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Science Rendezvous

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

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Saturday May 11, 2019
Activities: 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Grand Finale Celebration: 2:30 to 3 p.m.

Ontario Tech University
Durham College

2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, Ontario

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


We're ready to "STEAM Big" at Science Rendezvous 2019 as Ontario Tech University and Durham College welcome inquiring minds of all ages to experience science and the science behind art. Meet the scientists who turn innovative research ideas into real solutions for society. Experience the thrill of science by participating in many fun interactive science activities!

    • Participate in our hands-on INVENTour activities.
    • Visit the Science Cavalcade and see a variety of cool science demonstrations. 
    • Sign up for one of our Mini-Workshops where you can conduct a real mini science experiment. 
    • Sign up for the Family Escape Room where you solve a science scenario.
    • Meet the university's Motorsports team and see their electric F1-style race car!
    • Build a DaVinci bridge.
    • Help us fold a big origami DNA molecule
    • Join us for our Grand Finale CelebrationPrizes, prizes and more prizes, plus a really fun Science Rendezvous surprise activity. Shhhh...we can’t tell you what it is; you have to come and find out!

When you arrive, come to the welcome desk where you can:

  • Pick up your official Science Rendezvous passport and collect stickers as you visit each activity throughout the day.
  • Enter the prize draw.
  • Sign up for the Mini-Workshops and tours.
  • Plan your day with the many exciting, free events taking place on campus.

Parking is free. 

We encourage you to bring your own packed lunch and a refillable water bottle. Note: Other lunch options are available off campus (but nearby) for purchase.

Please ask for details at our welcome desk.