RRCC’s IDEA Institute Presents Inventor’s Faire at Jeffco Fairgrounds

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RRCC’s IDEA Institute Presents Inventor’s Faire at Jeffco Fairgrounds

The IDEA Institute at Red Rocks Community College will participate in the second annual Jeffco Fair & Festival this weekend by running an Inventor’s Faire on Saturday, August 12. IDEA Lab students and staff will provide interactive science and art exhibits such as drone racing, wind tunnel design challenge, robotic escape maze, 3D printing, photo booth, and a giant paint-by-number mural.

While the Inventor’s Faire is featured on Saturday only, the 4-day Jeffco festival started on Thursday and runs through Sunday, August 13.  Tickets are $5 for ages 13+ (free admission for 12 years and younger).

About Jeffco Fair & Festival
The first annual Jeffco Fair & Festival was held in 2016 at the Jeffco Fairgrounds to provide interactive and engaging experiences with a focus on locality. The event combines traditional county fair features of 4-H, youth programs, equine, livestock, and agricultural elements while also showcasing live music, a large variety of live performances, and a rodeo. www.celebratejeffco.com/

About Red Rocks Community College
Established in 1969, Red Rocks Community College delivers high-quality, affordable education programs leading to two-year degrees or professional certificates. The college serves over 10,000 students per year online and at two campus locations in Lakewood and Arvada.  www.rrcc.edu

Friday, August 11, 2017