Tweens

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Upcoming Programs:

Saturday October 14th-Pumpkin Decorating Contest 10 am-2 pm

Drop in anytime to decorate a pumpkin, decorations & pumpkins will be supplied. Pumpkins will be on display & open voting-winners announced October 28th before Fall Fun Fest. You can enter as an individual or team.

Friday October 20th- Grand Rapids Ghost Hunters 6:30-7:30 pm

Members of the Grand Rapids Ghost Hunters will be giving a presentation on their ghost hunting techniques and will be available to answer your questions on the paranormal.

Ongoing Programs:

Tween STEAM

This program focuses on projects in the areas of science, technology, engineering, art and math. Each program includes a  variety of fun activities!

This program takes place on the following Mondays from 4:00-5:00 PM

September 11th- Building with Legos and K’Nex

September 25th- Circuitry with Squishy Circuits and Copper Tape

October 16th- Fall and Leaves Changing Colors

October 23rd- Frankentoys

November 13th- Weather

November 27th- Dinosaurs, Fossils and Amber

December 11th- Crafts and Holiday Presents

Makerspace- Every Monday from 2:00-7:00 PM

Join us upstairs at the gaming table for the makerspace. Different items will be made available each week for patron use including but not limited to colorful duct tape, origami paper, re purposing supplies, Legos, decoupage supplies and more.

Coding Club-

Come hang out at the library and practice your coding skills. Each meeting will have a fun coding challenge. Work as a team or on your own to develop your coding skills.

Some library laptops are available but if you have your own device (laptop, ipad or smartphone) feel free to bring it.

Each meeting takes place on the following Wednesdays from 4:00-5:00 PM at the library:

September 20th

October 4th

October 18th

November 8th

December 6th

December 20th

 

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