Celebrate Science

Celebrate Science

Date: July 15, 2023

Time: 4:00pm – 6:30pm PT

Celebrate Science is a yearly event, in support of the Headwaters Science Institute! Our mission is to foster curiosity through science and to inspire the next generation of scientists.

At Headwaters Science Institute, we mentor middle and high school students through research projects, providing them with the tools and resources they need to explore their curiosity and develop their skills in scientific inquiry. Our programs encourage critical thinking, problem-solving, and creativity, empowering students to become confident and engaged in their scientific pursuits.


Beer from Alibi Aleworks

Pretzels from Truckee Sourdough Company

Other non-alcoholic and gluten free refreshments

Student Presentations

Guests will have the opportunity to meet with some of our students and learn about their research projects.

Keynote Panel

There will be a keynote panel for guests to hear from area scientists about local work and the impact it has on the community. Featuring:

Headwaters Science Institute

South Yuba River Citizens League

Truckee Donner Land Trust

University of California Snow Lab

U.S. Forest Service

Silent Auction

The event will also feature a silent auction, where you can bid on unique items from our sponsors as well as a few science-related items and experiences. All proceeds will go towards supporting Headwaters Science Institute’s mission to foster curiosity through science and to inspire the next generation of scientists and innovators.

So come and join us for an unforgettable evening of celebration and discovery, and support a cause that is helping to shape the future of science and innovation. Let’s Celebrate Science with Headwaters Science Institute!