There will be a variety of activities both on and off campus on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (May 13, 14 & May 15). Plans are being finalized and final information will be posted during the upcoming months.
An Activity Room is being planned where students and adults can go to participate in board games, card games, and other activities or bring your own game to play.
Kaolin Mine Tours
Kaolin (kaolinite: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaolinite) is a clay mineral found in great abundance in Georgia. Kaolin comprises one of Georgia’s largest natural resources and is a major industry in north Georgia. (http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-1178).
KaMinLLC (http://www.kaminllc.com/) operates three kaolin plants in Georgia with locations in Macon, Sandersville and Wrens. The company is offering four tours (2 per day) on May 13th and 14th for teams attending the 2009 Science Olympiad National Tournament. Registration is on a “first come, first serve” basis.
For more informaiton and to signup for a tour, click here.