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February 4, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Community Room
1995 N Donnelly St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
(352) 735-7180 (option 5)
This program is free, with no registration required.
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Meet Benjamin Franklin

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Did you know founding father Benjamin Franklin was a talented scientist and inventor? Learn about his greatest scientific accomplishments, as well as many of his other achievements. Ben Franklin mapped the Gulf Stream, charted the path of a hurricane, saved lives by studying and writing about lead poisoning and small pox and proved that lightning was a form of electricity. Dr. Rich Davis' program concludes with the reenactment of a scientific experiment Ben actually performed! No registration required. All ages are welcome. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.