Science Mania Day slated at Northmont

CLAYTON — On Saturday, December 3 from 1:30 until 4 p.m., Northmont Middle School will be hosting the annual Science Mania Day.

This is a Science Fun Day, targeted for any students in grades 2 – 6. The Northmont Middle School Science Olympiad team will be participating in a day long Build-Event exhibition, including Bottle Rockets, Hovercrafts, Mission Possible, Scrambler, Towers, Wind Power and Wright Stuff. All of these exhibitions will be open for viewing by the general public.

At the same time, Science Olympiad team members will be running a large variety of hands-on science booths, with experiments and activities targeted for elementary age students. These activities will cover all areas of science, including Anatomy, Astronomy, Chemistry, Engineering, Food Science, Forensic Science, Optice, Rocks and Minerals, Simple Machines, and Wind Power.

Science Mania Day is a fundraiser for the Science Olympiad team, and admission is $2 per person at the door. There will also be concessions foods and baked goods offered for sale inside; along with a Raffle table full of holiday gift options donated from local businesses. Any and all elementary students and their parents are invited to attend – do some fun activities, watch some really neat events, and get excited about science.

The Science Mania event is generously supported by donations from the following area businesses: Bob Evans, Bushel & Peck, Buffalo Wild Wings, Palette of Threads, The Primitive Shoppe, Tasha’s Common Scents, United Dairy Farmers, and The WineShop at Home.

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Reach Northmont Middle School at (937) 832-6500. Northmont Middle School is located at 4810 W. National Rd., Clayton.