ENDICOTT, NY (WIVT/WBGH) – UPDATE: This event scheduled for tonight has been cancelled due to severe thunderstorms and excessive heat warnings. Future plans will be announced soon.

A local community improvement program is hosting a fun-filled program for children interested in Science, Technology, Engineering/Environment, Agriculture/Art, and Math.

4-H-UNITY (Urban Neighborhood Improved Through Youth) has planned an event called ‘UNITY STEAMs Ahead’ as part of their continuing focus on youth-led, civic engagement projects.

The event will take place on Thursday, August 4th, from 4-6 p.m. at the West Endicott Park and will be run by 4-H UNITY Endicott Teen Leaders who are all students at Union-Endicott High School.

The following organizations will be in attendance offering fun, interactive STEAM activities at their tables:

  • BAE Systems
  • Broome County Public Library
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County 4-H Education Center at Finch Hollow 
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County 4-H RootED Afterschool Program 
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County Nutrition 
  • Crime Victims Assistance Center
  • Endicott Preschool
  • Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • UHS Hepatitis C Care and Treatment
  • YWCA Binghamton and Broome County

For more information or questions contact Asia Amber, 4-H UNITY Project Coordinator Cornell Cooperative Extension Broome County – 607-245-6893