AT THE PARK
for the 5th Annual
STEM in the Park
Saturday, September 27, 2014
in the Perry Field House @ BGSU
Thanks to everyone who joined us for this years event!
Click here to download a flyer of the event (pdf)
See what all the excitement is about!
Robots and Lizards and Oobleck, OH MY!
STEM in the Park will feature interactive displays and activites created by area universities, community partners, and local businesses to engage children of all ages in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
Join us for a family day of hands-on fun at Bowling Green State University, featuring
everything from sea creatures to pop rockets. Families will receive take-home STEM
activities and a free lunch. You won’t want to miss it!
NEW Activity Zone This Year!
The Science of Sports
Check out our new featured zone dedicated to the Science of Sports!
How fast can you run?
How high can you jump?
How far can you throw a ball?
Analyze your golf or tennis swing.
You can do all of that and MORE in this new and exciting addition to
STEM in the Park!
Back by Popular Demand!
Roots 2 STEM
Pre K-2 Zone
Featuring activities that cater specifically to younger children
NEW This Year!
HopeLine from Verizon
Donate your no-longer-used wireless phones, batteries and accessories in any condition from any service provider to benefit victims of domestic violence. HopeLine will have boxes at STEM in the Park for your donations.
Computer Equipment Recycling
Please bring your unwanted computer hardware equipment to recycle with
ERG Environmental Services
(i.e. laptop, keyboard, printer, mouse, tower)
PLEASE NO MONITORS
Parking is free at the Perry Field House. Click here for a campus map.
Free Lunch catered by Tony Packo's (while supplies last)
Click here to download a donation form (pdf)
The following organizations are participating in 2014
Biggby Coffee (BG and Maumee)
Bowling Green City Fire Division
Bowling Green Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Bowling Green Early Childhood Learning Center
Building Ohio's Sustainable Energy Future (BOSEF)
Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West
Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station of First Energy
E.S. Wagner Company
ERG Environmental Services
First Solar, Inc.
Gateway Pre-K School
K12/Ohio Virtual Academy
Maumee Valley Historical Society
Metroparks of the Toledo Area
Miss Rita the Balloon Lady
New York Life Insurance Company of Bowling Green
NWOET at BGSU
Ohio Northern University
Owens Community College STEM-Science
Rainbow Co-op Preschool
Saturn V Productions
Science Alliance: Students Creating Inquiry Exploration Nside Classroom Education
Science Education of Ohio (SECO)/National Science Teacher Association (NSTA)
SDG Creations, Ltd
Spark! Learning - Perrysburg
St. Aloysius Elementary and Jr. High School
Thayer Family Dealerships
The University of Findlay - College of Education
The Universtiy of Toledo - American Chemical Society
The Wood County Park District
Toledo Botanical Garden/Toledo Grows
Usborne Books & More
West Side Montessori
Wood County District Public Library Children's Place
Wood County Historical Center and Museum
Wood County Hospital
Wood County Soil & Water Conservation District
To view photos from past STEM in the Park events click here!
Click here to download sample Take Home Activity Cards!
Many thanks to the following organizations who are sponsoring STEM in the Park 2014!