The Youth Services department has it all! Kids can use the game room to study, or take a break and play PS4, WiiU, or Xbox One. Learn more about the Game Room.
Studio Kids is a space for kids, grades 8 & under, to create or edit their own digital projects. Learn more about Studio Kids.
With just some pegboards, planks, clothespins, pipe cleaners, and funnels, kids and teens made amazing marble machines! You can see the talented designs that were made below.
Want to learn more about marble machines? Check out the Exploratorium's post on marble machines.
We had so much fun "painting" with light! The room was buzzing with creativity. If you want to light paint at home, find a dark room, put a digital camera into manual mode, change the shutter speed to 15 seconds or long exposure setting, and use bright flashlights with focused light to "paint" in the air. It's that easy! Try out light painting at home and make sure to share your photos with the librarians!
More details about light painting and other cool projects can be found on the Exploratorium's blog.