Museum of Science and Industry


Jr. Science Café

February 21, 2015



Event Essentials


  • Ages:
  • This event is suitable for Grades 4-8, Grades 9-12, Adults.
  • Duration:
  • Approx. 30 minutes ea.
  • Date:
  • February 21, 2015
  • Time:
  • 11:00 AM
  • Location:
  • Balcony Level, E-Suite
    Museum Map
  • Tickets:
  • Included with Museum Entry

Have you ever wondered what it’s really like to be a scientist, engineer, or innovator? Challenge your curiosity, experience fun activities and interact with real scientists during Jr. Science Cafés! In celebration of Black Creativity, African American STEM professionals will inspire youth to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and medicine.

11 a.m. – Smile! Future Dentist

Dante Brown and Jihan Doss, UIC College of Dentistry

Noon – DJ Science!

David Mays, DJ, Mastermix Academy

1 p.m. – Sudztastik Formulations: Create Soap with Chemistry!

Linda Boasmond, Cedar Concepts Corporation

Ages 10 and up, parents and chaperones welcome. Sessions last about 30 minutes. These events are included in Museum Entry.

About the Black Creativity program
The Museum of Science and Industry’s annual Black Creativity program invites students, teachers, families and the public to explore the legacy of rich contributions and achievements made by African Americans while encouraging deeper interest in science and technology among youth. This year’s programming focuses on innovation, inspiring children to become innovators of tomorrow. For more information about the Black Creativity program, click here.


Museum Hours
  • Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    through September 7 (see exceptions)
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
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Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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