Electronics: How to Use a Digital Multimeter

Wednesday November 18, 2015: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for grades 6 and up.

Power up your knowledge of electronics! Learn how to use a hand-held digital multimeter to examine electrical circuits and isolate problems. No experience necessary.

Make Your Own Bubble Magnets

Tuesday October 6, 2015: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for adults and teens grade 6 and up.

Cut out pictures from comic books, then glue flat glass marbles on them to magnify the image. Attach a magnet to the back and you have cool, useful decorations for metal surfaces in households, dorm rooms, and offices! You can even make a series of magnets based on your favorite book or movie.

Nerdy Paper Snowflakes

Wednesday December 16, 2015: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room

This event is intended for adults & teens grades 6 and up

We’ll show you how to cut out a paper snowflake that would make the Doctor and Darth Vader proud!

Outline/Flood Cookie Decorating

Saturday December 5, 2015: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for adults and teens grade 6 and up

Ever wonder how bakeries make those awesome sugar cookies that look impossible to pull off? It's a lot easier than it looks! We'll teach you how to use the outline and flood method of cookie decorating just in time for the holidays!

Catnap Masks

Wednesday November 4, 2015: 6:30 pm to 8:45 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for adults & teens grades 6 and up

Make a sleeping mask that's fit for a feline! Basic hand-sewing skills are required for this project.

LiveCode: Everyone Can Create Apps

Thursday November 12, 2015: 7:00 pm to 8:45 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 6 - Adult

Learn how easy and enjoyable programming can be. Try it for yourself!

Measure Up!

Saturday November 14, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Secret Lab

This event is intended for adults & teens grade 6 and up

Are you a knitter or sewist who has trouble trying to take your own measurements? Come to this expert-led, drop in event and you'll leave with an accurate set of measurements.

Build Your Own Rube Goldberg Machine!

Wednesday April 13, 2016: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Pittsfield Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for Grades K-8

Watch an example of a Rube Goldberg machine, then design and build one of your very own! Supplies will be included, but feel free to bring your favorite building materials as well.

Shoebox Cities!

Monday February 15, 2016: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Malletts Creek Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for grades 2-8

Come to the Library to think about what goes into planning and construction of a city or town, then design and build your own tiny city in a shoebox lid!

Money Smart Week: Creative Crafting

Sunday April 24, 2016: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm -- Traverwood Branch: Program Room

This event is intended for Grades K-6

Using play money, kids will have the chance to "purchase" various craft supplies from the library "store" to create their own unique masterpiece! A fun way to learn about budgeting and money usage!

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