Bruce Power Visitors’ Centre great attraction during March Break

bruce lydia and vandegraaff machine

 

Lydia Petersen, 12, of Clifford hangs onto the Van de Graaff machine as her charged hair sticks up into the air, Thursday morning at the Bruce Power Visitors’ Centre.

By Liz Dadson

The Bruce Power Visitors’ Centre was a busy place during March Break this past week.

Not only was there a two-day GEMS (Girls in Engineering, Math and Science) Camp taking place, but there were lots of people taking in the many exhibits throughout the main hall.

Also on display, was a Van de Graaff machine which captured the interest of the crowd, as Jill Hunter, communications co-ordinator, welcomed volunteers to… read more.