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Curious Kids Hour!

Wed. Aug 5 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 12, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 12, 2020

Wednesdays, July 15th – August 12th!
Looking for answers to the who, what, where, and why’s of the world around us!
July 15th : Virtual Nature Walk 
Serena Sanborn will be our guide as we look a little closer to the natural wonders of Quarry Road. Be ready to ask questions!
July 22nd: Make a Solar Cooker
Maine State STEM Librarian Chris Dorman will teach us to make s’mores with the power of the sun and some household items via Zoom!
July 29th: Will It Mix? w/Maine Discovery Museum* 
Students, you will be given six chemicals and your job is to explore what happens as they are mixed together. Kit available 7/20/2020.
 
August 5th: Medicine Makers w/Maine Discovery Museum*  
Observe what happens when an antacid medicine mixes with water. After observing, it’ll be your job to recreate an antacid medicine with the chemicals you are given. Kit available 7/27/2020.
 
August 12th: Slime Specialist w/Maine Discovery Museum*
Students, you will be given a sample of slime.
Observe the texture of the slime and using the formula you are given, you will need to use additional chemicals to make your slime the same texture as the sample of slime given to you. Kit available 8/3/2020.
 
* Maine Discovery Museum is providing kits for their programs to be picked up the week before during Library To Go hours while supplies last. One kit per family please. Do the project prior to attending so we can discuss the results! 
Marisa Kelly from the Maine Discovery Museum will provide kits to be picked up the week before the program(s) to be handed out through our library to go service. Do the project prior to the program and we will discuss the results via Zoom! Registration for each session (limit one kit per family, space is limited.)
To participate and receive the Zoom links for these events, please register by filling out the following form:

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Date:
Wed. Aug 5
Time:
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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Contact Name
Liz Davis
Contact Email
ldavis@watervillelibrary.org
Contact Website
http://www.watervillelibrary.org

Venue

Waterville, ME 04901 United States + Google Map