CHaOS Summer Science Roadshow 2011

    About the CHaOS Summer Roadshow

    This summer, the CHaOS Roadshow will again be heading across the country for over four weeks in July/August. As well as visiting schools, we'll be running free public events in venues in Gloucestershire, the North-East, Northamptonshire and Lincolnshire.

    All events (except school visits) are free and open to the public from 12-5pm unless otherwise stated below. Drop in any time to see some exciting hands-on science experiments!

    Click here for our press release page.

Image: Map of roadshow route

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions about our events, including any questions about accessibility of venues. We'd be particularly keen to hear from you if can help publicise our events in any way (newsletters, posters, newspapers, radio etc), and can give you material if you get in touch. (Click here for our press release page.)

The Roadshow Route

Tuesday 5th -Thursday 1st July: Visiting schools in Gloucestershire
Saturday 9th July: Free public event, 12-5pm
George Watson Memorial Hall, Tewkesbury
Barton Street, GL20 5PX
[Venue website]
Sunday 10th July: Free public event, 12-5pm
Subscription Rooms, Stroud
Kendrick Street, GL5 1AE
[Venue website]
Tuesday 12th-Thursday 14th July: Visiting schools in Cheshire
Saturday 16th July: Free public event, 12-5pm
Brainwave11, NETpark, Sedgefield
Thomas Wright Way, TS21 3FD
[Venue Website]
Sunday 17th July: Free public event, 12-5pm
Newcastle Upon-Tyne
Murray House, Diana Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE4 6BQ
In collaboration with Newcastle Science City’s Community Science Team
Tuesday 19th -Thursday 21st July: Visiting schools in West Midlands
Saturday 23rd July: Free public event, 11-4pm
Wellingborough Museum
12 Castle Way, NN8 1XB
[Venue website]
Sunday 24th July: Free public event, 12-5pm
Rushden Community College
Hayway, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 6AG
[Venue website]
Tuesday 26th July: Home Education Festival, HESFES 2011
HES FES is the world's biggest gathering of home educating families.
[HESFES website]
Wednesday 27th July: Free public event, 12-5pm
Thetford (Carnegie Room)
Carnegie Room, Cage Lane, Thetford, IP24 2DS
[Venue website]
Friday 29th July: Free public event, 11-4pm
Kettering (Market Place)
Kettering Market Place and Parish Rooms, Sheep Street, Kettering
[Venue website]
Saturday & Sunday 30th-31st July: Heckington Show
The show, and CHaOS event, are open 9.30 am - 6.30 pm on Saturday 30th and 9.30 am - 5.30 pm on Sunday 31st. Day entry to the showground costs £7 for adults and £2 for children aged 5-16 (under-5s are free), with free parking. Once inside, visiting the CHaOS marquee is absolutely free.
[Show website]
Tuesday 2nd - Friday 5th August: Scout Jamboree
CamJam is a scouting jamboree held in Cambridgeshire, and will attract 1800 visitors in the week
[CamJam website]

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