WCC Science Inspiring Tomorrow's Engineers - Wayne Community College | Goldsboro, NC `

WCC Science Inspiring Tomorrow’s Engineers

virtual - links will be mailed with registration | April 02, 2022 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Wayne Community College‚Äôs Science Inspiring Tomorrow’s Engineers will be a multi-week, virtual, hands-on NC Science Festival event.

Participants will get to make bioplastics, paper roller coasters, and wigglebots. The activities are free and open to all who pre-register.

Click here to register. Registration is required by Friday, March 25.

Experiment kits will be provided for the first 200 registered children (suggested age range: grades 3-5).

Registered families may pick up their kits between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 26. This will be a drive-through only activity. Follow the directional signs to the front of the Wayne Learning Center (building with the flag poles).

Links for the two demonstrations will be emailed to all registered participants. The demonstrations will also be recorded for later viewing.

On Saturday, April 2 at 10:30 a.m., all who are registered can tune into the live demo to complete the bioplastics experiment.

On Saturday, April 9 at 10:30 a.m., the live demonstration to complete the wigglebots experiment will be broadcasted.

About the North Carolina Science Festival
Founded in 2010, the North Carolina Science Festival is the first statewide science festival in the United States. Through a series of community-based events each April (hosted by schools, colleges, libraries, museums, parks, businesses, and other local organizations), the Festival celebrates the economic, educational, and cultural impacts of science in North Carolina. It is an initiative of Morehead Planetarium & Science Center at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. For more information, visit ncscifest.org.