Activate Conference and Hackathon
Activate Conference and Foundation EBRSS partner to host a hackathon where high school students use "City of Baton Rouge Open Data" resources to solve a relevant issue. Title Sponsor: The City of Baton Rouge. Hackathon Sponsor: Antares Technology Solutions.
DREAM BIG - Engineering Our World LASM
Dream Big: Engineering Our World (IMax) (ONGOING) - Narrated by Academy Award® winner Jeff Bridges, Dream Big is a first of its kind film for giant screen theaters, setting out to transform how we think about engineering. From the Great Wall of China and the world’s tallest buildings, to underwater robots, solar cars and smart, sustainable cities, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and reveals the heart that drives engineers to create better lives for people around the world. (11am and 2 on Weekdays; 2pm on Sundays; 11am and 1pm on Saturdays. NOTE: Museum is closed on Mondays.
LASM - Chemistry is Bananas!
What do you have in common with a banana? Put on your gloves and goggles in order to discover the answer to this question. You will be rewarded with a firsthand look at an amazing material that makes all life possible. Each participant will also receive a cool backpack with surprises inside! Learn more. Next Kids Lab (March 10th)
Engineering Day at Louisiana Art & Science Museum
Explore the world of engineering with us at our annual Engineering Day event!
In partnership with the LSU College of Engineering, this fun-filled festival will feature interactive stations showcasing a wide array of engineering and design specialties including robotics, 3D printing, bridge building, electricity, nano science, architecture, chemistry, solar powered cars, medical physics, and more.
Included with general admission
Presented by Albermarle and sponsored in part by Arkel Constructors, BASF, ExxonMobil, and LSU’s STEM Talent Extension Program.
IT Girls Creative Computing Day
The purpose of the 5th annual IT Girls Creative Computing Day @ BRCC from 8am - 1pm is to provide middle school girls the opportunity to learn about careers in technology, connect with high tech professionals, and participate in hands-on coding and digital media activities. SPONSORS: Foundation EBR and Louisiana Women in Tech. Teachers may register up to 5 girls to attend in grades 6 and 7. See registration link below. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: We are in need of volunteers to assist girls with digital projects. We will provide projects and training. Please go to our Volunteer Sign up page to volunteer and we will follow up.
Red Stick Chess Tournament - Chess Workshop & Practice Tournament
The Red Stick Chess Tournament is an opportunity for students to learn the game or sharpen their skills at the morning workshop. Immediately following the workshop, students are invited to a friendly tournament. Parents are welcome to join the fun also.
Follow Your STREAM Family Fest
What happens when you mix STEM and Recreation? STREAM Family Fest @ Jefferson Hwy BREC Park from 10am - 2pm - featuring high and low tech hands-on projects for families. SPONSORS: Foundation for East Baton Rouge School System and BREC. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
Want to sponsor a hands-on booth? Want to simply volunteer? Please see our Volunteer Sign up page. More information to come.
The Foundation for East Baton Rouge is hosting its annual special event fundraiser to celebrate the commitment of outstanding educators and the great things happening in East Baton Rouge Parish School System.
Please join us for the 2018 Celebrate Gala on Saturday, April 21 at the Baton Rouge Marriott. It will be a special evening when the Baton Rouge community comes together to honor the most recent Principals of the Year and Teachers of the Year from each of the schools in East Baton Rouge Parish School System.
We are planning a very special evening for our schools. I hope you will join us for the celebration.
LSU Red Stick Digital Festival
Great event sponsored every year by LSU Center for Computation and Technology @ EBRP Library on Goodwood Blvd from 10am - 2pm. Youth will be introduced to storytelling by using stop motion animation and robots. SPONSORS: LSU, Foundation EBR and Knock, Knock Children's Museum. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: To assist youth with projects. Please go to volunteer sign up page to volunteer.