On January 25th the St. Louis Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) is hosting their 30th Annual Block Kids Building Competition. The Block Kids Building Competition is a National competition that is sponsored on the local level by NAWIC Chapters and other organizations. This award-winning program introduces children to the construction industry in an effort to create awareness and promote careers in the industry.
This year’s event is FREE and open to children in grades 3-6. Each participant will receive a t-shirt, plastic hard hart as well as their project Legos to keep. Prizes will be awarded to the children whose projects place 1st, 2nd and 3rd based on the judging criteria.
The event is being hosted at Woodard Cleaning & Restoration’s facility on Rock Hill Industrial Court. Both Woodard Cleaning & Restoration and D&L Painting and Drywall are this year’s event sponsors. Here is the schedule for the event:
The committee for this is event is requesting children get pre-registered by Saturday, January 18th. You can register your child by submitting the child’s name and/or the registration form to firstname.lastname@example.org. The registration form can be downloaded HERE.