10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Location: Entire Mall and Clark Center lobby
Festival Schedule (web link)
Description: Sally Ride Science Festivals are designed to encourage 5th-8th grade girls in science. Advance registration is required and is $20 (includes the featured talk, workshops, lunch, and the Street Fair). We are looking for volunteers 18 and older. Please see details at the bottom.
The festival features:
- An inspiring talk by a featured speaker Discovery Workshops for 5th-8th grade girls, given by local scientists and engineers (examples include chemists, veterinarians, microbiologists, and others)
- Workshops for parents and teachers on ways to support students' interests in science and math
- A Street Fair with booths, hands-on activities, food, and music
For more information and to view photos of prior festivals, please visit the official Sally Ride Science website.
The School of Natural Sciences & Mathematics is looking for volunteers 18 and older for this event at the following time frames:
- 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
- 1:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
- Both of the above
Your help to make this event a special day for the girls who attend will be
most appreciated!For more information please contact Georgetta Oliver at 972-883-6120 or [email protected].
Georgetta Oliver, 972-883-6120
Questions? Email me.