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MARYLAND STEM FESTIVAL 2018

10/23/2018 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

MARYLAND STEM FESTIVAL

Dates: October 22, 2018 – November 11, 2018

Location: Various Locations

Details:

The Maryland STEM Festival, Inc. (MSF) has been established to operate the Festival. The mission of the Festival is to encourage all students regardless of background and experience to take a greater interest in STEM with the hope they will pursue a STEM related/focused career.

The MSF works for an entire year recruiting as many organizations as it can to participate in the Festival, such as libraries, museums, public and private schools, colleges, universities, government agencies and private companies.

  • 11/6 • 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM • CALVERT COUNTY – 14200 Solomons Island Road South, Solomons, MD, USA
  • HackSCHS Hack-a-Thon for High School students.

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    10-27 • 12:00 PM – 12:00 PM • CHARLES COUNTY

  • STEAM Club: Paper Circuit Cards that Light Up!

    by Charles County Library-Waldorf West Library

    11-8 • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM • CHARLES COUNTY

    10405 O’Donnell Place, Waldorf, Maryland 20603, USA

  • Hackathon (Capture the Flag)

    by Charles County Public Library- Potomac Library

    10-27 • 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM • CHARLES COUNTY

    3225 Ruth B. Swann Drive Indian Head, Maryland 20640

  • Women in Science

    by Charles County Public Library- PD Brown Memorial Library

    11-8 • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM • CHARLES COUNTY

  • Indoor Star Party

    by Charles County Public Library- Waldorf West Library

    11-3 • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM • CHARLES COUNTY

    Waldorf West Library

  • Star Gazing

    by Charles County Public Library

    11-1 • 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM • CHARLES COUNTY

    300 Willow Lane, La Plata, MD, USA

  • Women in Science

    by Charles County Public Library Waldorf West Library

    11-7 • 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM • CHARLES COUNTY

    Waldorf West Library

  • Horror Escape Room

    by Charles County Library-Waldorf West Library

    10-30 • 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM • CHARLES COUNTY

    Waldorf West Library

  • 10-27 • 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM • ST. MARY’S COUNTY – St. Mary’s County Fair, Fairgrounds Road, Leonardtown, MD, USA

 

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