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African-centered Imhotep Science Fair this Saturday

What: 2009 11th Annual MN Imhotep Science Fair featuring K – 12 students of African descent from around the Metro area and MN
Theme: Sustainable Living – Land, Energy, Food, Water, Shelter. Hosted by The Hope Community
When: Saturday, March 14th, 2009. 12:00 – 2:00 pm. Community/Public display of projects
Who: Parents and interested community members
Where: Hope Community, 611 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Why: This annual event is to engage students in the process of thinking about their community, heritage and culture through the vehicle of science. Students have done research projects using the “scientific method” and have connected its relevance to the upliftment of their communities. We have students from homeschools, charters schools, private schools, public schools and other educational programs.

This African-centered, K-12 grade, non-competitive science fair is organized by the Imhotep Science Fair Committee (ISFC) a group of concerned parents, teachers and professionals from the community. ISFC is also a community initiative program of the Powderhorn Phillips Cultural Wellness Center.

There is no charge for the event.
For more information please call 763-560-0760 or email us at


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