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STEAM Off After School Program

Food, Fun, & Learning

This month long after school program will engage youth through themed STEAM weekly programs. Facilitators include Mad Science, Kramden Institute, Aisymmetry LLC and many more. Dinner will be provided!

This project is led and supported by The Urban Libraries Council and The Institute of Museum and Library Services. For more information about grant supporters visit www.imls.gov 

Week 1

Monday September 30th

4-6pm Mad Science Space Program

6-7pm Meals Program (Dinner To-Go)

Tuesday October 1st

4-6pm Mad Science Space Program 

6-7pm Meals program (Dinner To-Go)

Wednesday October 2nd

4-6pm Mad Science Space Program

6pm Meals program (Dinner To-Go)

Friday October 4th

11am-12pm Mad Science Space Program @Durham County Youth Home

Week 2

Monday October 7th

4-6pm Aisymmetry Robotics Program

6-7pm Meals Program (Dinner To-Go)

Tuesday October 8th

4-6pm Aisymmetry Robotics Program 

6-7pm Meals Program (Dinner To-Go)

Friday October 11th

11am-12pm Aisymmetry Robotics Program @ Durham County Youth Home

Week 3

Monday October 14th

4-6pm Kramden Circuit Building Program

6-7pm Meals Program (Dinner To-Go)

Tuesday October 15th

4-6pm Kramden Hardware and Coding Program

6-7pm Meals Program (Dinner To-Go)

Wednesday October 16th

4-6pm Kramden Hardware and Coding Program 

6-7pm Meals Program (Dinner To-Go)

Friday October 18th

11am-12pm Kramden Game Design Program @ Durham County Youth Home

Week 4

Monday October 21st

4-6pm Career Readiness Program facilitated by Biomedical Engineer Micheal Lloyd and UNC Chapel Hill Admissions Counselor Linwood Webster 

6-7pm Meals Program (Dinner To-Go)

Tuesday October 22nd

4-6 Conclusion Celebration and Showcase 

6-7pm Meals Program (Dinner To-Go)

Friday October 25th 

11am-1pm Career Readiness Program facilitated by Durham Scientist Micheal Lloyd and TBA Guest Speaker

@ Durham County Youth Home

 

AGE GROUP: | Tweens: 9-12 Year Olds | Teen |

EVENT TYPE: | S.T.E.A.M | Literacy | Career Development |

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Stanford L. Warren Branch Library

Phone: 919-560-0270
Location Manager:
Myrtle Darden

Hours
We're closed Wednesday October 23
Mon, Oct 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 16 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Thu, Oct 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 18 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 19 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Oct 20 2:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

Stanford L. Warren Library orginally opened in 1940 as the new home of the historic Durham Colored Library. The annex was added in 1949-1950, and renovations occurred in 1968, 1984-1985 and 2004-2006. At 10,244 sq ft, the library features free wireless interet access, public computers, printing services, and meeting space.

Upcoming events

Wed, Oct 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Join us for a FUN time hearing stories, music, games and having a BLAST! Get ready to move with us!
Registration is now closed

Wed, Oct 16, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
This month long after school program will engage youth through themed STEAM weekly programs. Facilitators include Mad Science, Kramden Institute, Aisymmetry LLC and many more. Dinner will be provided!
Registration is now closed

Thu, Oct 17, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come and have fun enjoying stories, hand rhymes, music and crafts for preschoolers. Registration required for large groups.

Thu, Oct 17, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join us for an ongoing series of games and crafts from many different countries! Open to grades K-5.

Thu, Oct 17, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Best selling author Trice Hickman a master of suspense, plot twists, exhilaration and killer climaxes will read from and sign copies of her latest book The Other Side.

Fri, Oct 18, 11:00am - 1:00pm
This month long after school program will engage youth through themed STEAM weekly programs. Facilitators include Mad Science, Kramden Institute, Aisymmetry LLC and many more. Dinner will be provided!
Registration is now closed

Sat, Oct 19, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
The documentary film Scared of Revolution focuses on the life challenges of Last Poet Umar Bin Hassan.

Mon, Oct 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Join us for a special storytime geared to the senses! We will share a variety of stories, movies, puzzles, crafts and sensory-related items every Monday!

Mon, Oct 21, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
This month long after school program will engage youth through themed STEAM weekly programs. Facilitators include Mad Science, Kramden Institute, Aisymmetry LLC and many more. Dinner will be provided!

Tue, Oct 22, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
This month long after school program will engage youth through themed STEAM weekly programs. Facilitators include Mad Science, Kramden Institute, Aisymmetry LLC and many more. Dinner will be provided!

Wed, Oct 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join us for a FUN time hearing stories, music, games and having a BLAST! Get ready to move with us!

Thu, Oct 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come and have fun enjoying stories, hand rhymes, music and crafts for preschoolers. Registration required for large groups.

Fri, Oct 25, 11:00am - 1:00pm
This month long after school program will engage youth through themed STEAM weekly programs. Facilitators include Mad Science, Kramden Institute, Aisymmetry LLC and many more. Dinner will be provided!

Sat, Oct 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Develop tools for the collection of family and community histories in this workshop.

Mon, Oct 28, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join us for a special storytime geared to the senses! We will share a variety of stories, movies, puzzles, crafts and sensory-related items every Monday!

Wed, Oct 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join us for a FUN time hearing stories, music, games and having a BLAST! Get ready to move with us!

Wed, Oct 30, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Summer Learning Meeting 2

Thu, Oct 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come and have fun enjoying stories, hand rhymes, music and crafts for preschoolers. Registration required for large groups.

Thu, Oct 31, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join us for an ongoing series of games and crafts from many different countries! Open to grades K-5.

Fri, Nov 01, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
We are honoring the day with a showing of the movie"Coco," along with special treats and holiday related crafts. Hope to see you there!

Mon, Nov 04, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join us for a special storytime geared to the senses! We will share a variety of stories, movies, puzzles, crafts and sensory-related items every Monday!

Mon, Nov 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Teens come out and play the Xbox, Wii U, Nintendo Switch, computer games, and board games. Get ready for some friendly competition.

Mon, Nov 04, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Join members of PlayMakers cast and crew for discussion of the current production.

Wed, Nov 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join us for a FUN time hearing stories, music, games and having a BLAST! Get ready to move with us!

Thu, Nov 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come and have fun enjoying stories, hand rhymes, music and crafts for preschoolers. Registration required for large groups.

Thu, Nov 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join us for an ongoing series of games and crafts from many different countries! Open to grades K-5.

Tue, Nov 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Come join us for a time of building and creating with Legos and other materials. Open for Pre-K to Elementary School ages.

Wed, Nov 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join us for a FUN time hearing stories, music, games and having a BLAST! Get ready to move with us!

Thu, Nov 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
SLW - Meeting Room - Full Room
Come and have fun enjoying stories, hand rhymes, music and crafts for preschoolers. Registration required for large groups.

Thu, Nov 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
SLW - Meeting Room - Side 1
Join Erim Akpan as she shares her journey to how she became a teen published author. She will discuss writers block and lead different writing prompts and activities. Hot coco & Apple Cider Provided