Introduce a Girl to Engineering Event

 The Foth Companies (Foth) is hosting an Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day event on Thursday, February 23 during National Engineers Week.


The Open House event is geared toward girls ages 6 to 16 and will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 the Foth office in Johnston – 8191 Birchwood Court, Suite L.

Girls are invited to come with friends and/or family to meet engineers and learn about engineering through hands-on activities, demonstrations, exhibits, and take-away information.

The event will feature several stations, including a virtual reality room,  drone and drone technology, 3D modeling, and career information, as well as an engineer-led presentation.  Younger girls will have an opportunity to make their own silly putty, measure the strength of spaghetti, make a marshmallow construction, and more.

Goody bags, prize drawings, and refreshments are also part of the event.


Registration is recommended for groups of five or more. Please contact Shani Wahl at or 515.251.2533.