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Materials needed: Square origami paper Googly eyes Glue stick Watch the Video Instructions Kid + Tween JUNE Activities by Amy Westmoreland | June 14, 2022 | Blog, Kid STEAM, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 0 CommentsSUMMER READING 2022- OCEANS OF POSSIBILITIES School is out and the sun is (mostly) shining... that means it is now SUMMER READING! Sign up at the booth in the front foyer. You can also sign up through the app Beanstack. 1st prizes: starts June 21st2nd prizes: starts... Read More APRIL Kid + Tween Activities by Amy Westmoreland | April 8, 2022 | Blog, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM, Upcoming Events | 0 Comments FAMILY FRIENDLY FILM NIGHTS Every 1st and 3rd Tuesday @ 4pm in the Community Room. SCHEDULE:April 19th: The Secret Garden (1949) Children under 12 must be accompanied by someone 14 or older. KID + TWEEN STEAM KITS For ages 6-11. Now in person!Every 1st... Read More Kid + Tween STEAM: Q Tip Bow & Arrow by Amy Westmoreland | March 4, 2022 | Blog, Craft Instructions Post, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 0 CommentsHave lots of fun with this very mini bow and arrow! Materials needed: Popsicle sticks Q-tips Duct tape (to decorate) Dental floss From home: pencil, nail clippers, marker, and scissors Note: soak popsicle stick in a bowl of warm water before starting Read More Kid + Tween STEAM: Halley’s Comet Catcher by Amy Westmoreland | January 24, 2022 | Blog, Kid STEAM, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 2 CommentsMake a fun comet catcher! Materials needed: Foil, folded Square piece of paper - origami size in the kit Yarn Model magic Read More Kid + Tween STEAM: Pigpen Cipher by Amy Westmoreland | November 16, 2021 | Blog, Craft Instructions Post, Kid STEAM, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 0 CommentsCan you stump your friends and family with the ciphers you create? Gather the materials below and follow the instructions to find out how! Cipher papers (images coming soon) 2 Brads Read More Kid + Tween STEAM: Pom Pom Poppers! by Amy Westmoreland | November 2, 2021 | Blog, Craft Instructions Post, Kid STEAM, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 0 CommentsHave lots of POPPING fun with this Pom-Pom Popper! The kit includes: Paper clips Balloons Rubber bands Launch material Directions: 1 - Cut the bottom off of the paper cup.2 - Tie a knot at the open end of the balloon.3 - Cut the top 1/2 inch of the balloon off,... Read More Kid + Tween STEAM: Catapult! by Amy Westmoreland | October 19, 2021 | Blog, Craft Instructions Post, Kid STEAM, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 0 CommentsLOOK OUT! This awesome catapult will send things FLYING. Here is what you will need to put this together: 10 pencils Spoon 16 rubber bands Soft launching materials (pom-poms, marshmallows, etc) Read More Kid + Tween STEAM: Blubber Bag & Bird Feeder by Amy Westmoreland | October 6, 2021 | Blog, Craft Instructions Post, Kid STEAM, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 0 CommentsOur first Take N' Go STEAM kit for October is learning how creatures survive and thrive in cold climates. The kit comes with a super cool BLUBBER BAG, plus supplies to make a bird feeder. You will need: Crisco (from the Blubber Bag) Pine cone String Sunflower seeds... Read More September Kids + Tween STEAM Craft by Amy Westmoreland | September 8, 2021 | Blog, Craft Instructions Post, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 0 CommentsFind out why cats' eyes glow with this craft! Materials needed: Clean can Scissors 4x4 black trash bag piece Rubber band Flashlight Read More Summer STEM: Animal Coding Game by Amy Westmoreland | July 28, 2021 | Blog, Craft Instructions Post, Kid STEAM, Kid's Corner, Tween Scene, Tween STEAM | 4 CommentsOur Summer STEM from Your Library program is made possible by our sponsors: the Idaho Commission for Libraries and the Idaho STEM Action Center. A big thank you to them for their support!This fun and interactive STEM activity will teach the technique of "If-Then,"... Read More Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.