WHY A FESTIVAL?
The Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg and Leominster (BGCFL) is a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) focused club. The BGCFL knows that educating our children through STEAM activities will help prepare our youth for the economic and workforce needs of tomorrow. The Festival is an opportunity to share BGCFL’s passion for STEAM with the community by highlighting the impact of STEAM in our lives, igniting scientific curiosity in our community, and creating opportunities for discovery. Our festival is held in affiliation with the Cambridge Science Festival.
WHAT IS THE CENTRAL MA SCIENCE FESTIVAL ALL ABOUT?
The Festival, produced and organized by the Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg and Leominster in collaboration with local organizations and companies, is a celebration of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math). The event is a hands-on, multifaceted exploration of STEAM that makes science accessible, interactive and fun for people of all ages – children to adults.
WHERE IS THE EVENT?
The event is held at the Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg and Leominster located at 365 Lindell Ave in Leominster. There are indoor and outdoor activities.
IS THERE A COST TO ATTEND?
This event is FREE and open to the public.
WHAT CAN I ACTUALLY DO AT THIS FESTIVAL?
At the Central MA Science Festival attendees will enjoy a wide range of STEAM-related activities including demonstrations, exhibitions, and workshops.
Some of our events include building with Legos, Electricity Projects, Coding, App Building, Robotics, Nature Crafts, Oceanography fun.
IS THE CENTRAL MA SCIENCE FESTIVAL FOR FAMILIES? CHILDREN? TEENS? ADULTS? PROFESSIONALS?
The festival is for everyone!