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Youth Leadership Council hosts STEAM Festival

Saturday, February 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

S.T.E.A.M. stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. With our S.T.E.A.M. City celebration, the Pretend City Youth Leadership Council strives to share our passion and knowledge of S.T.E.A.M. with our youngest community members by inspiring a love of S.T.E.A.M. learning in early childhood. Join us at Pretend City Children’s Museum on Saturday, February 23rd for live science demonstrations, a mathematics carnival, computer coding training, robots, hands-on S.T.E.A.M. activities, and a special visit from the author of Kid Astronaut, Laura Knight!


  • Orange Plaza Science Demonstrations (Science)
    • 10:30am: Jumping Cereal and Static Electricity! (Physics)
    • 11:00am: Spooky Dry Ice! (Chemistry)
    • 12:00pm: The Human Circuit! (Physics, Biology)
    • 12:30pm: Sink or Float? Exploring Density! (Chemistry)
    • 1:00pm: Psychedelic Milk! (Chemistry, Biology)
    • 1:30pm: Crazy Hair and Static Electricity! (Physics)
  • 11:30am: Story Time in the Traveling Exhibit with Laura Knight (Kid Astronaut) (Science, Space)
  • (All day) Technology and Engineering in Traveling Exhibit (Technology, Engineering)
    • Kid Robotics with the Beckman High School Robotics Team
    • Computer Coding with Code Open Sesame and the Dragon Kim Foundation
    • Engineering a Catapult Craft and Game
    • Tallest Pasta Tower Challenge
  • (All day) Mathematics Carnival in Traveling Exhibit (Math)
    • Guess the Number of Items
    • Addition and Subtraction Cornhole Game
    • Even or Odd Dice Game
    • Count the Pins Bowling
  • (All day) Art activities in Art Studio (Art)
    • Constellation Projector (Space, Art)
    • Drawing Robots (Geometry, Art)


Saturday, February 23
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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*Activities are subject to change and limited to availability.