Calendar

Jul
24
Mon
World Builders: Minecraft with Jonathan!
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

We know you love Minecraft — we can’t keep our books about it on the shelf — so come play with us! Meet other Minecraft enthusiasts and work together in a shared world to build fantastic creations! Some accounts will be available for new players, but you’re encouraged to use your own if you have one. Recommended for ages 6-12.

Jul
25
Tue
ART-chitecture!
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Lois is back with more awesome art projects! Join her each Tuesday during the Summer Reading Program to explore your creative side with open-ended art projects based around building! Recommended for ages 5-12.

 

Jul
27
Thu
Rockets: There and Back! Session 1
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Boston Science Museum visits the Library for the first of TWO SESSIONS of this out-of-this-world workshop. Participants will create an air rocket that launches across the room, and engineer a way for a payload to return safely to Earth. This hands-on workshop explores the science behind rockets and space exploration. Use your imagination to plan, build, and test your own design. Recommended for ages 5-12.

Rockets: There and Back! Session 2
Jul 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

The Boston Science Museum visits the Library for the second of TWO SESSIONS of this out-of-this-world workshop. Participants will create an air rocket that launches across the room, and engineer a way for a payload to return safely to Earth. This hands-on workshop explores the science behind rockets and space exploration. Use your imagination to plan, build, and test your own design. Recommended for ages 5-12.

Aug
1
Tue
ART-chitecture!
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Lois is back with more awesome art projects! Join her each Tuesday during the Summer Reading Program to explore your creative side with open-ended art projects based around building! Recommended for ages 5-12.

 

Aug
4
Fri
Building Challenge: Articulated Hands!
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

What does that mean?! Join Moira for our third and final building challenge of the summer. We’ll learn how, using a few basic supplies, we can make artificial hands with moving fingers, just like ours! Recommended for ages 8-12.