Event Details
Friday May 17th, 2019
6:30 – 9:00pm
Cranbrook Institute of Science
39221 Woodward Avenue
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303

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About Women Rock Science
Women Rock Science
is an interactive experience to raise funds in support of Cranbrook Institute of Science’s “Service to Other’s” initiatives, and to celebrate those who are champions of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM).

Currently, over 31,000 PreK-12 students from underserved local communities such as Detroit, Southfield, Pontiac, Flint, and Hamtramck benefit from STEAM outreach programs delivered by Cranbrook Institute of Science. The goal of Women Rock Science is to raise funds in support of these initiatives.

  • Business/Business Casual Attire
  • Women Rock Science t-shirts are available for purchase online, or onsite at the Institute’s Science Shop.
  • Please note – men are welcome to attend!

Event Activities

  • Hands-on STEAM education experiences
  • Planetarium shows
  • Museum exhibits open
  • Strolling hors d'oeuvres and STEAM themed cocktails
  • Jewelry displays and sales by Greenstone’s Jewelers of Birmingham
  • Science Shop
  • Unique gift for each attendee
  • Free valet parking
  • Brief program

Women Rock Science Co-Chairs

Adele Acheson
Linzie Venegas

Our Honorees

Richard L. DeVore
Executive Vice President
Regional President
Detroit and Southeast Michigan
The PNC Financial Services Group

Angela English
Detroit Public Schools Community District
Emerson Elementary-Middle School

Joi Harris
Vice President
Major Enterprise Projects
DTE Energy

New! Patron Party

Women Rock Science attendees who purchase tickets or sponsorships at $250 and above are invited to attend a jewelry preview event. A portion of all proceeds benefit Cranbrook Institute of Science’s “Service to Others” initiatives.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Greenstone’s Fine Jewelers
430 N Old Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009
5:00 – 8:00pm 

Deadline to register is Wednesday, May 10, 2019

If you cannot attend, but would like to make a donation in support of Women Rock Science, click the "Become a Sponsor" button below.


Call or Email: Katja Thomakos, CFRE, Director of Development @ 248-645-3220 or kthomakos@cranbrook.edu