Premier Jason Kenney will be in the city Friday to speak at the grand opening of the University of Lethbridge’s Science Commons.

The $280-million building is the U of L’s new state of the art science and academic facility.

Official opening ceremonies kick off at 11am and will be followed by a two day community event called the “Big Bang Grand Opening Weekend.”

Advanced Education Minister Demetrios Nicolaides will also be on hand.

He’s set to tour Lethbridge College Friday as well.