SWT Calendar for 2020

Thurs 19th March @ Baycourt | STEMFest at TECT Awards

18:00 – 21:00

Team STEMFest will be at the TECT Awards night as a finalist of TECT Community Excellence Awards 2020.

Fri 03 April @ Basestation | 2020 STEM Initiative - Official Launch Night

17:30 – 19:00

The official launch of STEMFest 2020 for sponsors, partners, stakeholders, and friends! All welcome.

Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Meet and greet visitors. To promote our cause and answer questions. Light supervision of STEM activities. Hospitality drinks and food.

 

May @ TBC | Conversations in STEM

Morning Student Matinee and Evening Public Event

Entertaining STEM. Bringing STEM conversations to young people and the general public. Locations throughout Tauranga.  Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Meet and greet visitors. To promote our cause and answer questions.

Wed 6th May | STEM Taster Roadshow at Papamoa College School

Morning.

Showcasing  fun and interactive activities and challenges by sparking “curiosity in the community”. Taking STEM directly to students at Papamoa College School. Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Meet and greet visitors. Light supervision of activities.

Thu 7th May | STEM Taster Roadshow at Tauriko Primary School

Morning.

Showcasing  fun and interactive activities and challenges by sparking “curiosity in the community”. Taking STEM directly to students at Tauriko Primary School. Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Meet and greet visitors. Light supervision of activities.

Sun 24th May @ Basestation | Whanau Adventures in STEM

(Time TBC)

An interactive journey of STEM exploration for whanau, adults and children as part of Techweek 2020. Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Meet and greet visitors. To promote our cause and answer questions. Light supervision of STEM activities. Hospitality drinks and food.

Wed 10th Jun to Sat 13th Jun @ Mystery Creek | SWT at Fieldays

TBC

In collaboration with our partners in a STEM education zone. Showcasing SWT and STEMFest 2020 programme of events. Informal drop in session. Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Meet and greet visitors. To promote our cause and answer questions. Light supervision of activities.

Wed 29th July @ ACG Tauranga | STEM Curiosity Day

09:00 – 15:00

In collaboration with our partners a full day of STEM based activities and challenges for 300 primary school aged children and their adult helpers. Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Meet and greet visitors. Supervision, facilitation, and guiding activities for participants.

Sept @ CBD | Conversations in STEM (Maori Language Week)

Morning Student Matinee and Evening Public Event

Entertaining STEM. Bringing STEM conversations to young people and the general public. Locations throughout Tauranga. Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Walk with the float. To promote our cause and answer questions. Handing out information to public.

Sun 4th October (Provisional Date) @ Durham Street | STEMFest 2020 The Main Festival

08:30 to 16:30

The official main STEMFest 2020 day. Anticipated numbers of visitors 7,500 visitors. All welcome. Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Meet and greet visitors. To promote our cause and answer questions. Light supervision of STEM activities.

Nov @ CBD | Conversations in STEM

Morning Student Matinee and Evening Public Event

Entertaining STEM. Bringing STEM conversations to young people and the general public. Locations throughout Tauranga. Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Walk with the float. To promote our cause and answer questions. Handing out information to public.

Mon 7th to Sat 13th December @ Basestation | SWT and VC Hour of Code

Dates and Times to be Confirmed

In collaboration with our partners as part of Hour of Code initiative. Informal drop in session. Help required: Pack in and Pack out. Meet and greet visitors. To promote our cause and answer questions. Light supervision of tech based activities.