LIFEs Knowledge Faire 2011
Saturday, October 1, 2011 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EDT)
Learning is for Everyone's Knowledge Faire 2011 is a real-time, hands-on, minds-on-fire Celebration of Learning designed to inspire new ways of thinking about how we learn, and innovative ways of sharing what we know. Not your usual workshop and break out session event, Knowledge Faire 2011 will keep you on your feet, and on your toes. In an intergenerational educational journey, you’ll move among different areas of learning - Science and Technology, the Arts, the Outdoors, Edutainment, History, Global Studies, Media Studies and more – to discover how knowledge fits together as a whole to create more enduring learning experiences for all ages.
Requested donation: $5 per person, or $20 per family, maximum 6 people at Family rate, please. Include number in party in "Instructions to Merchant" section if purchasing Family ticket. Thank you!
Maximum 175 guests. Reserve Early!
When & Where
Learning is for Everyone
LI4E is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that creates engaging experiential learning opportunities in the sciences and arts for people of all ages and backgrounds, in all communities and of all socioeconomic levels. Our goal: to inspire a culture changing, lifelong love of learning that will help people live intentionally, meaningfully, productively and successfully in the 21st century.
- Great self-directed youth in action, with the award winning Jenkins Family Dancers,
- Hear professional baritone Joseph Ryan share his love of music,and
- Learn how young people can turn their great ideas into great business opportunities with David Harris of the Future Founders Lab!
In between our live presentations, we'll be screening some inspiring TED Talks. Upstairs, digital artist Antonia Wilson, of Creative Wonders Digital Art, will run two separate sessions on incorporating digital art into your learning experience. Upstairs and downstairs, enjoy interactive exhibits and hands on fun for all ages, including robots you can drive and enjoy learning about, Busch Gardens and GWIZ Science Museum activities and info, and more. Outside, check out camping, fossil hunting, Florida history, wildlife education and an Electrathon race car! There's lots to see, lots to do, and plenty to take home, from new knowledge to cool door prizes and raffle items including:
- Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex 4 person pass ($172 value)
- Ringling Museum of Art passes($100 value)
- Mote Marine Aquarium passes for four ($68 value)
- Creative Wonders Digital portrait ($175 value)
- Educational board game
- Solar system unit study CD
- Inspirational print
- and more!
Admission is just $5 per person, or $20 per family (limit 6 at family price please). Tickets must be purchased in advance. Please visit our EventBrite page for details and to purchase your pass. See you at Knowledge Faire !
Our Knowledge Faire 2011 line up is shaping up to be an engaging and exciting one! On tap to join us is Electrathon of Tampa Bay, Busch Gardens, Hands On Planet Earth wildlife education , Not a Clue Adventures outdoors educators, FIRST robotics with STEM resources, Nature's Insight compassionate education, art education with Creative Wonders Digital Art and more!
Maximum 175 guests, so reserve your family's spot soon!