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The Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) is taking part in the Cambridge Science Festival in 2018 with a programme of events at Madingley Hall on Sunday 25 March.

Events at Madingley Hall on Sunday 25 March 2018

Good germs, bad germs: how do we know?

Sunday 25 March, 2.00pm - 5.00pm at Madingley Hall

Learn how our bodies can tell which germs are good for us and which are bad, with a collection of hands-on activities. Suitable for all ages. No booking required.

Herbs and their sensory secrets

Sunday 25 March, 2.00pm - 5.00pm at Madingley Hall

Explore and discuss your senses, with practical experiments involving feel, taste, smell and hearing with a local professional herbalist. No booking required.

Infection and control: sensing friend or foe

Sunday 25 March, 2.30pm - 3.30pm at Madingley Hall

Discover how our body senses the threat of infection, determines which microbes are friend or foe, and deals with infection control. Suitable for ages 15+. Book your place »

Lifelong learning in the sciences: helping us make sense of the world

Sunday 25 March, 3.45pm - 4.45pm at Madingley Hall

Science is all around us. Join us for a short talk and interactive session to discuss why (and how) we should all be learning more about science. Suitable for ages 15+. Book your place »

Event date

Sunday, 25 March, 2018 - 14:00


Madingley Hall
CB23 8AQ