WHEN: Tuesday, April 11, 2017
6:30pm to 9:30pm
WHERE: Yorkton Regional High School, 150 Gladstone Ave N., Yorkton
This event is free to the public.
Power of Ideas Exhibition — An inspiring exhibition from Perimeter Institute with hands-on, mind-expanding activities that span a whole gymnasium. Hundreds of youth and their families will explore the cosmic speed limit, the mysteries of dark matter, black holes – and even more importantly, the power of ideas, big and small.
Innovation Presentation - An inspirational talk that draws on stories from Canada's past and present to explore the tools and traits you need to turn ideas into reality.
Actua Maker Mobile — A moving maker space packed with exciting, cutting-edge technology that encourages youth to experiment and build with hands-on learning. Youth have a unique opportunity to learn how to create and prototype using design software, and watch their inventions come to life with 3D printers and laser cutters.
Go! Science Outreach – Brought to you by the Saskatchewan Science Centre
The Saskatchewan Science Centre's Go! Science Outreach team will travel with the Power of Ideas Tour providing complementary programming.
The Power of Ideas Tour will travel to approximately 60 communities across Canada throughout 2017, stopping in every province and territory, including the Far North. You will be able to follow the Tour's progress online at innovation150.ca Innovation150 is a Canada 150 Signature Initiative, funded in part by the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage.