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National Chemistry Week Contest 2022

For students in Grades 2-6th

2022-10-16 09:00:00 2022-10-16 10:00:00 America/New_York National Chemistry Week Contest 2022 The American Chemical Society’s Cleveland Section is sponsoring its 2022 National Chemistry Week celebration in partnership with the Cuyahoga County Public Library System with a chemistry contest! Virtual -

Sunday, October 16
9:00am - 10:00am

Add to Calendar 2022-10-16 09:00:00 2022-10-16 10:00:00 America/New_York National Chemistry Week Contest 2022 The American Chemical Society’s Cleveland Section is sponsoring its 2022 National Chemistry Week celebration in partnership with the Cuyahoga County Public Library System with a chemistry contest! Virtual -

The American Chemical Society’s Cleveland Section is sponsoring its 2022 National Chemistry Week celebration in partnership with the Cuyahoga County Public Library System with a chemistry contest!

HOW IT WORKS

The program is a contest consisting of a chemistry demonstrations shown to the students via a video and fun, age-appropriate chemistry experiments that will be performed by the students at home. Each participant will answer a set of questions, submitted via a form posted on this website, after the demonstration and after each of the experiments.

The contest is open to elementary school students in grades 2-6; parental involvement is considered essential.  Registration must be completed and submitted by September 30, 2022. Participation is limited to the first 240 entrants. Please register by October 14.

Many of the necessary materials for the experiments can be found in the home, but hard-to-find materials will be provided for free in kits via the library's branches during the week of October 10 -15, 2022. Students will perform the experiments at home during National Chemistry Week, October 16 - 22, 2022, and immediately thereafter. At-Home Contest Submissions must be submitted between October 16 and 31, 2022 only.  

Prizes will be awarded to the top three submissions in each grade. Winners will be announcedas soon as possible after November 6th. 

  • 1st Place - $100 
  • 2nd Place - $75 
  • 3rd Place - $50 

For details of the contest, please visit the public site.

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Mon, Nov 28 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Tue, Nov 29 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Wed, Nov 30 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Thu, Dec 01 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Fri, Dec 02 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Sat, Dec 03 12:00AM to 11:45PM
Sun, Dec 04 12:00AM to 11:45PM

Upcoming events

Sat, Dec 03, 11:30am - 12:15pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 2
Read first reader and early chapter books and talk about them with a snack!
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Mon, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bedford Branch Zoom 1
Join us for this presentation where we will demystify the home buying process.

Tue, Dec 06, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Warrenville Heights Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Tue, Dec 06, 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
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Wed, Dec 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Orange Branch Zoom 2
Join us for a book discussion and related activities. This event will be held on Zoom.
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Wed, Dec 07, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, Dec 08, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Mayfield Branch Zoom 1
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Thu, Dec 08, 7:15pm - 8:15pm
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Learn tips to manage holiday stress.

Fri, Dec 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Bay Village Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

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Sat, Dec 10, 9:30am - 10:30am
New date Saturday, December 17, 9:30am - 10:30am
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Sat, Dec 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Mon, Dec 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 1
Join us for an art program exploring Japanese culture across various media and forms.

Mon, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
With so many things changing in the job search process, it can seem intimidating to know where to start, what to say, and how to prepare as you re-engage to get the job or career you want.

Mon, Dec 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Tue, Dec 13, 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Garfield Heights Branch Zoom 1
Share the joy of reading together with your child!

Tue, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Middleburg Heights Branch Zoom 2
Join other teens in our VIRTUAL creative writing workshop and tap into your creativity through writing exercises, prompts, and activities. This program will be conducted virtually using Zoom.

Tue, Dec 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Brookpark Branch Zoom 1
A book discussion for adults who love to read romance novels.

Wed, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
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Wed, Dec 14, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Wed, Dec 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Brookpark Branch Zoom 1
A monthly virtual book discussion fans science fiction and fantasy books. 

Thu, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 1
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Thu, Dec 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Beachwood Branch Zoom 2
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Sat, Dec 17, 9:30am - 10:30am
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Tue, Dec 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 2
A virtual program with two librarians showcasing crafts and experiments to inspire and introduce young minds to the world of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math).

Wed, Dec 21, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Brooklyn Branch Zoom 1
Are you a wiz at Holiday tv and movie specials? Put your knowledge to the test and join us on Zoom with Kahoot and get your jingle on! For families.

Wed, Dec 21, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Mayfield Branch Zoom 1
This program will be held virtually in ZOOM.

Thu, Dec 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 1
Join us for our monthly LGBT teen book club! We will be reading "Pet" by Akwaeke Emezi. This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Thu, Dec 22, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch Zoom 2
Bored of book clubs? In Comics n’ Crafts, we will talk about our book club pick and make a craft based off of the book! For Grades 3-6.

Tue, Dec 27, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Adult Programming Zoom 3
Be an agent of positive change and craft your "Stop the Hate" contest essay. For students in grades 6-12 who live in Northeastern Ohio.

Tue, Dec 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Brecksville Branch Zoom 1
Book club for grades 5-8

Tue, Dec 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adult Programming Zoom 2
Pop some popcorn and join us for a virtual film discussion!

Wed, Dec 28, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Adult Programming Zoom 3
Be an agent of positive change and craft your "Stop the Hate" contest essay. For students in grades 6-12 who live in Northeastern Ohio.

Canceled
Wed, Dec 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, Dec 29, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Adult Programming Zoom 3
Be an agent of positive change and craft your "Stop the Hate" contest essay. For students in grades 6-12 who live in Northeastern Ohio.