PIONEERING YOUR FUTURE (girls only, 6-8) – Learn about the exciting career opportunities that are available for women interested in STEM. The hands-on, interactive career sessions will give you some ideas for exploring careers that involve problem solving and experimentation, putting things together and taking them apart, and using what you learn in your studies of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Plus, it is lots of fun! This activity will be on Thursday, March 12th. The cost is $20 (includes, breakfast, lunch, program materials and project supplies). Registration deadline is Feb. 26th. Sign up with your science, math, or TaG teacher.
club hOpe’s Dance Marathon for Maquoketa High School will be Feb 21st from 5:30pm to 12am. This fun-filled event is open to all of the students of the Maquoketa Schools and the community of Maquoketa. Cost to enter is $5 per person with preschool and under are free. This year we will be honoring 10 Honored Kids who have had to use the Iowa City Children’s Hospital for an extended period of time. We have a very special guest coming to Dance Marathon this year – Iowa Native Grant Ganzer from NBC’s Hit Show “The Voice” he will be playing at 9pm on the Big Stage. All Proceeds from this event will be donated to the Iowa City Children’s Hospital. Please consider spending your Saturday night with us making a difference!