Middle schoolers invited to explore aquaculture during UMaine 4-H Science Saturday

Middle school students are invited to explore aquaculture and marine science research during the University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H Science Saturday, Jan. 21.

From 10 a.m.–1 p.m. in 101 Libby Hall, youth in grades six through eight will play games and perform experiments similar to those conducted in UMaine research labs. Topics covered will include DNA, the creation of waves and the business of aquaculture.

The $10 fee includes lunch. Registration should be completed online by Jan. 13. The maximum number of participants is 15; minimum is six.

For more information or to request a disability accommodation, contact Jessica Brainerd at 581.3877 or jessica.brainerd@maine.edu.