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Mr. Science Saturdays at WKCTC

First through fifth graders can have fun science-filled Saturdays at West Kentucky Community and Technical College beginning October 17.

Jason Lindsey, also known as Mr. Science with Hooked on Science, is teaching the hands-on classes on five Saturdays from 9 a.m. 4 p.m. in the Emerging Technology Center. The cost of each class is $60, which includes a light snack and materials. Lunch is not provided.

The Saturday classes will open the door to science for these kids and show them they can also have a lot of fun at the same time, said Kevin ONeill, WKCTC community education director. The class schedule is as follows:

October 17
Halloween Science

From putting a ghost in a bubble to creating giant spooky clouds, kids will discover the science behind Halloween.

November 7 and November 14
Advance Engineering with Minecraft

Kids gain a strong understanding of the engineering design process as they use Minecraft Legos to engineer master Minecraft models, discover the secrets of Minecraft and more.

November 21
Thanksgiving Science

From the Thanksgiving egg drop to pulling the tablecloth from underneath a Thanksgiving feast, kids will do some amazing Thanksgiving science experiments.

December 5
Kid FREE Shopping

Parents can go holiday shopping while their kids enjoy doing a variety of hands-on science experiments such as learning how Santa gets down the chimney and making it snow.

Space is limited; early registration is encouraged. Register by calling (270) 534-3335 or online at;S=29