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Rowland Offers New Hands-On Science Classes from Youth Science Center at Blandford July 16-27



ROWLAND HEIGHTS, CA -- JULY 9, 2012 –- If your kids are crazy about science, then check-out new summer science classes offered July 16 -27 for children in grades K – 8 in Rowland Heights by the Youth Science Center. The hands-on, interactive classes cover the world of Chemistry (Dr. Flubber’s Wild and Fun Experiments Grades 4/5) Physics (Science Madness Grades 6-8 and Fantastic Flyers Grades 2-3), Paleontology (Let’s Go on a Dinosaur Dig Grades K-1) Astronomy (Space Invaders Grades 2-3 and Our Super Solar System Grades 3-5) Geology (Rock Your World Grades 2-3 and 3-5) and so much more! Whether it is building robots or learning about the body, classes will excite students about the world of science.

            Classes begin at $65 and are offered in three session times: 8:30 – 10 a.m., 10:15 – 11:45 a.m. and 12:30 – 3:45 p.m. Classes take place at Blandford Elementary School (located at 2601 S. Blandford Drive in Rowland Heights). For a complete list of classes and more information, visit or call (626)854-9825.

The Youth Science Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving math and science education. It has been providing quality science, math and computer classes for students in grades K-8 throughout the San Gabriel Valley since 1962. The Youth Science Center is located at 16949 Wedgeworth Drive in Hacienda Heights. (626) 854-9825.

The Rowland Unified School District is proud to serve 16,000 students at 20 elementary and secondary schools in the communities of Rowland Heights, Walnut, La Puente, City of Industry, and West Covina. More than 5,000 adults (16+) are also served by the Rowland Adult and Community Education School. For more information about Rowland Unified, call (626) 965-2541 or visit 

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