March 14 - 25, 2017

Event Details

Disease Detectives: Science and Society
Sunday, March 19, 2017 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Atlanta History Center (130 West Paces Ferry Rd NW Atlanta GA 30305)
Presenting Partner(s):
University of Georgia Cooperative Extension, Fulton County 4-H, Atlanta History Center
  • Children (age 5-12)
  • Teens (age 13-18)
  • Families
  • Business & Careers
  • Health
  • Life Sciences
  • Nature & Environment
  • Science & Society
Purchase Ticket(s):
Free (Advanced registration required)

A killer has swept through the streets of London; hundreds are dead! Would you believe that an accomplice to this terrible crime is something you use everyday? Through a series of clues, you'll get to solve a mystery to discover that water can also produce negative effects for people. You will get to learn about investigative methods used by epidemiologists to trace the source of contagious diseases and discuss the issue of global access to clean water.
This event will take place in the Atlanta History Center classrooms. Register in advance here.