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Explainers work on a craft.

Explainer Program Open House (9th-12th Graders)

Saturday, May 5, 2018

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Learn how to volunteer as an Explainer. Selected teens participate in a 25-hour training program and commit to 100 hours of service, leading hands-on science activities for visiting families on weekends and school breaks. Summer/Fall application deadline: May 25. For more information or to apply, visit