Interactive Science (Library Edinger Room):
- 10:30 AM - Coder Bunnyz
Meet Samaira Mehta, 8 year old entrepreneur and creator of Coder Bunnyz, a board game that teaches coding to ages 4 to 104! Samaira, who has been featured on NBC Bay Area and Cartoon Network, will be leading a workshop on how to play the game. Ages 4 and older please.
- 11:30 AM - Python Ron's Reptile Kingdom
Ron McGee aka “Python Ron” has had a love of snakes and lizards since he was six years old. Luckily for us, he likes to bring them out for show-and-tell! Come and see some amazing creatures that you might not get to see anywhere else. Biology is a huge part of STEM! Maybe you’ll have a career working with animals some day!
- 12:45 PM - Astronaut Kids Q & A Session Just for Kids!
Ask NASA Astronaut Megan McArthur all your questions about how to become and astronaut and what it’s like in space. K-12th grade.
- 2:30 PM - Multiverse Challenge
Launching in 2018, NASA's Solar Probe Plus mission will swoop to within 4 million miles of the Sun's surface. UC Berkeley's Space Sciences Laboratory has been tasked with placing instruments on this spacecraft to take measurements of the Sun's powerful magnetic fields and other phenomenon. But how will the Solar Probe Plus spacecraft protect these instruments in the face of the Sun's extreme heat? Come learn more about this historic mission and challenge yourself to design and build your own spacecraft capable of protecting its valuable payload from extreme heat. Participants will work in groups and each group that survives the challenge will win a prize to help you investigate the Sun on your own!
Innovation Stations for All Ages (See Guide):
|Pom Pom Shooter||Lego|
|Led Flashlights||Kamigami Robots|
|Circuit Bugs||Balance Bots|
|Magnets||Hands on Science|
|Arduinos||POV -Persistence of Vision|
|Brush Bots||Nintendo Switch|
Activies (See Guide):
- Food Trucks
- Lego Build Area for kids
- VR Room
- Launch Your Rocket!
All items listed on this page are subject to change.