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Science of Gingerbread

December 12th, 2017

The holidays are here and we’re sure you cannot wait to indulge in your one of your favorite desserts: gingerbread. This year, take your gingerbread quest to a new level by coming out to the eye-opening 12th annual Science of Gingerbread event presented by Discovery Cube. Here, you will discover that math, engineering and heat all work together to produce this classic treat for so many. The event also sparks creativity as all manner of shapes and themes are created from gingerbread houses to candy cars. Be a part of this Gingerbread Derby and have loads of fun.

From November 24th to Christmas Eve, bring the whole family because Santa will also make special appearances. The Science of Gingerbread event is all about ushering in the holiday season with great science and awesome bites. The Science of Gingerbread annual event is open to all people. Families, local schools and businesses are all encouraged to participate.

The creations will be made from candies, icing and gingerbread. On December 18, 2017 at the Gingerbread Award Ceremony, winners of the annual competition will be announced. Award categories include Best Science Theme, Best Holiday Theme, and Best by a Classroom, among many others. For more information, including dates and times for this event, click here:

The Discovery Science Foundation is behind this and many other projects. Their mission is to ensure that children understand and learn science through practical engagement. This foundation has worked for 3 decades to impact the community in a positive way. At the Discovery Cube in Santa Ana, visitors not only enjoy a fun time but great science lessons as well. This facility has greatly impacted this community and beyond. To this end, it is an excellent place to live and work, and if you are thinking about settling in this area, read on.

Orchard Walk, located in the city of Orange, California, is very close to the Discovery Cube and many other exciting local attractions. A new upscale community of modern townhomes offered by The Olson Company, Orchard Walk is the ideal place for your family to call home. For more information, reach out to us today. We look forward to hearing from you!