FORT WALTON BEACH — Fall is in the air, and it’s time for all things pumpkin spice: latte, candles, pie … and slime?
Siblings Xander and Zoe Ramersad were at the Emerald Coast Science Center on Tuesday morning mixing up a bright orange concoction that stuck to their hands as they kneaded it like dough. They were making pumpkin spice slime, a mixture of glue, shaving cream, baking soda and other ingredients in the science center’s Makerspace craft classroom.
The pumpkin-themed project was one of several science-based activities on tap this week at the Science Center to coincide with the Thanksgiving Day holiday break.
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“We always like to have special activities during the school breaks,” said Lisa Parkinson, the center’s program coordinator.
This week, children can try their hand at a variety…