Events List

Upcoming events

    • 27 Oct 2016
    • 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    • 1339 chestnut st, Philadelphia, PA

    Please join us!

    All SWE-BWS professionals:

    Thursday, October 27th at 11:15am
    Fratelli's Italian Bistro
    1339 Chestnut St
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    Let's meet in front of the convention center at 12th and Arch at 11am, or at the restaurant at 11:15! 
    Please Jenny Tsao know if you can make it


    SWE-BWS professionals + collegiates:

    Friday, October 28th at 4pm

    (after the career fair)

    Philadelphia Marriott downtown lobby 

    • 13 Nov 2016
    • SEED School, 200 Font Hill Ave, SW Balt (Rte 95 exit 50)

    Celebrate STEM Innovation Week w/ Girl Scouts!

    Join us in hands-on activities with over 100 girl scouts in an expo celebrating Maryland Innovation Week. We are doing simple electrical circuits (lighting light bulbs, turning fans) that are easy to do and the girls love! STEM professionals from cyber security, medicine, engineering and more will be interacting with the girls. The girls are grades 4th - 12th and parents are invited. It is a great, informal interaction on STEM with girls!

    The event will be on Sunday 12 pm to 6 pm. at SEED School, just off Route 95 at exit before downtown in SW Baltimore. There will be refreshments, and give-aways for girls and parents too! Say if you prefer a partial shift. 

    • 10 Dec 2016
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • 3001 Connecticut Ave., NW Washington, DC 20008
    Enjoy the antics of nocturnal animals and the beautiful zoo lights at the Smithsonian National Zoo on Connecticut Avenue, DC NW with your fellow SWE members.

    We will meet at 6 pm at the zoo entrance.

    Its a free event and members are welcome to bring their friends and family.

    Winter Fun here we come!

    • 15 Jan 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Blue Hill Tavern, 138 S. Conkling St, Baltimore. Street parking.
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      You are invited to join us for a casual Sunday Brunch at the popular Blue Hill Tavern restaurant, known for its famous brunch. It is in the east Baltimore trendy neighborhood of Canton. 

    Meet and develop a network of friendly professional people. Come out and join SWE women engineers for a wonderful restaurant located in a historic neighborhood of Baltimore City.The event is open, bring a friend!  

    Cost is $15 for your choice of brunch item from the menu, with tax and gratiuities. Beverages are separate. 

    Contact Kate McGuire, at for more information. 

    • 18 Feb 2017
    • 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    • National Building Museum, 401 F Street NW Washington, DC 20001


    Be part of the fun and volunteer for a fun day at the National Building Museum during Engineers Week!!


    What is Family Day @ National Building Museum? The annual Washington DC Engineering Family Day is enjoyed by over six thousand visitors to the National Building Museum every February.  The festival features dozens of hands-on  activities provided by local engineering chapters and national organizations.  Every year at the start of Engineer's Week, the impressive main hall of the National Building Museum is taken over by thousands of children of all ages experiencing the excitement of engineering, not to mention slime. 


    The National Building Museum and the National Engineers Week Foundation invite you to debunk the myths of engineering and discover how professional engineers turn an idea into reality.  Celebrate National Engineers Week by participating in this free, hands-on and fun-filled festival! 


    Discover Engineering Family Day is a FREE, drop-in program. Program and activities are most appropriate for children ages 5 to 13 with adult supervision. Registration is not required.


    What do you do as a volunteer?  SWE BWS partners with AlChE, to run the slime making stations! It is the most popular event at Family Day every year - everyone loves slime!


    Slime Making - Each child gets to see how to make slime and understand chemistry! They each get to pick their own color and this gross stuff is a HUGE hit!!


    Volunteer Opportunities:
    All Day (8:300am - 5:30pm)
    11:00am - 1:00pm

    1:00pm - 3:00pm

    3:00pm - 5:30pm


    Food: breakfast (donuts), lunch (pizza) and drinks throughout the day for all volunteers.


    Arrival: The National Building Museum is located at 401 F Street NW, between 4th and 5th Streets, across the street from the Judiciary Square Metro (Red Line)Wheelchair access is available through the G Street entrance.


    Parking in the area is limited - Ride Metro - another way engineers make our lives easier!


    Event details can also be found at:


    Questions? Contact Natalie Bryner at

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