Harry Potter’s pet owl, Hedwig, was loved by all. However, they never talked about what Hedwig did in her off time. Join us as we learn about the digestive systems of owls by dissecting actual owl pellets. Will you be able to recreate the mouse that Hedwig ate for dinner earlier this week? There’s only one way to find out! Materials will be available for pick-up at the Anythink Perl Mack branch starting on October 13th. The program will be held online using GoToMeeting. A link to the program will be sent out via email to registrants. Space is limited; registration required.
Join us as we learn about feathers and flight. What keeps birds in the sky and why are feathers so different for different kinds of birds? Appropriate for kids ages 4-12 and their caregivers. Space is limited; registration is requested. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Learn about being a naturalist while working on your drawing skills. Participants will focus on details as they observe and draw live animal models. Space is limited; registration is requested. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Observe three live owls up close and learn about being a predator on an imaginary mouse hunt using experiments and hands-on demonstrations. Space is limited; registration required.
Explore a variety of activities involving science, technology, engineering, art and math. Appropriate for elementary school-aged kids and their caregivers.
- Dec. 2 – Remarkable Reptiles with Denver Zoo
- Dec. 12 – Sensational Plants with Denver Botanic Gardens
- Dec. 16 – Brainteasers with Colorado Ballet
Join us for a trip down the yellow brick road to gain a heart, a brain, and some nerve, while learning about pets and shelter services from the Adams County Animal Shelter. Stations will guide you around the library to create, think, try, and watch the classic film. Appropriate for all ages.
Hedwig, Harry Potter’s pet owl, was loved by all, however… they never talked about what Hedwig did in his off time. Join us as we learn all about the digestive process of owls by dissecting actual owl pellets. Will you be able to recreate the mouse that Hedwig ate for dinner earlier this week?? Only one way to find out! Best for tween and teens.
They're back! The porcine geniuses from Top Hogs will make a return performance at Anythink Perl Mack as part of our mySummer Finale festivities. Come experience all the thrills and chills as John and his team of piggy performers dazzle you with tricks and charm galore. Then, stick around to help us celebrate the end of an incredible mySummer!
Get up close and personal with The Jungle Lady’s animal friends from around the world. Meet turtles, snakes, lizards and even a friendly hedgehog. This hands-on experience is fun and safe for kids of all ages. No registration required.