Supporting Creative Learning.


Discovery Festival 2017

Discovery Festival 2017 is a day of hands-on adventures in science for ALL ages, from Pre-School to High School. We hope you joined us on October 28, 2017 at Rhinebeck High School. 10am to 2pm. Contact us for more information, or if you’re interested in getting involved in future events.

Activities included:

  • Camera Obscura
  • Green Screen Action
  • Surgical Demonstration
  • Ice Cream Making
  • Mobile Crime Unit
  • Apparel Innovation Project
  • Gumdrop Dome Challenge
  • Rockclimbing
  • Stepping Stone Team Building
  • Method Fitness and Healthy Heart
  • Egg Drop Design Challenge
  • Preschool Corner
  • Photography
  • Deconstruction Reconstruction
  • RHS Science Club activities
  • Paper Making
  • The Science of Fishing lures
  • And much, much more!

Please join us in thanking – and supporting – our 2017 Discovery Festival sponsors. Without their generosity we could not offer such a wonderful day of free hands-on STEAM learning fun.

Da Vinci Level Sponsors
Heather and Mike Cassano,Google
Systems Flow

Coco Chanel Level Sponsors
Char House Grill
Robert and Tanya Murray, Murray Engineering
Sunshine Orthodontics

Steve Jobs Level Sponsors
Vicki L. Haak, CFP Ameriprise Financial
Ali and Jen Hammoud
Samuel’s Sweet Shop
Timely Signs

Frank Lloyd Wright Level Sponsors
Dutton Architecture
Bob and Cynthia Fennell
Maya Kaimal Fine Indian Foods
Sterling Manor Financial
Williams Lumber & Home Centers

Friend Level Sponsors
Lucas and Maureen Terranova


We would also like to thank our student and adult volunteers!

Student Volunteers
Elaine Albahary
Serena Albahary
Lyla Andrick
Aiden Aierstok
James Beeler
Ellie Butler
Jonah Carleton
Ian Cho
Amber Codacovi
Charlie Derbyshire
Jamie Derbyshire
Ainsley Dutton
Jack Dykeman
Grace Ellis
Ben Farjardo
Olivia Fajardo
Ryan Ferber
Helen Fleming
John Fleming
Hailey Gillette
Katie Hall
Jacob Halpern
Jed Hammoud
Lulu Hart
Masie Holehouse
Nija Huba
Bethany Hutchings
Madison Jenkins
Milo Kosofsky
Johnny Lange
Will Lange
Noah Lortie
Emily Lyons
Reyna Martinez
Henry McCarty
Claire Mensch
Ellie Pitcher
Lauren Platt
Carson Robinson
Isabel Rosasco
Lizzie Rosenzweig
Jesse Schneyer
Casey Schulkind
Ella Schulkind
Oona Shain
Brandon Shih
Luc Stone
Jillian Traudt
Joseph Tripp-Williams
Addie Tumolo
Caroline Voorhis
Elise Voorhis

Adult Volunteers
Suellen Albahary
Michele Andrick
Kelly Benedictus
Boona Boylan
Mary Burns
Joe Button
Jennifer Breslin
Mia Cha
Nathaniel Charny
Katy Clark
Ginny Collins
Kelly Debenedictus
Sarah Derbyshire
Ricardo deZubiaurre
James Erlanger
Nancy Erlanger
Donna Estrada
Terese Fantasia
Angela Fixler
Heidi Fleming
Alyson Gibson
Amy Gulden
Jen Hammoud
Nell Hanks
Becky Holt
Nidhi Huba
Sarah James
Steve Jenkins
Steve Jensen
Kerim Kalafala
Tamar Khitisharveli
Chelsey Leahy
Johnny LeHane
Melissa LeHane
Jeff Newman
Sarane O’Connor
Johnny O’Han
Dana Page
Ruby Palmer
Anna Pavord
Karen Pearson
April Hargrove Polk
Andrea Pyros
Roger Quon
Jenine Repice
Diane Rosasco
Jim Rosasco
Rachel Hyman Rouse
Betsy Sarles
Andrew Schulkind
Laura Schulkind
Lucas Terranova
Sara Ugolini
Kristin Voorhis
Tom Voorhis
Oliver Wasow
Piper Woods
Rabab Haj Yahya