Sunday, February 9th, 2014
1:00 – 4:00 PM
Brickmania South Florida is a LEGO® themed family event, featuring STEM (Science,Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) activities and a Design Contest.
Objective: Brickmania hopes to inspire and cultivate young minds in the way of new technical and scientific inventions and innovations for future generations.
Admission: $10.00 per family (up to 5 people)
Activities: Student Activity Tables & Robotic Demonstrations will be open for children of all ages. Students will participate in exciting STEM (Science,Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) educational activities that promote spatial concepts, introduce cause-and-effect, improve dexterity, and reinforce problem solving. Programs of this nature provide an amazing learning opportunity for children, as they spark their interest in science and math, possibly leading to careers in science down the road.
Design Contest: Students (Pre-K through Grade 8) are given an opportunity to build an individual original creation from LEGO® bricks at home and bring in for judging. See Rules and FAQs sections for details.
Schedule of Events
- 1:00 – 4:00pm Enjoy Food, Music, Fun, Friends, and Learning!
- 1:00 – 1:30pm Check-in/Registration for Design Contest Participants
- 1:30 – 2:00pm Check-in/Doors Open to All
- 2:00 – 4:00pm Activity Tables & Demonstrations Open
- 2:00 – 3:00pm Viewing Room Open for Design Contest Pieces
- 3:00 – 4:00pm Viewing Room Closed for Judging
- 4:00pm Winners Announced
Brickmania South Florida 2013 was a great success! With over 500 guests on campus, and media coverage by multiple magazine, newspaper, and TV news stations, the South Florida community came together for an amazing afternoon of building and connection of both legos and friends. Join us on February 9th and see what the buzz is all about!