Event Tags: School Age Programs

Augmented Reality Art Event (Grades K-5)

Augmented Reality Art Event (Grades K-5)

Age range: Grades Kindergarten – 5th In-person, Thursday 3/24, 4:00 – 4:45 PM This program brings your artwork to life with augmented reality (AR), an interactive virtual experience. Participants will personalize various coloring pages to use with our favorite Augmented Reality app, Quiver. Learn about AR technology through direct experience. This program is available as both a take-home kit and a small group, masked in-person event. Please pick only one option when registering. Registration required. Click here to register. 

Augmented Reality Art Kit (Grades K-5)

Augmented Reality Art Kit (Grades K-5)

Age range: Grades Kindergarten – 5th Kits available the week of 3/18 This program brings your artwork to life with augmented reality (AR), an interactive virtual experience. This kit will include various coloring pages to use with our favorite augmented reality app, Quiver. Families will need a smart device with a camera (iPad, smartphone, etc.) and access to the internet to use Quiver from home. This program is available as both a take-home kit and a small group, masked in-person event. Please pick only one option when registering. Registration is required. Participants will be required to pick up their activity kit from the library once the order is ready; staff will notify participants when orders are ready. Register here.

Intro to 3D Paper Crafts Kit (Grades K-5)

Intro to 3D Paper Crafts Kit (Grades K-5)

Age range: Grades Kindergarten – 5th Kits/tutorial available the week of 3/4 Ever wondered how artists make pop-up books or 3D pictures that pop-off the page? Follow along with our tutorial video and make your own 3D creations with this kit. This activity is great for developing critical thinking skills and resilience. Registration is required. Participants will be required to pick up their activity kit from the library once the order is ready; staff will notify participants when orders are ready. Register here.

Birthday Confetti Slime Kit (Grades K-5)

Birthday Confetti Slime Kit (Grades K-5)

Age range: Grades Kindergarten – 5th Kits available: the week of 2/18 Celebrate the library’s 100th birthday with our Centennial, as we create slime full of confetti. This messy program is available as both a take-home kit and a small group, masked in-person event. Please pick only one option when registering. Registration is required. Participants will be required to pick up their activity kit from the library once the order is ready; staff will notify participants when orders are ready. Register here.

Homeschool Space (Grades K-5)

Homeschool Space (Grades K-5)

Age range: Grades Kindergarten – 5th grade Last Friday of the month (1/28, 2/25, & 3/25) 1:00 – 2:00 PM – Virtual on Zoom This program welcomes homeschoolers to get together and socialize while we play games, complete art activities, and complete learning challenges. This kid-driven program welcomes suggestions for topics/activities from kids and their families. Registration is required. Register here.  

Being Thankful Mindfulness Kit (Grades K-5)

Being Thankful Mindfulness Kit (Grades K-5)

Take home activity kit for Grades K-5 Available week of 11/19 Practice mindfulness skills like reflection and focus on the positive with thankfulness based art. Differentiated by grade level grouping. Registration is required. Register here. Our staff will email you when each kit is ready for pickup. Then you can pick up anytime we are open on your schedule.

Slime-y Science (Grades K-5)

Slime-y Science (Grades K-5)

Age range: Grades K-5 Take Home Kit Only: Available week of 11/12 Zoom: Thursday, 11/11, 4:00 – 5:00 PM REGISTER HERE. Join our Zoom Slime tutorial for tips and a chance to share with other kids. This activity is available as just a take home kit or as a take-home kit and a digital class. Slime lovers and those new to slime are welcome to join us on Zoom as we make slime together and talk all things messy! This time, we’re making whiteboard slime, which you can really draw on! Supplies provided. Registration is required. Register here. You will need to pick up the supply kit for this program in advance. Our staff will contact you via email when the supplies are ready to pick up.

Fruit, Veggies, and Leaf Stampers (Grades K-2)

Fruit, Veggies, and Leaf Stampers (Grades K-2)

In-Person event for grades K-2, Make art with nature Saturday, 11/6, 1:00 – 2:00 PM – In-Person REGISTER HERE. It’s fall! And fall means leaves, pumpkins, and crafts! Join us as we create some amazing crafts with nature. This event will be held outside, if weather allows. Otherwise, it will be held indoors. Registration required. Unvaccinated patrons over the age of two years old MUST wear a mask while attending in-person library events. This means children ages 3- 12 must be masked at events, even outdoors. We highly suggest but do not require vaccinated patrons mask up at indoor events.

Fall S.T.E.M. Kit (Grades K-5)

Fall S.T.E.M. Kit (Grades K-5)

Take home activity kit for Grades K-5 Available week of 11/05 Explore science, math, engineering, and art with a fall twist. You won’t be-leaf how much fun it will be! Differentiated by grade level grouping. Registration required. Register here. Our staff will email you when each kit is ready for pickup. Then you can pick up anytime we are open on your schedule.

Mad Science: Gel Creators

Mad Science: Gel Creators

Digital event for ages 6-10, Make gels with science Thursday, 10/28, 4:00-5:00 PM – Live on Zoom Learn about gels & how they are made as we do science together over Zoom. Harden liquids like magic and show off your creations to other kids. Supplies and instructions will be provided, though caregiver supervision is recommended, especially for developing readers. You will need to pick up the supply kit for this program in advance. Registration is required. Register here.