Bright Futures - Northern Illinois University - STEM Outreach

Bright Futures


Thank you to everyone who made Bright Futures a success! We look forward seeing you all next year.

The Science of Music

Join NIU Outreach and DeKalb County libraries, DeKalb Public Library (DKPL), Sycamore Public Library (SPL), and Cortland Community Library (CCL), for hands-on events and activities that explore the intersections of music, sound, science, and technology! Events are free and open to the public.

Past Events

    Celebrating Sound - Simulcasting with NIU's School of Music

    Mobile Musyc - Using iPad apps to create your own concert

    Recycling Rocks - Upcycle found materials to create your own instrument

    Circuit Bending - Rewiring toys to make crazy cool electric sounds  

    Bright Futures Musical Fair - Bright Futures, DeKalb Municipal Band, and other awesome experts came together for a night of family fun with sound, and of course, electrocuted hot dogs!

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