Have kids who are engineering inclined — or want to expose them to extra science and engineering? Then you’ll enjoy learning about the locally-owned Engineering for Kids. This Greater Houston organization provides fun, hands-on before- and after-school enrichment programs, in-school field trips, and birthday parties.

Engineering for Kids is giving away a birthday party to one lucky HOUcheap reader!

Contest: Enter to win a birthday party for your child or special kid in your life! The prize package includes a 60-90 minute Engineering Activity birthday party (for up to 11 kids) at your site, valued at $250. Winner will choose one from the following parties, valid for up to one year:

  • LEGO® Robotics Party — Party guests will program robots to perform in a robotics challenge. (Kids will not get to keep the robots at the end of the party).
  • Blast Off Rocket Party — Party guests will design and build their own straw rocket and learn about Newton’s Third Law of Motion in the process. Rockets will be launched from a special launching pad. Kids will keep the rocket!
  • Chem-E Girl’s Fabulous Party — Party guests will discover how to make Lip Gloss plus Lollipops or Ice Cream. They will be exposed to Chemical and Industrial Engineering concepts. Girls will keep their creations!

Enter to win: Leave a comment on this blog post below to enter to win the $250 birthday party by Engineering for Kids. (This link will take you directly to comments.) One comment per person. Additional comments will be deleted. Contest ends Thursday, September 27, at noon, CST. Winner will be selected randomly by my blog app, And the Winner Is. Winner will be announced on this site and by email. Winner has 48 hours to respond or another winner will be selected. Good luck!

Engineering for Kids is a women-owned business with backgrounds in Engineering, Technology, Financial, and Oil Industries. The leadership team are members of ENRICH After School Program, SWE, SHPE, and NSBE.

Its variety of programs cover up to 10 different engineering disciplines for kids (ages 4-14) such as Aerospace, Chemical, Electrical, Electronic Game Design, Environmental, LEGO® Robotics Mindstorms, Marine and more. Find more information about its programs and parties online here or calling 281.499.9997.

This birthday party contest is sponsored by Engineering for Kids.