SUMMER PROGRAM for 2019
“BACK TO THE MOON…”
We are partnering with Westchester Libraries UNIVERSE OF STORIES summer reading programs to bring fun STEM workshops to you!
(check library websites for registration)
Back to the Moon
Introductory workshops at libraries throughout Westchester County taking a look into NASA’s aerospace program. Starting with the Space Race, students will explore the struggles that NASA Scientists, Mathematicians and Engineers faced in their attempts to reach the moon and living in a microgravity environment. We will focus on the significance of the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Moon landing and discuss NASA’s latest mission of returning BACK TO THE MOON
Mount Pleasant Library Wednesdays June 12th (teens) and July 10th ages 7-11
Tuckahoe Library Tuesday, July 16 ages 7-11
Rye Reading Room 4 Fridays August 9, 16, 23 and 30th ages 7-11
Eastchester Library Monday July 29th grades 5-7th at 6:00 and grades 8th-12th at 7:00 Adult program August 7 at 2:00 and 7:00
Lewisboro Library July 30th grades 2-5 at 6:00 and grades 6-12 at 7:00
Astronauts Are People Too!
An interactive, hands-on program about living and working in space for children ages 3-6. With an emphasis on STEAM, this workshop includes the reading of Canadian astronaut, Commander Chris Hadfield’s children’s book, “Darkest Dark,” and will explore what life is like for astronauts living on the International Space Station.