This is the weekend! If you want to see some incredible local youth innovation make sure you add the West Kootenay & Boundary Regional Science Fair to your weekend’s activities. Hosted by GLOWS and Selkirk College, the event takes place tomorrow, April 14th 11:00AM to 4:00PM at the Selkirk College Castlegar Campus Gymnasium.
This ever-growing event offers students from around the region a fun opportunity to showcase their science experiments, studies, research or innovation projects; judged by our committed volunteers from a variety of science professions.
More than 100 youth are selected at the school level to enter in the annual West Kootenay & Boundary Regional Science Fair.
Admittance is free and everyone is welcome! We’ll look forward to seeing you there!
Meantime, here’s a little fun inspiration – 10 unique 1st place ideas just for kicks or to help offer ideas as you make plans for next year!
Schedule of Events
9 – 11 am –– Science Fair Projects – Judging (student projects are closed to the public/parents at this time)
9:30 – 4 pm –– Popsicle Stick Bridge Building Contest – Testing will be ongoing throughout the day
11 – 4 pm –– Community Science Celebration – Science World, Selkirk College and other community organizations will have exciting science-based activities, demo’s and displays set up around the gym.
11 am –– Science World Main Stage Show
11:30 am – 1 pm –– Science Fair Projects: Open To The Public
12:00 pm –– Science World Main Stage Show
1 pm –– Science Fair Awards Ceremony – Main Stage
2pm –– Science World Main Stage Show
3 pm –– Science World Main Stage Show
This year, the West Kootenay & Boundary Regional Science Fair is excited to welcome Science World’s Community Science Celebration.
Science World is a charitable organization that engages British Columbians in science and inspires future science and technology leadership throughout our province. Attend the Regional Science Fair and discover the science all around you with Science World’s Community Science Celebration! Fun and entertaining science experiments, displays and demos and science experts on scene will make this a fun event for the entire family.