WOOSTER, Ohio Ã¢â¬â Secrest ArboretumÃ¢â¬â¢s first Ã¢â¬ÅWhiz Bang Science ShowÃ¢â¬Â of the year blasts off on Thursday (6/10) at 7 p.m. The popular program, presented by Ã¢â¬ÅDr. DaveÃ¢â¬Â Lohnes of the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC), is free for kids of all ages and their families.
This monthÃ¢â¬â¢s topic: Different states of matter Ã¢â¬â solids, liquids and gases.
Lohnes, who works by day in OARDCÃ¢â¬â¢s information technology department, says the show aims to Ã¢â¬Åexcite kids and spark a deep interest in science.Ã¢â¬Â
Find Secrest Arboretum on the OARDC campus, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster. Meet in the John Streeter Garden Amphitheater, about 1.7 miles from the main campus entrance.
Call 330-464-2148 or 330-263-3700 for more information or in case of questionable weather.
The show will be held on July 8 and Aug. 12 as well Ã¢â¬â same time and place, but different themes.
OARDC is the research arm of Ohio State UniversityÃ¢â¬â¢s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.
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Caption: "Dr. Dave" Lohnes of the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center brings his popular "Whiz Bang Science Show" to Secrest Arboretum June 10.
Whiz Bang Science Show, http://whizbangscience.com/
Secrest Arboretum, http://secrest.osu.edu/