Forward! To the Moon

The planetarium program at the UW-Stevens Point Science Building will include two parts. The first segment will be dedicated to the night sky of central Wisconsin in the fall. It will be followed by a fulldome production featuring the Artemis project. NASA’s 21st century Artemis program, named after the Greek moon goddess and twin of … Continued

STEMpowered Kids Free Day

The Building for Kids Children’s Museum will offer STEM programming throughout the Wisconsin Science Festival with an admission-free day on Sunday, October 16.

Artemis: America Returns to the Moon

Join NASA Solar System Ambassador Joyce Jentges at the Horwitz-DeRemer Planetarium for an informative talk on the various stages of the Artemis mission, which will return man, and the first woman, to the moon.

Science By The River: A Wisconsin Rapids Science Festival

Science By The River is an interactive, STEM-focused experience for communities of Wisconsin Rapids and surrounding areas. This single day event features an educational walking trail along the Wisconsin Rapids River Walk and a tap talk series at B’s Taphouse. This effort is designed to increase interest in science-based education and discovery learning amongst families … Continued

The Chemistry Detectives

Jennifer Dahl, professor of chemistry and biochemistry; Deidra Gerlach, assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry; and UW Eau Claire students will host interactive demonstrations and dialogue focused on the chemistry of the products that you use in your daily life. Bring your questions and learn how the molecular scale work of chemists brings life to … Continued

Tea & Tech: Girls’ STEM Day

Tea & Tech at Mead Public Library is a day that connects girls ages 8 – 17 with female STEM mentors to inspire and educate the next generation of female professionals in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. Planned in conjunction with both Ada Lovelace Day and the Wisconsin Science Festival, we offer … Continued

Snappy Science

Join the Cudahy Family Library for a day of fun experimenting with snap circuits!

Science on the Square: Free Admission at MCM

Join the Madison Children’s Museum for a night of museum fun as the Wisconsin Science Festival presents Science on the Square. Admission is free from 4 to 8 p.m. Check back for a full list of activities:

An Apple a Day

“An apple a day keeps the doctor away,” is an old saying to encourage us all to enjoy the nutritional value of apples. But what (and who?) does is take to grow, harvest and process the 49 million pounds of apples annually grown in our state? Join us the week of October 10- 14 at … Continued

NASA Day – Maker Faire Milwaukee

Join NASA, Maker Faire Milwaukee, Wisconsin Science Festival, Gearbox Labs, Milwaukee School of Engineering and Beyond STEM Milwaukee for an “out of this world” day of STEM. There will be five virtual presentations throughout the day on Friday, October 14. NASA engineers and scientists, as well as the Lunabotics team from Milwaukee School of Engineering, … Continued

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