Rockville Science Day

Science Day 2016

Scenes from Science Day 2016

Rockville Science Day 2017
April 23, 2017, noon to 5pm
Montgomery College, Rockville campus
51 Mannakee St, Rockville MD 20850

Held annually on the Montgomery College campus, Rockville Science Day features a variety of science and technology-related exhibits, activities, games and demos. Activities and exhibits over our 27 years have included rocket-building (and firing), telescope viewing, a travelling planetarium, all kinds of robots, backyard wildlife, ship models, microscopes, snakes, oyster farming, botball, stream science, a pigeon release, Civil War medical practice, coding challenges, math puzzles, chemistry in action (flames, explosions & other reactions), electric vehicle demos, quadcopters, archeaology mini-digs, 3D printing, and brain games. We usually have around 100 exhibitors, with a mix of returning favorites and new innovators, and around 3,000 attendees of all ages.

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Mark your calendar for the 28th annual Rockville Science Day on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the same time and place as always – noon to 5pm at Montgomery College, Rockville campus. Expect a great lineup of hands-on exhibits and demos from robots to rocket-making, telescope viewing to chemistry demos, reptiles to homing pigeons and more!

Want to register an exhibit? We’d be happy to take your application:

Contact information

Name (organization or individual)

Name of contact person


Mail address

Primary phone

Mobile phone, if different

Your Twitter account, if you have one (we are @RockvilleSci)

Your Facebook page, if you have one (we are here)

Exhibit Information

Title of exhibit (50 characters max):

Type of exhibit:
 Demonstration Hands-On Performance

Description (Please write a description as you would like it to appear in the program; ie, as you would like a Science Day visitor to see. You can change this later if needed.)

Names to appear on the program (individual names of people staffing your exhibit):

Target age groups:
 5-10 yrs 11-19 yrs Over 20 yrs

Space needed and number of tables:

Exhibit preference:
 Indoor Outdoor Either

Your passport question (We're creating this year's program as a passport, with questions from each exhibitor that can be answered by visiting your exhibit. Think of an interesting question that might entice a Science Day visitor to visit your exhibit to find out more.)

Special needs:
 Running water Drainage Electricity Other - please specify

Anything else you want us to know?

Here are some photos from Science Day 2016. We look forward to seeing you in 2017!