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St. Petersburg Science Festival – October 18 & 19

3 Jul

spsfPlanning is underway for the 3rd Annual St. Petersburg Science Festival, a regional celebration where families and the public can explore the wonders of hands-on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). LI4E.org is one of many great collaborative partners of ┬áthe 2013 festival that will be held on October 18-19, 2013, along the waterfront campus of the University of South Florida St. Petersburg. The event is held in conjunction with MarineQuest, the annual open house of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s Fish and Wildlife Research Institute.

Sneak Peek School Festival

For teachers and students in Grades 4-8, the St. Petersburg Science Festival is proud to debut our Sneak Peek School Festival on Friday, October 18, 2013.

Public Festival

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Science in the Sun at the St. Pete Science Festival

With many new exciting activities and shows planned for our public festival on Saturday, October 19, 2013, together with the unique flavor of marine science that can only be found in St. Petersburg, Florida, the 3rd Annual St. Petersburg Science festival will be our biggest and best yet!

Look for early news about new exhibits and exciting shows on our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter.

Why a science festival?

robotScience is vital for even the most basic aspects of modern society. Every day, each one of us benefits from scientific knowledge through the food we eat, the air we breathe, and the water we drink. Science and technology power our world, protect us from natural disasters, improve our health, and entertain us.

The inspiring science happening throughout our region has been and will continue to be the star, front and center, of this vibrant celebration of hands-on activities for children and adults with emphasis on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) learning.

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