News - October 5, 2011

 4-H National Youth Science Day

Wayne County youth participated in the 4-H National Youth Science Day on October 5, 2011.

With the help of teen leaders, young people created and launched compressor-powered rockets.

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They created the rocket body, nose, and fins using paper, markers, and tape. Teen leaders helped younger children create rockets. 

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Youth refined their rockets for multiple launches adapting nose pieces and adding fins.

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Teen leaders supervised the launches using an air compressor.

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View a slide show at Facebook.

Learn more about the  4-H National Science Day.