This event finished on 28 November 2020
- Venue: online/virtual
- Categories: Animals, Books & Education, Classes & Programs, Online Classes & Virtual Events, STEM, Workshops
- Times vary; check event website for details.
- Ticket Info: Free for members, $16 non-members
- Listing: Canadian Association for Girls in Science (CAGIS)
CAGIS Virtual is a new program for girls and nonbinary youth that brings STEM into your home with weekly, hands-on, live sessions led by real experts and a certified teacher.
CAGIS Virtual events explore a new topic each week with fun virtual and hands-on activities led like extracting DNA from a strawberry, creating a mobile app, making glow-in-the-dark slime, and more.
Each session includes an introduction to the topic, a hands-on or virtual activity, and time for questions at the end.
Sessions occur on Saturdays at 11 am ET (ages 7–12) and 1 pm ET (ages 11–16)
Saturday October 24 – Mobile App Development
Saturday October 31 – Halloween, Chemistry, and Glow in the Dark Slime!
Saturday November 7 – Animal Behaviour with Anne Dagg, the World’s First Giraffologist
Saturday November 14 – Q&A with Anne Dagg, the World’s First Giraffologist
Saturday November 21 – Minerals and Mining
Sunday November 28 – Soap, Shampoo, and Cosmetic Chemistry