Science Rendezvous coming to Inuvik and Fort Smith Saturday May 13th 2023

May, 4 2023

The Return of Science Rendezvous: Igniting Minds and Inspiring Futures

After a brief pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are excited to announce the return of the much-anticipated FREE STEM community event, Science Rendezvous. This impactful event is set to reignite the spark of curiosity and scientific wonder in both Inuvik and Fort Smith on Saturday, May 13th.

What is Science Rendezvous?

Science Rendezvous is a nationwide STEM festival that aims to bring science out of the lab and onto the street! With hundreds of events across the country, this FREE annual event offers a fascinating array of activities and demonstrations to intrigue minds of all ages. It's an opportunity for children, teens, and adults alike to engage with the wonders of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) in a fun, interactive, and accessible way.

What can you expect at Science Rendezvous?

On Saturday May 13th, join us at two different locations across the NWT:

  • In Inuvik, we'll be hosting the event at the Midnight Sun Complex from 11AM to 3PM.
  • In Fort Smith, the rendezvous will take place at the Aurora College Thebacha Campus from 11AM to 2PM.

At both locations, there will be a variety of activities, demonstrations, and exhibits. Attendees can expect to engage with STEM professionals and enthusiasts, who will provide hands-on experiments, interactive exhibits, and live demonstrations.

Why should you attend Science Rendezvous?

Science Rendezvous offers a unique opportunity to:

Engage with Science: From robotics to chemistry, astrophysics to environmental science, there's something for everyone. It's a chance to see, touch, and feel science in a new and exciting way!

Inspire Young Minds: The event is a fantastic way for children to explore different areas of STEM, spark their curiosity, and perhaps discover a lifelong passion. It's a chance for kids to see that science is not just a subject in school but a way of understanding and interacting with the world.

Connect with the Community: This event is not just about science; it's about community. It's a chance for residents of Inuvik and Fort Smith to come together, meet their neighbors, and engage in fun and meaningful activities.

With less than two weeks to go, we're counting down to this exciting event. So, mark your calendars, invite your friends, and get ready to discover the magic of science at this year's Science Rendezvous!

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