SAINTE-JULIE, QC, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Électrium is inviting budding young scientists ages six and up to special free workshops during March Break. From March 4 to 10, 2019, there'll be electricity in the air!
On the program:
- Introductory science workshops led by Profaqua's scientific education experts
- Underground treasures, robotics for all ages, smoking potions, spectacular magic—a different theme each day. The choice is yours!
- Guided tours of the interpretation center for the whole family to explore all aspects of electricity.
- The guides will take you through the renovated exhibition galleries, revealing the secrets of Watson, the electric eel, and making your hair stand on end with the Van de Graaff generator. Fun for all ages!
Plan your visit
March 4 to March 10, 2019, inclusive, the Électrium will be open from 9:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Hour-long introductory science workshops will be held every morning at 9:30 and 11 a.m., and every afternoon at 1 and 2:30 p.m. Please note that workshops are given in French.
For the full program and workshop schedule, go to www.hydroquebec.com/visit. Places are limited. Book now by calling the Électrium at 1 800 267-4558.
The Électrium is in Sainte-Julie, in the Montérégie, Exit 87 off Highway 30.
The Électrium: Living in an electrical world
The Électrium offers guided tours adapted to different visitor groups and features several interactive modules so you can learn more about the electrical phenomena that surround you. For example, you can explore electricity's role in nature and the human body—and even get to test which member of your family has the fastest reflexes!
For further information: Catherine Savoie, Media Relations, 514 289-5005