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Summer Science: Flyers and Gliders

Using the concepts of lift, drag, thrust, and gravity, design your own paper glider or plane.  Then, test whose aircraft can stay in the air the longest.  All ages are welcome.  Registration is required.

S.T.E.M. Summer Fun

Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and/or Mathematics?

Japan in a Suitcase

The Japan-American Society of Washington DC  packs a little bit of Japan in a suitcase and brings it to area children. This interactive program promotes understanding of Japan and Japanese culture to children through hands-on activities, games and demonstrations. 

Sundown Science

Part of our summer reading science program. Ages 4 and up are invited to explore scientific concepts and conduct experiments. This week we will talk about what makes hot air balloons fly. Participants will then have a chance to make their own hot air balloon.

Sundown Science

Part of our summer reading science program. Ages 4 and up will have the chance to explore scientific concepts and conduct experiments. This week we will be discussing vibration and how it relates to movement by watching what happens when vibration is applied to substances.

Sundown Science

Part of our summer reading science program. Ages 4 and up are invited to come explore scientific concepts and conduct experiments. This week we will explore the science of archeology and dig for treasure!

Sundown Science

Part of our summer reading science program. Ages 4 and up will have a chance to explore scientific concepts and conduct experiments. This week we will be discussing what makes airplanes fly. Participants will then help make four different models of paper airplanes and test to see which one flies the furthest.

Sundown Science

Part of our summer reading science program. Ages 4 and up are invited to join us as we explore scientific concepts and conduct experiments. We will be talking about the weather this week. Kids will have a chance to make it both snow and rain in the library!

Sundown Science

Part of our summer reading science program. Ages 4 and up will have a chance to explore scientific concepts and conduct experiments. This week we will be discussing structural design and constructing our own building masterpieces.

Glow in the dark picture frame

Children will experiment with glow in the dark paint and watch the effect of the sun on the painted frame and then see the reaction of the paint when exposed to black light.

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