Tag: STEM

June 21, 2017 - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Make a mini mechanical Messi! Outfit a pull-back motor with the tools needed to create a soccer robot. Will your bot have what it takes to score the winning goal? Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. Space is limited; registration is required.

Age: 
Teen, Tween
June 14, 2017 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Wait...did I just see that? Participate in various science experiments using electricity, chemistry, and more with Science Joe from Exploration Universe. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. No registration required.

Age: 
Teen, Tween
June 24, 2017 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Anythink York Street's Teen Advisory Board invites interested teens to join us while we work on our garden plot. Meet at the library, and then we'll walk to the nearby Original Thornton Community Garden. Help us grow food and flowers for ourselves and for donation to help the community. Wear work clothes that you don't mind getting dirty. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. No registration required.

Age: 
Teen
June 23, 2017 - 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Elements! They make up everything around us, but what do you really know about them? Will magnesium, hydrogen, oxygen, or helium burn? Liquid nitrogen is great for freezing things, but what other fun stuff can we do with it? Exploration Universe will let kids see what some of the actual elements look like, learn some wild facts about them, and see some amazing demonstrations of their properties! Appropriate for kids and families ages 5 and up. No registration required.

Age: 
Children, Family, Teen, Tween
April 8, 2017 - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Anythink York Street and the University of Colorado have partnered to offer an exciting opportunity for families. Join educators from CU to learn the basics of coding (computer programming) by playing with an easy-to-use app called Scratch Jr. A free brunch will be served at 10 am followed by coding fun for the whole family starting at 10:30 am. Appropriate for adults and kids ages 5 and up. Space is limited; registration is required for each adult and child.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Adult, Children, Family
March 21, 2017 - 5:30 pm to 6:45 pm

Anythink York Street and the University of Colorado have partnered to offer an exciting opportunity for families. Join educators from CU to learn the basics of coding (computer programming) by playing with an easy-to-use app called Scratch Jr. A free dinner will be served at 5:30 followed by coding fun for the whole family starting at 6. Appropriate for adults and kids ages 5 and up. Space is very limited; registration is required for each participant.

Event Type: 
Class
Age: 
Children, Family

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