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STEAM Works - Ocean Style

2022-07-29 11:00:00 2022-07-29 12:00:00 America/New_York STEAM Works - Ocean Style Join us at the library or online via Zoom this summer for fun, ocean-themed STEAM activities. Experiment to see what objects sink or swim, learn about the different layers of the ocean and make your own ocean slime. Space is limited. Registration is required. For online event, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 8 - 12 yrs. North Central Branch

Friday, July 29
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-07-29 11:00:00 2022-07-29 12:00:00 America/New_York STEAM Works - Ocean Style Join us at the library or online via Zoom this summer for fun, ocean-themed STEAM activities. Experiment to see what objects sink or swim, learn about the different layers of the ocean and make your own ocean slime. Space is limited. Registration is required. For online event, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 8 - 12 yrs. North Central Branch

Join us at the library or online via Zoom this summer for fun, ocean-themed STEAM activities. Experiment to see what objects sink or swim, learn about the different layers of the ocean and make your own ocean slime. Space is limited. Registration is required. For online event, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 8 - 12 yrs.

If joining from home, you will need the materials listed below:

Sink or Swim? (June 17)

  • Baking soda
  • Different small objects (e.g. coins, small toys, grapes, raisins)
  • 5 clear cups full of water
  • Salt 
  • Sugar

Ocean Layers Activity (July 15)

  • Large glass jar 30 oz. or bigger (mason jars work well)
  • Vegetable oil
  • Dishwashing soap
  • Light corn syrup
  • Water
  • Rubbing alcohol
  • Black, blue and dark blue food coloring
  • 5 paper cups
  • 5 plastic spoons

Ocean Slime (July 29)

  • 1 (6 oz.) bottle clear glue
  • About ¼ cup warm water
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 tablespoon contact lens solution (containing boric acid)
  • Blue food coloring
  • Silver glitter

AGE GROUP: | Tween (8-12) |

EVENT TYPE: | STEAM | Online | In-Person |

TAGS: | Tween | Summer Reading | STEM | Online | In-Person | Hybrid Program | Family |

North Central Branch

browns@mdpls.org
Phone: 305-693-4541
Branch manager
Sylvia Brown

Hours
Mon, Aug 15 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Aug 16 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Aug 17 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Aug 18 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Aug 19 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 20 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Aug 21 Closed

Branch manager
Sylvia Brown
Address
9590 Northwest 27th Avenue
Miami, FL 33147
Tel: 305-693-4541

Upcoming events

Thu, Aug 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. Space is limited. Registration required. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Fri, Aug 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Is creating an email and searching the internet challenging to you? If so, join us for fun guided activities and internet searches using a desktop or laptop computer. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Fri, Aug 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Is creating an email and searching the internet challenging to you? If so, join us for fun guided activities and internet searches using a desktop or laptop computer. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Aug 27, 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.

Mon, Aug 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. Space is limited. Registration is required. Ages 18 mos. - 3 yrs.

Thu, Sep 01, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. Space is limited. Registration required. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Fri, Sep 02, 10:00am - 11:00am
Is creating an email and searching the internet challenging to you? If so, join us for fun guided activities and internet searches using a desktop or laptop computer. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Sep 03, 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.

Fri, Sep 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Is creating an email and searching the internet challenging to you? If so, join us for fun guided activities and internet searches using a desktop or laptop computer. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Sep 10, 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.

Wed, Sep 14, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Enjoy moving to dancehall, Afrobeat, and Brazilian hip-hop rhythms to improve core strength and mobility! Space is limited. Registration required. Ages 13 yrs.+

Thu, Sep 15, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. Space is limited. Registration required. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Fri, Sep 16, 10:00am - 11:00am
Is creating an email and searching the internet challenging to you? If so, join us for fun guided activities and internet searches using a desktop or laptop computer. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Sep 17, 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.

Mon, Sep 19, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us online for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 3-5 yrs.

Fri, Sep 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Is creating an email and searching the internet challenging to you? If so, join us for fun guided activities and internet searches using a desktop or laptop computer. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Sep 24, 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.

Fri, Sep 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Is creating an email and searching the internet challenging to you? If so, join us for fun guided activities and internet searches using a desktop or laptop computer. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Oct 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.

Mon, Oct 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us online for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 3-5 yrs.

Fri, Oct 07, 10:00am - 11:00am
Is creating an email and searching the internet challenging to you? If so, join us for fun guided activities and internet searches using a desktop or laptop computer. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Oct 08, 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.

Thu, Oct 13, 11:00am - 11:30am
Join us for stories, songs and activities for preschoolers. Space is limited. Registration required. Ages 3 - 5 yrs.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Is creating an email and searching the internet challenging to you? If so, join us for fun guided activities and internet searches using a desktop or laptop computer. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 yrs.+

Sat, Oct 15, 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.