New branch hours begin January 2, 2022. Learn More

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Science Alive

Join us for Science Alive!

Celebrate the 30th Annual Science Alive at the newly renovated Main Library. Explore interactive exhibits, new Grab & Go kits, hands-on presentations, and awesome activities with local science-related organizations. Beloved favorites and some new faces will be joining us for the most epic Science Alive yet!

Saturday, February 5, 2022
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Main Library
304 S Main St
South Bend, IN 46601

Stage Shows

Local Weather Predictions
The WNDU First Alert Weather Team will show how weather changes are predicted.

Silly Safaris
Delve into the animal kingdom with Silly Safaris and their crew of human and animal ambassadors.

Aliens: Escape from Earth
Bring your curiosity and solve an out of this world mystery, led by Talewise educators. Along the way, you’ll discover the power of air pressure and the magic of chemical changes.

Science Talks
Are you Interested in growing up to be a scientist, engineer or mathematician? Meet an amazing group of scientists from the University of Notre Dame for a discussion on a variety of careers in STEM fields.

Pick up a free Science Alive grab & go kit!

To prepare for Science Alive this year, the Library is preparing interactive science kits that will be available at library locations for the four weeks prior to Science Alive.

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