Watch our 2017 STEM Day Video!
About NOVA STEM Day
Make sure to
check out our
list of 2018 activities!
Who is STEM Day for?
STEM Day is for EVERYONE! From kindergarten to high school and beyond, we have fun and educational workshops and exhibits for the whole family. With more activities than you can count, we're about DOING. Come ready to participate!
This event is open to the public and includes a variety of physical and hands-on activities. Children under age 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is responsible for providing appropriate supervision.
Where and when is STEM Day?
Saturday, October 20th, 2018
(rain or shine- but hopefully shine!)
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Northern Virginia Community College, Loudoun Campus
21200 Campus Drive, Sterling, VA
(along Route 7)
How much does it cost?
STEM Day is a FREE event with open parking in "B" lots. Follow signs upon arrival.
Who will I learn from?
Our activities will be taught by NOVA faculty and community educators. College and high school students will help out - they have a lot to share, too!
Do I need to pre-register?
Not necessarily, but we'd sure appreciate it! This helps us plan the logistics of the day.
What should I wear?
For safety purposes, no shorts, tank tops, or open-toed shoes are permissible in the science labs. Safety precautions are strictly enforced. Some events will take place outdoors, so monitor weather reports and dress accordingly.
I would like to be an exhibitor, what do I have to do?
We love our exhibitors!! Please fill out THIS form and we will get back to you shortly.
What's for lunch?
For those who work up an appetite, Roro's Modern Lebanese and Mama Lucie's Kitchen will be on site with a variety of lunch options.