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CANCELED - Wonder Women of STEM: Building Emerald City

Event Type: Children - STEM
Age Group(s): Grades 4 - 5, Middle School (Grades 6 - 8)
Date: 3/31/2020
Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Time: 5:30 PM
Description:
 To celebrate Women's History Month, each week of this workshop series for grades 4-8 will explore a different field of STEM and learn about historic women who were innovators in their field despite the challenges of their time. March 31 - Building Emerald City: Women in City Planning. Participants will learn about the modern women architects, urban planners, and community organizers who are making a significant difference in Urban Planning today. They will learn basics of city planning by working collaboratively to plan, design and develop a city plan using the Land of Oz as the template. Stay after the workshop to watch the film Gorillas in the Mist (PG13, 150min) about the life of wildlife expert Dian Fossey and her time researching and working to save gorillas from extinction.

Other Information:
 This program is for grades 4-8. Space is limited. Interested children will sign up beginning at 4:00pm. At 4:25, names will be called in order of signup until the program is full. If child is not present at this time, the next on the list will be called.
Contact: J.Carlson
Contact Number: 4221476
Presenter: Knowledge to Grow On