Come beat the heat, see a hot movie, and--adults--check off a block in your summer reading goals!Sandra Bullock and George Clooney star in this 2013 thriller that will draw viewers into the infinite and merciless realm of deep space.
Make your own boat out of clay, foil, paper, or cardboard; and then test the concepts of displacement, upthrust, buoyancy, density, and surface tension as we compete to see whose boat can hold the most pennies without sinking. Because small objects are used, children participating in this activity should be age 5 and above. Registration is required.
Kyle Wichtendahl from the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick, MD will be speaking about Civil War medicine. Learn about the challenges faced by doctors, nurses and surgeons during the Civil War, while learning about innovations that let to modern military medical systems.