Middle school girls invited to discover STEM careers at Bucks

STEMGirls Discovery Day is a free event for girls in grades 6-8 on Oct. 19 in Newtown

Bucks County Community College’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Department invites girls in grades 6-8 to STEMGirls Discovery Day on Saturday, Oct. 19 at the Newtown Campus.

The free event includes hands-on activities to provide girls an opportunity to explore topics like chemistry, biology, engineering, math and computer science. It’s sponsored by the college’s STEM Department with support from the Bucks Women in STEM Club and AAUW local chapters: Makefield, Levittown and Doylestown.

STEMGirls Discovery Day takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the campus at 275 Swamp Road, Newtown. To register, visit bucks.edu/stemgirls. To learn more, email stem@bucks.edu or call 215-968-8305.