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STEMFest/Arbor Day Celebration

STEMFest offers an interactive, hands-on experience that leaves lasting impressions on festival visitors regardless of their age and life experiences.

With demonstrations and fun activity booths, there is something for everyone.   Our goal is to increase student achievement in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.  By generating engagement and excitement in these fields, we hope to promote a culture for career and college readiness.    Gila Community College Campus is a beautiful setting for this years STEMFest/Arbor Day Celebration.  A 5K Ruin to Ruin race will take place starting with registration at 7:30am and awards at 8:30am prior to the event, for more information on this race, visit   A tree planting ceremony will take place during the day to celebrate Arbor Day, and the Pinal Mountain Foundation will host a barbeque luncheon to raise funds to benefit their scholarship program. A fun community event that celebrates the many ways STEM affects us all.