The University of Missouri Atchison County Extension is holding a workshop for youth at the Fairfax school cafeteria on September 12 from 4-6 p.m. The youth will learn about chemical reactions and have some truly explosive fun! In today’s world, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (core commonly known as STEM) teaches youth to use their abilities to solve problems, evaluate and make sense of information. Please RSVP to Sam O’Riley at 660-744-6231 or orileys@missouri.edu by September 9 if you will be participating. There is a $5 charge. All school age youth are invited. For ADA accommodations, call 660-744-6231.