Central Texas Local Section

Earth Day 2017          This years activities


Come help
Chemists Celebrate Earth Day at Zilker Park on Saturday, April 8
(see below)



The CCED 2017 theme is "Chemistry Helps Feed the World" .

Central Texas ACS will celebrate with hands on activities for kids of all ages on Saturday, April 8 from 12 noon to 4 PM at the Zilker Park, Beverly S. Sheffield Education Center, formerly Splash Exhibit.
Come and be part of the fun! 
There are 2 shifts for volunteering: 11am-2pm or 2pm-4:30pm.  Hands on activities and demonstrations. No training necessary, just enthusiasm, enjoyment of chemistry and of kids.
The location is  2201 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78746  Please remember that if you volunteer at any of our local chapter events, you are invited to a fall meeting for a free meal and talk. So make sure to sign up!!
11am-2pm sign up time    &    2pm-4:30pm sign up time  

Contact Dodie Wells with questions or for more information – dodiewells4@hotmail.com





Our Next Meeting

Volunteer Appreciation

Friday Frbruary 16, 2018

Join us in welcoming Dr. Peter Dorhout, ACS President 2018

Challenges with and for Chemistry – Being Prepared

see meeting details

Some Previous Meetings


National Chemistry Week


October 21, 2017

The Sheffield Education Center

(Splash Exhibit)

Zilker Park

details / volunteer

Centenial Celebration

Oasis Restaurant on Lake Travis

for our
Centennial Celebration!

Friday, November 10, 2017

View the photo album
on our
Centenial Page

Nobel Prize Happy Hour

Celebrating the 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Opal Divine's Austin Grill

2200 S. Interstate 35

Austin, TX

Wednesday October 4, 2017
6:00 pm

Councilor's Reports

to the
Central Texas Section

Fall 2012   

Spring 2011  

reports provided in pdf format.