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Family Design Day: Heroes and Villains

20 October 10:30am - 12:30pm
Venue: BSA Space
290 Congress St.

Who are your Heroes? Are your heroes also villains?? Whatever form heroes take—from characters with superhuman powers to ordinary people who keep us safe—with a little imagination, they can be fashioned out of full cans of food. The theme of Canstruction 2018 is “Heroes and Villains” and at this month’s Family Design Day, participants will tour the sculptures and then complete a design challenge using the whimsical works as inspiration.

Canstruction is a charitable competition and exhibition in which teams of architects, designers, engineers, and contractors imagine, create, and display colossal sculptures made of canned goods—all for a good cause. Materials from Canstruction are donated to the Merrimack Valley Food Bank.

If you would like to bring nonperishable food items, they will be donated to Merrimack Valley Food Bank.

This family program is designed for parents and children aged five to 13 years old. A maximum ratio of one adult per three children will be required. Please register both children and adults.