Cool Science Kid's Mini Fruitcake Toss
It's the 4th Annual Cool Science Kid's Mini Fruitcake Toss.
Inspired by the famous Manitou Springs Great Fruitcake Toss think Punkin' Chunkin', but with fruitcakes- tiny fruitcakes, tiny catapults, lots of kids and LOTS of fun!
FREE for all kids! Pre-registration strongly suggested (button below).
Presented by Cool Science & Imagination Celebration
Download our poster for your classroom or office [500KB JPG]
- Mini catapult building workshop (for kids K-6th) from 10am until about noon. All materials and ammo provided for free by Cool Science. ** volunteers still needed to help kids assemble catapults and measure tosses (email email@example.com) **
- Distance, accuracy and best-decorated competitions beginning about noon.
- Open divisions (for K-8th, if we get enough registrations) for home or school-built catapults of any design (must fit inside 1'x1'x1' box; official fruitcake size: Approx. 2cm x 1.5cm x 1cm, weight 3-4 grams).
Please help us keep this event free for all kids by considering a small donation through the Community First Foundation's Colorado Gives Campaign. It's quick, easy and tax-deductible. Just click on the "Donate Now" below to open a new window to the Colorado Gives website, where you can choose to donate any amount using your credit card, and thanks for your support! You can also donate cash on the day of the event ($2/child or $5/family suggested).