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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

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5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Love a good discussion? Join us for an oratory competition on the topic "How Change Happens" with participants from the MIT community!  

 
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Science on Saturday is a free, 60-minute presentation with fun demonstrations in which students can volunteer. 

 
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Love a good discussion? Join us for an oratory competition on the topic "How Change Happens" with participants from the MIT community!  

 
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7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Join us for a pre-Valentine’s Day warm-up event featuring stories, live music and a little theater.

 
 
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11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Spring into Science Saturdays with MIT students as they "show and tell" the amazing work they are creating on campus. Topics for additional sessions will be announced, so check back here to see the latest schedule and plan your visit.

 
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(All day)

Enjoy February school holiday week at the MIT Museum with hands-on learning activities and demonstrations each day.

 
10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Visitors will work in teams to design and build a contraption with the aim of trapping a toy mouse in a very elaborate way.

 
(All day)

Enjoy February school holiday week at the MIT Museum with hands-on learning activities and demonstrations each day.

 
9:30 am to 3:30 pm

Feb Fest Workshop

 
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Showcase

Explore the world of electronics during this drop-in activity, led by MIT students and researchers.

 
12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Idea Hub

Create a unique moving art piece engineered to move with gears, cams, linkages, and pulleys.

 
 
(All day)

Enjoy February school holiday week at the MIT Museum with hands-on learning activities and demonstrations each day.

 
 
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Showcase 

Learn how to harness the power of biology and microfluidics during this drop-in activity, led by MIT students and researchers.

 
12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Idea Hub

Create a unique moving art piece engineered to move with gears, cams, linkages, and pulleys.

 
(All day)

Enjoy February school holiday week at the MIT Museum with hands-on learning activities and demonstrations each day.

 
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Showcase 

Think beyond cardboard and wood during this drop-in activity, led by MIT students and researchers.

 
12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Idea Hub

Learn how to design in three dimensions using Tinkercad and explore how 3D printers can turn digital models into reality.

 
(All day)

Enjoy February school holiday week at the MIT Museum with hands-on learning activities and demonstrations each day.

 
9:30 am to 3:30 pm

Feb Fest Workshop

 
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Showcase 

Build it bigger, better, and faster in this motion driven drop-in activity, led by MIT students and researchers.

 
12:30 pm to 2:00 pm

Idea Hub

Learn how to design in three dimensions using Tinkercad and explore how 3D printers can turn digital models into reality.

 
2:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Guided Tour

Join Museum Director John Durant for a guided tour of Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson.

 
(All day)

Enjoy February school holiday week at the MIT Museum with hands-on learning activities and demonstrations each day.

 
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Join us for this culminating event with makers and builders from the greater Boston area.

Learn about additional Feb Fest workshops, showcases, tours and events online.

 
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6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Join us for one or all three salon-style Soap Box Series events held 6-7:30 pm at the MIT Museum. Meet new people and learn about current research in the field.

 
 
 
 
 

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February 28
Soap Box: Quantum Computers and Philosophy of Science

March 4
Girls Day

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