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Tuesday, July 14, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Can you tell when someone is lying? How much can you remember about a person or event after the fact? Criminal investigators rely upon powers of observation to solve mysteries. Test your own visual memory and use microscopes to view evidence in the first workshop. THEN, how can DNA evidence by used to solve crimes? Learn ...
where to find DNA, how to obtain a sample and how to use science to examine evidence to solve a crime in the second workshop. Workshops are presented back-to-bac
Thursday, July 16, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
For middle school students, including incoming 6th graders.
Stop by to chat with Teen Librarian, Carrie Bowman, and former IMS teacher, Mrs. Behnke, about what the Book Club is reading this summer. We can't wait to hear about your favorite books! We'll share reading treats and cookie bars. Come get some ideas for ...
reading-no need to share if you dont want to.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Using the work of famous artist Pablo Picasso as a starting point, draw and illustrate super heroes blending abstract, cubism and pop art styles. All materials provided.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mess around with Minecraft on the KCLS Techlab!m Drop in and have fun!
Help and instruction will be available.
Look for the KCLS Techlab in the library parking lot!
Thursday, July 30, 2015
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Amaze your friends with feats of magic! Learn impromptu tricks using ordinary items or unlock the technology in your smartphone or tablet to seriously fry some gray matter. After this workshop, you will be able to practice and perform magic. All materials provided.
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Held at the Mercer Island Boys & Girls Club.
Learn about the science and history of robots and the latest achievements of robots in space, on Earth and in the home. Use the Museums robotics kits to explore the basic engineering skills required to build a successful extra-terrestrial rover.