Schedule

Important dates and times for FLASF 2017:

January 1   On-line student and on-line judge registration opens

March 2, 10 pm     Student registration closes (on-line registration complete, registration fee ($15) and signed permission form received by FLASF

March 20   Judge registration closes

Thursday, March 30: Day 1 of the Fair

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm     Student arrival
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm     Project set-up, registration and safety check
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm     McArthur Cafeteria is open for food purchase (or bring your own) BUT REMEMBER you must be at your project by 6:00 pm![Pizza (3$), Chips (2$),Chocolate Bar ($2.50),Soda ($2.50)]
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm     Category and Special Awards Judging – all students must be at their project display

9:00 pm   Student pickup

Friday, March 31: Day 2 of the Fair

8:30 am – 9:00 am     Student arrival
9:00 am – 10:00 am    Grades 5 & 6 – Science Presentation; Grades 7 to 12 – Best- of-Fair and Special Awards Judging
10:00 am –12:00 pm    Public viewing, workshops, Best-of-Fair & Special Awards Judging
Workshops Scheduled (see Teachers Page for Class Registration):
  • Engineering and You (Queen’s Engineering Connections)
  • Introduction to Lego EV3 Robotics (Queen’s RoboGals)
  • The Bone Zone (Let’s Talk Science)
  • Our Energy Systems (Limestone District School Board)
  • What is Mining (Mining Matters)
  • Uncovering the Complexities of Cancer (Canadian Cancer Society’s Research Information Outreach Team)
  • 12:00 pm- 12:30 pm    Lunch break (McArthur Cafeteria is open from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm). For lunch,the cafeteria offers a full selection of a la carte menu items.
    12:30 pm – 1:15 pm    Special Presentation in the auditorium: Dr. Arthur B. McDonald, Nobel Prize in Physics 2015 Recipient. “A Deeper Understanding of the Universe from 2 km Underground”

    1:30 pm – 2:45 pm     Awards Ceremony in the auditorium

    3:00 pm – 3:30 pm     Take-down of projects, clean-up and student pickup.

    auditorium