Feb 16 2013 2:00 pm
Saturday, February 16, 2 p.m.
Make giant gummi worms, turn M&Ms into dazzling comets, grow candy crystals, and turn cotton candy into slime!
Candy experiments. All candy. All science. All fun.
Author Loralee Leavitt will give a Candy Experiment presentation, provide scientific explanations, and sign her new book, Candy Experiments.
Leavitt is a mother of three and a freelance writer with a science background and she is always excited by new science activities for kids. Leavitt received the Highlights Pewter Plate Award for Nonfiction Feature of the Year, Independent Readers for the “Candy Experiments” article published in Mothering magazine, and her articles in ParentMap helped that magazine win a Gold Award from Parenting Publications of America. A popular freelance writer, she regularly contributes to Cricket, Scouting, Pockets, Boys’ Quest, Fun for Kidz, Writers’ Journal, and Highlights.