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DSTW (Daughters and Sons to Work Day)

Program Description

Berkeley Lab hosts children of employees for a day of science and fun. The program includes:

  • an introductory assembly
  • hands-on activities
  • workshops
  • science festival
  • tours of research facilities
  • interactions with scientists
  • lunch
  • Popsicle Party

Day At-A-Glance

7:45 AM Registration

9 AM Opening Assembly

9:45 - 12:15 PM Activities/Tours

12:30 - 1:15 PM Lunch

1:30 - 2:45 PM  Activities/Tours

3 - 3:30 PM Popsicle Party

3:30 PM All children must be picked up by parent/guardian


Children ages 9 to 16 who are guests of Berkeley Lab employees.

  • Space is limited to 150 children
  • Limit of 3 children per Lab employee

Key Dates

  • Program Date:
    2​3​ April 201​5​
  • Application Available:
    1 April 2015
  • Application Due:
    1​6​ April 2015 at 5PM

How to Register

*Paper applications will NO LONGER be available, please register online. If you do not have access to a workstation please visit Building 7 Room 209 between 8:30am and 4pm starting April 1st.


Chaperones are needed for the event to guide guests to all parts of the day's program. Volunteers are needed to help with registration, assist in workshops, and a variety of other tasks that make this day possible. All volunteers will receive a free T-shirt and lunch.

To volunteer for this event, complete the Volunteer Registration Form

For more information contact