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Ballyhoura Science Day

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Croom sport complex

Kylefea

V35 PT04

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The Ballyhoura Science Day is a FREE family friendly event on the 16th of November in Croom Sports Complex. This event is hosted by Ballyhoura Development, with funding from Science Foundation Ireland, proudly supporting National Science Week 2019.

There will lots of interactive workshops and talks to engage the whole family, completely free to enter.

Some of the activities on offer are as follows:


-Learn the Science of Superheroes with Dr. Barry Fitzgerald - a must for any Marvel/DC fan!

Dr. Fitzgerald is present until 1:30 PM on the day, please come early to avoid disappointment.

-An exotic 'mini-zoo' from Wild Encounters - get up close and personal with parrots, snakes, rabbits and more!

-Climbing wall open all day to try

-The community food initiative will be there all day with hands on interactive sessions, goodie bags, face painting and more.

-Mobile laboratory from Lismore Heritage to get little hands messy and eager minds turning

-Kids Craft Corner with arts n crafts, entertainment and face painting


and much much more!

Please visit our website www.visitballyhoura.com for a full list of what's available on the day!


FAQs

What are my parking options at the event?

There is ample parking at the sports complex, and at the school across the road. Parking attendants will be on site to help direct traffic. Parking is free.

Is there anything for under 5s to do at the event?

Absolutely. There is a Kiddie craft corner running all day. They are also welcome to attend all talks and get close to the animals under supervision of the instructors and their parents.

Can I bring the whole family?

Of course, entry is free, why not bring the whole gang and experience everything that the Science Day has to offer!

Are there any food options on site?

We will be running a small tuck shop with Tea/Coffee. There will also be a variety of food vendors on site.



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