KPU Science Rendezvous
Free to the public! Science Rendezvous is part of Science Odyssey and a national celebration of science with events happening all across Canada on the same day! Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to for activities and updates. Interested in volunteering at KPU Science Rendezvous? Click on the red button below.
Mark your calendars for KPU Science Rendezvous 2018!
Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 11 am - 3 pm | Free to everyone!
KPU Langley Campus | 20901 Langley Bypass, Langley
On May 12, Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) will host our sixth annual Science Rendezvous at the Langley campus. KPU Langley will be transformed into a family-friendly science festival where the public will get a chance to participate in hands-on experiments, magic shows, interactive science labs, exciting activities, arts and design, music, and tours of our high-tech patient simulator nursing labs and state-of-the-art craft brewing lab!
Registration will open in early 2018.
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- Tour real science labs and do hands-on experiments
- Make slime and film canister rockets
- Marvel at the chemistry magic show
- Be awed by the dancing fire display
- Watch robots on tracks, telescopes and vibrating strings
- Tour our brand new, state-of-the-art Brewing Lab and try our student-brewed beer! (19+)
- Watch high-tech patient simulators in action and free blood pressure readings
- Make a pet rock and take a world tour
- Make seed bombs and newspaper pots
- Play with puzzles, learn cryptography and see some math tricks
- Test faculties with drunk goggles and a polygraph test
- Horticulture bug lab and races
- 'Creative Station' tent with art activities
- Water science activities
- Face painting
- Nibble on edible weeds
- Walk the campus labyrinth, plus more!
FIRST 100 KIDS RECEIVE A FREE SCIENCE RENDEZVOUS T-SHIRT!
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If you have any questions, please email us at FSH.Events@kpu.ca!
Want to showcase your organization at KPU Science Rendezvous?
Are you a community organization or business involved with science, technology, engineering, math, horticulture, arts or design? You may be a good fit to participate in our Vendor Marketplace and showcase your business/organization at Science Rendezvous! For more information, email FSH.Events@kpu.ca or register online for a free booth by clicking here. The next KPU Science Rendezvous will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018. We will be reviewing vendor applications starting in early 2018.
Science Rendezvous is a public platform to promote science awareness and increase science literacy in Canada. The event is an annual day-long festival spanning multiple simultaneous sites across the country, designed to bring science face-to-face with the public and encourage more youth to consider science and engineering-related careers and study paths. This year, we will also be showcasing some of KPU's programs so that Science Rendezvous visitors can also explore the variety of education possibilities at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.