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The Third Annual Thumb Area STEAM Showcase is Coming!
Saturday, April 21, 2018  10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Bad Axe Middle School, 750 S. Van Dyke, Bad Axe, MI 48413!

Activity participation

A community festival celebrating Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics

Click to see the 2018 Flyer and   Event Schedule now!

Scott Whipple 989/269-3481 or 989/550-0003
Jennifer Trusock 989/269-3476
Tyler Leipprandt  989/269-3494
Vicky Erdman 989/269-6406

The STEAM Showcase features a variety of exciting “edutainment” activities for all ages and is FREE to the public.


Huron County Press Huron Intermediate School District Michigan Mathematics and Science Centers Network  


2018 Sponsors (updated 1/31/2018)

In order to keep the Showcase free while providing high-quality exhibits, we offer leveled sponsorships.  Call (989) 269-6406 or email any of the contacts above for more information.

Diamond ($20,000+)


Platinum ($10,000 - $19,999)

Detroit Edison Energy DTE Energy Foundation


Gold ($5,000 - $9,999)


Silver ($2,500 - $4,999)


Bronze ($1,000 - $2,499)

Gemini Group

Huron County Community Foundation YAC

Agri Valley Communications


Copper ($500 - $999)

Tevoortwis Dairy

Booms Construction

Valley Enterprises

Dow Agrosciences LLC




Green ($1 - $499)

JW Hunt

Ace Hardware

Thumb Bank and Trust


School Showcase

The Thumb Area STEAM Showcase is looking for projects, displays, and presentations from local schools that showcase the excellent STEAM activities being done in districts across the county.  Classroom teachers, leaders of projects or clubs, or any school group related to science, technology, engineering, the arts, or mathematics can apply.  Apply online by March 16, 2018, at




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