May 27 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pmFree
The theme for this year is Full STEAM Ahead—
Forces and Motion!
(STEAM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math)
Geared for kids of all ages, the event features a variety of workshops, demonstrations, activities, and entertainment throughout the day, including a performance by the Waynesboro Children’s Theatre Troupe.
“This year we have fun and exciting ways to explore the world of physics and how it affects our everyday lives,” said Jessica Watson, the institute’s assistant director. “Kids will enjoy an interactive experience that is fun and educational.”
In keeping with the theme, the featured guest entertainer, Arjun Shah from Mobile Ed Productions, presents Forces and Motion, a program demonstrating basic physics with fun experiments using eggs and glasses, balloons, a falling cup, spinning plates and a bicycle wheel.
Kids will explore gravity, centripetal force, Sir Isaac Newton’s three laws of motion, and more with lively demonstrations including the classic tablecloth pull and even a rocket launch!
Youth Fest is the best-kept FUN SECRET in Waynesboro! For more information, contact us at (717) 762-0373 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Underwriting support provided by BB&T
Check out this cool video from Youth Fest 2013!