Tag Archives: STEAM

Using math and chemistry to make art

Our STEAM kids used math and chemistry to make art earlier this week. (If you don’t know, STEAM is an acronym that stands for Science Technology Engineering Art Math. So using three out of five ain’t bad.) First, our kids … Continue reading

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Engineering for the zip line

As part of our STEAM series, kids designed and built weights out of our Lego Blocks. Then we saw which weights traveled the farthest and fastest on our zip line. Our STEAM series returns next year with a program focused … 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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Kids take on old tech

Smart phones have rendered a lot of technology redundant: cameras; clocks; GPS; iPods; encyclopedia (yes, books are a kind of technology); flashlights; and more. During their STEAM program in October, kids examined tech from bygone eras and placed them into … Continue reading

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Kids can check the tech at the library

Kids can learn new and novel ways to use technology when our STEAM series continues at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 24. Young techies will try hands-on experiments and activities using the latest gear. They’ll have fun and learn something too. During previous … Continue reading

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