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Science on Wheels

2022-12-01 18:30:00 2022-12-01 19:30:00 America/Chicago Science on Wheels This event will connect you with scientists from MU who will discuss their research in a wide variety of subject areas, ranging from the conservation of plants and animals to the development of new techniques to understand and treat human diseases. Come prepared to listen, learn and ask questions. Ages 10-adult. Please register. Columbia Public Library - Children's Program Room

Thursday, December 01
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-12-01 18:30:00 2022-12-01 19:30:00 America/Chicago Science on Wheels This event will connect you with scientists from MU who will discuss their research in a wide variety of subject areas, ranging from the conservation of plants and animals to the development of new techniques to understand and treat human diseases. Come prepared to listen, learn and ask questions. Ages 10-adult. Please register. Columbia Public Library - Children's Program Room

Columbia Public Library

Children's Program Room

This event will connect you with scientists from MU who will discuss their research in a wide variety of subject areas, ranging from the conservation of plants and animals to the development of new techniques to understand and treat human diseases. Come prepared to listen, learn and ask questions. Ages 10-adult. Please register.

This event will connect you with scientists from MU who will discuss their research in a wide variety of subject areas, ranging from the conservation of plants and animals to the development of new techniques to understand and treat human diseases. Come prepared to listen, learn and ask questions.

Presenters will include:

  • Alejandro Chaves Trevino: Bison, birds, and grassland restoration
  • Victoria Hamlin: Fly brains and the genome
  • Katie Horton: How do plants know they’re being attacked?
  • Christian Perez: Miniaturization in lizards
  • Kathryn Storey: How organs talk to each other during pregnancy
  • Brian Thomas: Tools to help the immune system fight cancer
  • Cynthia Tang: Flurona  

Ages 10-adult. Please register.


When COVID community levels are high, masks are requested in the library. Masks are optional when levels are low or medium. For the latest information, see the library's COVID safety page.

AGE GROUP: | Teens | School-Age | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | General | Featured |

TAGS: | Science |

Columbia Public Library

Phone: (573) 443-3161
Fax: (573) 443-3281

Hours
Mon, Feb 19 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 20 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 1:00PM to 5:00PM

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Upcoming events

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Fri, Feb 23, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Fri, Feb 23, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Training Center

Sat, Feb 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Sat, Feb 24, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Lobby

Sat, Feb 24, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Sat, Feb 24, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Friends Room and Conference Rooms A & B

Tue, Feb 27, 9:30am - 10:00am
Children's Program Room

Tue, Feb 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room

Tue, Feb 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Training Center

Tue, Feb 27, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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This event is full

Tue, Feb 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Children's Program Room

Tue, Feb 27, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Quiet Reading Room

Wed, Feb 28, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Wed, Feb 28, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
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Thu, Feb 29, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
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Thu, Feb 29, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Fri, Mar 01, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Sat, Mar 02, 10:00am - 1:00pm
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Sat, Mar 02, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Program Room

Sat, Mar 02, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
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Mon, Mar 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Studio

Tue, Mar 05, 9:30am - 10:00am
Children's Program Room

Tue, Mar 05, 9:30am - 11:30am
Children's Area

Tue, Mar 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room

Tue, Mar 05, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Wed, Mar 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's Program Room

Wed, Mar 06, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room

Wed, Mar 06, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Friends Room

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Thu, Mar 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Children's Program Room

Thu, Mar 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room

Thu, Mar 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Children's Program Room

Fri, Mar 08, 10:00am - 10:45am
Children's Program Room

Fri, Mar 08, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Sat, Mar 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Children's Program Room

Sat, Mar 09, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
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Sun, Mar 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Reading Balcony

Mon, Mar 11, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
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Mon, Mar 11, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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Tue, Mar 12, 9:30am - 10:00am
Children's Program Room

Tue, Mar 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room

Tue, Mar 12, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Friends Room

Tue, Mar 12, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Tue, Mar 12, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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Tue, Mar 12, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Friends Room

Tue, Mar 12, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Children's Program Room

Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Program Room

Wed, Mar 13, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Lobby

Wed, Mar 13, 5:45pm - 6:30pm
Children's Program Room

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Friends Room

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Training Center

Thu, Mar 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Children's Program Room

Thu, Mar 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room

Thu, Mar 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Virginia G. Young Room

Fri, Mar 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Training Center

Sat, Mar 16, 9:00am - 4:45pm
Friends Room and Conference Rooms A & B

Sat, Mar 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Program Room

Sun, Mar 17, 1:00pm - 4:45pm
Friends Room and Conference Rooms A & B

Mon, Mar 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Studio

Tue, Mar 19, 9:15am - 11:15am
Training Center

Tue, Mar 19, 9:30am - 10:15am
Children's Program Room

Tue, Mar 19, 10:30am - 11:15am
Children's Program Room

Tue, Mar 19, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Training Center

Tue, Mar 19, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Children's Program Room

Tue, Mar 19, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Quiet Reading Room

Tue, Mar 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Conference Room A

Tue, Mar 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Friends Room

Wed, Mar 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room

Wed, Mar 20, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Lobby

Wed, Mar 20, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Friends Room

Wed, Mar 20, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Training Center

Wed, Mar 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Children's Program Room

Thu, Mar 21, 9:30am - 10:00am
Children's Program Room

Thu, Mar 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room

Thu, Mar 21, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Training Center

Fri, Mar 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Fri, Mar 22, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
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Sat, Mar 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Sat, Mar 23, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
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