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Join us as we present the 2016 Lehigh Valley FAST – or Festival of Art, Science, and Technology – with Make Lehigh Valley on Sunday, Sept. 11, at the PPL Center in Allentown, Pa. Lehigh Valley FAST is a free carnival-style celebration during which dozens of exhibitors offer non-stop family-friendly experiments, interactive activities, and games. The festival’s purpose is to engage people from all socioeconomic backgrounds in inspiring and entertaining experiences with art, science, and technology and raise awareness of careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Additional information is available at LehighValleyFAST.org.
The #BestDayOutWithKids took on a special meaning recently for fifth grader Lucia Cinquino, who got to serve as our CEO for a Day. This enjoyable experience was part of our annual gala's silent auction in May.
Meet The Cat in the Hat and explore hands-on science through the magical and imaginative works of Dr. Seuss as the Da Vinci Science Center hosts Seuss On the Loose Weekend Aug. 6-7. This event is best suited for kids ages 3-8. The Cat in the Hat appears courtesy of PBS39 Lehigh Valley. Get details and purchase tickets today at davincisciencecenter.org/seuss. #DrSeuss#BestDayOutWithKids#BestDayOutWithCatintheHat
Things that you and the kids can do include the following:
• Take pictures with The Cat in the Hat
• Enjoy Seussical Storytimes and activities
• See how many random items you can balance in The Cat in the Hat Balance Bonanza
• Experiment with Oobleck from Bartholomew and the Oobleck
• Get your face painted with famous Dr. Seuss characters