July is a great time to explore the world (and beyond!) at these science programs at the library.
Thursday, July 12 at 10:30 a.m. • Preschoolers • Fairborn
Thursday, July 19 at 10:30 a.m. • Preschoolers • Fairborn
Thursday, July 26 at 10:30 a.m. • Preschoolers • Fairborn
STEM-themed stories and activities for ages 3–5.
Armstrong Air & Space Museum Presents: Sounds of Science
Thursday, July 12 at 10:30 a.m. • Preschoolers and Kids • Fairborn
Thursday, July 26 at 2:00 p.m. • Preschoolers and Kids • Bellbrook
Gain an understanding of the makeup of sounds on Earth and in space! Participants will have the opportunity to explore music through the use of Boomwhackers, which use different lengths of tubes to play different notes. Kids will form groups to explore, tinker, and create their own music to share. Bellbrook’s program at will be held at Bellbrook Presbyterian Church.
Registration required for both programs.
Try Out the Library’s Telescopes
Monday, July 16 at 8:30 p.m. • Teens and Adults • Yellow Springs
Molly Wakeling of the Miami Valley Astronomical Society will show you how to use the library’s new telescopes in this program. Meet at Ellis Park on Polecat Road.
Mister C Presents Science
Learning science really is fun! Join YouTube sensation and PBS celebrity Mister C as he presents an exciting, entertaining, and educational program about science. The Beavercreek show will be held at Peace Lutheran Church.
Registration required for the Beavercreek program.
Tuesday, July 24 at 4:30 p.m. • Kids and Teens • Bellbrook
Join us to learn how to use Dash and Dot robots, Little Bits, and Snap Circuits. For ages 10–18. Program at will be held at Bellbrook Presbyterian Church.
Make Makey Piano
Turn household objects into keys on a keyboard. Learn about how electricity works as you compose your own musical works. Begin a ballade using bananas! Create a concerto with cookies! Make a march with mandarin oranges! For ages 8–12.
Tuesday, July 31 at 1:30 p.m. • Teens • Xenia
Celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday with a Potions Party! We’ll complete numerous science experiments with amazing results. For ages 12–16.