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STArt @ your library - Science, Technology and Art Programs for Kids | January-December 2018

October-December 2019

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Family Fun Night: Explore Outer Space  Kids  Teen

Celebrate the cosmos with fun activities and experiences. Joined by St. Louis Astronomical Society. All ages. Registration required. 

Friday, October 11 6:30-8:00 p.m. Headquarters

Mother Goose Preschool Ballet Times  Kids

Presented by DaySpring School of the Arts. Explore the fanciful world of Mother Goose and her friends. Ages 3–5. Registration required.

Saturday, October 5 10:00 a.m. Rock Road
Wednesday, October 9 10:00 a.m. Eureka Hills
Saturday, October 19 10:00 a.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Tuesday, October 29 10:00 a.m. Grand Glaize
Monday, November 4 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Thursday, November 7 10:00 a.m. Prairie Commons
Wednesday, November 13 10:00 a.m. Oak Bend
Saturday, December 7 10:00 a.m. Grant's View

Crazy for Crayons  Kids  Teen

Make masterpieces using crayons and other fun supplies. All ages. Registration required.

Saturday, October 5 2:00 p.m. Meramec Valley
Saturday, October 12 2:00 p.m. Florissant Valley
Tuesday, October 15 4:30 p.m. Lewis & Clark
Saturday, October 19 2:00 p.m. Eureka Hills
Monday, October 21 6:00 p.m. Bridgeton Trails
Tuesday, October 22 6:30 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Saturday, November 2 10:00 a.m. Grant's View
Wednesday, November 6 3:00 p.m. Natural Bridge
Saturday, November 9 10:30 a.m. Oak Bend
Wednesday November 13 4:00 p.m. Rock Road
Wednesday, November 27 2:00 p.m. Cliff Cave
Thursday, December 5 10:00 a.m. Prairie Commons
Saturday, December 7 2:00 p.m. Headquarters
Saturday, December 21 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Friday, December 27 10:00 a.m. Grand Glaize

Sounds with Seuss  Kids

Presented by The Magic House. Romp through the wonderful world of sounds based on Dr. Seuss’ “Mr. Brown Can Moo, Can You?” Ages 3–5. Registration required.

Friday, October 4 10:00 a.m.    Meramec Valley
Monday, October 14 10:00 a.m. Indian Trails
Monday, October 18 10:00 a.m. Florissant Valley
Monday, November 4 10:00 a.m. Bridgeton Trails
Friday, November 22 10:00 a.m. Headquarters
Monday, December 2 10:00 a.m. Oak Bend
Thursday, December 5 1:00 p.m. Daniel Boone
Tuesday, December 17 10:00 a.m. Weber Road

Pup Play  Kids

Presented by Endangered Wolf Center. Learn about the fun pups have in the wild and some of the challenges they must overcome to grow up to become successful wolves. Make a craft to take home. Ages 4–7. Registration required.

Tuesday, October 8 10:00 a.m. Mid-County
Saturday, October 12 1:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Wednesday, October 16 10:00 a.m. Natural Bridge
Wednesday, November 6 4:00 p.m. Grant's View
Thursday, November 7 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave
Saturday, November 23 2:00 p.m. Grand Glaize
Thursday, December 12 4:30 p.m. Lewis & Clark
Monday, December 30 2:00 p.m. Thornhill

A Christmas Carol  Kids  Teen

Presented by Hampstead Stage Company. Experience Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol” with this delightful performance. Ages 5 and up.

Thursday, December 12 6:30 p.m. Grant's View
Friday, December 13 1:30 p.m. Natural Bridge
Saturday, December 14 10:00 a.m. Grand Glaize
Saturday, December 14 2:00 p.m. Florissant Valley

Street Drumming  Kids  Teen

Presented by Freedom Arts and Education. Found percussion items such as buckets, pots and pans will be used in a fun way to teach rhythms and playing as a group. Ages 7–13. Registration required. 

Tuesday, October 15 6:30 p.m. Thornhill
Tuesday, October 22 6:00 p.m. Lewis & Clark
Saturday, November 9 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave
Monday, November 11 6:00 p.m. Oak Bend
Saturday, November 16 2:00 p.m. Mid-County
Thursday, November 21 6:30 p.m. Daniel Boone
Saturday, December 14 1:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Monday, December 16 6:30 p.m. Bridgeton Trails

Neighborhood Naturalist  Kids

Presented by Saint Louis Zoo. Use your observation skills to discover the wonderful biodiversity in your own community while meeting animals that make their home in Missouri and Illinois. Ages 5–8. Registration required.

Saturday, October 5 2:00 p.m. Florissant Valley
Saturday, October 12 10:00 a.m. Rock Road
Tuesday, October 15 4:30 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Saturday, November 2 10:30 a.m. Thornhill
Monday, November 11 10:00 a.m. Meramec Valley
Monday, November 18 4:30 p.m. Weber Road
Wednesday, December 4 1:30 p.m. Natural Bridge

Under Pressure  Kids

Presented by Mad Science. Learn the science behind air pressure as you create a whirlwind with an Airzooka vortex generator and make pucks and balls levitate. Launch foam rockets with the Air Blaster kit.
Ages 5–11. Registration required. 

Wednesday, October 2 6:30 p.m.  Weber Road
Wednesday, October 9 6:30 p.m.  Samuel C. Sachs
Saturday, October 19 2:00 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Monday, November 4 6:30 p.m.  Grand Glaize
Tuesday, November 12 4:30 p.m. Eureka Hills
Monday, December 9 6:30 p.m.  Florissant Valley
Saturday, December 21 2:00 p.m. Bridgeton Trails
Monday, December 30 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave

Science of Circus  Kids

Presented by Circus Kaput. Observe gravity’s constant acceleration through bowling ball juggling, gyroscopic stability through plate spinning, centripetal force with cowboy lariats and much more. Ages 8–12. 

Tuesday, October 8  6:30 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Wednesday, October 9 6:30 p.m. Headquarters
Tuesday, October 22 6:30 p.m. Daniel Boone
Tuesday, November 12 1:30 p.m. Natural Bridge
Tuesday,  November 19 6:30 p.m. Grant's View
Wednesday, November 20 6:30 p.m. Meramec Valley
Monday, November 25 6:30 p.m. Indian Trails
Friday, December 27 2:00 p.m. Thornhill

Cubelet Construction  Kids

Construct and create with Cubelets, modular robot blocks that can be made into small machines. Ages 6–11. Registration required. 

Tuesday, October 1 6:30 p.m. Grant's View
Monday, October 21 4:30 p.m. Weber Road
Wednesday, November 13 6:30 p.m. Headquarters
Tuesday, November 19 7:00 p.m. Thornhill
Tuesday, November 26 4:30 p.m. Daniel Boone
Tuesday, December 3 4:00 p.m. Mid-County
Saturday, December 7 10:00 a.m. Eureka Hills
Wednesday, December 18 6:30 p.m. Meramec Valley
Friday, December 20 2:00 p.m. Florissant Valley
Friday, December 27 2:00 p.m. Lewis & Clark