Cambridge Science Festival - Science in the City

Location

City Hall, 795 Mass Ave

Get directions

Contact

Jennifer Lawrence
jlawrence@cambridgema.gov
617-349-4671

Description

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IT’S A SCIENCE TAKEOVER AT CAMBRIDGE CITY HALL!

Cambridge City Hall, 795 Mass Ave., Cambridge

Explore all four floors and outdoor areas for hands-on science activities presented by the people who make Cambridge ticking.
Dig deeper into the science that keeps….
• 911 dispatchers hopping
• clean water running
• traffic lights blinking
• compost piling
• recycling sorting
• urban rain gardens growing
• solar power shining
• public safety patrolling
• ….and so much more!

Lecture & Workshop Schedule

2PM to 6PM: Front Lawn

Bike Mechanics Basics Workshops!

  • Learn the science behind bicycle mechanics!
  • Participants in the bike workshops get a free helmet (first come, first served)

Visit CambridgeScienceFestival.org for full details!
Cost: Free. Everyone Welcome!

WHO CAN YOU MEET AT CITY HALL?

  • Cambridge STEAM Initiative
  • Agenda for Children Literacy Initiative
  • Cambridge GIS
  • Water Department
  • Department of Public Works Recycling Division
  • Department of Public Works Stormwater Management
  • Conservation Commission & Public Health Department
  • CDD Environmental and Transportation Planning Division
  • CDD Housing Division
  • CDD Community Planning Division
  • Cambridge Public Library
  • Cambridge Open Data
  • Public Safety (Police, K-9 Unit, 911, ProEMS, Animal Control, Emergency Communications, Fire)
  • Cambridge Energy Alliance
  • Glocal Challenge tackles the water crisis
  • Mystic River Watershed Association
  • Great American Rain Barrel Company
  • Cambridge in Motion
  • Bluebikes Youth  Rock 'N Ride
  • And of course….BIG TRUCKS!

WHAT ELSE CAN YOU DO AT CITY HALL?

Join the 2nd Annual Bluebikes Youth Rock 'N Ride! There will be bands from Cambridge Rindge and Latin School, a Bluebikes group bike ride, bike education workshops, and lots of giveaways!

More information to come soon at 

For more information

For more information, contact Jennifer Lawrence at jlawrence@cambridgema.gov

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Page was last modified on 1/29/2020 4:46 PM
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