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STEM Imagination Builders: Legos, Gears & More!

Wednesday, December 31, 2014  
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Squirrel Hill - Children's Room

Summary: Imagine, design, construct! Using STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) skills to build with a variety of blocks and structural toys, children develop critical thinking, teamwork and motor and communication skills.

Kids Club: Minecraft!: Come play this awesome game with new friends.

Tuesday, January 6, 2015  
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: South Side

Kids Create: Ski Free!: We’re decorating the children’s department to look like this iconic, early computer game. First up: make little skiiers out of pipe cleaners.

Tuesday, January 13, 2015  
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: South Side

Game-o-Rama: Chess Classes

Saturday, January 17, 2015  
12:00 AM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: This six-week class starting January 17 teaches winning strategies. And it's a lot of fun! Classes build on each other so plan to attend them all. For kindergarteners to eighth graders who know the names of pieces and their moves.

Storytime: Let it Snow Special

Saturday, January 17, 2015  
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Our Storytime Saturday in January will celebrate snow and all the fun things to do in the snow. Join us for this cold, wintry theme.

Celebrate: The Magic of Winter

Saturday, January 17, 2015  
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: West End

Summary: Celebrate the magic of winter with crafts, science, and winter bingo. Come join the winter fun celebration. For school-age children(grade K-5).

Kids’ Club: 80 Degrees Below Zero

Saturday, January 17, 2015  
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Think it’s cold here? Winter averages 80 degrees below zero in Antarctica. Find out how it and the Arctic differ. We'll watch a glacier collapse. Take part in a simulated whiteout rescue. See a sundog and learn many kinds of ice. For ages 6-12.

Kids Club: Storytelling!

Tuesday, January 20, 2015  
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: South Side

Summary: This week it won’t be Miss Whitney telling the stories! Roll the dice (they’re actually called story cubes) to determine what will happen in your story. Will you act out your story, write it, or use visual art to tell the tale? You get to choose!

Game-o-Rama: Chess Classes

Saturday, January 24, 2015  
12:00 AM
Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: This six-week class Saturdays until February 21 teaches winning strategies. And it's a lot of fun! Classes build on each other so plan to attend them all. For kindergarteners to eighth graders who know the names of pieces and their moves.

Celebrate: The 9th Annual Oakland KazooFest: Pucker up and party!

Sunday, January 25, 2015  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Children's - Main

Summary: Kazoos will be provided, but you may BYOK if you wish. ANYONE can make music with a kazoo, so . . . "Pucker up and party!" This program is for all ages. Bring the whole family! For more information call (412) 622-3122
 
 

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