STEM


TeenHub: Beginner Python Programming Workshop (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Join us to learn more about computer programming through fun lessons about Python (beginner level) and its applications, like designing games, graphics, and applets. The award-winning high school robotics team 5421 RM’d and Dangerous is hosting several interactive online programming lectures for middle to high-school students called TeenHub. Computer science is […]


⭐ Webinar Series: The Wild Side of STEAM (Smithsonian National Zoo) – VIRTUAL

What’s under her microscope? This month we’ll meet Dr. Kali Holder, veterinary pathologist at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo. Find out how Kali’s job is like that of a detective, searching for the clues of diseases and cause of death in animals at the Zoo and in the wild. Get a glimpse […]


18 Tiny Deaths: The Untold Story of Frances Glessner Lee and The Invention of Modern Forensics (Baltimore County Public Library) – VIRTUAL

The story of a woman whose ambition and accomplishments far exceeded the expectations of her time, 18 Tiny Deaths follows the transformation of a young, wealthy socialite into the mother of modern forensics. Meet author Bruce Goldfarb, executive assistant to the Chief Medical Examiner for the state of Maryland, as […]


Through The Window and Into The Mirror: Narratives of African American STEM Professionals (African American History and Culture Museum) – VIRTUAL

The National Museum of African American History and Culture invites middle and high school students to join us as we explore careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Through the Window and into the Mirror is a video conversation series about the experiences of African American STEM professionals today. Students […]


What Is A Planet? A Look At Mars, Pluto and Exoplanets (Fairfax County Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Join us on Zoom as Dr. Harold A. Geller presents one of the major questions of today: “What is the definition of a planet?”. In 2006 the International Astronomical Union (IAU) officially changed the definition. Pluto was no longer to be called a planet, but a dwarf planet. Dr. Geller will share […]


TeenHub: Intermediate Python Programming Workshop (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Join us to learn more about computer programming through fun lessons about Python (Intermediate level) and its applications, like designing games, graphics, and applets. The award-winning high school robotics team 5421 RM’d and Dangerous is hosting several interactive online programming lectures for middle to high-school students called TeenHub. Computer science is […]


⭐ A Micro:bit of Coding for Teens (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

In this 2-week coding workshop for ages 12-18, we will learn how to program a mini microprocessor, creating a game and musical instrument. Participants will receive a free micro:bit processor to keep. **No coding experience is needed.** Meetings will be held on the Pratt Teens Discord server. Register here: https://forms.gle/B7QbQGDr4y4NtT3V8 WORKSHOP […]


Seeking The Invisible: Detecting Supermassive Black Holes in Space (Smithsonian Associates) – VIRTUAL

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION We know that monstrous black holes, one million to several billion times the mass of the sun, lurk in the centers of almost every large galaxy in the universe. They can have a profound effect on those galaxies and are capable of giving rise to the loudest gravitation […]