Supporting Creative Learning.


Discovery Festival 2009

Inventors and Invention: Discover Today … Invent Tomorrow

Saturday November 7, 2009
11am – 2pm
Rhinebeck High School / Bulkely Middle School

Discovery Festival 2009 attracted nearly 700 visitors to an exciting new venue – the Bulkeley Middle School and Rhinebeck High School – accommodating over 30 hands-on science learning activities.

Exhibitors included local professionals who generously shared their time and expertise with students at the “Speed Mentor” booth, as well as educators from Omega, Clearwater, Dutchess BOCES, the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Bard and Marist Colleges, Locust Grove, Clearwater and IBM.

Also new this year were a series of competitive “Challenges” for students, stressing innovation and imagination in keeping with this year’s theme: Inventors and Inventions.

Discovery Festival 2009 Photos

Photos by Kathy Cassens Photography