Innovation & Exploration: Spring Break (St. Charles)

Spring Break 2022: Innovation & Exploration

Kane County Fairgrounds | March 28-29

Imagine life beyond Earth. Join University of Illinois Extension educators as they guide you through “A Galactic Quest” with a stop at “Mars Base Camp.” Youth in grades K-3 and grades 4-6 will discover an expanded horizon as they take on 4-H National STEM Challenges to learn about aviation, drones, and space. Hands-on activities developed by local educators and national land grant universities will keep youth engaged and curious about aerospace and space exploration. This free Spring Break program is offered as a two-part experience on two consecutive days. 

Who: Youth in grade levels K-3 and 4-6

When: March 28-29 | 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (K-3) | 1-3 p.m. (4-6)

Where: Kane County Fairgrounds | 525 S. Randall Road | St. Charles IL 60174

Space is limited. Registration is required and opens early February. 

Questions about the curriculum or program? Contact 4-H program coordinator Tina Heidrich at or 630-553-5823. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate, contact above. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time for meeting your access needs.