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Roanoke STEAM Day

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Science is bigger than you think! Area Schools (including homeschools) are invited to visit downtown Roanoke for a celebration of science, technology , enginerering, arts and math at area museums

Roanoke S.T.E.A.M. Day  on Friday, October 6th from  10:00 am—5 p.m. in downtown Roanoke. Area schools are invited to visit downtown Roanoke for a free celebration of  S.T.E.A.M. in conjunction with the VT Science Festival.  The event was known the science festival school preview day in years past,

Students will have an opportunity to  participate in an interactive and fun day that includes exhibitors , experts  and emerging technologies. In past years we have had NASA, the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, the Mobile STEM lab and other fun and informative activates to excite students about the possibilities in S.T.E.M. that await them.

Roanoke S.T.E.A.M. day  is hosted by the locations that include the Science Museum of Western Virginia, Taubman Museum of Art, Virginia Museum of Transportation, Jefferson Center, VTCRI, and Jefferson College of Health Sciences.  Each location will have activities targeted to specific age groups. There will be something there for students at every step of their academic careers.

Contact Don Pizzullo at pizzullo@vt.edu or call 540-767-6102 for more info.  Click here to register.

Details

Date:
October 6
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue

The Virginia Museum of Transportation
303 Norfolk Avenue
Roanoke, VA 24016 United States
Website:
vmt.org

Organizer

Courtney Plaster
Phone:
540-342-5670 x 102
Email:
cplaster@vmt.org
Website:
vmt.org