STEM Connect-KC Calendar

Mad Science Presents Super Structures | Excelsior Springs Library

MCPL-Excelsior Springs Branch 1460 Kearney Road, Excelsior Springs, MO

Explore how combining triangles, cylinders, and arches make super sturdy structures in this program for ages 4 and up. Build a bridge and a skyscraper, and then study tension by taking down a teetering tower of blocks.

WeDo LEGO Robotics: Dancing Birds | Excelsior Springs Library

MCPL-Excelsior Springs Branch 1460 Kearney Road, Excelsior Springs, MO

Kids will work in pairs to build these simple robots that resemble noisy birds and program them to dance to their favorite beat. Ages 8 and up. Register here: http://www.mymcpl.org/events/calendar/event/19101  

Free

Hour of Code with Mad Science | Excelsior Springs Library

MCPL-Excelsior Springs Branch 1460 Kearney Road, Excelsior Springs, MO

Join Mad Science as they participate in "The Hour of Code," a global movement designed to teach students the basics of coding and introduce them to the growing field of computer science. During the program, kids will learn the fundamentals of coding from the computer...

BOOM! Stories & Science | Excelsior Springs Library

MCPL-Excelsior Springs Branch 1460 Kearney Road, Excelsior Springs, MO

It’s fiction vs. nonfiction in a battle between stories and science. Kids will enjoy a lively mix of science experiments and storytelling that will get them excited about science and reading in this Mid-Continent Public Library program for ages 5 and up.

Free

Mad Science presents ‘Living in Space’ | Excelsior Springs Library

MCPL-Excelsior Springs Branch 1460 Kearney Road, Excelsior Springs, MO

The Mid-Continent Public Library invites children ages 6 to live the life of an astronaut using teamwork to complete an important mission, build a model space station, and make a cosmic chronometer watch to measure the time. Registration required.

Free

Mad Science presents Slime | Excelsior Springs Library

MCPL-Excelsior Springs Branch 1460 Kearney Road, Excelsior Springs, MO

Enter the world of Mad Science as we learn some of Silly Putty's amazing properties during this Mid-Continent Public Library program for ages 7 and up. Explore the properties of this polymer and another fascinating polymer called Slime. You will have a chance to make...

Free

STEAM at the Library | MCPL-Excelsior Springs

MCPL-Excelsior Springs Branch 1460 Kearney Road, Excelsior Springs, MO

Science + Technology + Engineering + Art + Math = lots of fun! The Mid-Continent Public Library team likes learning and having fun, so they assembled a variety of free STEAM-related programs to encourage kids to experiment, explore and create in an informal learning environment....

Free

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