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Extraordinary Give: Family STEM Fair and Hard Hat Happy Hour

November 16, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


You’re Invited to our Extraordinary Give Party!

The Lancaster Science Factory is teaming up with Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology for two great Extraordinary Give parties sponsored by UPMC Health Plan. Join us on Friday, November 16th from 5-8pm for the Family STEM Fair and Hard Hat Happy Hour! Easily make your donation at one of our giving stations!

An RSVP via our Eventbrite page is helpful but not required.

Family STEM Fair:

Kids ages 3 – 8th grade (along with their parents) will be greeted by Baxter the robot. Enjoy the 60+ interactive exhibits at the Lancaster Science Factory and participate in hands-on, STEM activities such as:

  • Help screen print your own t-shirtstem fair
  • Cast your own metal figurine
  • Try your hand at virtual welding
  • Paint a rain barrel (and enter to win it and take it home!)
  • Construct your own wooden turkey
  • Participate in hands-on science experiments
  • and MORE!

Bring your credit card to make your donation on site and pick up dinner from a food truck!

Hard Hat Happy Hour – 21+:

happy hourJoin the party in the construction zone!

You’ll get a sneak preview of the Lancaster Science Factory expansion in progress, enjoy tasty appetizers and drinks, and watch the ExtraGive totals roll in.Donors can make their own desktop candy dispenser to take home (while supplies last).




The Lancaster Science Factory and Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology would like to thank these additional sponsors for making this event possible:

The American Bar and Grill, Grauer’s Paint, and Wohlsen Construction



November 16, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Amanda Bakay


The Lancaster Science Factory
454 New Holland Ave
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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(717) 509-6363

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