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Discover Engineering Family Day

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Discover how professional engineers turn ideas into reality at Discover Engineering Family Day — a popular (and free!) annual event hosted at the National Building Museum!

On February 16, 2019, the museum will be filled with interactive problem-solving and mind-challenging activities as well as special demonstrations, including:

• Construct a building that can withstand high winds
• Design a motorized bot to walk across a table
• Launch a ping-pong ball into the air
• Mix slime and learn about different chemical reactions
• Meet an astronaut
• Spin paper helicopters and test the best design
• Create a zoetrope movie
• Cipher secret messages with coding

What: Discover Engineering Family Day
When: February 16, 2019; find the time(s) here
Where: National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW, Washington, DC 20001
Event Details: Find them here

Like this? Check out more fun like it in our Everyday Calendar and Free & Low-Cost Calendar.

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Disclaimer/Terms: This opportunity is subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.


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