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Science Rendezvous

Enjoy a FREE, fun, family-friendly day of science discovery

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Saturday, May 13
Activities: 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Grand Finale Celebration: 2:30 to 3 p.m.

University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)
Durham College (DC)

2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, Ontario

  • Energy Systems and Nuclear Science Research Centre (ERC)
  • Science Building (UA)
  • Business and Information Technology Building (UB)


UOIT and DC welcome inquiring minds of all ages to Science Rendezvous 2017, where people and science meet: a hands-on opportunity to explore and create! Meet the scientists who turn innovative research ideas into real solutions for society.

    • Come experience the thrill of doing a real experiment by participating in one of our Mini-Workshops
    • Take an INVENTour
    • Visit the Science Cavalcade
    • Register for the Science Chase, an Amazing Race-inspired science challenge for students in grades 9 – 12.
    • Join us for our Grand Finale Celebration:It's Science Rendezvous’ 10th anniversary, which coincides with DC’s 50th anniversary and Canada’s 150th birthday. Celebrate with music, cake and prizes!

When you arrive, pick up a copy of the Science Rendezvous program and your official Science Rendezvous passport. Plan your day with the many exciting, free events taking place on campus. Register for the Mini-Workshops and tours. Parking is free. This year we encourage you to bring your own packed lunch and a refillable water bottle.

Note: Other lunch options are available off campus for purchase.