4-H Kitchen Magicians

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Invisible ink? Fruit that dances? Learn how to WOW your friends and family with a series of magic tricks, all based on science and using things found in your kitchen.

This series is for youth ages 5-10, with adult supervision. We will meet every Tuesday in January from 4–5 p.m. on Zoom. (January 5, 12, 19, and 26.)

Register for Kitchen Magicians

Contact Cathy Brackins with any questions: 828.649.2411 ext 7 or cathy_brackins@ncsu.edu

Kitchen Magicians flyer

Youth will need the following supplies. Registered participants will receive a list of what they need to have ready before each meeting:

  • Two pieces of white paper
  • ¼ cup whole milk
  • 2 Cotton Swabs
  • ¼ cup lemon juice
  • Hairdryer
  • 4-5 sharpened pencils (as sharp as you can get them)
  • Small piece of sandpaper
  • 6-8 FLAT toothpicks (must be the flat ones)
  • Small amount of dish soap
  • Clean metal pie pan
  • Gallon Ziplock Bag
  • Paper Towels
  • Small box of raisins
  • One can or bottle of Club Soda
  • 3 clear glasses
  • 2 raw eggs
  • 4 Tbsp sugar
  • Spoon for stirring

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Misty Varnell, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMisty VarnellExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call Misty E-mail Misty N.C. Cooperative Extension, Madison County Center
Updated on Dec 18, 2020
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