Second Annual STEM Fair
Bring your lab coat and brush off your beakers—Entergy Waterford 3 and the St. Charles Parish Library are partnering again to present the Second Annual STEM Fair for all ages on Tuesday, October 15 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the East Regional Library.
Many elements of STEM—Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math—are scheduled to be on display and available for hands-on experiences for people of all ages, from preschool to adults, throughout the library.
The following are scheduled to take place:
Volunteers from Entergy Waterford 3 will have activities and demonstrations in conjunction with Nuclear Science Week (October 14-18) for attendees to learn more about energy and nuclear power.
The award-winning Destrehan High School robotics team will demonstrate their creations and talk about their work.
Attendees will be able to put on a virtual reality headset and step into another world.
An interactive giant bubble area by Jennette Ginsburg of Hey Now Hooping will be outside.
The St. Charles Parish Library Planetarium will have space-themed activities and information.
Special science-themed storytimes will take place three times during the event.
Attendees will get a chance to see ice cream being made—with science.
Hands-On Science activities will be set up throughout the library.
A photo area with green screen technology will be available for unique photo opportunities.