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52 Weeks of Science–Barrio Logan

Please check out the upcoming events taking place in Barrio Logan!

Click on each event for a description, and don’t forget to look at the upcoming months to see what’s planned.

Contact us if you have any questions or would like to learn more about the program, our partners or how you can get involved!

 


 

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November 2017

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Harvesting a Community Garden

Harvesting a Community Garden

Saturday, November 4, 2017
10–11:30 a.m.
Burbank Elementary School
2146 Julian Ave., San Diego, CA 92113

Join local science educator, Kristen Hurst, as she takes you through the detailed process of harvesting and maintaining a community garden. Learn about composting and how to prepare flowerbeds. Take home a plant in a biodegradable container to plant in your own garden. 

10–11:30 a.m.
Burbank Elementary School
2146 Julian Ave., San Diego, CA 92113
 
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Don’t Try This at Home: Superhero Science

Don’t Try This at Home: Superhero Science

Thursday, November 9, 2017
10–11 a.m.
Logan Heights Branch Library
567 S 28th St., San Diego, CA 92113

Get excited about science with this high-energy, educational performance filled with interactive demonstrations by the Fleet Science Center’s very own Don’t Try This at Home live stage show: Superhero Science - Everybody wants a super power. Join us as we showcase super strength and other powers through the basics of science in this super-charged, super-fun show.

10–11 a.m.
Logan Heights Branch Library
567 S 28th St., San Diego, CA 92113
 
 
 
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Rokenbok: Design and build your own toys with blocks

Rokenbok: Design and build your own toys with blocks

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
4–5 p.m.
Logan Heights Branch Library
567 S 28th St., San Diego, CA 92113

Design and build your own toys using easy to learn engineering principles. Children ages 5–12 will use math in fun and practical ways as they solve problems and develop motor skills through the Rokenbok building and construction activities. 

4–5 p.m.
Logan Heights Branch Library
567 S 28th St., San Diego, CA 92113
 
 
 
 
Engineering Craft Beer: Part 2 - The Brewing Process – 21 and up only

Engineering Craft Beer: Part 2 - The Brewing Process – 21 and up only

Saturday, November 18, 2017
2–3:15 p.m.
Border X Brewing
2181 Logan Ave., San Diego CA 92113

Join the brew masters at Border X Brewing for a three-part series on engineering craft beer. In part two we will learn the stages of combining water, grains, oil and resins with gravity. This workshop will set the stage for a special 52 Weeks of Science seasonal brew that we will make together. This event is for ages 21 and up only. 

2–3:15 p.m.
Border X Brewing
2181 Logan Ave., San Diego CA 92113
 
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The Time-Traveler’s Science Magic Show

The Time-Traveler’s Science Magic Show

Thursday, November 30, 2017
10–11 a.m.
Logan Heights Branch Library
567 S 28th St., San Diego, CA 92113

The Time-Traveler’s Magic Show is a blend of magic, science and some technology that hasn’t been invented yet. The theme of the show is that “magic” and “science” are really the same thing. H.G. Wells, author, collector and Time Traveler, shares some of the magic and technologies he has collected from the past and future. The show promises to be entertaining for family audiences, while promoting curiosity among children.

10–11 a.m.
Logan Heights Branch Library
567 S 28th St., San Diego, CA 92113
 
 
 

 

Funders:

The 52 Weeks of Science program is made possible thanks to generous funding from:
cox Cable The Parker Foundation
Union Bank
McCarthy Family Foundation The Thomas C. Ackerman Foundation Viterbi Family Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation The JW Sefton Foundation

 

52 Weeks of Science is created by San Diego's science cultural and educational institutions and individuals and organized by the

Fleet Science Center

Partners:

AWIS BAME Barrio Logan College Institute Boys & Girls Clubs CaliBaja CPKelco
Historic Barrio Distric It Starts with a Seed Life Sciences Summer Institute MAAC
Mad Science Mars Society Mathematics Engineering Science Achievement Perkins Project Wildlife Radio Pulso Salk
San Diego Archaeological Center San Diego Astronomy Association San Diego City College San Diego Coastkeeper lSan Diego Festival of Science & Engineering San Diego Humane Society San Diego Public Library
Sherman Academy Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Southwest Robotic in Science Education UCSD Create Shaping the Future of Aerospace Musica Caice: Center for Aerosol Impacts on Climate and the Environment