Upcoming Events

  • Aug

    Austin, TX – Back to School STEM Saturday

    Kick off the school year at Girlstart's Back to School STEM Saturday! Get excited about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) with hands-on activities for the whole family at the Girlstart STEM Center (Austin, TX) anytime between 9:30am and Noon. This event is FREE (RSVP suggested), and all our labs will be open with live demos and hands-on STEM including:

    • Satellite Launchers
    • Ooey Gooey Slime
    • Balloon Boats
    • Stomp Rockets
    • Gravity Planes
    • Virtual & Augmented Reality Experiences
    • Mini-Planetarium Star Shows
    • And More!
    Additionally, all attendees will receive a free solar viewer to watch the solar eclipse on August 21st! Reminder: Chaperones are required. Adults must stay with their children throughout the event. RSVP Today!

    Girlstart STEM Center

  • Sep

    Austin, TX – Starry Nights @ Girlstart

    Thursday, September 7, 2017 Featuring Ancient Greek Mythology Star Shows Hands-on activities include:
    • Harness the power of mechanical energy to build and race your own chariot
    • Investigate how Ancient Greeks used natural materials to create clothing dyes
    • Explore animal adaptations and create your own mythological creature
    • Channel Zeus’s lightning and design a lightning-proof house
    Additional activities and resources from our friends at the Austin Astronomical Society RSVP Today

    Girlstart STEM Center

  • Oct

    Austin, TX – Starry Nights @ Girlstart

    Thursday, October 5, 2017 Featuring Solar System and galaxy star shows

    Free, family-friendly Starry Nights will resume at Girlstart in the fall. Please check back in August to RSVP for our September Starry Night.

    Girlstart’s STEM Studio and Mini-Planetarium is a unique space for families to explore astronomy! Starry Nights are held the 1st Thursday of every month (except January, June, July and August), with each month featuring a new astronomy experience and related hands-on activities. All ages are welcome to stop by any time between 5:30pm and 7:00pm. RSVP is recommended; however, it is not required, to join us. Please check back in September to RSVP for our October Starry Night!

    Girlstart STEM Center

  • Oct

    Houston, TX – Energy Day Houston

    Girlstart will be at Energy Day Houston on October 21st! Energy Day is Houston’s largest annual FREE family festival showcasing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Energy Day has nearly 70 interactive demonstrations and exhibits that teach students and their families about the various forms of energy through STEM fields, along with efficiency, conservation, and other related STEM industries. Click here for more information about Energy Day Houston.

    Sam Houston Park

  • Oct

    Austin, TX – Spooktacular

    Discover the science behind Halloween mysteries as families explore the Bullock Museum during Spooktacular, a free Halloween celebration. Enjoy an evening of treats, games, and hands-on STEM activities for the whole family. Free and No Registration Required

    The Bullock Museum

Past Events

January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016