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Learn by playing with our new STEAM kits

Kids can learn by playing with the new STEAM kits at our Main Branch. Experiment with magnetism, electricity and the water cycle with our physics kit. Check out slides with our microscope. Complete circuits; build a motor, telegraph, radio or compass. Design a … Continue reading

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Eggs-citing science experiments

We made volcano eggs, a twist on the classic baking soda volcano. All you need to do is add baking soda to your egg dye. pic.twitter.com/Jfx3hCoIHj — MentorPublicLibrary (@MentorPL) March 28, 2018 We made volcano eggs last week, a twist … Continue reading

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Learn how to build your own terrarium with our Picking Up STEAM Club

Young scientists can learn how to build their own terrarium with our Picking Up STEAM Club at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 10, at our Lake Branch. The children will also explore ecology and learn about the water cycle. Our club is open to … Continue reading

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Lake Branch opening STEAM station for kids

Kids can combine play and learning when they try out the new STEAM Station at our Lake Branch. (If you don’t know, STEAM is an acronym that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.) Fledgling scientists as young as … Continue reading

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Sense & Science-Ability at the library

Kids tested all five of their senses earlier this week at our Main Branch. They needed to identify mystery flavors, mystery smells, mystery sounds, and even mystery feels, and they could only use one sense at time. The young scientists sniffed cotton … Continue reading

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