Items tagged with Maker Kids

PLEASE REGISTER-STEAMing Ahead: Grades1-3

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This interactive science program incorporates Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics (aka STEAM!)
For grades 1-3

JUNE 27 - TUESDAY:
"Fooling Around With Forks"
Experiment with balance!

For further information and to register,
please contact Kris Nash

(knash [at] westportlibrary [dot] org

Higgins Room
Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3
Maker Kids

Family Maker Sunday: Mother's Day Cards

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Drop in and make a light-up card for your favorite mom. Create a card that will have an LED light in it.

MakerSpace, The Great Hall
Maker Movement, Family
All ages
Maker
Maker Kids

Kids LEGO Robotics Club

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robotics Join a Robotics building club. Each month students will be given a theme and a related robot picture to inspire their building and programming. Grades K-5.

For further information, please contact Margaret Pastel (mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org).

Register online (Materials fee, $5)

Note: Registration is NOT transferable

Note: A caregiver must remain in Library during the class. 

Weeks Seminar Room

Online Minecraft Meetup:Grades 3 & Up

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Meet online every Friday afternoon by signing onto the Fairfield County Minecraft server.  To join our Minecraft server, please email Jaina Shaw jshaw [at] westportlibrary [dot] org

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Teen, Maker Movement
Maker
Maker Kids

PLEASE REGISTER-STEAMing Ahead: Grades1-3

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This interactive science program incorporates Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics.  For grades 1-3

MARCH 21:
"Puddle Paper"
Make art with fluids that just won't mix!
Register >>

APRIL 18:
"Equilibrium on a String"
Making mobiles!
CANCELLED
For further information,
please contact Kris Nash

(knash [at] westportlibrary [dot] org


 

Higgins Room
Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3
Maker Kids

DeweyKnit: Grade4toAdult

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Learn how to knit, get help with a project or just hang out and knit.  Cozy & companionable!

Inexperienced knitters should bring size 8 needles and worsted weight yarn.

For new to experienced knitters from Grade 4 to Adults.

If you have any questions, please contact Mary Parmelee
(mparmelee [at] westportlibrary [dot] org)

Weeks Seminar Room
Maker Kids

Minecraft Meetup for Grades K-2

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minecraft

Are you interested in learning how to play Minecraft? Or, are you a Minecrafter looking to build with other players and make new friends? Join the Minecraft meetup for grades K-2.

Students will need a Minecraft account (DIFFERENT than the Pocket Edition/mobile version!) and a password. Bring your own laptop, or let us know if you'd like to use one of ours. Minecraft accounts can be purchased online. We will have some logins available if students do not have their own account.

For more information and to learn how to register, please contact Jaina Shaw
(jshaw [at] westportlibrary [dot] org)

Higgins Room
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2
Maker Kids

i²robotics Demonstration

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Join i²robotics and The New Haven Bomb Squad for a unique and inspiring Robotics Demonstration in the Great Hall in front of the MakerSpace! 
i²robotics, a FIRST Tech Challenge robotics team made up of ten
Staples HS students, in collaboration with the New Haven Bomb Squad,
will demonstrate competition and bomb searching and destroying robots.
Please join us to see the latest in robotics game and bomb detecting
technology and learn about the FIRST (For Inspiration of Recognition
and Technology) program for students.

MakerSpace, The Great Hall
Technology
All ages
Maker Kids

Yuri’s Night: Celebrate World Space Night

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yuri's nightJoin the MakerSpace's 2nd celebration of the night the first man journeyed into space with crafts and space-themed virtual reality. All ages.

Yuri’s Night is a global celebration of humanity’s past, present, and future in space. Yuri’s Night parties and events are held around the world every April in commemoration of Yuri Gagarin becoming the first human to venture into space on April 12, 1961, and the inaugural launch of the first Space Shuttle on April 12, 1981.

The Great Hall
Maker Movement
All ages
Maker
Maker Kids

Online Minecraft Meetup:Grades 3 & Up

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Meet online every Friday afternoon by signing onto the Fairfield County Minecraft server.  To join our Minecraft server, please email Jaina Shaw jshaw [at] westportlibrary [dot] org

Other
Teen, Maker Movement
Maker
Maker Kids