Teen Science Café

Teen Science Café programs are a free and fun way for teens to explore
science & technology 
affecting their lives.

Cafés open doors for teens to learn from experts about exciting and rewarding
career pathways, 
through lively conversations and hands-on activities.

Café dates and topics:

We will be back with a new Café in September

Stay Tuned!

Past Cafés:


Mind Control - June 13, 4:00 - 6:00PM

@ the SD Discovery Center

To find out how your brain works, come to our next Teen Science Cafe on Neuroscience,
organized by our Teen Science Cafe Youth Leadership Team
and socialize over FREE FOOD with like-minded friends.

Meet graduate students Sam Critzer and Eric Graack from USD
and learn about their favorite brain experiments!

Join the Youth Leadership Team!

The SD Discovery Center is looking for teens to join the
STEM SAVVY Leadership team!

What is a Teen Science Cafe?

A free, fun way to explore science and technology for teens by teens
Participate in interactive conversations and activities with scientists and engineers
Socialize with like-minded teens over free food

    What does the STEM SAVVY Team do?

    Contribute ideas for science topics
    Select food, decoration, and logistics of cafés
    Promote events and recruit friends and fellow students to attend cafés
    Lead icebreaker and other hands-on activities during cafés
    Attend Teen Science Cafés and Leadership Team meetings

      What are the benefits of joining the STEM SAVVY Team?

      Run a program for teens by teens
      Gain leadership skills
      Great addition for resume and college applications
      Earn service hour credits

      Hear from other teens why you should join the Leadership Team

      Teen Leader Recruiting Summer 2016

      How do I join the STEM SAVVY Team?

      Tell us why you are interested in joining the team.

      To apply fill out the form below:


      Upcoming events

      Thank you to the 
      Friends of the South Dakota Discovery Center. 
      Friends provide on going support so that the
      children and families in our community have access to hands-on science learning, now and in the future.

      Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software