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Tell a Story 1-2-3

Date of Event: 10/22/2020

Event Times: 4:00pm

Description:
Enjoy a storytime featuring fairy tales and folktales based on the number three! Using flannel boards and puppets, and featuring books from the Pratt Library collections, stories will focus on simple math counting skills for first graders. Stories will include:
- It's not yours, no touching! (Goldilocks and the 3 Bears)
- Don't be greedy. (The 3 Billy Goats Gruff)
- Shortcuts are disastrous! (The 3 Little Pigs)

This program will be pre-recorded and posted on our Facebook page.

Event Category:
Arts, Internet Event, Mathematics

Best for: Elementary School, Pre School

Event Host:

Organization: Enoch Pratt Free Library
Contact Name: Carly Reighard
Phone: 4105450701
Event Email: creighard@prattlibrary.org
Event Location

County: Baltimore City

Organization Website: https://www.prattlibrary.org/

Event Website: https://calendar.prattlibrary.org/event/tell_a_story_1-2-3#.Xw8pgKFKiUk

Is the Event Free? Yes

Registration Information: No registration required.




Make a Rubber Band-Powered Rover

Date of Event: 10/08/2020

Event Times: 4:00pm

Description:
Build the prototype of a Moon or Mars rover with corrugated cardboard, and learn about the engineering design process. Test your rover’s basic design, and improve it after each testing.

Materials needed:
- cardboard
- rubber bands
- pencil
- drinking straw
- ruler
- tape
- scissors

This program will be pre-recorded and posted on our Facebook page. Participate along and share a photo of your rover with us! Tag the Pratt Library:

Facebook: @theprattlibrary
Twitter & Instagram: @prattlibrary

Event Category:
Earth and Space Science, Internet Event, Maker

Best for: Elementary School, Middle School

Event Host:

Organization: Enoch Pratt Free Library
Contact Name: Carly Reighard
Phone: 4105450701
Event Email: creighard@prattlibrary.org
Event Location

County: Baltimore City

Organization Website: https://www.prattlibrary.org/

Event Website: https://calendar.prattlibrary.org/event/make_a_rubber-band-powered_rover#.Xw8otq

Is the Event Free? Yes

Registration Information: No registration required.

 


STEMWorks: Weather Vane Craft Kit To-Go

Date of Event: 10/14/2020

Event Times: 10AM - 4PM

Description:
Pick up a STEM weather vane craft kit from the library and find out which way the wind is really blowing.

Event Category:
Earth and Space Science

Best for: Elementary School

Event Host:

Organization: Kent County Public Library
Contact Name: Natalie Lane
Phone: 410-810-2118
Event Email: nlane@kent.lib.md.us
Event Location

County: Kent County

Event Address
Chestertown, MD  21620-1312

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Organization Website: kentcountylibrary.org

Event Website: https://kent-md.libcal.com/calendar/KCPLEvents/stemworks2020

Is the Event Free? Yes

Registration Information: Please visit the event website and register for a STEM kit pickup.




Category: Earth and Space Science
County: Statewide (Maryland)
Best For: Elementary School
Start Date: 2020-10-14

Design a Space Hazard Board Game

Date of Event: 10/30/2020

Event Times: 12:00 pm

Description:
Do you know about the hazards of space travel? What are the most dangerous ones? What are the most common ones? Let's get together to discuss the space hazards, and design a Space Hazards Board Game.

Event Category:
Earth and Space Science, Science and Society 

Best for: Middle School

Event Host:

Organization: Art of Inquiry LLC
Contact Name: Julia Brodsky
Phone: 301-500-0408
Event Email: info@artofinquiry.net
Event Location

County: Statewide (Maryland)

Organization Website: www.artofinquiry.net

Event Website: www.artofinquiry.net

Is the Event Free? Yes

Registration Information: The event registration will open in August. Please visit the website http://www.artofinquiry.net/ to register.

Event Documents:

5f1a37e83e247-space-hazard-board-game.pdf

Video Links:

Video Link 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1MQASSDC6hM
Video Link 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=anQoFlmyXOo


Category: Earth and Space Science, Science and Society
County: Statewide (Maryland)
Best For: Middle School
Start Date: 2020-10-08

Outer Space Trivia Night

Date of Event: 10/12/2020

Event Times: 7:00pm to 7:30pm

Description:
Blast off! Join us for a live trivia quiz using both Zoom and Kahoot. Test your knowledge of the planets, the stars, and the rockets that get us there!

Event Category:
Earth and Space Science

Best for: Adults, Elementary School, High School, Middle School

Event Host:

Organization: Carroll County Public Library
Contact Name: Jessica Perez
Phone: 410-386-4460
Event Email: jperez@carr.org
Event Location

County: Carroll County

Is the Event Free? Yes

Registration Information: Register at  https://ccpl.librarymarket.com/events/outer-space-trivia-night  starting on September 28th at 9:00am




Category: Earth and Space Science
Best For: Adults, High School, Middle School
Start Date: 2020-10-14

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