We have an amazing line up of events for all ages on PI DAY OF THE CENTURY at North Branch! All activities are free with no registration required. Please join us.
(And yes…there will be pie.)
If you have any questions about these programs or events please contact May Beth Everett at 940-349-8751 or at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Meeting Room Activities
For All Ages
10am – Pi Recitation Contest
Two groups will compete: 12 & under and 13 & up.
12pm – Pi Video Contest Winner’s Screening & Trophies
1 pm – May Beth Everett goes for 1,000 digits
2 pm – Dr. Joseph Iaia, UNT discusses “History of Pi”
The discovery of pi in ancient times and how pi is used today
3 pm – Dr. Winifred Mallam, TWU discusses Mathematical Careers
The history of mathematics and how math is relevant to everyday life and career aspirations
4 pm – Pi(e)Walk Giveaway – Win a large pie in our Pi(e) Walk game.
Enjoy free mini pies (limited supply – first come, first served)
Children Program Room Activities
Math Games and Crafts for Elementary age kids (5-11yrs old)
10am – Building Platonic Solids – Dr. John Quintanilla
11am – Hexaflexagons – May Beth Everett
2pm – 3D Printing, Lasers & Aerospace Manufacturing – John Sempeles, Engineer
3pm – Build a newspaper Geodesic Dome – Dr. John Quintanilla
Math Games and Crafts for Teens and Adults (12 and Up)
10 am – Hexaflexagons – Nona Lillicotch
11 am – Trick Math Equations – Dr. John Quintanilla
2pm – Encryption and Decryption – Dr. John Quintanilla
3pm – 3D Printing, Lasers & Aerospace Manufacturing – John Sempeles, Engineer