StemCell Talks Symposium
On-campus at University of Toronto (St. George campus)
This year's theme: Diabetes
Friday, March 13

March Break: Science of Yoga 
Toronto Public Library, Highland Creek Branch
Wednesday, March 18, 2:00- 3:00pm

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at University of Waterloo

For more information contact: WaterlooLTS@gmail.com

March Break Activities at The Joseph Schneider Haus National Historic Site
Friday, March 20, 10am to 12pm and 12:30 to 2:30pm

Idea Factory 2015 
Clemens Mill, 50 Saginaw Parkway, Cambridge, ON
Saturday, March 21, 2:00-4:00pm

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at Western University

For more information contact: letstalkscienceuwo@gmail.com

Silly Science Early Years Program
Lambeth Community Centre
Wednesday, March 11, 10-10:30am

Silly Science Early Years Program
Dorchester Community Centre
Monday, March 23, 10-10:30am


Saskatchewan

Let’s Talk Science Outreach at University of Saskatchewan

For more information contact: letstalkscience@usask.ca 

Let’s Talk Science Challenge 
On campus at University of Saskatchewan
Friday, April 24