The 2nd Annual OC STEM Invitational will be held on Thursday, April 11th from 5-8pm at Orange County High School. This event is designed for teams of 4 students to solve different problems using science, technology, engineering, and math, and high school age students from any county, school, home school, or private school are invited to participate. This year’s theme is Environmental Science and Friends of the Rappahannock is working with us on designing some great challenges!

Thank you to all of our sponsors, Green Applications, S & P Group, Beacon Cloud Solutions, Friends of the Rappahannock, Piedmont Environmental Council, and Mason Insurance Agency who have made this event possible. The STEM Invitational is free and we will provide dinner and T-shirts! Students will also be eligible for awesome door prizes such as drones, hydroflasks, action cameras, and other environmentally friendly prizes. Get your friends together to come out for some fun and freebies! Contact Anna Burkett at or Emily Dwight at for more information.