San Diego Public Library FREE Science Classes!

By Courtney Daly-Pavone April 9, 2021

Junior Explorers: Let’s Go to Egypt

Have you ever been to Egypt? Egypt is home to some of the greatest wonders of the world - from the architecture and engineering of pyramids to the art and culture presented by their leaders. In this workshop you will learn about the legendary history of Egypt, paint your own pharaoh's mask, and create your own pyramid. This will surely be an adventure to remember! Presented by Hourglass Parks and Recreation Department, City of San Diego.

 Saturday, April 10th, 2021 | 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Register Here

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 | 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Register Here

By Air, By Land, By Sea

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the San Diego Air & Space Museum and draw inspiration from the WWII-era flying boat, the famous “PBY Catalina”, to design your own mode of transportation! Build, test, and modify a vehicle that will travel on land, through the air, and, as an extension challenge, over the seas. Presented by San Diego Air and Space Museum.

 Saturday, April 17th, 2021 | 11 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Register Here

Tuesday, April 20th, 2021 | 4 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Register Here

Illuminated Map Quest

 Decoupage a beautiful world map onto a large art canvas and accent with a full string of battery powered LED lights to illuminate points of interest. Perhaps countries or cultures you’d like to learn about or maybe even places you’ve visited or would like to visit. This inspiring illuminated canvas map will allow us to view the size and scope of our planet and act as a reminder of the diverse world that awaits just outside our door. Each participant will receive a free activity kit. Presented by Toshwerks.

Saturday, April 24th, 2021 | 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Register Here

Tuesday, April 27th, 2021 | 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Register Here

Virtual Programming for April 2021

Registration is required for all programs. All participants will receive a kit of supplies for the program(s) they are registered for. Participants will pick up their supply kits and binoculars at one of the 25 library locations offering services.

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