sActon-Boxborough (AB) Parent Involvement Project (PIP) STEM

Increasing Community Involvement in STEM Education K-12

Market Math Star Party Nature Walk Discover STEM Book Club Family Math Games Night of Code
Market Math Star Party Nature Walks Discover STEM Book Club Math Games Night of Code

2020 STEM Events

Family Skate FUNdraiser 

Please join us at the Family Skate FUNdraiser on Sunday, March 8, 2020, 2pm – 4pm at Nashoba Valley Olympia Rink, 34 Massachusetts Ave, Boxborough. Read the flyer.

Family Skate
This year, the AB Community Skate Celebrates Acton resident, Caroll Spinney aka 'Big Bird'

Skating, DJ music, refreshments. All ages & ice skating abilities & non-skater & ‘Big Bird’ supporters welcome! Wear 'Big Bird' YELLOW & share local memories & memorabilia to celebrate Caroll and 'plant seeds of kindness' locally. Suggested donation: $20 family or $5pp. 

Please bring healthy foods to share, non-perishables for food pantry and travel size items for local Acton housing families. ALL proceeds benefit Acton area causes: local food pantries, AB PIP STEM & community wellness & eco causes. Sponsored by AB PIP STEM and local families. Find out more.

Market Math 

Join us on Tuesday, March 31, 4:30pm – 7:30pm for grades 3 to 5 at the Roche Bros., 387 Massachusetts Ave, Acton for Grade Market Math. Market Math is a fun-filled, hands-on, math-focused evening featuring activity stations for you and your child to explore. Come try your hand at "M&M Math" or "Grocery Scanning." More.

STEM Book Club 

Adults and Teens are welcome to the STEM Book Club on Tuesday, TBD, 7pm – 9pm at the Discovery Museum, Acton. This year's book is Dear Data.  More.

We Welcome New Members

Are you interested in STEM education? AB PIP STEM welcomes new members including parent volunteers and student volunteers. Student volunteers may qualify for community service credit and the chance to win an AB PIP STEM Scholarship. To find out more, attend a monthly meeting or sign up below. We'll add you to our email list to let you know about upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. You can unsubscribe anytime. 

Adults: Sign Up Here


Karen Pierce Co-Chair 
Dewi Win Co-Chair
Karen Herther Coach & Co-Chair Emerita

AB PIP STEM: Making Science Fun!

AB PIP STEM sponsors FREE local K-12 educational events in Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) in Acton and Boxborough, Massachusetts.  

Our events include Market Math, Star Party, Nature Walks, Discover STEM fair, STEM Book Club, Family Math Game Night and Night of Code.  We offer STEM games on our website and take-home activities at the Acton Memorial Library. AB PIP STEM welcomes parent volunteers and student volunteers.

Event Calendar

Find out about our events and meetings on our Calendar page or read the AB PIP STEM BrochurePlease join us! 

For more STEM in the News and AB PIP STEM recaps, see Science & Math Resources, Science & Math NewsAB PIP STEM news or archives.