Chapter 5B: Yorkton, Saskatchewan

We were welcomed to Yorkton, Saskatchewan with a horse drawn carriage ride and a (much anticipated) bonfire. Despite its small size, the city was certainly not short of hospitality. We really got a chance to  sit down and get to know Wayne, the main science contact as well as Cindy, the math coach through all…

Chapter 5A: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

In a blink of an eye, we arrived in Saskatoon and prepared for the big science festival launch at the Western Development Museum. Here, we showcased one of our most popular exhibits: The Mystery Tube. We got a fantastic response from the crowd which was a mix of middle school students, media and science outreach groups.…

Chapter 4B: Fort McMurray, Alberta

While we expected the set-up at our Fort McMurray venue to be difficult, it was clear that we hadn’t quite prepared ourselves enough. This was an interesting school as it was connected with a YMCA facility. In order to get to the gym, we needed to bypass the YMCA entrance and use their narrow ramp…