From making slime to riding a virtual roller coaster, learning is fun for everyone at the 13th annual Matter & Motion community event on Saturday, April 13 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ivy Tech Community College—Wabash Valley, 8000 S. Education Drive in Terre Haute.
This family event is open to everyone of all ages in the community and features exhibits, educational activities, games and rides designed to highlight technology, education, science and health programs at Ivy Tech. Community organizations will also be on hand to share in the fun. Just some of the activities and demonstrations include:
- A Teddy Bear Clinic where medical personnel can give your bear a check-up
- Lemon Race and Lemonade Day sign-up
- Fingerprinting by the Vigo County Sheriff’s Department
- Ambulance tours
- Arts, craft and coloring
- Puzzles and games including duck pond and fish bowl toss
- Fire safety house shows how to survive should a fire happen at home
- X-ray your favorite toy
A bake goods and food concessions will be available for sale. A clown, music and local media celebrities will add to the festivities. Mark your calendars! The event is free and open to the public.