Have a Ball at OH WOW!
September 18, 2016
This annual event is when OH WOW! spills out onto the streets of downtown Youngstown to offer more hands-on, interactive STEM displays, exhibits, and stage shows! Thanks to our Event Sponsors, we hope more than 5,000 people will be able to take part in this FREE day of exploration & experimentation! Help us break the world record for the most beach balls in the air at one time as part of this year’s event.
Interested in Volunteering at this Event, complete our Silly Science Sunday Volunteer Form by Friday, August 26th to be sure you get a Silly Science Sunday t-shirt.
About 7DS 2014
7 Days of STEM 2014 was Youngstown’s Regional Science Festival powered by OH WOW! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology. The 7-day, community celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics:
- Provides a variety of hands-on, interactive learning opportunities rooted in STEM,
- Showcases STEM events, organizations, institutions, professionals, & businesses in Youngstown and surrounding area,
- Energizes inquisitiveness and provokes curiosity in the minds of learners of all ages in the greater Mahoning Valley and beyond
The festival is made possible in part with our membership to Science Festival Alliance & with more than 30 local and regional collaborators! OH WOW! started the first festival with funds made possible through a grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation‘s program in Public Understanding of Science and Technology and with the assistance of generous sponsors!