Weekly Activities

STEMFest 2020 will include weekly activities throughout October 2020. View all STEM Fest activities

STEM Fest Cafés

Free, online, every Wednesday.

  • Join our popular virtual STEM Cafés for lively and educational online discussions with STEM experts.

Maker Mondays

Free, online, posted every Monday.

  • Maker Monday videos and materials are uploaded Mondays at 9 a.m. on the NIU STEAM Online Community Room.
  • STEM fun for all ages using items you can find around the house!

STEM Saturdays

Free online or $39 in person (cost includes materials)

  • Enjoy our favorite STEM Fest activities at NIU Naperville, NIU Hoffman Estates and NIU Rockford.
  • Join us in person (following established health and safety protocols) or online.

Check out the activity sheets and videos on Mondays and Saturdays on the NIU STEAM Community Room.

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Register now for our Oct. 31 STEM Fest Celebration!