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Science of Star Wars- Kids STEM Faire

November 17, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology and The Lancaster Science Factory present a FREE Kids STEM Faire to celebrate The Extraordinary Give!

Friday, November 17, 4 – 6 pm:
Come early and bring the kids!
No RSVP is necessary.

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology and The Lancaster Science Factory are throwing a Kids STEM Faire, where LSF will offer FREE ADMISSION from 4-6 pm. Bring your credit card for the #ExtraGive stations while kids, K-8th grade can enjoy Baxter, a lovable robot that will meet and greet you.

Kids STEM Faire events include casting your own metal figurine, photo ops with Star Wars characters, Free T-shirts screen-printed on-site, make your own wooden snowman, get a zipper pull produced on a 3-D printer, make techy jewelry from electronics components, explore how pollution gets into a stream or lake, try on virtual reality glasses, and see some of the Science Factory’s favorite science experiments like making a cloud or fly a drone.

No RSVP is required for this event. Hope to see you there!

Stick around for our Happy Hour afterwards:

STEM Happy Hour
Come raise a glass, give extra to Thaddeus Stevens and the Lancaster Science Factory, and have fun!
When: Friday, November 17, 2017
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Location: Lancaster Science Factory, 454 New Holland Ave., Lancaster, PA
It’s FREE. Must be 21 or over! RSVP required—so we have enough food and drink.

Watch as we screen print a T-shirt for you.
Make your own terrarium in a jar.
Watch a 3-D printer in action and take home a zipper pull.
Take a selfie with a fully-costumed Star Wars character – who’s your favorite?
Explore all the interactive stations at the Lancaster Science Factory.
Try on some virtual reality glasses.
Talk to Thaddeus Stevens College students about their experiences.
Donate to Lancaster Science Factory & Thaddeus Stevens College Foundation

Adult partygoers may enter the speakeasy (ID required) and
Enjoy yummy hors d’oeuvres as you chat with friends, old and new.
Have Baxter the Robot pour your wine.
Beer and soda are also available.
Bring your credit card, and use the ExtraGive Day donation kiosks.
Remember: You must be age 21 or older to access the speakeasy.

Register Now for the Adults only STEM Happy Hour!

Details

Date:
November 17, 2017
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Organizer

Audrey Lilley
Phone:
717-509-6363
Email:
alilley@tlsf.org
Website:
www.tlsf.org

Venue

The Lancaster Science Factory
454 New Holland Ave
Lancaster, PA 17602 United States
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Phone:
(717) 509-6363
Website:
http://www.lancastersciencefactory.org/

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