Maker Weds – (Kids 8-11)

Maker series events are for children ages 8-11. Space is limited – please call to register: 244-7036

 

Science projects part 2: Wed. March 20th—3:00—4:00PM*

Kids will make a Tornado in a bottle and a Popsicle Stick Catapult with marshmallows. Ages 8-11 years.

 

Circuit bugs: Wed. March 27th—3:00—4:00PM*

Using copper tape, LED lights, a button battery, clothes pins, wiggly eyes and pipe cleaners kids will create bugs that light up. Ages 8-11 years.

 

Creating with littleBits®: Wednesday, APRIL 3, 3:00—4:00PM*

The littleBits® are kits that are composed of electronic building blocks that are color-coded, magnetic, and make complex technology simple and fun. The kits will be set up as stations for kids to explore and create. Ages 8-11 years.

 

Create your own Slime: Wednesday, APRIL 10, 3:00—4:00PM*

Learn how to make basic slime using household ingredients. Safe and Borax-free ingredients will be used such as craft glue, cornstarch and saline solution. Kids will be able to make different colored slime using food coloring to which they can add glitter or beads. Ages 8-11 years.

 

Squishy Circuits: Wednesday, APRIL 24, 3:00—4:00PM*

Squishy circuits are a fun way to learn and explore the basics of electricity and electrical circuits. Kids can create colorful sculptures by using conductive and insulating dough with LED lights and a battery pack.  Ages 8 to 11.