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Kitchen Science - Gingerbread House Engineering

2021-12-04 15:00:00 2021-12-04 16:00:00 America/New_York Kitchen Science - Gingerbread House Engineering The art and science of gingerbread house construction has driven competitions around the world. With the guidance of FIU CASE, learn how to create the best gingerbread structure using kitchen chemistry, the engineering design process, and holiday cheer! A list of required and suggested ingredients will be provided to participants who wish to create their own project to take home. Social distancing is recommended. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 8 - 12 yrs. Miami Lakes Branch -

Saturday, December 04
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-12-04 15:00:00 2021-12-04 16:00:00 America/New_York Kitchen Science - Gingerbread House Engineering The art and science of gingerbread house construction has driven competitions around the world. With the guidance of FIU CASE, learn how to create the best gingerbread structure using kitchen chemistry, the engineering design process, and holiday cheer! A list of required and suggested ingredients will be provided to participants who wish to create their own project to take home. Social distancing is recommended. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 8 - 12 yrs. Miami Lakes Branch -

The art and science of gingerbread house construction has driven competitions around the world. With the guidance of FIU CASE, learn how to create the best gingerbread structure using kitchen chemistry, the engineering design process, and holiday cheer! A list of required and suggested ingredients will be provided to participants who wish to create their own project to take home. Social distancing is recommended. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 8 - 12 yrs.

Materials Needed:

  • Pre-made gingerbread – OR substitute items like graham crackers
  • Pre-made icing
  • A suitable cookie sheet and cover to transport
     

Optional Materials:

  • Hard candies
  • Gum drops
  • Chocolate
  • Other delectable treats of your choosing to serve as decorative or structural elements

AGE GROUP: | Tween (8-12) |

EVENT TYPE: | STEAM | In-Person | Holiday | Arts & Crafts |

TAGS: | Tween | STEM | Learning and Classes | In-Person | Arts and Crafts |

Miami Lakes Branch

docurroc@mdpls.org
Phone: 305-822-6520
Branch manager
Carmen Docurro

Hours
Mon, Jan 30 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jan 31 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 01 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 02 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 03 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 04 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Feb 05 Closed

Branch manager
Carmen Docurro
Address
6699 Windmill Gate Road
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
Tel: 305-822-6520

Upcoming events

Sat, Feb 04, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. Please visit https://www.mdpls.org/tutor/ for course offerings, location information, and to register. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Feb 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Multipurpose Room
Enjoy a hands-on activity with FIU undergraduate and medical students. Materials will be provided. Meets the first Saturday of the month. Made possible by Green Family Foundation NeighborhoodHELP. Registration is required. Ages 5 - 15 yrs.

Tue, Feb 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Multipurpose Room
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Tue, Feb 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic game. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or docurroc@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Wed, Feb 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Share a sweet treat with a loved one by decorating your own cupcake. Made possible by the Town of Miami Lakes Educational Advisory board. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or docurroc@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 09, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Have you ever met a hedgehog before? Meet Prickle Rick, a pygmy albino African hedgehog, and enjoy stories. Space is limited. Registration recommended. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or docurroc@mdpls.org. Ages 8 yrs.+

Sat, Feb 11, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. Please visit https://www.mdpls.org/tutor/ for course offerings, location information, and to register. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Feb 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Have you ever wondered how robots work in real life? Join the Miami-Dade Police Department for a robot demonstration and learn how the robot was built and how it is used. You will have a chance to ask questions and take photos with the robot. Registration is required. Ages 6 yrs.+

Tue, Feb 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Multipurpose Room
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Wed, Feb 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Filled with beautiful, original music, dancing and comedy, this feel-good show educates while it entertains. Learn about aspects of Black History that many are not aware of, while celebrating the contributions Black Americans have made, and continue to make, to American History. Made possible by the Town of Miami Lakes Educational Advisory board. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or docurroc@mdpls.org. All ages.

Thu, Feb 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Explore your creativity through fun and inventive multimedia crafts. Registration is required. Ages 12 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Feb 18, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. Please visit https://www.mdpls.org/tutor/ for course offerings, location information, and to register. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Tue, Feb 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Multipurpose Room
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Wed, Feb 22, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Multipurpose Room
In a monster-infested world, Joel learns his girlfriend is just 80 miles away. To make the dangerous journey, Joel discovers his inner hero to be with the girl of his dreams. (109 mins.) For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or docurroc@mdpls.org.

Fri, Feb 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Multipurpose Room
Join us for a commemoration and book dedication by the Miami Lakes Garden Club to the life and work of Dorothy Cook, Former Club President and Friend of the Library. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Feb 25, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. Please visit https://www.mdpls.org/tutor/ for course offerings, location information, and to register. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Tue, Feb 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
Multipurpose Room
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Tue, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic game. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Mar 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Bring your skills and friendly competitive nature for an afternoon of games. From video games to board games, the fun is unlimited! Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Mar 04, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. Please visit https://www.mdpls.org/tutor/ for course offerings, location information, and to register. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Tue, Mar 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Multipurpose Room
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Sat, Mar 11, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. Please visit https://www.mdpls.org/tutor/ for course offerings, location information, and to register. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Tue, Mar 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Multipurpose Room
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Thu, Mar 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Explore your creativity through fun and inventive multimedia crafts. Registration is required. Ages 12 - 18 yrs.

Tue, Mar 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Multipurpose Room
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Tue, Mar 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
Multipurpose Room
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers in English and Spanish. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Tue, Mar 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Multipurpose Room
Sharpen your skills by playing other fans of this classic game. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-822-6520 or truglioj@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Apr 01, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. Please visit https://www.mdpls.org/tutor/ for course offerings, location information, and to register. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.