The Charleston STEM Festival is a celebration of science, technology, engineering and math in the Lowcountry. The 5th annual festival will be highly visible outdoor event that provides opportunity for engagement and exchange between children, teens, families, and local STEM professionals. This exciting event will take place on February 3, 2018 from 10am-3pm at Brittlebank Park in Charleston, SC and will feature ~80 exhibitors who will provide hands-on activities, live performances, interactive demonstrations, and family-oriented STEM entertainment. After the festival, Partner Events will occur throughout the year in the Lowcountry.
Explore the history of South Carolina Architect Robert Mills and experience the evolution of brick making practices while learning about the role of sustainable practices and construction technology on today’s jobsite. Participants will use virtual reality to experience masonry structures and be guided in recreating built architectural elements from the Fireproof Building, a National Historic Landmark in Charleston. Everyone will have the opportunity to play with Legos or get their hands messy in the brick making pit!
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