• February 23, 2019 | 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Discover the wonders of winter science at Villa Charities!

    Event Location: 901 Lawrence Avenue West Toronto, Ontario, M6A 1C3

    Young scientists can experiment with inclined planes, pulley and levers, and build connections to the wintry wonders of our world! This market-place style event is a part of Villa Charities’ Open House, where participants can enjoy games, food and a skating rink.

    Stay tuned for updates on additional activities that we will be bringing!

  • March 9, 2019 | 9:30 am or 12 pm

    Colour Me Curious at the Midland Public Library

    Event Location: 320 King Street Midland, Ontario, Canada

    Curious about colour? Join us at the Midland Public Library with your young scientists to explore the wonderful science of colour! Use colour to watch water defy gravity, explore rainbows and create a colourful exploding concoction. Come and explore some colourful science!

    For more information, visit the Midland Public Library website.

    Thank you to We Are The Villagers for kindly sponsoring this event and helping children get excited about science.

  • March 11, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    National Engineering Month fun at Mississauga Public Library!

    Event Location: Mississauga Public Library (Malton branch): 3540 Morning Star Dr., L4T 1Y2

    Join us for National Engineering Month at the Mississauga Public Library to explore Newton’s Law! Discover how things like to stay put; and how your actions always produce a reaction. Young scientists will race water droplets, build a car and design and test a roller coaster. Physics is fun!

    Please contact the Mississauga Public Library to reserve your spot(s) for this program.

  • March 13, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Discover the fun of physics during National Engineering Month at Mississauga Public Library!

    Event Location: Mississauga Public Library (Cooksville branch): 3024 Hurontario St. Suite 212, L5B 4M4

    Join us for National Engineering Month at the Mississauga Public Library to explore Newton’s Law! Discover how things like to stay put; and how your actions always produce a reaction. Young scientists will race water droplets, build a car and design and test a roller coaster. Physics is fun!

    Please contact the Mississauga Public Library to reserve your spot(s) for this program.

  • March 14, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Become an engineer during National Engineering Month at Mississauga Public Library!

    Event Location: Mississauga Public Library (Burnhamthorpe branch): 3650 Dixie Rd. Suite 101, L4Y 3V9

    You can roll, you can tumble, you can slide, you can fumble, but you cannot hide from movement! Join us at the Mississauga Public Library during National Engineering Month to explore how everything around us moves in some way, even you! Jump like a flea, fly a paper helicopter and race a water bubble to the finish line. Have fun getting things moving and grooving!

    Please contact the Mississauga Public Library to reserve your spot(s) for this program.

  • March 16, 2019 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Hands-on Science and Engineering Fair during National Engineering Month!

    Event Location: Eglinton Square Shopping Centre (1 Eglinton Square, Scarborough, ON, M1L 2K1)

    Gears, pulleys, Super Hooper gliders, ramp-building challenges, and more! You don’t want to miss this STEM-packed fair during National Engineering Month, where Scientists in School and various STEM organizations will facilitate fun and hands-on investigations for young scientists to explore. Click here for more information.

    Thank you to Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) for organizing this event. 

  • March 23, 2019 | George Ashe Branch (11 am - 12 pm), Central Branch (1:30 pm - 2:30 pm), Central Branch (2:30 - 3:30 pm)

    Hovercrafts and Gliders at the Pickering Public Library during National Engineering Month!

    Event Location: Multiple branches - please see above.

    Join Scientists in School for some engineering fun! Scientist Stan will teach children how to build balloon powered hovercrafts and delta wing balsa wood gliders with control surfaces. This workshop is geared to children ages 7-12 along with their parents/guardians. Space in this free workshop is limited, so please contact the library directly to reserve your spot. 

    Image by Wesley Fryer.