• FAMILY RUBE GOLDBERG MACHINE CHALLENGE!

    Can your family make a Rube Goldberg Machine?

    Here is the Staycation-Stay Healthy Challenge!

    Make a Rube Goldberg Machine with at least 5 steps that will drop a bar of soap, bottle of soap, or bottle of hand sanitizer into someone's hands!

     You can do it!  Don't forget to take a picture and/or video to share on our social media! #GCStaycation

    What is a Rube Goldberg Machine?

Rube Goldberg Picture
  • Rube Goldberg was a Pulitzer Prize winning artist in the 1940s who became famous for his cartoon drawings of very complicated gadgets that were constructed to perform extremely simple tasks.  These "Rube Goldberg Machines" typically completed the simple task through a series of "steps" in indirect, convoluted ways.  

    Take a look at one of his original cartoon drawings:

    Rube Goldberg Cartoon

Watch a Rube Goldberg Machine in Action!