STEM in the Park



for the 10th Annual STEM in the Park

Saturday, September 28, 2019

9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

in the Perry Field House @ BGSU

See what all the excitement is about!


Go Green with STEM in the Park!


Introducing the ECO-ZONE with all new Earth-Centric Activities
Because there is no Planet B!



STEM in the Park will feature interactive displays and activities created by area universities, community partners, and local businesses to engage children of all ages in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.




All Wheels Zone


H2O Zone

H2O zone

Science of Sports Zone

Science of Sports Logo

Robotics Zone




Food Science Zone

Food Science Zone Logo


Science & Technology of
Digital Media Zone

Science of Technology Digital Media Logo


As part of our  Food Science Zone, we are teaming up with First United Methodist Church Food Pantry of Bowling Green Ohio in an effort to help squash hunger. Please bring a food item or a basic household/personal care necessity with you to donate. All donations will stay in the BG Community. There will be a mobile pantry on site to accept your donations.

 Click here to download a (pdf) that list all the things needed.

Thank you! Your generous support allows First United Methodist Church Food Pantry of Bowling Green Ohio to continue serving our community in a thoughtful manner!

Back by Popular Demand in 2019!

The STEM Stage

The indoor STEM Stage features Super-Sized Demos from The Toledo Zoo and Imagination Station with a new show starting every 30 minutes.

The Music Stage

The outdoor Musical Stage under the tent will feature several performances by popular vocal and drumming groups like the TSA Steel Drum Band and the BGSU a cappella group AcousChicks (among several others).

Roots 2 STEM
Pre K-2 Zone

Featuring activities that cater specifically to younger children

Computer Equipment Recycling

Please bring your unwanted computer hardware equipment (i.e. laptop, keyboard, printer, mouse, tower, Please NO Monitors) to recycle with ERG Environmental Services.

Click here to view the 2018 STEM in the Park Annual Report

To view photos from the 2018 STEM in the Park event click here!

There will be a Shuttle Bus running this year. Please click here to download a map of the Shuttle Bus Stops for STEM in the Park!

Parking is free at the Perry Field House. Click here for a campus map.

Free Lunch catered by Tony Packo's (while supplies last)

Click here to download a donation form (pdf)

Thanks to the following organizations for
participating in 2018

BGSU Academic Investment in Mathematics and Science (AIMS)
BGSU Architecture Department
BGSU Aviation Program
BGSU AYA Science Education Program
BGSU Biology Graduate Student Association
BGSU Chemistry Department
BGSU Child Development Laboratory
BGSU Construction Management Department
BGSU Department of Geology
BGSU Dining Services
BGSU Early Childhood Organization
BGSU Engineering Technologies-Mechatronics
BGSU Gymnastics
BGSU Health & Human Services
BGSU Herpetarium, Department Biological Sciences
BGSU JP Scott Neuroscience Center
BGSU Kids’ Tech University
BGSU Libraries
BGSU Physics & Astronomy
BGSU Recreation & Wellness and Exercise Science
BGSU School of the Earth Environment & Society (SEES)
BGSU Science & Math Education in ACTION
BGSU Sociology Department
BGSU Student Nutrition Association
BGSU Swim and Dive
BGSU Visual Communication & Technology Education
Bowling Green Christian Academy
Bowling Green City Schools
Bowling Green Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Bowling Green Curling Club/Black Swamp Curling Center
Bowling Green Energy Project
Bowling Green Fire Division
Bowling Green Flight Center
Bowling Green Science Education Council
Building Ohio’s Sustainable Energy Future (BOSEF) - BGSU & UT
COSTCO Wholesale
Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West
Columbia Gas of Ohio
Crazy Craig
E.S. Wagner Company
EAA Young Eagles
EHOVE Career Center
ERG Environmental Services
Family Earth Literacy Center/Bridges Community Academy
First United Methodist Church Food Pantry of Bowling Green
Girl Scouts of Western Ohio
Heidelberg University
Horizon Science Academy Toledo
iLEAD Spring Meadows
Imagination Station
Intrepid Helicopter
Invention League
Lial Catholic School
Loose Screws FTC 5237
Lourdes University
Maumee City Schools
Maumee Greens & Xcite Learning
Metroparks Toledo
Miss Rita Balloon Lady
NWO Montessori
ODNR Division of Wildlife
Ohio Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Ohio Deptartment of Natural Resources
Ohio Technology & Engineering Educators Assoc.
Owens Community College
Penta Career Center
Penta Career Center - Small Animal Care
Perrysburg Schools - Hull Prairie Intermediate
Positive People Partners
Professional Land Surveyors of Ohio, Inc.
RallyCap Sports
Recker RC Flying Club
Roy C. Start High School
SSOE, Inc.
Saint Rose Catholic School
Saint Ursual Academy STEM Club
Sauder Village
Sleek Academy, LLC
Springfield Local Schools
Sylvan Learning Center
Sylvania Historical Village
Sylvania STEM Center / Sylvan Robotics
TSA Steel Drums
Technology First
Thayer Family Dealership
Therapy Dogs International
Toledo Astronomical Association
Toledo GROWs
Toledo Hacks
Toledo Public Schools - Natural Sciences & Technology Center (NSTC)
Toledo Section of the American Chemical Society
Toledo Technology Academy
Toledo Zoo and Aquarium
University of Findlay
University of Toledo SCOPE Program
University of Toledo Student ACS
Wood County District Public Library
Wood County Hospital
Wood County Park District
Wood County Regional Airport
Wood County Solid Waste Management District
Wood Soil & Water Conservation District
Yankee Air Museum

To view photos from past STEM in the Park events click here!

Click here to download sample Take Home Activity Cards!