On Saturday, Oct. 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Loudoun Campus of Northern Virginia Community College will host Loudoun County STEM Day. The event is free and open to the public.
Loudoun County STEM Day showcases opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math. Designed for all ages, the day features hands-on exhibits, workshops, food and music in a festival-like atmosphere.
STEM Day has educational workshops and exhibits for the whole family. Learn about robotics, game design, music recording, biotechnology, cybersecurity, engineering, horticulture, veterinary technology and more. Activities will be taught by NOVA and Loudoun County Public Schools faculty assisted by college and high school students.
The free event is a collaborative effort between Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce, Loudoun County Public Schools and NOVA.
NOVA-Loudoun is located at 21200 Campus Drive in Sterling (along Route 7). Follow signs to free parking. For more information, go to www.LoCoSTEM2015.com or call 703-948-7589.
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Northern Virginia Community College is the largest institution of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia and one of America's largest community colleges. NOVA enrolls more than 75,000 students at its six campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield and Woodbridge, and through the Extended Learning Institute. For more information about NOVA and its programs or services, call 703-323-3000 or visit the College's Web site, www.nvcc.edu.