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Welcome to the McMaster Children & Youth University

MCYU delivers FREE programming for children and youth ages 7-14 in all areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM).

All of our programs are developed around our guiding philosophy, QUESTION – DISCOVER – CREATE™.

QUESTION the world around you, DISCOVER your potential, and CREATE a brighter future.

Our programs bridge the gap between the university and the wider Hamilton community by sharing the exciting research happening at McMaster University in a way that is fun and accessible to ALL children and youth. Our goal is to empower and academically prepare youth, especially those at a socioeconomic disadvantage, to aspire to university education in subject areas such as science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM).

Youth, families and community agencies can join us on-campus at our Family Lecture Series presented by University Professors. Lectures are held on the fourth Saturday of every month from 11am-12pm. Families can also access our programs out in the community at one of our MCYU in the City Workshops led by highly trained McMaster University Students.

What is MCYU?

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UPCOMING EVENTS

MCYU EVENT CALENDAR

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  • 02
    November 2, 2019

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    November 2, 2019
    McMaster Children's Hospital - Hamilton Health Sciences
    1200 Main Street West, Ewart Angus Centre, Room 1A1, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5

    Lecture Description:

    THE SCIENCE OF STORYTELLING – Sometimes the stories of scientific discovery are stranger than fiction. Join us to hear some crazy science stories and explore why stories are a great way to learn about science and share YOUR discoveries with others. 

    Let’s Talk Science will conduct a hands-on activity immediately following our lecture, from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 16
    November 16, 2019

    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    November 16, 2019
    Hamilton Public Library - Central Library
    55 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON L8N 4E4

    Workshop Description:

    RISE OF THE ROBOTS: Okay Google, how do robots think? Discover how Siri and Alexa work!

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 23
    November 23, 2019

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    November 23, 2019
    McMaster Children's Hospital - Hamilton Health Sciences
    1200 Main Street West, Ewart Angus Centre, Room 1A1, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5

    Lecture Description:

    ENTREPRENEURS: WHO ARE THEY? WHAT DO THEY DO? AND WHY SHOULD IT MATTER TO YOU? – There are lots of different types of entrepreneurs out there, including lots of kids! Discover what it takes to become an entrepreneur and how entrepreneurs have changed society and your everyday life! 

    Let’s Talk Science will conduct a hands-on activity immediately following our lecture, from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 30
    November 30, 2019

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    November 30, 2019
    Burlington Public Library - Central
    2331 New Street, Burlington, ON L7R 1J4

    Workshop Description:

    BEAT THE BUG – We have a sick patient! How could she have prevented this? Be a physician for a day and help your patient get better and stay better. Beat the bug!

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

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THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

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McMaster University, Pediatrics
MacPherson Institute
Hamilton Community Foundation
The Joyce Family Foundation
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McMaster Children & Youth University

If you have any questions or are
interested in having MCYU at a place near you, feel free to contact us



Our mailing address is:
McMaster Children and Youth University
1280 Main Street West, HSC-3N11c-j
Hamilton, On L8S 4K1
Canada

Phone: 905-521-2100 ext. 73790
Email: mcyu@mcmaster.ca

CONTACT US



MCYU Event Calendar

< 2019 >
November
  • 02

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    November 2, 2019
    McMaster Children's Hospital - Hamilton Health Sciences
    1200 Main Street West, Ewart Angus Centre, Room 1A1, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5

    Lecture Description:

    THE SCIENCE OF STORYTELLING – Sometimes the stories of scientific discovery are stranger than fiction. Join us to hear some crazy science stories and explore why stories are a great way to learn about science and share YOUR discoveries with others. 

    Let’s Talk Science will conduct a hands-on activity immediately following our lecture, from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 16

    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    November 16, 2019
    Hamilton Public Library - Central Library
    55 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON L8N 4E4

    MCYU in the City Workshops presents Rise of the Robots

    Workshop Description:

    RISE OF THE ROBOTS: Okay Google, how do robots think? Discover how Siri and Alexa work!

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 23

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    November 23, 2019
    McMaster Children's Hospital - Hamilton Health Sciences
    1200 Main Street West, Ewart Angus Centre, Room 1A1, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5

    Lecture Description:

    ENTREPRENEURS: WHO ARE THEY? WHAT DO THEY DO? AND WHY SHOULD IT MATTER TO YOU? – There are lots of different types of entrepreneurs out there, including lots of kids! Discover what it takes to become an entrepreneur and how entrepreneurs have changed society and your everyday life! 

    Let’s Talk Science will conduct a hands-on activity immediately following our lecture, from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 30

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    November 30, 2019
    Burlington Public Library - Central
    2331 New Street, Burlington, ON L7R 1J4

    MCYU in the City Workshops presents Beat the Bug

    Workshop Description:

    BEAT THE BUG – We have a sick patient! How could she have prevented this? Be a physician for a day and help your patient get better and stay better. Beat the bug!

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

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