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Birmingham SCI Cafe

Join other science geeks (and science novices) for an exciting presentation, lively discussion and a little science trivia at the Birmingham SCI Cafe, every third Tuesday at John’s City Diner in downtown Birmingham (112 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N). All SCI Cafes are free to the public and no science background is required. The fun begins at 6 pm with science trivia, then continues with the guest speaker at 6:30 pm.

The Birmingham SCI Café is a joint project presented by McWane Science Center and the Civitan International Research Center at UAB. By combining our efforts, we are giving scientifically curious people the opportunity to interact with scientists, researchers and enthusiast from diverse fields. Together, we are bringing this unique learning experience to the Birmingham community!

Upcoming Birmingham SCI Café Presentations

October 17th:
This October we will celebrate the 30th annual National Chemistry Week! SCI Café reacts by bringing you a talk from Dr. Katherine Hayden of Birmingham Southern College and the American Chemical Society. Dr. Hayden will lead us in a discussion of the “Chemistry of Immortality”!

November 21st:
Put on your thinking cap and prepare to close out SCI Café’s year with neuroscience, care of Dr. Ginger Campbell, host of the “Brain Science” Podcast.

SCI Cafe is taking December off, but stay tuned for the new topics in the works for 2018!

CLICK HERE to get more information about John’s City Diner.