Events

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National Chemistry Week: Chemistry Rocks!
Date: Saturday October 21, 2017, 10 am – 1 pm
Location: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library, 150 E. San Fernando St., San Jose www.sjlibrary.org.
Cost: Free

Hands-on science experiments for children are among the many activities planned for area residents during this year’s celebration of National Chemistry Week, Oct. 22-28. This year’s theme is “Chemistry Rocks!” The annual event is an outreach program hosted by the Silicon Valley section of the American Chemical Society, the world’s largest scientific society.

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YCC Home Brew Competition
Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017, noon – 3 PM
Location: Golden State Brewery at Santa Clara, 1252 Memorex Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95050
Anyone interested in attending this event should register on our Brown Paper Tickets page.
More details can be found here.
Please share the following flyer with friends, colleagues and Beer enthusiasts.


Flavors of Chemistry: Coffee, Olive Oil, and Chocolate
Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017, 1 – 5 PM
Location: UC Davis Activites and Recreation Center Ballroom, Davis, CA
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Connect with Chemists
Meet fellow, local chemists for an early morning coffee to chat about any topics that come up.
Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017, 7 – 8 AM
Location: Coupa Cafe, Ramona Street, Palo Alto


ACS Book Club
Date: October 21 (Time: TBD)
Location: TBD
We will read and discuss books at the intersection of science, society, politics, history, law, art, etc. The goal is to foster interest in science beyond research and learn more about society’s issues. Our first book is “Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World” by Laura Spinney. More details can be found here.