Testing pinwheelsVEEP is coming to the LEAP Energy Fair on Saturday, April 11, at Crossett Crook Middle School in Duxbury. Educator Erin Malloy will be leading hands-on, minds-on activities for kids throughout the day. Young scientists, artists, and engineers can construct pinwheels, design and test sailboats, or decorate an eco-flag. Here’s the schedule:

  • 9–10 a.m.  Pinwheel construction
  • 10–11 a.m.  Sailboat design & construction
  • 11 a.m.–noon  Decorate an eco-flag
  • 1 –2 p.m.  Sailboat design & construction
  • 2–3 p.m.  Pinwheel construction
  • 3–4 p.m.  Decorate an eco-flag

Admission to the fair is free. Adults can check out exhibits, talk with energy experts, discuss new technologies, and come away with ideas for saving energy at home.