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A Fun Family Day of Learning for the Community

May 1st, 2014

SALINAS, Calif. - This Saturday, May 3, 2014, Hartnell College presents the Eight Annual Family Science, Health, and Literacy Day at the Alisal Campus located at 1752 E. Alisal Street, Salinas, CA from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This event is FREE and open to the public. The program is in partnership with the Alisal Education Foundation and the Literacy Campaign for Monterey County.

The Family Science, Health, and Literacy Day will offer a wide range of activities and demonstrations, including:

  • NASA SEMAA Aerospace Lab Tours
  • Physics demonstration featuring "The Bed of Nails"
  • Soccer Fun with Hartnell College’s Championship Team
  • Silicon Valley Turtle and Tortoise Club
  • Diesel and Construction Technology demonstrations
  • Hands-On computer workshops in the state-of-the-art Tech Mobile
  • Math magic and math games
  • Free Books for all ages and reading activities
  • Live Banda Music
  • Time to Read Puppet Show
  • Farm Stand for Kids
  • Astronomy, biology, nutrition, and healthy living activities
  • Many Hands-On Science and Family Fun Activities!
  • Free Food!
  • The Alisal Education Foundation will hold an awards ceremony at 12:00 p.m. to honor special teachers and staff of the Alisal Union School District. The event is made possible by the Youth Fund of the Monterey Peninsula Foundation and with the support from Chevron and NASA.

    Hartnell Community College District

    The Hartnell CCD serves over 15,000 students annually through its main campus in Salinas, the Alisal Campus in East Salinas, the King City Education Center, and various outreach learning centers throughout the Salinas Valley. Hartnell College, a Hispanic Serving Institution, provides workforce training, basic skills courses, and prepares students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Hartnell College is recognized for its innovative public and private partnerships that support world class STEM education, career technical education, fine and performing arts, humanities, and athletics. We are growing leaders through opportunity, engagement, and achievement. For more about Hartnell CCD, visit www.hartnell.edu.