Become a STEM Girl Today!
Discover authentic and relevant STEM experiences in our free program for girls ages 8-14. Interact with community mentors actively working in STEM-related fields and earn patches for completing a variety of fun and unique activities.
If you would like to be put on the waitlist for a program, please contact us at (513) 287-7000. Sign up for the STEM Girls newsletter to be notified if additional programs are added.
STEM Girls University
STEM Girls University is a program designed to introduce STEM Girls participants to STEM concepts through in-depth discussion and hands-on activities featuring women in science. University courses will be taking place at the Main Branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County in or near the MakerSpace. See below for the 2017-2018 programs.
8/05 STEM Girls University: Science of Cooking
Join the Greater Cincinnati Association of Women in Science to explore how chemistry and biology is used to make the sweet treats we love to eat.
Ages 8-14. Saturday, August 5 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Main Branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. Adult chaperones must remain in the Library at all times during the program.
9/02 STEM Girls University: Marine Biology
Learn about the world of Marine Biology by diving deep into careers in the field and meeting some aquatic specimens.
Ages 8-14. Saturday, September 2 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Main Branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. Adult chaperones must remain in the Library at all times during the program.
10/21 STEM Girls University: Forensics
Solve a crime like the professionals while learning how forensic science is used in things from law enforcement to anthropology and archaeology.
Ages 8-14. Saturday, October 21 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Main Branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. Adult chaperones must remain in the Library at all times during the program.
STEM Girls Day Out
STEM Girls Day Out is a program that brings STEM Girls participants directly to the labs, facilities, and offices of women who are actively working in STEM fields. We will have an inside look at how STEM jobs are being done all around the Tri-State region! Prepare to spend an afternoon exploring active STEM work sites, participating in hands-on STEM activities, discussing STEM careers, and making new friends along the way.
7/24, 25, 28 STEM Girls Day Out: Kroger Technology Summer Series
Design solutions to complex problems with the Kroger Technology team. Learn about the innovations that are making food systems better and get a glimpse into the inner workings of Kroger Technology’s tech campus.
Ages 8-14. 9997 Carver Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242, transportation not provided. Adult chaperones must remain with their children during the program. Lunch is provided.
Session 1: Monday, July 24 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Session 2: Tuesday, July 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Session 3: Friday, July 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
This program is not a series. It is the same program on three different dates.
8/12 STEM Girls Day Out: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Meet real-life superheroes: the women saving lives every day! Discover how women in the health sciences help people every day, get an exclusive tour of the facility, and participate in a day of health research and activity.
Ages 8-14. Saturday, August 12th, from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 3333 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45229. Transportation is not provided. Adult chaperones must stay with their children during the program.
8/19 STEM Girls Day Out: Cincinnati Astronomical Society
Visit the Cincinnati Astronomical Society to prepare for the celestial event of a lifetime: the 2017 total solar eclipse.
Ages 8-14. Saturday, August 19 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 5274 Zion Rd., Cleves, OH 45002. Adult chaperones must stay with their child during the program.
9/08 STEM Girls Day Out: Gorman Heritage Farm
Learn about the science behind agriculture as you experience, and participate in, life on a working farm.
Ages 8-14. Friday, September 8th from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at 10052 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241. Transportation is not provided. Adult chaperones must stay with their child during the program.
10/28 STEM Girls Day Out: University of Cincinnati Blue Ash Vet Tech
Join the UC Blue Ash College Veterinary Technology staff and students for a day of hands-on learning about how Vet Techs care for different kinds of animals. Practice your skills during laboratory simulations.
Transportation is provided via bus from Cincinnati Museum Center to the UC Blue Ash Campus; see bus departure times by our class options (standard parking rates in the Museum Center lot apply). If you plan to use your own transportation please let us know in advance and meet us at 9555 Plainfield Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236.
Ages 8-10, Saturday, October 28 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., bus departing Cincinnati Museum Center at 9:15 a.m.
Ages 11-14, Saturday, October 28 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., bus departing from Cincinnati Museum Center at 12:15 p.m.
STEM Girls Newsletter
The STEM Girls Newsletter is a monthly publication that includes articles and activities related to the latest STEM concepts. All STEM Girls participants should sign up for the monthly newsletter to receive updates about our University and Day Out opportunities! You can register at the top right of this page.