Wednesday Maker Series – Ages 6-11 (Weds)

Wednesday Maker Series – Ages 6-11 (Weds)

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

Coding for kids, Scratch Jr./ Hopscotch

Wednesday, Oct. 2nd,  3-4 PM.

Kids can learn how to make their own interactive stories and animations using code with Scratch Jr. , Hopscotch, Lightbot and Tynker. The different apps can help children learn code at their own pace.

Ages 6 – 11 years.

 

LEGO® Challenge: Halloween Scenes

Wednesday, Oct. 9th, 3-4 PM.

Strengthen your STEM muscles and spark your imagination with an abundance of Lego bricks.

Ages 6 – 11 years.

 

Build a Chain Reaction

Wednesday, Oct. 16th, 3-4 PM.

Kids will have access to KEVA® blocks, LEGO® blocks, cardboard tubes and a variety of other different items in order to build sequences of events so that one action triggers another action, which triggers another action, and so on! (Think dominoes.) Kids will learn how to work through the process of building and problem solving. Users are invited to try out an idea; build toward it, test it, redesign, build and test again.

Ages 6 – 11 years.

 

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.