Schedule

January 1:
Online student and online judge registration opens
 March 1, 10:00 pm: 
Student registration closes 
(online registration must be completed, 
plus the registration fee ($15) and 
signed permission form must be received by FLASF by this deadline)
March 19, 10:00 pm:
Judge registration closes

Wednesday, March 28, 2018:  Day 1 of the Fair

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm:
Student arrival and check-in at the Student Registration booth
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm:
Project set-up and safety check
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm:
 McArthur Cafeteria is open for food purchase (or bring your own).
 REMEMBER you must be at your project by 6:00 pm!

Pizza ($3), Chips ($2), Chocolate Bar ($2.50), Pop ($2.50)
 Pricing and availability of these items subject to change.
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm:
 Category and Special Awards Judging
 All students must be at their project display
9:00 pm:
Student pickup

Thursday, March 29, 2018:  Day 2 of the Fair

8:30 am – 9:00 am:
Student arrival
9:00 am – 10:00 am:
Grades 5 & 6 – Science Presentation; 
Grades 7 to 12 – Best-of-Fair and Special Awards Judging
10:00 am –12:00 pm:
Public viewing; 
Workshops (see below for more information);
Best-of-Fair & Special Awards Judging
11:30 pm- 12:30 pm:
Lunch break (McArthur Cafeteria is open from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm).
For lunch, the cafeteria offers a full selection of a la carte menu items.
12:30 pm – 1:15 pm:
Special Presentation in the auditorium
Keynote Speaker TBA
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm:
Awards Ceremony in the auditorium
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm:
Take-down of projects,
Clean-up and student pickup.
Workshops (see Teachers Page for Class Registration)

The following were workshops hosted in 2017; the list of 2018 workshops are not yet available

  • Engineering and You (Queen’s Engineering Connections)
  • Introduction to Lego EV3 Robotics (Queen’s RoboGals)
  • The Bone Zone (Let’s Talk Science)
  • Our Energy Systems (Limestone District School Board)
  • What is Mining (Mining Matters)
  • Uncovering the Complexities of Cancer (Canadian Cancer Society’s Research Information Outreach Team)

auditorium