Let's Talk Science Festival

Let’s Talk Science Festival

Let’s Talk Science Festival
15th & 17th of November


The Rediscovery Centre and Global Action Plan are delighted to announce that Let’s Talk Science, Ballymun’s science festival, will be taking place on Thursday the 15th of November and Saturday the 17th November 2018. This exciting free festival is a unique opportunity to have fun and explore science, technology, engineering and maths . The theme of this year’s festival is ‘Food for thought’ and it will take place in the Rediscovery Centre in Ballymun as part of Science Week Ireland activities.


A Family friendly event
Sat 17th Nov from 12pm to 5pm

The Let’s Talk Science Festival is open to all the family. Why not come along to explore the fun world of Science? From sensory science, chemistry of smells, science of chocolate, making liquid spheres, to body science, there is something for everyone!

This event has an exciting line up of exhibitors:

  • AgriAware will have lots of fun activities including making your own butter
  • DCU will be exploring the role of food & how it affects your immune system
  • A master chocolatier will be demonstrating the science of chocolate
  • DIT Cathal Brugha Street will be teaching you all about the Chemistry of Smells
  • Rediscovery Centre will have loads of experiments and activities that look at bees and food, making Mozzarella cheese, bread and yeast, spherification and how plants grow
  • Global Action Plan Ireland will be looking at food waste and composting

Register your interest here http://www.rediscoverycentre.ie/events/lets-talk-science-festival/


Adults only event
Thursday 15th Nov from 6pm to 8pm

This evening event is aimed at adults and it looks at the Science of Food. The event features a variety of demonstrations, information stands, and hands-on activities, including alcohol alchemy, coffee chemistry and a host of other fun activities.

Exhibitors include Pop Up Café, Global Action Plan, Rediscovery Centre, DCU and IT Tallaght.
Note: Thursday the 15th is an Adult only event. Festival organisers reserve the right to check photo ID and to refuse admission to anyone under the age of 18.

Register your interest here http://www.rediscoverycentre.ie/events/an-evening-of-food-for-thought-part-of-the-lets-talk-science-festival/