Do you remember where you were when we landed on the moon? Do you remember what you were doing when the Twin Towers fell? Or when the Berlin Wall came down? Major events lock that time in our memories. We are excited to share everyone’s stories. Join us for this open conversation with light refreshments. […]
We’re not astronauts, but we can pretend. Come build rockets, navigate an asteroid belt, test your scientific mettle with STEM challenges, and eat astronaut food. Approximate running time is 4 hours. For 7th through 12th graders. Sign up here!
Everyone needs time to relax. Teens can enjoy some tactile therapy with moon sand (also known as cloud dough). Simply mix together the ingredients and enjoy. Teens can form shapes, or simply enjoy the sensation between their fingers. For 7th-12th graders. Thursday, July 18 @ 3 PM.
Blast into the library as we celebrate National Space Exploration Day, which commemorates man’s first landing on the moon 50 years ago! We’ll visit different ‘space’ stations including an astronaut training obstacle course, crafts, games, and snacks. Approximate running time is 2 hours. Saturday, July 20 at 2 pm. Intended for children ages 3-8, but […]
MarioKart, Super Smash Bros, Splatoon 2. Come test out our new Nintendo Switch at the library this summer. For 7th-12th graders. Tuesdays, June 18, July 23, and August 13 at 2 p.m.
We will use old vinyl records to create a replica of our solar system using paint pens. Or, you can get creative and paint your own universe. For 4th-12th graders. Sign up required. Call East Hills Library at 232-2136 for more information or to sign up.
A movie with popcorn? For free? YES. Come to the Downtown Library for exclusive screenings for teens age 12-18. Friday, June 14: Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse at 5 pm. Friday, July 5: Captain Marvel at 5 pm.
You’ll have 45 minutes to survive the demigorgons and escape the Upside Down. Explore the universe of Stranger Things while sharpening your sleuthing skills. THere will be two sessions of this escape room to choose from. For 7th-12th graders. Sign up by June 26 required. Friday, June 28th at 6 p.m. OR 7:15 p.m. Sign […]
Calling all crafters! Do you love to sew, embroider, knit, crochet, draw, paint, or scrapbook? No time or space to work on your special projects at home? Would you enjoy learning or teaching a craft? Join the Crafty Sew & Sews! Friends, fun, crafts & snacks. Sessions are 4 hours long, and attendees can drop […]
Walk outside and talk about books! Develop a healthy brain with mental, physical, and social activity. No assigned book. Wednesday mornings at 7 a.m. in June and July at the Carnegie Library. Contact Jenny at 816-232-7729 for more info.