Fleetwood – Jourdain Center
Sunday, February 26, 2:00 – 3:30 PM
Come take the Index Card Tower Engineering Challenge! Families with children ages 6-10 are invited to fine-tune your engineering skills in this fun STEM session with an engineering expert and library staff.
Space is limited and registration required.
Call the Evanston Public Library Children’s Services at: 847-448-8610 to register.
Science for Everyone! Explore interactive science exhibits, learn about cool science jobs, and have your questions answered by scientists!
Family Science Days is free and hands-on fun for the whole family.
February 15-16, 2014
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Chicago, Purple Level
This free community science showcase features hands-on demos, shows, and other activities appropriate for K-12 children and their families. The event features a broad range of educators and scientists promoting an interest in science among the general public.
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Teen DIY at EPL: Jewelry
Wednesday, August 7, 3-4 pm, The Loft, Main Library
From steampunk inspired bolt bracelets, to knitted ombre bracelets and new twists on friendship bracelets; you’ll get a chance to make it all at this stylish DIY jewelry event.
The Loft will provide the supplies and instructions all you need to do is bring your craftiness and creativity. Please register. Grades 6-12. A Maker Corps Program.
SparkFun National Tour: Scratch and PicoBoard Workshop
Thursday, August 8, 9-12:30 pm, Community Room, Main Library, Grades 3-5.
The Evanston Public Library is going to be stop on SparkFun’s National Tour! SparkFun DIY educators are all about teaching kids about electronics.
They will explore the computer animation program Scratch, how to use PicoBoards and how different types of sensors work with Scratch. Space is limited. Please register. Grades 3-5.
Evanston Public Library – Community Room
1703 Orrington Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201