Designed to help young people thrive in the technological world they encounter, discover talents, think and communicate effectively, create passionately, take pride in accomplishments, pursue fulfilling careers, give back and become models for future generations.
Prepare students for future endeavors in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Computing by providing them with opportunities to build scientific inquiry skills and use technology to explore real-world problems. Project GUTS was designed for students from all different backgrounds to engage in scientific inquiry through investigating topics of interest to their local communities and sharing their experiments and findings in order to inform fellow students and community members.
The Community Garden is a place for people, families or organizations to grow fresh flowers and produce using 21st-century soilless farming techniques. Perfect for apartment dwellers, community gardens allow plant-lovers to sink their hands into organic earth-friendly gardening.
SMASH Camp - Summer Math and Science Honors Academy
The camp's focus is to interest young people, who might not otherwise give serious thought to becoming scientists or engineers, in E-STEM careers early enough that they have the time to obtain the appropriate academic training.
Thee primary purpose of the Adopt-A-Park (AAP) program is to promote partnerships between community members, groups, and businesses to assist the Parks staff with routine maintenance, clean up, and beautification of parks, open spaces, and trails, creating a beautiful, clean environment for all to enjoy.
Events or activities that are the catalyst in the community, including IWMF symposiums, literacy workshops and volunteer opportunities.