Wednesday, February 29
11:00 a.m. Optical Tops
Experience how rotational motion can create some unusual optical illusions.
3:00 p.m. Parachutes
Construct a miniature parachute and learn how air resistance works to slow down a falling object.
Programs free with museum admission: $12 for adults, $10 for children 2–17, free for members and children under 2 years of age.
Montshire Museum of Science
One Montshire Road
Norwich, VT 05055
The Montshire Museum of Science is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., seven days a week, 363 days a year. (Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas.) Parking is free and adjacent to the museum.