Tag: PopUp Science

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PopUp Science spreading around the globe

The Homewood Science Center started its free PopUp Science program in 2016 as a way to share science concepts with the community.  Now the ideas behind PopUp Science are being learned by science enthusiasts around the world, thanks to the Homewood Science Center’s membership in the STEM Learning Ecosystem, a national[Read More…]

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3rd annual Walk Walton fundraiser makes science fun in Homewood

The third annual Walk Walton PopUp Science Fundraiser Oct. 21 at the Homewood Izaak Walton Preserve featured about 20 junior high students from Homewood and Flossmoor schools sharing what they learned during the internship’s first run. You have reached content available exclusively to Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle digital subscribers. Receive a 3-day[Read More…]

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Teens learn math and fighting fires go together

Fighting a fire with algebra? Teens at the Homewood Science Center’s “Pump It Up!” PopUp Science program found out just how much math is involved in the work of a firefighter. On Saturday, Sept. 23, teens got a math lesson from Homewood Fire Chief Bob Grabowski. You have reached content available[Read More…]

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Homewood Fire Department plans open house, parade to observe National Fire Prevention Week

  The crowd watches as a Homewood firefighter   demonstrates how emergency responders extricate   victims who are trapped in a vehicle during the 2015   Homewood Fire Department open house. The department   will hold its 2016 open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.   on Saturday. (Chronicle file photo)   National Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 9 to[Read More…]

Fall events

Friday, Oct. 7

  • Anew: Building Beyond Violence and Abuse Sneaker Ball fundraiser.

Saturday, Oct. 8

Saturday, Oct. 15

Sunday, Oct. 16

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