Upcoming Events

Science Outreach would like to thank our wonderful volunteers who share their time and expertise in our community!  Please watch our website for any changes!  Please join our FREE community events!

Everyone is welcome... we are just a click away from learning about Science! If you missed out, view the recordings on our past events page or YouTube Channel.

  • February 5, 2024 –  Ecuador: Quito and Galapagos with Dr. Robert G. Holmberg, Emeritus Professor, Athabasca University.  Held at Edwin Parr Composite School for students, staff and chaperones for the school trip from 3:30 PM to 4:45 PM. 
  • To Be Announced –  Biology Transformation with Carmen Allen, Laboratory Development Specialist, Faculty of Science and Technology, Athabasca University.  Held in the Science Lab at Athabasca University with students from Edwin Parr Composite School.
  • March 2024 (Date to be announced) - Climate Change with Srijak Bhatnagar, Assistant Professor, Computational Biology and Microbial Ecology, Centre for Science, Athabasca University.
  • Spider Talks with Dr. Robert G. Holmberg, Emeritus Professor, Athabasca University.
  • July 2024 - Mushroom Display with Dr. Roland Treu, Associate Professor,  Centre for Science, Athabasca University.

Watch for new upcoming talks and activities! Please check back regularly for the most up to date infomration! More to come!

See what we have been up to – Science Outreach - Athabasca: 21 years of informing the public about science and technology with Dr. Robert Holmberg, Emeritus Professor, Athabasca University.  View the recording on our YouTube Channel.

Check out the Fungi Brochure: Mushrooms of the Athabasca Region by Dr. Roland Treu who is one of our Science Outreach volunteers!

Many events may be recorded and posted to our website at a later time.

To view these recordings:

To book Hour of Code school talks and demos with Wayne Brehaut (school presentations for students ages 12 to 15)... contact Science Outreach if interested.

To book DNA labs and demos with Carmen Allen... contact Science Outreach if interested.

To book Spider Talks with Robert Holmberg, Professor Emeritus AU and resident Entomologist at your school... contact Science Outreach if interested.

Other interesting information:

Many of our events when held in person are held at the main building  Athabasca University in Governing Council Chambers in Athabasca, Alberta. Please park in parking lot C. To view a map of the grounds and parking please click here.

Science Outreach Athabasca - January 30, 2024

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