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Serotonin Station


Sept 14-17, 2023


Contemporary Calgary
701 11 St SW
Calgary, AB

Bring the best of Beakerhead home with you from the Serotonin Station gift shop: a Spark Science Store pop-up in the retail store at Contemporary Calgary!

Get your science on with bestselling items from the Spark Science Store including anatomically inspired plush toys, sciencey books, science kits, puzzles, home decor, glassware (did somebody say BEAKERS?!), stickers, pins, stationery and more, alongside items from local and international artists whose work is currently featured at Contemporary Calgary.

Sometimes a little retail therapy is just what the doctor ordered… 😉

Supported by TELUS Spark Science Centre, Contemporary Calgary, Suncor, Funded by the Government of Canada