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

January-March 2019

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Family Fun Night: Superhero Training Kids

Not everyone is born with superpowers, so let’s hone our skills with fun activities that will help us reach our destinies. Ages 3–5. Registration required.

Friday, February 1 6:30–8:00 p.m. Headquarters

Family Fun Night: The Tortoise and the Hare Kids

Presented by Imaginary Theatre Company. The beloved Aesop fable springs to life in this musical adaptation. Ages 5–10.

Friday, March 8
Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. Headquarters

Little Red Riding Hood  Kids

Presented by Mesner Puppet Theater. When Little Red finds the wolf disguised in her grandmother’s clothes, she uses her self-defense moves to teach him a lesson he won’t soon forget. Ages 3–9.

Tuesday, March 12 6:30 p.m. Prairie Commons
Wednesday, March 13 2:00 p.m. Natural Bridge
Thursday, March 14 6:30 p.m. Weber Road
Friday, March 15 10:00 a.m. Grand Glaize

Family Bedtime Yoga  Kids

Presented by Shelley Dean. Find your peaceful place through stories, songs and relaxation poses before bedtime. Kids may come in footless pajamas. Ages 18 months–5 years. Registration required. 

Thursday, January 10 6:30 p.m.  Prairie Commons
Wednesday, January 16 6:30 p.m. Grant’s View
Monday, January 28 6:30 p.m. Florissant Valley
Tuesday, January 29 6:30 p.m. Indian Trails
Monday, February 4 6:30 p.m. Eureka Hills
Tuesday, February 26 6:30 p.m. Daniel Boone
Tuesday, March 12 6:30 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Monday, March 18 6:00 p.m. Cliff Cave

Dance Me a Story  Kids

Presented by DaySpring School of the Arts. Hear the magical story of Coppelia from Jane Rosenberg’s book, “Dance Me a Story.” Try dance movements to music from Coppelia. Ages 3–5. Registration required.

Friday, January 11 10:00 a.m. Bridgeton Trails
Saturday, January 12 10:00 a.m. Natural Bridge
Tuesday, January 22 10:00 a.m. Oak Bend
Wednesday, January 23 10:00 a.m. Lewis & Clark
Wednesday, February 6 10:00 a.m. Florissant Valley
Friday, February 22 10:00 a.m. Headquarters
Monday, February 25 10:00 a.m. Grand Glaize
Tuesday, March 19 10:00 a.m. Weber Road

Digging for Dinosaurs  Kids

Presented by Mad Science. Get an up-close look at dinosaur teeth and participate in a mini dinosaur dig. Ages 3–5. Registration required.

Wednesday, January 9 10:00 a.m. Eureka Hills
Tuesday, January 15 10:00 a.m. Weber Road
Friday, January 25 10:00 a.m. Natural Bridge
Saturday, February 2 10:00 a.m. Rock Road
Thursday, February 7 10:00 a.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Wednesday, February 13 4:00 p.m. Bridgeton Trails
Monday, March 11 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Friday, March 29 10:00 a.m. Headquarters

Tape Town  Kids

Grab a car and zoom all around Tape Town making various stops along the way. Ages 3–6. Registration required.

Saturday, January 5  10:00 a.m. Grant's View
Monday, January 14 2:00 p.m. Daniel Boone
Wednesday, January 16 2:00 p.m. Florissant Valley
Thursday, January 17 10:00 a.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Friday, January 25 10:00 a.m. Headquarters
Wednesday, January 30 10:00 a.m. Lewis & Clark
Monday, February 4 10:00 a.m. Oak Bend
Saturday, February 9 10:00 a.m. Rock Road
Friday, March 1 10:00 a.m. Prairie Commons
Friday, March 8 10:00 a.m. Bridgeton Trails
Saturday, March 9 10:00 a.m. Natural Bridge
Wednesday, March 13 10:00 a.m. Eureka Hills
Wednesday, March 13 10:00 a.m. Weber Road
Thursday, March 21 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave
Monday, March 25 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Tuesday, March 26 10:00 a.m. Grand Glaize

How to Draw Cartoon Monsters  Kids

Presented by Todd Tevlin. Learn how to draw cartoon monsters starting from shapes and finding inspiration from animals. Ages 6–11. Registration required.                       

Thursday, January 10 6:30 p.m. Grand Glaize
Wednesday, January 16 4:30 p.m. Rock Road
Tuesday, February 19 6:30 p.m. Grant's View
Thursday, February 28 4:30 p.m. Lewis & Clark
Tuesday, March 5 6:00 p.m.  Oak Bend
Saturday, March 9 2:00 p.m. Indian Trails
Monday, March 18 6:30 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Wednesday, March 20 2:00 p.m.  Daniel Boone

Beetles Rock!  Kids

Presented by Butterfly House. Meet a variety of living beetles from the Butterfly House and learn interesting facts about them while practicing your observation skills. Paint three rocks with a beetle and take the rocks home to add to your yard or garden. Ages 5–12. Registration required.

Tuesday, January 22 4:30 p.m. Prairie Commons
Saturday, February 9 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave
Tuesday, February 12 4:30 p.m. Headquarters
Saturday, February 16 2:00 p.m. Eureka Hills
Tuesday, March 5 4:30 p.m. Florissant Valley
Friday, March 22 3:00 p.m. Oak Bend
Saturday, March 23 2:00 p.m. Natural Bridge
Wednesday, March 27 4:30 p.m. Rock Road

Living in Space  Kids

Presented by Mad Science. Complete an important space mission and build a model space station. Bring home the challenge of repairing a ripped solar panel on the International Space Station with your very own Mad Science® Spacewalk Mission! Ages 5–12. Registration required.

Monday, January 7 6:00 p.m. Bridgeton Trails
Thursday, January 10 2:00 p.m. Grant's View
Saturday, January 12 2:00 p.m. Indian Trails
Thursday, January 17 4:30 p.m. Daniel Boone
Monday, February 4 6:30p.m.  Grand Glaize
Tuesday, February 5 5:00 p.m. Lewis & Clark
Monday, March 18 1:30 p.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Wednesday, March 20 1:00 p.m. Weber Road

Stop Motion Animation  Kids  Teen

Create your own stop motion movie with an iPad app. iPads provided. Ages 10–14. Registration required.

Wednesday, January 9 6:00 p.m. Headquarters
Tuesday, January 15 4:00 p.m. Rock Road
Tuesday, January 22 6:30 p.m. Eureka Hills
Tuesday, January 29 6:00 p.m. Lewis & Clark
Thursday, February 14 7:00 p.m. Grant's View
Thursday, February 28 6:30 p.m. Daniel Boone
Monday, March 4 7:00 p.m. Bridgeton Trails
Tuesday, March 12 7:00 p.m. Grand Glaize
Tuesday, March 19 6:00 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Monday, March 25 6:30 p.m. Florissant Valley
Wednesday, March 27 6:30 p.m. Samuel C. Sachs