Beginning with the scrumptious fermentation science of “Smoke, Salt, and Citrus,” CHF looks forward to an exciting new season of monthly First Friday events. Visit the First Friday home page to learn more.
CHF’s in-house kitchen-chemistry team demonstrated the science of curing seafood.
CHF hosted an evening of chemistry and history-themed board games, scavenger hunts, and other activities.
Alchemy reveals its steamy secrets! For this installment of First Friday, CHF fellow Joel Klein explored imagery of sex and sexuality in alchemical texts and artwork.
CHF hosted a tasty history lesson in the art and science of re-creating Revolutionary-era ales.
For this installment of First Friday, we celebrated the opening of our newest exhibit, Sensing Change.
Visitors learned how frozen treats have changed over time, and sampled some locally made frozen favorites.
Using examples of books from CHF’s collections, we demonstrated various methods of illustration and decorative arts used in books throughout history.
CHF collaborated with First Person Arts to host a StorySlam on everyone’s favorite topic: chemistry.