From the chew to the poo

Don't flush by Richard Platt

Royal Society Young People's Book Prize shortlist event with Richard and Mary Platt

Event details

Celebrate the wonderful world of poo in a day long event for families and children.  Meet Richard and Mary Platt, authors of the shortlisted book Don't Flush! Lifting the lid on the science of poo and wee, as they present an interactive show with a little help from glove puppet Sue the Poo.
The Royal Society Young People's Book Prize celebrates the best books that communicate science to young people.  A short list of 6 books is selected by a panel of judges and the winner is decided by groups of young people across the country.


Attending this event

Activities are free with standard admission to Eureka! or your annual Eureka! pass.

Please see the Eureka! Children's Museum website for further details about this event:

Enquiries: Contact the events team

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For more events please see the events diary.

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