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Celebrate Science Week with APC Microbiome Ireland

9 Nov 2022

Celebrate Science Week with APC Microbiome Ireland

Sunday 13th November

Join us at Celebrate Science Family Day! The event is free to attend family science day featuring a combination of sit down science shows, hands on workshops and drop in table top activity stands.

Location: Western Gateway Building, University College Cork

Time: 11.00AM - 5.00PM


Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th

Our researchers will present our ‘Investigating Immunity’ workshop where students will learn all about the body’s immune system and how it protects us from infection.

Workshop 1: Holy Well NS, Carrigaline

Workshop 2: Kilcoe NS, Skibbereen


Wednesday 16th

Grab a friend and come join APC Microbiome Ireland researchers and leading skincare experts for an exciting evening event exploring the ground-breaking world of the skin microbiome.

Register here!


Thursday 17th and Friday 18th

Come along to our Fermented Food workshop to discover the latest research behind fermented foods and includes a demonstration on how to prepare your own kefir, kombucha and sauerkraut at home.  This event is in partnership with Cork County Libraries and their Healthy Ireland initiative.

Location: Bandon Library (Thursday) and Fermoy Library (Friday)

Time: 1.00PM - 2.00PM


Friday 18th

Native Scientist hosts a French language workshop exploring scientific concepts through hands-on experiments, delivered in association with Enfants Francophones de Cork and Ambassade de France en Irlande.

Register here!

Host Institution

Host Logos - UCC and Teagasc

Partner Institutions

APC Microbiome Ireland

Biosciences Building, University College Cork, Ireland,