Join Girl Scouts to celebrate all things STEM on November 18 at our annual STEM Day event, sponsored by First Tech Federal Credit Union! This year will be bigger than ever, with more than 50 different STEM experts from the community. Discover the science, technology, engineering, and math that is all around us as you get hands-on at expo-style booths. Here's a sampling of what you can expect:
Discover some tools of the trade with the National Association of Women in Construction.
Experience engineering in action with the Society of Women Engineers.
Design, drafting, and dimensions—oh my! Discover what all these terms have in common with the Architecture Foundation of Oregon.
Learn some methods to handle stress and discuss the science of mental health with Salem Health Community Outreach.
Uncover the unique lifestyles and adaptations of local salmon with Salmon Watch.
Investigate criminal justice careers with the Portland FBI.
Play a fun game while learning about math with Mathnasium of Salem.
Check out some out-of-this-world science with GSOSW’s Astronomy Club and OSU’s Astronomy Club.
Get gardening with the Marion Polk Food Share.
Take on an engineering challenge and the flow of electricity with Chemeketa Community College.
Take flight with the Oregon Wing Civil Air Patrol.
Find the balancing act in finance with First Tech Federal Credit Union.
Rubies, sapphires, emeralds, and more! Explore Gemology with the RICE Museum.
Explore STEM with the Girl Scout STEM Club.
Bug out with the Xerces Society.
All attendees will receive a new STEM Day patch to place on the back of their Girl Scout vest or sash.
STEM Day is open to current Girl Scouts, non-members, friends, and family—so invite a friend or two to join you! Registration is $10 per person and includes a new STEM Day 2023 fun patch. All Girl Scouts who attend will also complete their STEM Career Exploration badge (to be purchased separately).
We will have a morning session from 9 a.m.–noon, and an afternoon session from 1–4 p.m. Can't get enough STEM? You may register for both sessions, but all attendees must exit the venue from noon–1 p.m.
STEM Day registration is open through November 12, 2023—sign up today to secure your spot!