National Engineers Week

Dream, design and build just like engineers do!

Event Date
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Event Date
Tue
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Feb
22
Sat
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Feb
26
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2022
Event Time
10:00 am
6:00 pm
10:00 am
6:00 pm
*The Museum opens at noon on Sundays.
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

Inventors' Workshop

Science Station

Junktion

Alexander Art Academy

Power Science Lab

Accessibility
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About the Event

From roads to pumps and even toys, engineers build the world around us to help make our lives easier with efficient solutions. Learn all about this indispensable and profession and get inspired to join their cause during National Engineers Week sponsored by Chevron. National Engineers Week is Feb. 20 to 26, 2022.

LEGO® Robots

Inventors’ Workshop

Engineer and code your own robots with the help of our huge selection of LEGO® and Technic pieces! Build moving robotic vehicles, robotic pets, robotic tabletop games, artistic robots, robotic catapults, and much more!

Slingshot Cars

Inventors’ Workshop

Design an amazing car that can be launched at terrifying speed with the power of a rubber band.

Straw Airplanes!

Science Station

Tackle aerodynamics by designing and testing an airplane made out of straws!

Catapult Creations

Junktion

Engineer a simple machine that flings things.  Can you predict where it will land?

Binary Code Bracelets

Junktion

Binary code is a language used by computer software and systems engineers.  Explore coding by designing a beaded bracelet which represents a word.

Figure Sculptures

Alexander Art Academy

Turn flat, delicate kitchen foil into extraordinary sculptures of people, inspired by the textured figures of Alberto Giacometti.

Blood Typing

Power Science Lab

Learn about different blood types and RH proteins by testing “mystery blood” with A and B antigens.

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Event Date
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Event Date
Tue
Feb
22
-  
Sat
Feb
26
2022
Event Time
10:00 am
-
6:00 pm
10:00 am
6:00 pm
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

Inventors' Workshop

Science Station

Junktion

Alexander Art Academy

Power Science Lab

Museum Accessibility
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