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Virginia Tech Makers Festival - Part of the 2015 Virginia Science Festival

  • Saturday, September 26, 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Northern Virginia Center, 7054 Haycock Rd., Falls Church, VA 22043

Join Virginia Tech and 4-H at the Virginia Tech Maker Festival! This is a day full of creativity, engineering, and resourcefulness where you can learn to make just about anything, such as natural dyes, play dough circuits, LED paintbrushes, t-shirt jewelry, robots, rockets, and more. 

Demonstrations throughout the day will showcase the broad range of inventiveness that exists in our community. Explore the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) and design at this family fun event! 

VT welcomes First Robotics to the event- Come see the 150 pound robot! Get your Robot Driver’s License! 

The Virginia Science Festival-NCR is part of the statewide Virginia Science Festival that runs from September 25 to October 30. 

3D Printing 
Art Bots
Balloon Blimps
Banana Piano
Cup Positioning System
Heatless Lava Lamp
Highland
Ice Cream Creation
LED Throwies
Light Up and Paint
Make Your Own T Shirt
Paper Making
Rockets to the Rescue
Sewing Station
Smoothie Wars
Soy Ink
Squirm Worms
Squishy Circuits
Strawbees
T-Shirt Jewelry
Wearable LEDs

This event is free. Parking will be free all day, and the West Falls Church-VT/UVA Metro Station on the Orange Line is directly across the street.

More information: www.cpe.vt.edu/vtmaker/index.html

Contact: Jennifer Carter, carterja@vt.edu, 571-858-3006

 

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