STEM Story Time

The LSU College of Science and Office of Academic Innovation and Engagement invites children in kindergarten through third grade to explore the worlds of math and science through an exciting science story time adventure led by some of the university’s top scientists and mathematicians. Each story time is followed by a fun, hands-on activity that allows the young scientists to feed their curiosity and take an even deeper dive into a math and science discovery.

Geaux Science Explorations STEM Story Time is free and open to the public.

Date: Saturday, January 27, 2024

Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Locations: Bluebonnet Library, Main Library (Goodwood), and Eden Park Library

Space is limited so registration is required. Registration is currently full.


Location Details

Bluebonnet Library

Address: 9200 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Reader: Dr. Catherine Deibel, Astrophysicist at LSU

Book: Sun! One in a Billion by Stacy McAnulty

Activities: Space/Physics themed

Capacity: 30


Main Library (Goodwood)

Address: 7711 Goodwood Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Reader: Dr. Prosanta Chakrabarty, Biologist/Ichthyologist at LSU

Book: Vivi Loves Science by Kimberly Derting and Shelli R. Johannes

Activities: Fish/Animal themed

Capacity: 40


Eden Park Library

Address: 5131 Greenwell Springs Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Reader: Dr. Treva Brown, Physical Scientist at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

Book: Libby Loves Science by Kimberly Derting and Shelli R. Johannes

Activities: Chemistry themed

Capacity: 30


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Parent Testimonials

  • “The looks on the kids faces are priceless. My daughter's excitement and curiosity will keep us coming back.”
  • “I appreciate any and all opportunities for kids to connect with researchers and make science more accessible.”
  • “Thank you so much for hosting these events for our children of the future. I hope they grow up to be like you.”