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GSK Science in the Summer

What is it?

GSK Science in the Summer™, in partnership with The Franklin Institute, is a free science education program that helps elementary school children in the greater Philadelphia area “grow into science.” Through classes held in your local public library, the program gets kids excited about studying science with hands-on experiments.

The Franklin InstituteGSK Science in the Summer™ is sponsored by GSK in partnership with The Franklin Institute and local libraries.

All children must be pre-registered to attend.

2015 Course Descriptions

Bucks County - Bioscience
Chester County - Simple Machines
Delaware County - Chemistry
Montgomery County - Oceanography
Philadelphia County - Physical Science & Electricity


About the Program

In our research labs, GSK scientists are working to understand the basis of common diseases and why people respond differently to medicines. This knowledge will help GSK discover and develop new medicines to improve the quality of life. For more information, visit http://www.gsk.com/research.html.