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Powered & Pumped Engineering Design Challenge

January 7 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Powered and Pumped  

Powered and Pumped is an Engineering Design Challenge (EDC) from NASA Glenn Research Center for middle school aged youth!  Girls and Boys will compete against each other to design, build, and present a solar powered water transportation system.  Boys and girls will work in groups of up to four while being mentored by Camp Fire staff and local STEM professionals for 10 weeks to complete their EDC and create a presentation to submit to NASA Glenn Research Center.  Professionals from NASA Glenn Research Center will provide support and assistance via video conference.   This program is open to all middle school age youth!  Transportation will be provided from Glenwood Middle School.  Donnell Middle School students may walk to the Camp Fire office after school.  If there are other transportation concerns, please feel free to contact the office at 419-422-5415.   

Cost of the program is $40.00.  Financial assistance available. 

This EDC will provide participants with valuable critical thinking and problem-solving skills while promoting a growth mindset that is critical for creating successful life-long learners.  Participants will be mentored by trained caring adults in a safe environment while they develop and strengthen their 21st century workforce skills.

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GIRLS – The girl’s meetings will be held on Mondays from 3:00 – 4:30 pm

BOYS- The boy’s meetings will be Thursday’s from 3:00 – 4:30 pm

Girls on the dates listed below.                                          Boys on the dates listed below

January 7                                                                             January 10

January 14                                                                           January 17

January 21                                                                           January 24

January 28                                                                           January 31

February 4                                                                           February 7

February 11                                                                         February 14

*February 19*                                                                     February 21

February 25                                                                       February 28


January 7
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Camp Fire Office
305 W. Hardin St
Findlay, OH 45840 United States
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