The Maryland STEM Festival is a month-long celebration of science, technology, engineering and mathematics that takes place every Fall. The 2020 Festival runs from October 2 through November 1 and the theme is “Manufacturing and Design.” All events are virtual this year and the statewide lineup includes comedy shows, music performances, math, trivia nights.
The Prince George’s County Memorial Library System is proud to offer virtual STEM programs, special chemistry activity kits (while supplies last), and resources for learning about STEM subjects online.
Participating organizations include: NASA, Toyota, Rocket to Venus, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, University of Maryland, M&T Bank, Bowie Baysox and the Regional Manufacturing Institute of Maryland. Click here for a current listing of Festival events across Maryland.
Agrownomics, the Festival’s first official video game, has hit the Apple App Store for free! Download now to explore agriculture’s journey as it makes its way from the field, to our local supermarkets and eventually into our homes. The lighthearted but challenging game has received great feedback so far and is equipped with a quiz component for use in classroom settings. https://marylandstemfestival.org/games/agrownomics/
The Festival has launched an Ambassador Program! High school students from across the state of Maryland can serve as ambassadors to help promote the festival through social media influence, assist with developing content, hosting Festival events, and much more! Email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested in becoming an ambassador.