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13 June 2020

Anyone4Science – Ice Cream Making Workshop

  • Workshop

Would you like to know how to make ice cream?  Using household items you will learn to make a little tasty treat. Not only will you learn to make your own ice cream, but you will also discover how to make your own freezer to freeze the ice cream!

There will be lots of science facts and fun involved, for children and adults alike such as the history of ice cream, and how it was enjoyed 2000 years ago by the Romans! 

Materials needed include:

Approx. 6 ice cubes per person

Table salt – 6 teaspoons per person

A mug or plastic beaker

A small plastic bag – a sandwich bag is ideal

Approx. 30mls milk – dairy, almond, soya – whichever you prefer

Spoon of sugar

Flavours of your choice – we use drinking choc, vanilla essence, a strawberry, a slice or 2 of banana, choc chips but you can use your imagination


The event is pre-recorded and can be accessed on Fingal Libraries YouTube Channel from 9am to 6pm on the 13th of June 2020.

To find out more, please follow the link below.

What's on in Fingal for Cruinniú na nÓg 2020

Online Event

13 Jun 2020

9.00AM - 6.00PM

Age range

All ages