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UPCOMING EVENTS – JULY 2019

SUMMER OF SCIENCE FOR KIDS! 4-H workshops for ages 5 and up!

Computer Help with Jon Stence on Saturdays (call the front desk to sign up for a spot)

June 27th 3:30 – 4:30: 4H Summer of Science Clean Oceans, a Pirate Adventure Contact Sandy Parsons at 255-3345, sandra.copelparsons@maine.edu to register.

Learn about pollution and ways to clean up polluted waters. First in a series of free weekly STEM activities for kids! This year, kids will be acting as pirates seeking hidden treasure. Participants will have to use the Engineer Design Process and learn about the science of ocean waters to confront real world challenges to navigate their pirate ship.

July 10th: 11am-12pm Story Hour with Scupper & Judy downstairs in the Children’s Library

July 11th, 3:30-4:30pm: 4-H Summer Science Pirate Adventure – OCEANS DEEP – Learn about the layers of the ocean.

Summer of Science is a series of weekly STEM activities for kids! This year, kids will be acting as pirates seeking hidden treasure. The kids will have to use the Engineer Design process and learn about the science of ocean waters to confront real world challenges to navigate their pirate ship. For more information contact Sandy Copel-Parsons@ 207-255-3345 or email sandra.copelparsons@umaine.edu

July 18th, 3:30-4:30pm- 4-H Summer Science Pirate Adventure – Boat Afloat! Learn what floats in fresh & salt water!

Summer of Science is a series of weekly STEM activities for kids! This year, kids will be acting as pirates seeking hidden treasure. The kids will have to use the Engineer Design process and learn about the science of ocean waters to confront real world challenges to navigate their pirate ship. For more information contact Sandy Copel-Parsons@ 207-255-3345 or email sandra.copelparsons@umaine.edu

July 20th: 7am-10am: Pancake Breakfast@ Center Street Congressional Church.

To benefit Library’s Capital Campaign for Accessibility, Community Space & Renovated Youth Area.

 July 25th 3:30-4:30 – 4-H Summer Science Pirate Adventure – The Warning Shot!- Protect the pirate ship with catapults!

Summer of Science is a series of weekly STEM activities for kids! This year, kids will be acting as pirates seeking hidden treasure. The kids will have to use the Engineer Design process and learn about the science of ocean waters to confront real world challenges to navigate their pirate ship. For more information contact Sandy Copel-Parsons@ 207-255-3345 or email sandra.copelparsons@umaine.edu

August 1st 3:30-4:30pm:  4-H Summer Science Pirate Adventure – Island Life, Light It Up!- Light up the island cave using wire, battery & bulb!

Summer of Science is a series of weekly STEM activities for kids! This year, kids will be acting as pirates seeking hidden treasure. The kids will have to use the Engineer Design process and learn about the science of ocean waters to confront real world challenges to navigate their pirate ship. For more information contact Sandy Copel-Parsons@ 207-255-3345 or email sandra.copelparsons@umaine.edu


COMING IN AUGUST

Safe Well Water Initiative Presentation- August 9th@6pm
Annual GIANT USED BOOK SALE – August 17 – 18