Programs & Events for Kids

 
 
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Program Calendar for Kids

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Scratch Coding | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
September 12, 2018 

Older kids will learn new skills and get creative by designing their own coding projects together!

 

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Science Literacy Week (SLW) Launch with Mad Science | 10 AM - 12 PM
September 15, 2018 

Families can help us kick off Science Literacy Week at our morning launch event! You can view cool science project displays at 10 AM, and then kids 5 - 12 will be blown Up, Up, and Away with
a 45 minute show by Mad Science at 10:30 AM.

 

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Electronic Music Workshop | 4 PM
September 17, 2018 

Learn how to use modular analogue synthesizers in combination with sequencing software to make electronic music.

 

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SLW: Arduino Action | 5:30 PM
September 17, 2018 

Kids use simple micro- computer programming to explore basic electronics, and make things react at their command!

 

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SLW: Let's Talk Science Workshop | 7 PM
September 18, 2018 

While learning about surface tension and membranes, kids will amaze themselves by making square bubbles. Then they’ll explore classic optical illusions to discover how they trick our brains, and create their own optical illusion to take home, too.

 

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Lego Club | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
September 19, 2018 

Build, learn and play at this drop-in Lego program.

 

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SLW: Let's Talk Science Workshop | 3:45 PM
September 19, 2018 

Kids will create their very own personalized Scratch N' Sniff stickers from gelatine and drink mix, then make polymeric silly putty to take home.

 

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SLW: Science Story Time | 6:30 PM
September 20, 2018 

Mini-scientists will love hearing stories and learning about nature & technology.

 

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SLW: Scientists in School: Catch Me If You Can! | 2 PM
September 22, 2018 

Do you have what it takes to be Sherlock Holmes? You’ll use your investigative skills to search for clues, compare a variety of finger and lip prints and uncover a secret message using grape juice!

 

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Scratch Coding | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
September 26, 2018 

Older kids will learn new skills and get creative by designing their own coding projects together!

 

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Lego Club | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
October 3, 2018 

Build, learn and play at this drop-in Lego program.

 

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Scratch Coding | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
October 10, 2018 

Older kids will learn new skills and get creative by designing their own coding projects together!

 

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Arduino Action | 5:30 PM
October 15, 2018 

Kids use simple micro- computer programming to explore basic electronics, and make things react at their command!

 

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Lego Club | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
October 17, 2018 

Build, learn and play at this drop-in Lego program.

 

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Author Visit with Sylvia McNicoll | 1:45 PM
October 18, 2018 

Sylvia will be reading from the latest title in her popular Great Mistake Mysteries series, The Snake Mistake Mystery!

 

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Story Time with Lacey Bakker | 10:30 AM
October 18, 2018 

Families with kids 3 - 5 can join author Lacey Bakker as she reads from her three engaging new titles. 

 

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Scratch Coding | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
October 24, 2018 

Older kids will learn new skills and get creative by designing their own coding projects together!

 

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Lego Club | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
November 7, 2018 

Build, learn and play at this drop-in Lego program.

 

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Arduino Action | 5:30 PM
November 12, 2018 

Kids use simple micro- computer programming to explore basic electronics, and make things react at their command!

 

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Scratch Coding | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
November 14, 2018 

Older kids will learn new skills and get creative by designing their own coding projects together!

 

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Lego Club | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
November 21, 2018 

Build, learn and play at this drop-in Lego program.

 

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Scratch Coding | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
November 28, 2018 

Older kids will learn new skills and get creative by designing their own coding projects together!

 

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Lego Club | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
December 5, 2018 

Build, learn and play at this drop-in Lego program.

 

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Scratch Coding | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
December 12, 2018 

Older kids will learn new skills and get creative by designing their own coding projects together!

 

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Lego Club | 3:45 - 4:45 PM
December 19, 2018 

Build, learn and play at this drop-in Lego program.

 

 

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