This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
The schedule is now finalized! Clicking "attend" does not guarantee a spot in events with limited attendance. Sign-up sheets are only available at Operations during the event, not online. Note that you can view the schedule in different formats by clicking on the word "schedule" directly underneath this message. We can’t wait to see you at Penguicon 2017!
View analytic
Saturday, April 29 • 14:00 - 14:50
Science as Leisure - Citizen Science, Science Pubs and Science in Other Leisure Venues

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Feedback form is now closed.
People who are working in citizen science, science pubs, or programming at leisure science venues like aquariums, museums, parks or zoo talk about how they got started and how you can help.

avatar for Mary Fitzpatrick

Mary Fitzpatrick

Graduate Student, Miami University
Grad student in Project Dragonfly thought Miami University and the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens. My focus is improving science literacy and engagement for adults through programming at leisure learning venues. I've been a volunteer at CZBG since I was a teen, and now work... Read More →
avatar for David Erik Nelson

David Erik Nelson

Award-winning science-fiction author and essayist. Author of the DIY books SNIP, BURN, SOLDER, SHRED: SERIOUSLY GEEKY STUFF TO MAKE WITH YOUR KIDS and JUNKYARD JAM BAND. His stories and novellas regularly appear in Asimov’s, the Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, and els... Read More →
avatar for Heidi Trudell

Heidi Trudell

Regional Coordinator, Washtenaw Safe Passage
Dead-bird picking-upping (for Science!) since 2003: research has included window collisions, wind farms, cars, cats, and over 130 species of birds across three states. Founder of Dead Birds (...for Science!) and The Auk-ward (Facebook groups).