Volunteers Welcome

Your time and talent can make a real difference.

Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017

Time: 8:30am – 3:30pm

Location: Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy (upper school)
5625 Holy Trinity Drive, Melbourne, FL, 32940



We are dependent upon and very grateful to our volunteers, who assist with our educational outreach programs.

  • chevron_right All volunteers must register so we have your lunch choice, name tag and can assign you to a job.

  • chevron_right Engineers and Scientists (including college students): If you would like to assist in a workshop module, and have a preference for which one, please indicate your preference when you register. Descriptions are in the list below.
    We cannot guarantee you will be assigned to a specific job. Workshop leaders are assigned early however workshop helpers are normally assigned 7-10 days prior to the workshop.

  • chevron_right If you are not going to be available at 8:30am or stay all day, please let us know. If you are available on Friday afternoon or earlier than 8:30am on Saturday for setup, indicate that also.

  • chevron_right There will be a volunteer training meeting on September 24th at a restaurant to be announced later in south Melbourne or Palm Bay.
    This meeting is required for workshop leaders and encouraged for first time volunteers.
    There will also be a bag/badge stuffing party at Adia's house in Titusville (Details and directions will be provided later.)

  • chevron_right High School Students: If you are volunteering for Community Service credit, be sure to bring the appropriate form for our volunteer coordinator to sign.

  • chevron_right Friday Setup: Meet at the cafeteria at 3:45pm

  • chevron_right Saturday morning: Volunteers check in at 8:30am

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Project Title Description
1A. Goo Busters Become a chemical engineer while formulating your goo in the mad scientist lab.
1B. Sink or Swim Learn about the engineering design process and the physical principles of buoyancy and displacement by working together to build a boat.
1C. Take Flight Become an Aeronautical Engineer, What type of airplane will you design? Will it go the farthest or do the best tricks?
1D. Nanomaterial Magic and Mystery Learn about the exciting production and applications of nanomaterials and nanomaterials Engineering.
1E. Minute to Win It Test your skills with our 60 second challenges that use objects that are commonly available around the house.
1F. Duct Tape Creations Engineering comes alive with handmade creations that can be transformed from one thing to another all using duct tape while you make wallets and other creations.
1G. CSI Become a Crime Scene Investigator. Learn how to lift and save a finger print with special finger print powder and match it to find the “culprit.” Then create dental or shoe prints for your group and learn how to identify the suspect.
1H. Programming Robots Learn about robots and try your hand at programming a robot to complete an obstacle course.
1I. Tool Time Hands-on learning about the use of different tools and what’s inside small electrical appliances.
1J. Design a Dessert Find out what a design engineer does as you design and construct a dessert.

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