STEM Day October 6
Girl Scout STEM Day featuring St. George Observatory
Measure/compare water density as you learn the fate of oil, water and sealife during the Deepwater Horizon catastrophe!
Program a robot to follow your instructions!
Explore the day sky and star gaze at night using telescopes...
...plus many other exciting scientific demonstrations and hands-on presentations!
Enjoy an afternoon/evening full of science experiments, technology, and engineering marvels as we explore our natural world and search the skies for what lies beyond! You'll use telescopes, microscopes, and plenty of hands-on experiments for everyone. Participating organizations include Livingston Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO), SciPort, Society of Women Engineers, Red Stick Robotics, Society of Petroleum Engineers from Nicholls State University, LSU Ag Center, and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, the Louisiana Science Teachers Association,the Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
For Girls, K-12 and their families
When: Saturday October 6, 2012.
Where: Terrebonne Parish Donner Community Center, 361 Azalea Dr, Donner, LA 70352
Cost: New Price! $10 per child, $5 per adult. Children 4 and under admitted free. Seniors 65 and older admitted free.
Registration Instructions: A limited number of event tickets are available and can be purchased directly from either Council Shop location or through the council’s online shop at http://shop.gsle.org
Staff Contact: Kevin Shipp at firstname.lastname@example.org or 504-733-8220, ext. 2243.