Are you ready for some fun science activities? If so, the Fort Hays State University SMEI (Science Mathematics Education Institute) Maker Van will be at the Great Bend Rec Activity Center for a full day of interesting science activities. Some of the activities include time in the updated planetarium, Squigglebots (simple vibration powered drawing robots), Eggbot (drawing pattern on eggs/ping pong balls), Littlebits circuity kits (build robots / vehicles with circuitry kits), Evobot Robots, Programable Robots along with other organized activities.
For lunch, students will enjoy pizza, fruit and a beverage. Snacks and beverages will also be provided in the morning and afternoon.
This camp is for children ages 6 – 12 years of age and will be held on Friday, October 18th, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Great Bend Rec Activity Center (2715 18th Street). The entry fee is $15 per student. Entry deadline is Monday, October 14th.
A complete list of programs and class details can be found at the GBRC website at www.greatbendrec.com. Online enrollment is now available on the website. Please contact the Recreation Commission office at 793-3755, ext 110, or stop by the office located at 1214 Stone Street for more information or with any questions you may have.