Be inspired by women in STEM! CBS Colorado, in partnership with Girls Inc. of Metro Denver and the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, is excited to present the 10th Annual Girls & Science. This year's program will run throughout the month of March and will offer an in-person kick-off event, video presentations and activity kits for girls. Female mentors will share their personal experiences and encourage girls and their families to learn more about careers in STEM. Girls & Science sponsors include Presenting Sponsor PING Identity, Xcel Energy, and Chevron.
Girls & Science Takeover of 2nd Saturday at CSU Spur
Saturday, March 9th 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. CSU Spur, 4777 National Western Dr, Denver, CO 80216
2nd Saturdays at CSU Spur are free and open to the public for lots of family-friendly programming, including cooking activities in the CSU Spur kitchen, opportunities to watch veterinarians perform surgery on dogs and cats, see horses assisting with human therapies, engage with scientists at work, and play in a kid's kitchen and kid's vet clinic - allowing kids to become a veterinarian for the day and fix up stuffed animals. csuspur.org/2nd-saturdays-at-csu-spur/
Meet The Mentors
Girls thINC Outside the Box Activity Kits
Families have the opportunity to go online to register for "Girls thINC Outside the Box" activity kits through Girls Inc. of Metro Denver. Girls who register for the GIRLS thINC Outside the Box activity kits have access to instructional videos and trained Girls Inc. educators to support their experience at home. Boxes are designed specifically for girls 6-10 years old. To learn more and register for your kit go to www.girlsincdenver.org/programs/outsidethebox/
Girls & Science Activity Kits are sponsored by Amazon, Ibotta, and CSU Spur.
CBS Colorado will stream a Girls & Science Community Conversation on Thursday, March 14th at 7:00 p.m. on CBS News Colorado. The conversation will feature female mentors who will share their experiences in STEM fields with Girls Inc. of Metro Denver's youth participants.
Meet the Mentor Special
CBS Colorado will stream a Meet the Mentor special on Thursday, March 21st at 7:00 p.m. on CBS News Colorado. The special will highlight Girls & Science female mentors and their careers in STEM. More details to come.