The 2013 Caithness International Science Festival Launch Event will take place at Pulteneytown Academy Primary School on Tuesday, 19th March 2013 at 6.30pm.
There will be presentations by Festival Patrons John Thurso MP and Anne Dunnett, Lord-Lieutenant of Caithness, as well as Chairman of the Festival, Professor Iain Baikie.
Glasgow Science Centre's "Science Buskers", Bubble Strings and Mr Bug will also perform and there will short workshops from Shell Education, the British Science Association (who will have their LEGO mindstorm robots on hand), the IET and Caithness Astronomy Group (complete with telescopes for some star gazing and comet spotting!) running for families to take part in.
This event is supported by the Institution of Engineering and Technology. Entry is FREE and everyone is welcome!