Events

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Mahoning Valley Robotics Challenge @ Warren Harding High School
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Mahoning Valley Robotics Challenge is a FIRST Robotics Competition featuring high school robotics teams from the Mahoning Valley.
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Seuss-Tastic Science @ Kinsman Free Public LIbrary
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Children are invited to drop-in anytime between 10am to 12pm to participate in fun science experiments and activities based on popular Dr. Seuss books.

The Importance of Medicinal Plants: A Forgotten Knowledge? @ YSU, Moser Hall, Room 2400
Sep 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Dr. Wim Steelant, Dean of the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) will be giving a talk on the importance of Medicinal plants.  This will be hosted at YSU and is targeting the general audience.

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STEAM Related Tours @ The Butler Institute of American Art
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm

The Butler Institute of American Art will provide docent and/or self-guided tours through our collection specifically focused on paintings/sculptures related to visual art to science and technology as it coincides with STEAM in each artwork.  In addition, visitors will get an in-depth look at our collection of holograms- one of the largest collections in America- housed in the Beecher Center; a center for technology based art.

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Opening Weekend @ Ward Beecher Planetarium
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Immerse yourself in a brand new theater experience.  Come see the stars as you never have before!

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Robotics in Motion @ WaterFire
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Children and families will be able to create Robo”Art” by using an EV3 Lego Mindstorm robot.  In additional to the artwork created by the robots, children can learn how to program and get a robot in motion.

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Sunset at the Farm at MetroParks Farm @ MetroParks Farm
Sep 23 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Watch the sun set on the horizon as you enjoy the change from summer to autumn at the MetroParks Farm with family fun activities. Listen to music around the campfire as you roast marshmallows. Explore the barns and corn maze. Watch cider and homemade apple butter being made. Take part in old-fashioned games. And hop on a tractor-wagon ride. Most activities are free. Pony rides, face painting, and food are available for a small fee.

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Opening Weekend @ Ward Beecher Planetarium
Sep 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Immerse yourself in a brand new theater experience.  Come see the stars as you never have before!

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