Upcoming Outreach 

Mid-Island Maker Day @ Deep Bay Marine Field Station

370 Crome Point Rd, Bowser, BC V0R 1G0

Join us for an exciting day of exploring ocean science, technology and coding at our 1st ever Mid-Island Maker Day at the Deep Bay Marine Field Station.  Using robotics and coding, youth will work in teams to design solutions to problems facing our ocean.  

Date: Saturday March 3, 2018
Time: 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Grade:  For students in grade 4-8.  
Cost:  Free - but registration is required.  Create an account at Science Venture and choose event from the Register Page:  https://svreg.engr.uvic.ca/login/



9:45:-10:00: Sign In
10:00-11:00:  Welcome & Tour of Deep Bay Marine Station *
11:00-12:00: Technology workshop - Sphero Robotics/Ozobots or Micro:Bits
12:00-12:30: Lunch
12:30-1:00: Maker Day design challenge announced
1:00-2:30: Design challenge time
2:30-3:15: Open house & gallery walk display of projects*
3:15-3:30: Closing

*Parents are invited to attend the tour of Deep Bay Marine Station and open house*

This event is made possible by the generous support of Vancouver Island University & CanCode funding from Actua