Tag: Flagstaff Festival of Science

2018 Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair makes successful entry to Flagstaff Festival of Science

| October 3, 2018
2018 Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair makes successful entry to Flagstaff Festival of Science

Hundreds of parents and children streamed into the Commons area of Flagstaff High School for the 8th Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair held on June 29.

The fair, which was traditionally held during the Spring, was moved to the Fall to coincide with the annual Flagstaff Festival of Science (Sept. 21 through 30).

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Science in the Park helps kick off 2018 Flagstaff Festival of Science

| September 26, 2018
Science in the Park helps kick off 2018 Flagstaff Festival of Science

Even before the official opening time of 10 a.m., young people at Wheeler Park in Flagstaff were busy peeking at a variety of science experiments, climbing onboard heavy construction equipment and running from table to table to view science exhibits during the 2018 Science in the Park held Sept. 22.

The 2018 Flagstaff Festival of Science, “Accelerating into the Future,” continues through Sept. 30 at various locations in Flagstaff.

New this year to the festival will be the Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair — “Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead!,” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29 at at Flagstaff High School, 400 W. Elm St., Flagstaff.

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Flagstaff Festival of Science begins with Keynote Presentation on Sept. 21, Science in the Park on Sept. 22

| September 19, 2018
Flagstaff Festival of Science begins with Keynote Presentation on Sept. 21, Science in the Park on Sept. 22

The 2018 Flagstaff Festival of Science, “Accelerating into the Future,” will explore the astounding changes our lives may take in the next few years. 

The FREE, award-winning 10-day Festival, Sept. 21 – 30, 2018, will showcase signature events such as Science in the Park (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 at Wheeler Park, 212 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff) and SCI Talks, as well as field trips, guided interpretive hikes, archaeological digs, hands-on workshops, panel discussions and presentations.

The W. L. Gore & Associates Keynote Presentation: “Self Driving Vehicles: Accelerating into the Future,” features Raj Rajkumar, Ph.D., professor of Electrical/ Computer Engineering, at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21 at NAU’s Ardrey Auditorium. 

Free tickets at the door for first-come, first served. Or pick up or print out tickets in advance through the NAU Central Ticket Office (nau.edu/cto; 928-523-5661).

(New this year to the festival will be the Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair — “Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead!,” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29 at at Flagstaff High School, 400 W. Elm St., Flagstaff. Vendors still needed. CLICK HERE for the vendor registration form and HERE for more information. Vendors interested in participating in the fair can send their completed registration forms to earlychildhoodfair@gmail.com)

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Festival of Science: Science in the Park

| September 16, 2018
Festival of Science: Science in the Park

Kick off the 2018 Festival of Science with Flagstaff Festival of Science during the Science in the Park event at Wheeler Park! Check out the fun open space activities in addition to many awesome STEM activities with various organizations in the community.

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Flagstaff Festival of Science continues through Oct. 1. See related stories here

| September 27, 2017
Flagstaff Festival of Science continues through Oct. 1. See related stories here

From a peek at the Sun through a solar telescope to an upclose look at fruit flies through a microscope, a game of magnetic basketball, science experiments with hot and cold water and a climb onboard some heavy equipment — the Flagstaff Festival of Science’s “Festival in the Park” had a number of opportunities to entertain and educate youngsters and their families on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017.

The festival continues with a number of programs and venues throughout Flagstaff.

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Flagstaff Festival of Science

| September 23, 2017
Flagstaff Festival of Science

The Best 10 Days in Flagstaff are here!

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LOCKs Preschool Astronomy

| September 16, 2017
LOCKs Preschool Astronomy

Science is not just for adults!

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Festival Program Now Available Online and Keynote Tickets Available!

| September 13, 2017
Festival Program Now Available Online and Keynote Tickets Available!

The 2017 Flagstaff Festival of Science Starts September 23rd! Here is a brief overview of what to expect. And remember, everything is free! Bonus Pre-Festival Events September 21st, 22nd.

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Festival of Science – Preschool Style!

| March 31, 2017
Festival of Science – Preschool Style!

As the 21st century has ushered in a new era of technological advances that are saving lives, healing injuries, developing sustainable energy, exploring planets, sequencing genomes, and setting an astounding pace for discovery, the 2017 Flagstaff Festival of Science, Engineering Solutions, will explore innovations that are improving our quality of life and advancing science. World-class mountaineer and motivational speaker Kyle Maynard is scheduled to kick off Northern Arizona’s 28th annual Flagstaff Festival of Science as the Shoemaker Keynote Presenter at 7p.m., Friday, Sept. 22, in Northern Arizona University’s Ardrey Auditorium.

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Sci Fest: Picking up STEAM: September 29th

| September 26, 2016
Sci Fest: Picking up STEAM: September 29th

Learn about some crazy fun science stuff, then apply it to a craft or experiment at the Flagstaff Festival of Science!

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