Fresno Community Science Workshop featured in Fresno Bee

Science comes to Highway City’s reborn community center in northwest Fresno

Check out this great article on the Fresno Community Science Workshop’s new location, and stay tuned for the grand opening later this Spring.

(Fresno Bee) Every child’s passion for learning has rescued perhaps the most forlorn neighborhood center in all of Fresno. The city’s parks department is on the verge of reopening the Highway City Neighborhood Center some four years after the doors were slammed shut due to the Great Recession.

New Fresno Community Science Workshop Location (photo courtesy of Fresno Bee)
New Fresno Community Science Workshop Location (photo courtesy of Fresno Bee)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This time, though, the mission isn’t fun and games. The world has changed — we’re now talking fun and science. The Highway City Community Science Center is coming.

“I’m elated because we really needed a new home for our science program,” Parks Director Manuel Mollinedo says. “It’s a program that captures a kid’s imagination. If the youngster comes one time, she’ll probably want to come again.”

(Link to full article) Reprinted with permission from Fresno Bee

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