LSC-CyFair STEMtastic Stations Saturday is Back April 13

CYPRESS TEXAS — Enjoy exploring Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) with engaging activities April 13 at Lone Star College-CyFair’s popular STEMtastic Stations.

LSC-CyFair’s Education Department pre-service teachers are partnering with the children’s library staff to host several hands-on learning stations.

“We invite children ages 5-12 to join us for a morning of exploring the water cycle, physical and chemical properties of matter, and forms of energy!” said Shamim Arastu, Professor of Education. “Children and parents who have previously attended this event return each semester excited by what they will learn.”

Participants leave with a take-home experiment and parents will gain some resources they can use with their children to learn more about the morning’s highlighted STEM topics, said Arastu.

The 10 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. and 11 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. sessions, held Saturday, April 13, are each limited to 35 participants.

Parents must accompany children to the sessions in the Conference Center at 9191 Barker Cypress. However, they are asked to arrive an hour in advance to first pick up a session ticket in the children’s library.

Email Cindy Hoffart-Watson at or call 281.290.3211 for information.

Helping more than 22,000 students reach their academic and career goals, Lone Star College-CyFair is the 5th comprehensive college in the Lone Star College System, located at 9191 Barker Cypress Road just three miles south of U.S. Highway 290. Tomorrow also starts today at the LSC-Fairbanks Center, located at 14955 Northwest Freeway, LSC-Cypress Center, located at 19710 Clay Road and LSC-Westway Park Technology Center, located at 5060 Westway Park Boulevard. For more information about LSC-CyFair and its programs, call 281.290.3200 or visit

Lone Star College offers high-quality, low-cost academic transfer and career training education to 99,000 students each semester. LSC is training tomorrow’s workforce today and redefining the community college experience to support student success. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., serves as chancellor of LSC, the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area with an annual economic impact of nearly $3 billion. LSC consists of six colleges, 10 centers, two university centers, Lone Star Corporate College and LSC-Online. To learn more, visit

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