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FIRSt & Science Rendezvous - Kick off for Science Odyssey week (Ages 5-17)

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Food Innovation and Research Studio (FIRSt)

215 King Street East

4th Floor

Toronto, ON M5A 1J9

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Join us at the Food Innovation and Research Studio (FIRSt) for this Science Odyssey week kick off event, in association with Science Rendezvous.

FREE, FUN, FAMILY ­FRIENDLY DAY OF FOOD SCIENCE DISCOVERY.

George Brown College's Food Innovation and Research Studio (FIRSt) is pleased to partner with UOIT and Durham College to welcome inquiring minds ages 5-17 to Science Rendezvous, where people and food science meet! Meet the chefs and food scientists who turn innovative research ideas into real solutions - a hands-on opportunity to explore and create!

Activities Include

Tour: Take a tour of our experiential kitchens and see how the scientist tests your food
Sensory Test: Take the super tasters test which helps you understand your palate's sensitivity
Get Involved: Participate in a sensory panel now that you know your palate's sensitivity, see how we assess food and compare your results to others
Fun With Food: understand why we are adding insects to food and have a chance at tasting some real energy bars made with insects.
Mini Workshops: Hands-on workshops that will allow you to experience being a real scientist!
Final Tasting: our homemade ice cream

Please RSVP by May 7 with the size of your party or group. All children/teens must be accompanied by an adult. This is a drop in event. When choosing tickets, pick the time slot you plan to visit us between 10am and 2:30pm. Email first@georgebrown.ca if you have any additional questions, dietary considerations or accessibility needs. FIRSt is not a nut free environment.

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Toronto, ON M5A 1J9

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