Columbus Section

of the American Chemical Society

October 24, 2018 Meeting Announcement

Meet & Greet Dr. Bonnie Charpentier, ACS President-elect

She will also present her vision for the ACS as president in 2019

50/60 Year Members Award

Teacher of the Year Award

Time: 5:30 pm

CAS Office

2540 Olentangy River Road 

Columbus, OH 43202

Registration opens after Sept. 19

email to register

Dinner cost:  $20 (Members), $25 (non-members), $5 (Students & Retired Members)

More details to be added    


October 27, 2018-Local Outreach Activities

Celebrate National Chemistry Week with us

Time: 10am-3:30pm 

Location: Columbus Metropolitan Library

96 S. Grant Avenue

Columbus, OH 43215 

Volunteers Needed! Help us with preparing for and with demonstrations. No Experience necessary. Materials and training will be provided for the demonstrations.

Email to volunteer. 

December 2018 (date TBD)

ACS and AlChe (American Institute of Chemical Engineers) Joint Event

Details will be available soon! 

Chemists Celebrate Earth Week - April 22-28

ACS observes Earth Day with the Chemists Celebrate Earth Week (CCEW) program. The ACS offers a suite of events, contests, and educational resources that can be used by members, chemical educators, and chemistry enthusiasts to illustrate the positive role that chemistry plays in the world.  Earth Day takes place on April 22nd.

Please visit the ACS Earth Week page to learn more about the Chemists Celebrate Earth Day Program (CCEW).

State Science Day



Annually many members of the Columbus Section volunteer as judges for the State Science Day organized by the Ohio Academy of Science.


National Chemistry Week - October 21-27, 2018




One of the American Chemical Society's community outreach programs is National Chemistry Week, which is celebrated every year in October.




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