Free, drop in. All ages.
Celebrate National Engineers Week by trying out exciting, hands-on engineering experiences and talking with professional engineers of all kinds.
Last year participants:
DISCOVERED how electricity lights the Museum's Great Hall
EXPLORED like a real surveyor, using a map and a compass to find your way
DESIGNED a motorized bot to walk across a table
LAUNCHED paper rockets
MIXED slime and learn about different chemical reactions
MET an astronaut
INVENTED a creative way to launch a ping pong ball into the air
SPUN paper helicopters and test the best design
For a complete list of this year's activities, visit http://www.engineeringfamilyday.org/
Photo by Elizabeth Ann Yoder.