Southwest Baptist University’s Mercy College of Nursing and Health Sciences will host the 11th annual Homeschool Health and Science Exploration Fair from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, April 20, at the college in Springfield.

Pre-registration is not required for this free event for homeschooled students in southwest Missouri. Highlights of the fair will include health screenings and services; interactive experiences for all ages hosted by SBU biology faculty and staff; health education topics; and an X-ray simulation.

The fair will be at the Fremont building at 4431 S. Fremont Ave. in Springfield. Entrance to the fair is at the back of the building. For more information, contact Cindy Reed at 893-7136 or

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