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Outsmart: STEAM Series

Date/Time

Oct 16, 2017 to Nov 27, 2017
04:30 PM until 05:30 PM

Description

5-week Interactive Children’s STEAM Workshop: Our STEAM workshop will correlate both art and science into a fun activity for children of any age. Every other week at the Tivoli Library we will be teaching a different activity that demonstrates the relationship between art and science; these activities will include: Pipette Art; Marble Milk Paper; Monsters and Aliens; Candy Cells; and Salt Vibrations.

Monday, October 2, 2017 @ 4:30pm-5:30pm: Pipette Art! - Pipette art teaches children how to use an essential science tool and make paintings with water colors. Children will learn how to handle different size pipettes and make beautiful drawings out of it!

Monday, October 16, 2017 @ 4:30pm-5:30pm: Marble Milk Paper - This will teach the children about how different amounts of calcium effect saturation rate. Using soap and food coloring they will create a paint pattern in the milk and then transfer their print onto water color paper.

Monday, October 30, 2017 @ 4:30pm-5:30pm: Monsters and Aliens - The kids will learn about what it takes for something to live on another planet. Using the basic qualities of the planets in the solar system the children will create their own aliens and monsters that will survive on their chosen planet.

Monday, November 13, 2017 @ 4:30pm-5:30pm: Candy Cells - Using various forms of candy the kids will learn about the different cell structures and create their own cells out of the candy. This is a fun and yummy treat for the kids.

Monday, November 27, 2017 @ 4:30pm-5:30pm: Salt Vibrations - This is a way for the kids to visualize sound vibrations. Using colored salt and speakers the kids will see how the salt travels based on the vibrations in different music.

Open to children of all ages and free. Your child will have a fun and interactive time learning about science! Happens in the East Room.

Sign-ups are helpful however we welcome any and all drop-ins. If you have any questions please email the teacher, Emma Klement at: ek0299@bard.edu or contact the library.

Special thanks to the Bard Center for Civic Engagement. http://www.bard.edu/cce/

When

Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:30pm – 5:30pm Eastern Time

Where

Tivoli Free Library, 86 Broadway, Tivoli, NY 12583, USA (map)

Cost

free

Location

View map Tivoli Free Library
86 Broadway
Tivoli, NY

Additional Information

Contact email

tivoliprograms@gmail.com

Neighborhood:

Tivoli

County:

Dutchess

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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