National Chemistry Week


R. M. deGroot,, Committee on Community Activities, American Chemical Society, 1155 Sixteenth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036
National Chemistry Week (NCW), a community-based outreach program of the American Chemical Society, is designed to reach the public with positive messages about chemistry and to make a positive change in the public's impression of chemistry. Activities include chemical demonstrations, hands-on activities, lectures, open houses, displays, contests and games. NCW is celebrated annually from Sunday through Saturday during the fourth week of October. The theme for 2005 is "The Joy of Toys" with a celebration planned for the week of October 16-22. For more information, visit


General Posters
7:30 PM-9:00 PM, Sunday, 28 August 2005 Washington DC Convention Center -- Hall A, Poster

8:00 PM-10:00 PM, Monday, 29 August 2005 Washington DC Convention Center -- Hall A, Sci-Mix

Division of Chemical Education

The 230th ACS National Meeting, in Washington, DC, Aug 28-Sept 1, 2005