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10:00am to 6:00pm

LGBT+ STEM Day

Thin Film Demo
Thin Film Demo
Chromatography
Chromatography
Trait Bracelets
Trait Bracelets
Two Scientists - Ask anything!
Two Scientists - Ask anything!
Milk Painting in Studio X
Milk Painting in Studio X

Join us for the first International Day of LGBT+ people in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. 

Gather at the Fleet with local science and LGBT+ community groups to celebrate STEM! Engage in hands-on activities, explore fluid dynamics by painting with milk, complete a scavenger hunt and meet local scientists and ask them anything! Take a new look at our exhibits with "Did You Know?" facts about famous LGBT+ scientists, mathemeticians, astronauts and more. 

The event is free with regular admission and open to everyone. 
Activities will be taking place throughout the galleries and in Studio X. 

Read about some famous figures in the LGBT+ STEM world.

Read some facts and FAQ about LGBT+ STEM day


Schedule of activities: 

10 a.m.6 p.m.
• Hands-on demos: trait bracelets, chromatography, prisms, surface tension and thin films.
• Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar®ask anything!
• “Did You Know?” exhibit facts.
• Scavenger hunt.

11:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
 Milk painting in Studio X.

11:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
 SALK: Get hands on with micropipettes, the most common and powerful tool in a science lab.  Come learn how to use this tool and become a master of measurement to make a colorful surprise necklace.

 Resource Conservation District: Explore the San Diego Bay Watershed. 


 


Share your experience with #LGBTSTEMday and #Fleetscience

Read more about the international event here.