News from 2007
Cafe Sci at Chapel Allerton Arts Festival: cafe sci joined in
the CA Arts festival, held a special cafe - the science of love? -
watched our own artwork being created by a leading urban artist and
filmed our first DVD.
The video's on Youtube - watch it
cafe sci graffito
News from 2006
Speakers' orientation workshop in Newcastle, December 18th.
Mary Arber becomes sole project organiser.
Second part-time organiser, Mary Arber, appointed, to support
existing cafes and work with new cafes in the north of England.
First "independent" cafes open. Two schools, in Leek and Bath,
have bravely taken their first steps in independently organising their
cafes. Using the information from the website and email support from
assistant organiser, Ann Grand, Westwood College in Leek will hold its
first cafe on Wednesday 29th November (George Tyror - Nuclear power - we
need it!) and Ralph Allen School in Bath will hold theirs, with Gary
Mathlin on the "Big Bang", on Tuesday 7th
New project organiser appointed - Sheila Ochugboju
Speakers' Orientation Workshop, Durham
Spennymoor School, Stockton-on-Tees
Stockport Grammar School
Whitburn CofE School, South Tyneside
All Saints RC College, York
New tasters at:
Grangefield Technology College, Stockton
Carmel RC Technology College, Darlington
Nunthorpe School, Middlesborough
Loreto Grammar School, Altrincham
Morley High School, Leeds
North Halifax Grammar School, Halifax
Speakers' Orientation Workshop, Manchester
Getting a real taste for it now ... new tasters at:
St Cuthbert's Boys High School, Newcastle
Framwellgate School, Durham (at the Framwellgate
Science Learning Centre)
North Leeds City Learning Centre
National Science Learning Centre, York
Bankfield School, Widnes
Trinity High School, Manchester
Belton Park School, Leeds
Droylesden High School for Girls
Horsforth School, Leeds
Leeds Grammar School
Skipton High School for Girls & Ermysted's
Grammar School, Skipto
News from 2005
More "tasters" underway ...
Droylesden HSG, 11th January - Are you ready to become a cyborg? -
Horsforth School, 25th January - Are you ready to become a cyborg? -
First "taster" cafes!!
Urmston Grammar School, 4th
October -- Rowan Hoban - Are you ready to become a Cyborg?
School, Harrogate, 6th October
Fairfield High School for Girls, 11th
King Edward VI High School, Morpeth. 19th October -- Tom Shakespeare,
Stem cell & cloning research.
Speakers', students' and teachers' packs are now
available, both online and by
Posters and flyers
available for download.
With the appointment of the Project Organisers and Assistant Organiser, the
Junior Cafe Scientifique project is under way.
We're already in touch with potential schools and
speakers in the pilot areas of Manchester, Newcastle and Leeds/Bradford. We're
first cafes for autumn 2005.