Events 

Join us for an evening of hands-on fun & learning for girls!

Girls Get Science

Brought to you by The Great Adventure Lab

Saturday, May 5th 2018, 5:30-8:00 pm
 

Venue: Oakland Terrace Elementary School, 
2720 Plyers Mill Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20902, 

Open to all girls grades K-8, from any school!
Register now!
Please join us for this wonderful event. It is absolutely inspiring to see scores of girls, laughing and having fun while learning about science and engineering from women.

Girls Get Science is a two-hour event for parents and daughters, grades K-8th. Bring your science lovers AND your science phobics.

From 5:30-6:00, we will have a variety of demos for parents and their daughters to try out.  We will also be selling pizza and water in case you have not had time for dinner!

Next, the girls attend two mini-workshops in robotics, video game programming, 3D Design and engineering, while their parents hear our panel of women scientists and engineers discuss how to make science and engineering more fun and less intimidating for girls.

Scroll down for speaker bios.

During the second hour, parents and daughters reunite, meet our panelists, learn about their careers!


Mini-workshops based on grade level: 

 
K-1st
Lego Engineers and Young Engineers
or 
Lego Engineers and Video Game Programming Jr.

2nd-3rd
Lego Robotics and Young Engineers
or Lego Robotics and Video Game Programming 

5th-8th
Video Game Programming and 3D Design
or Video Game Programming and Lego Mindstorms Robotics

 
Register now!

Online registration is required.

Tickets:
Parent-daughter ticket: $35
Parent + 2 daughters: $50
See registration page for group discounts!
Girl Scouts welcome!

Scroll down for photos, or look here for more photos from past events!

The Great Adventure Lab is the D.C. area's leading provider of science and technology enrichment activities for kids K-7. In addition to Girls Get Science, we also offer after-school classes, birthday parties, and summer camps! If we're not already at your school, please invite us!


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