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Full STEAM Ahead: Geocaching

Learn about geocaching and go on a library geocache! Register online or call 440-250-5471. Saturday, July 23 (4:00pm-5:00pm).

Solar Oven

We will construct a solar oven out of a pizza box and attempt to cook a recipe with it. You can take your oven home along with some solar oven recipes. Register online or call 440-250-5471. Saturday, July 23 (2:00pm-3:00pm).

Mathapalooza

Love it or hate it, Math is part of everyday life. Join us at Mathapalooza to try out various math exploration stations. Friday, July 22 (1:00pm-3:00pm). Part of STEAM Week.

WPPL's Annual Egg Drop

Celebrate engineering during STEAM Week with your design in our egg drop. Come to the Porter Room from 11:00-11:45am to build your design to hold your egg. Then join us at 12:00 noon in the library lobby for the official egg drop. Wednesday, July 20 (11:00am-11:45am).

Jim Kleefeld's Sports & Fitness Magic

Come and see Jim perform magic with soccer balls, jump ropes, sports collector cards, Olympic events, and lots more! For Ages 4+.

Free tickets available at the Youth Services Desk beginning July 12. Limit of six tickets per adult, please. Tuesday, July 19 (7:00pm-7:45pm).

STEAM Pop-Up Museum!

Kick off STEAM Week with hands-on exhibits featuring arch building, programming a robot and more! Ticketed sessions will be hosted every hour, so please choose the session that works best for you.

Limit of 6 free tickets per adult, available beginning July 11 in the Youth Department. Monday, July 18 (12:00pm-7:00pm).

Yoga Rhyme Time!

Try this fun form of exercise. This is a perfect way to introduce yoga and practice simple poses with rhymes that imitate animals and nature. Remember to wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel or yoga mat. Ages 3-1/2 to 5, with a caregiver. No registration necessary. Tuesday, July 12 (1:00pm-1:30pm).

Weird(er) Science: Little Bits Bubblebot

We'll use LittleBits to create a Bubblebot and then demonstrate. Register online or call 440-250-5471. Friday, July 8 (4:00pm-5:30pm).

Junior Video Game Creation

Get started making your own video games with Scratch, free software from MIT that you can use at home long after the class ends. Bring your flashdrive to save your game. Register online or call 440-250-5471. Friday, July 8 (10:00am-12:00pm).

Kids Summer Reading

Book Buddies

For kids entering grades 1-4
Tuesdays 2:30-3:00 pm
June 14-July 26