April 2017

NEGM: Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition

Organized by the Burnaby/New Westminster Branch of APEGBC

Status: For more information about this event, please contact [email protected] with subject line "Popsicle Bridge Contest". Thank you!
Date: Saturday, April 8, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM to approximately 2:00 PM (depending on the number of participants).
Location: Bonsor Recreation Centre, 6550 Bonsor Ave., Burnaby, BC
Cost: Free
Note: More information including rules, how to register, and a downloadable poster will be available soon.
Please join the Burnaby/New West Branch for their annual Bridge Building Competion. This event is part of National Engineering and Geoscience Month (NEGM); an annual celebration of engineering and geoscience across Canada. The goal of this celebration is to promote the awareness of the engineering and geoscience professions, showcase career choices, and the many ways in which engineering and geoscience relate to our everyday life.

We also need volunteers!
Join us for our annual competition designed to challenge kids and teens to think creatively to solve a real world problem with prizes awarded to winners.

Please read full description below for more details.

Volunteers Needed!

If you are a member of the association (student member, member-in-training, or professional member), the Burnaby/New Westminster Branch of APEGBC needs your help! We are looking for volunteers to give us a hand at the event. Join other volunteer members of our branch for one of our most exciting events of the year and help us to share engineering and geoscience with the community! We need 10 volunteers in total for the following duties:
  • MC: 2 people
  • Registration Table: 4 people
  • Contest results recording: 2 people
  • General support (including event setup, etc.): 2 people
Volunteers will be scheduled to work between 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM on Saturday, April 8. There will be a 30 minute lunch break, as well as for those joining us for the full day.

Interested in helping out?

If you can give us a hand to make this event a great success, please email the Event Coordinator and Branch Chair, Niankun Rao, EIT at: [email protected].

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