Wednesday Maker Series – Ages 6-11 (Weds)

Wednesday Maker Series – Ages 6-11 (Weds)

Space is limited – please call 244-7036 to register.

 

Design a Moon Rover

Wednesday, October 23, 3-4 PM.

Design your own Mars rover! What kinds of scientific instruments would your rover need to explore the surface of Mars and collect information? How does your rover communicate back with Earth? Does it need special wheels to drive on the surface of moon? Kids will have a chance to draw out their ideas of what a rover might look like then they will work together acting as “Mission Control” and a “Rover” to navigate through a large obstacle course.

Ages 6 – 11 years.

 

Halloween Flyers

Wednesday, Oct. 30th, 3-4 PM.

Kids can either make their own Halloween design or use our pre-made templates to create a Halloween flyer which will attach to a straw to help it fly through the air. At the end of the program kids can challenge each other to see how far their flyer will go.

Ages 6 – 11 years.

 

Air Pollution – How To “Go Green” Escape Room

Wednesday, November 6, 3-4 PM.

Join us & unlock something!

Breakout EDU is the immersive learning games platform that brings the  challenges of an Escape Room to the Library. Work with others to solve puzzles and challenges provided by Breakout EDU. Kids will learn about air pollution and the earth using this fun process.

 

Make Milk Plastic

Wednesday, November 13,  3-4 PM.

Have you ever heard that plastic can be made out of milk? You may be surprised to learn that from the early 1900s until about 1945, milk plastic (usually called casein plastic)  was commonly used to make many different plastic ornaments, including buttons, beads and other jewelry. In this activity you will make your own casein plastic out of hot milk and vinegar. Food coloring can be added and cookie cutters will be used to make different shapes.

 

Creating with littleBits®

Wednesday, November 20, 3-4 PM.

This littleBits creations program is designed for youth to both learn about and explore STEAM concepts and 21st century skills. 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.

 

KĒVA® Family Free Build

Wednesday, November 27 from 12-5 PM

Build with KĒVA® Planks in an engaging, interactive learning space. Try out quiet guided construction or activities that bring stories, STEM and art to life.

(Please note:  this is a drop-by, no registration event. As per Library policies, parent/guardian supervision required for children under 8.)