National Chemistry Week (NCW) is a week long event that encourages chemists and chemistry enthusiasts to build awareness of chemistry in their local communities. NCW occurs between October 20 and October 26 this year.
On Saturday, October 26, the St. Louis Science Center in collaboration with the American Chemical Society (ACS) and the Youth Exploring Science (Y.E.S) program is hosting an event from 11am- 4pm in the main building. This year's event will include activities and demonstrations for all ages and will center around the theme, energy.
Businesses, schools, and individuals are invited to participate in this event with the focus on a common goal: To promote the value of chemistry in everyday life.