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Mississippi Science Festival

October 4th, 2016

On October 1st, the Mississippi Children’s Museum held the first annual Mississippi Science Festival. Over 20 vendors participated in the event by teaching children and families about science and technology based industries, including robotics, beekeeping, polymer science, app design, and more.

Thank you so much to all of the vendors for bringing fantastic hands-on activities!

  • American Red Cross
  • BFAC
  • BLM
  • Central Mississippi Beekeepers
  • Control Systems
  • Dr. Sarah Webb
  • Eaton Aerospace
  • First Inspires
  • Lynn Meadows Discovery Center
  • Jackson State University Chemistry Club
  • Madison Central High School’s Academy of Engineering Excellence
  • McNeely Plastics
  • MDOT Litter Prevention
  • MDOT Safety
  • Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality
  • Mississippi State University Poultry Research and Diagnostic Lab (PRDL)
  • Mississippi State University School of Architecture
  • Rainbow Signs, Inc.
  • Raytheon
  • RuniT Apps
  • SHPE – Army Corp of Engineers
  • Sheena Allen Apps
  • UMMC & UMMC AirCare
  • Waggoner Engineering