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What does a Let’s Talk Science Outreach volunteer do?

Hands-on STEM in Classrooms & Communities

Let's Talk Science Outreach is a national, community-based program connecting educators and youth with outstanding volunteers to deliver a wide variety of meaningful STEM activities for children as young as three years old and youth up to Grade 12.

Locally, each Let’s Talk Science Outreach site offers unique hands-on workshops for community groups, libraries, summer camps, after-school programs and community festivals.

To request an Outreach visit for your classroom or community event,

Contact the post-secondary site closest to you

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Can any grade receive a visit from Let’s Talk Science Outreach?

We’re happy to offer exciting hands-on/minds-on activities for Early Years to Grade 12 students.

How much does a visit from Let’s Talk Science Outreach cost?

Thanks to our generous donors, visits from our volunteers are offered at no cost to you!

Does Let’s Talk Science Outreach visit rural or remote areas?

We believe all children across Canada should have access to exciting, hands-on STEM learning experiences. Bringing our volunteers to your school or community is offered at no cost to you.

Contact us or the Let’s Talk Science Outreach site closest to you for more information and availability.

Is Let’s Talk Science Outreach available in French?

We’re proud to offer Let’s Talk Science Outreach in both official languages! However, the availability of French outreach is location dependent, please contact your local site or contact us for more information.

 

Did you know?

Let's Talk Science Outreach is located at more than 50 post-secondary institutions from coast to coast to coast!

Meet Our Volunteers

  • Aneeq Qayyum

    Aneeq Qayyum Let’s Talk Science Outreach volunteer at the University of Victoria

    “One of the reasons I volunteer is to bring my enthusiasm and perspective on the 'E' in 'STEM'. I hope to inspire as many students as I can to pursue a degree in one of those fields.”

    Read more about Aneeq Qayyum
  • Jennifer Lord

    Jennifer Lord Let’s Talk Science Outreach volunteer at the University of New Brunswick, Saint John campus

    Jennifer’s unforgettable moment with Let’s Talk Science involved inspiring a young girl to think about a future career in forensics through our Crime Lab workshop!

    Read more about Jennifer Lord
  • Mitaali Taskar

    Mitaali Taskar Let’s Talk Science Volunteer at McGill University

    Mitaali became a Let’s Talk Science volunteer to share her passion for science and inspire a new generation of scientists!

    Read more about Mitaali Taskar
  •  Emily O’Donnelle

    Emily O’Donnelle Volunteer for Let’s Talk Science Outreach at the Université de Moncton

    As an aspiring teacher and volunteer, Emily has become a more confident presenter through volunteering and enjoys inspiring youth with fun science and math activities!

    Read more about Emily O’Donnelle
  • Portia Kalun

    Portia Kalun Let’s Talk Science Volunteer at McMaster University

    Portia has volunteered with Let’s Talk Science for 5 years and enjoys seeing the excitement of kids when they participate in fun, hands-on activities!

    Read more about Portia Kalun
  • Emilie Leneveu

    Emilie Leneveu Let’s Talk Science Outreach volunteer at Loyalist College

    Emilie has been a volunteer with Let’s Talk Science for three years and loves sparking curiosity in youth!

    Read more about Emilie Leneveu