Science You Can Eat - School holiday program

26 September -
6 October 2017
Various times
Event is suitable for
Families with childrenYouthLibrary

Cockburn Libraries is cooking, baking, and having safe fun with food during the September/October school holidays. Activities at all three libraries. Activities are strictly ages 7 and up unless otherwise specified.

Coolbellup Library

Cupcake Detectives

Wednesday 27 September at 10.30am
Mix up your own cupcakes and then put your detective hats on to work out what effect missing ingredients can have on baking.

Food Scene

Tuesday 3 October at 10.30am
Be a food scientist and learn about the food you eat, before you make something fizzy. Ages 5 to 11

Bread and Butter

Wednesday 4 October at 10.30am
Using simple recipes make your own bread and butter.

Spearwood Library

Marshmallow Towers

Tuesday 26 September at 10.30am
Build a structure with toothpicks and marshmallows. Can you be the prize-winning food engineer?

Sultana Submarines

Friday 29 September at 10.30am
Use the science of gases in liquids to make your own sultana submarines, then decorate your science jar to take home.

Sushi Superheroes

Friday 6 October at 10.30am-midday
Learn to make and roll your own sushi. Ages 10 to14

Success Library


Friday 29 September at 10am
Get involved with Bake for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month with a morning of cupcake baking and decorating.

Cake in a Cup

Monday 2 October at 10am
Forget the oven, learn how to make a cake in the microwave.

Juicy Science

Tuesday 3 October at 10am
Find out how juice is made and experiment with juice to see how powerful your fruit can be.

Planting Workshop

Wednesday 4 October at 10am
Plant your own herbs and vegetables.

Scitech – Mix and Make

Thursday 5 October at 10am
From the kitchen to the bathroom, students explore what happens when we combine different things, both following a recipe and making up some of their own. Ages 4 to 8

Anime Arvo

Thursday 28 September at 2-4pm
Anime Arvo is an opportunity to watch a selection of first episodes from four different Anime TV series. Specific titles and ratings are available on the libraries website. Strictly ages 12 and up.

Bookings Essential

All events are free but bookings are essential.

Register online

Events are strictly ages 7 and up unless otherwise specified.


Activities will be taking place at all three Cockburn Libraries.



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