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ThinkTank Birmingham Engineering Open House Day FREE
Engineering Open House Day is an annual event hosted by the Institution of Engineering and Technology which sees companies from across the UK open their doors to give children and their parents a fascinating insight as to what it’s like to be an engineer.
The one-day day event aims to excite and inspire young people to consider engineering as a valuable and rewarding career choice, through seeing first-hand the job opportunities available in the industry.
Thinktank are celebrating the Year of engineering with the Operation Build Program of hands-on activities specially designed for different ages to take part in to help understand the world of engineering.
Events happening on Engineering Open House day at Thinktank are:
Arts Activities (11am - 12noon) Get creative with one of our Engineering themed crafts that will help you get creative and help the Earth at the same time.
The Engineering show (13:00 -13:30) What is Engineering and why is it so important? Join us in this fun filled show that explores the world of engineering.
Robo Maze under 8's workshop (14:00 -14:30 & 14:30 - 15:00) In this fun workshop we are going to learn about how we give instructions using code and see what mazes we can complete.
Air Powered workshop (3pm - 4pm) Join us in the science garden to experiment with air. Learn how hot air can move a boat, how squashed air can launch a rocket and how a simple balloon can power a high wire alternative to roads.