STEM Story Time
The LSU College of Science and Office of Diversity and Inclusion invites children in kindergarten through third grade to explore the worlds of math and science through an exciting science story time adventure led by some of the university’s top scientists and mathematicians. Each story time is followed by a fun, hands-on activity that allows the young scientists to feed their curiosity and take an even deeper dive into a math and science discovery.
Geaux Science Explorations STEM Story Time is free and open to the public.
Date: Saturday, January 27, 2024
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Locations: Bluebonnet Library, Main Library (Goodwood), and Eden Park Library
Space is limited so registration is required. Register by January 24.
Address: 9200 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Reader: Dr. Catherine Deibel, Astrophysicist at LSU
Book: Sun! One in a Billion by Stacy McAnulty
Activities: Space/Physics themed
Main Library (Goodwood)
Address: 7711 Goodwood Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Reader: Dr. Prosanta Chakrabarty, Biologist/Ichthyologist at LSU
Book: Vivi Loves Science by Kimberly Derting and Shelli R. Johannes
Activities: Fish/Animal themed
Eden Park Library
Address: 5131 Greenwell Springs Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Reader: Dr. Treva Brown, Physical Scientist at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
Book: Libby Loves Science by Kimberly Derting and Shelli R. Johannes
Activities: Chemistry themed
- "The looks on the kids faces are priceless. My daughter's excitement and curiosity will keep us coming back."
- "I appreciate any and all opportunities for kids to connect with researchers and make science more accessible."
- "Thank you so much for hosting these events for our children of the future. I hope they grow up to be like you."