Register for A FREE Hands-on Science Experience!

Thanks for your interest in the American Chemical Society #ACSKidsZone free hands-on science event taking place on Saturday, March 19, 2022 at the Fleet Science Center. Join us for engaging hands-on science activities, listen to a Nobel Laureate, receive fun educational giveaways, and more! If you aren't able to join us in person, tune in to our livestream.
Complete the required registration form below and bring your confirmation email on your phone or printed out to the event. Your name will be included on a list and your ticket to the Fleet Science Center covered by the ACS. Please state that you are attending the ACS Kids Zone when you arrive.
Visit or contact for more information about the event and our COVID-19 safety policies.
This event is for children and their families, we expect most children will be ages 6 - 11 but all are welcome!
Click here for a link for a follow-up event that is exclusively for high school students and their families.
All attendees and volunteers must wear masks for the duration of the event regardless of vaccination status.

Required Registration

For health and safety around COVID-19 and social distancing, groups are limited to five (5) guests with at least one (1) guardian and one (1) student. For example, one guardian can attend with up to four students. Any additional students must be registered with another guardian in another submission form and will be considered a separate group for social distancing at the event. Please register yourself, your student(s), and any fellow guardian(s) below.
We are asking for a guardian phone number in the event contact tracing becomes necessary
Select one hour-long shift: *
Additional Guests (Optional):

Attendee Acknowledgment

ACS Kids Zone Attendee Acknowledgment

The American Chemical Society (ACS) has put in place preventative measures to address concerns relative to the spread of COVID-19. Nevertheless, ACS cannot guarantee that its attendees, volunteers, partners, or others in attendance will not become infected with COVID-19 or its variant strains. For those unvaccinated and participating in indoor events held or sponsored by the American Chemical Society (“ACS”), “physical distancing” must be practiced and face coverings worn in accordance with the Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines and any state governmental requirements and guidelines, as applicable, to reduce the risks of exposure to COVID-19.

Attending the ACS Kids Zone Event: In light of the ongoing spread of COVID-19, individuals who fall within any of the categories below should not attend. By attending the ACS Kids Zone, you certify that you do not fall into any of the following categories:

  1. Individuals who currently or within the past ten (10) days have experienced any symptoms associated with COVID-19, which include fever, cough, and shortness of breath among others;
  2. Individuals who have traveled at any point in the past fourteen (14) days from any region or area that has experienced or is experiencing sustained community spread of COVID-19; or
  3. Individuals who believe that they may have been exposed to a confirmed or suspected case of COVID-19 or have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and are not yet cleared as non-contagious by state or local public health authorities or the health care team responsible for their treatment.

Event Safety: Attendees should become familiar with the Attendee Safety Plan as well as the Fleet Science Center guidelies prior to attending this event. ACS may change its practices to account for changes in government health-related COVID-19 directives.

Attendee Safety: In light of events surrounding the COVID-19, this is an appropriate time to remind ourselves of the risks incident to participating in the ACS Kids Zone. Even with every reasonable precaution to keep you safe as outlined for you by the CDC, federal, state, and local governments and health departments, ACS cannot fully eliminate all risks of harm to attendees or guarantee their safety, especially from risks posed by COVID-19 or its variant strains.

Safety Requirements:

  • Masks must be worn by all particpants and volunteers regardless of vaccination status

Safety Reminders:

  • According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), a fully vaccinated person is anyone having received the second dose of Pfizer/BioNTech or Moderna vaccines or the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine and two weeks have transpired since the last dose.
  • It is INADVISABLE for anyone to:
      • attend if you are: a) unvaccinated and have COVID-19 underlying medical risk factors, b) having symptoms or signs of sickness or having been in recent contact with known positives COVID-19 cases, or c) testing positive for COVID-19 or any of its variant strains within the last 10 days;
      • travel until fully vaccinated (fully vaccinated travelers should still follow the CDC's recommendations for traveling safely); and/or
      • travel without first determining all of the requirements necessary for lawfully and safely traveling to ACS Kids Zone and within the United States, particularly when unvaccinated or not fully vaccinated with an FDA-authorized vaccine or a vaccine authorized for emergency use by the World Health Organization.
Photo Release and Consent: I give my permission for me and my registered student(s) and fellow guardian(s), to be photographed and/or videotaped by the media and representatives of the American Chemical Society in conjunction with the ACS Kids Zone event. I hereby transfer to the American Chemical Society all copyright and other interests in photographs and/or video taken. I also hereby grant royalty-free permission, including nonexclusive world rights in all languages, to reproduce in all formats including but not limited to print, electronic, and/or CD-ROM, to reproduce and include my and my registered student's or students' and my registered fellow guardian's or guardians' likeness(es) for promotional purposes of ACS outreach programs.
I acknowledge that I have read, understand and agree to the foregoing relative to attending the ACS Kids Zone. *
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