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Collect your clues at the Imaginarium and venture on our STEM Scavenger Hunt. Drop your completed entry in the Imaginarium's STEM Scavenger Hunt Raffle Box to be entered to win $25 in Chamber Cash!Find out more »
Check out our Ladies of STEM Book Display in the Imaginarium!Find out more »
Teens are invited to discover the 3D printer by designing a 3D object using Tinkercad, a free online program that teaches basic 3D print design. Teens will also have an opportunity to have their design or a design of their choosing printed on the library's 3D printer while playing STEM trivia. Due to the length of time 3D printing takes, teens will need to pick up their 3D prints at a later date.Find out more »
Join us during this open studio time in the Imaginarium for self-guided Sunday craft time. Supplies and equipment will be available for use, but feel free to bring your own. In honor of Ada Lovelace Day, button-making supplies for creating your very own Ada Lovelace Day button pin and "Ladies of STEM" coloring sheets will be available. The Imaginarium is open to all ages, but children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.Find out more »
What is DNA? DNA science is used every day in our world. Forensic labs test DNA evidence, farmers use genetically modified seeds and doctors target disease treatments using DNA markers. Everyone has heard of it, and everyone has it, but what is it? In this activity students will learn about the structure and function of DNA. Curiosity Labs is a series sponsored by MilliporeSigma that connects their scientists with Mead Public Library patrons. Attendees will be treated to themed science presentations…Find out more »
Teens, join us for a fun filled craft program where we will use video games as inspiration in creating "pixel" art using perler beads while playing STEM trivia. Whether you want to make a replica of an 8-bit Mario or try to make your favorite pixelated Pokemon, stop into the Imaginarium and get crafting.Find out more »
Drop in and create/edit Wikipedia entries for notable local women in science, technology, engineering, art & math.Find out more »
Girls ages 8 - 14 can participate in this Ada Lovelace Day-inspired morning workshop which includes Curiosity Labs: Chemiluminescence with MilliporeSigma scientists, flash talks by local women in STEM, blackout poetry circuit art, Ozobots color coding, Makey Makey games, Ada Lovelace Day button making, and tea, lemonade and sweet treats. Preregistration is required.Find out more »
Drop-in for Makey Makey games, Ozobot coding, littleBits music, LEGO and straw construction, and Ada Lovelace Day button making. Open to all ages, but children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.Find out more »
Ada Lovelace Day is an international holiday that recognizes the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Girls ages 8 - 14 can participate in this Ada Lovelace Day-inspired day of activities which includes Elementastic Science with Dr. Angelika Henke, Arduino, robotics, space science, Ozobot and Makey Makey games, 3D printing, flash talks by local women in STEM professions and more! Free lunch will be provided by Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches. Tea and sweet treats will also be included. Elementastic…Find out more »
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