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Explore, Learn and Create

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Girls with LegosThese programs may require registration or tickets.
Sign up in person or online beginning at 7:00 PM on the date indicated; phone reservations begin at 7:30 PM.

 

 
MAKE A SNAKE GAME WITH SCRATCH.. ENTERING GR 4-6
Taught by Ted Zhou
Learn how to encode simple game logic using Scratch Programming Blocks to create your own Snake game. No programming experience required. Please indicate if you need a laptop when you sign up. Laptops will be available on a first-come, first-served basis, or you can bring your own.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, June 29 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
THURSDAY: Jul 9 ...........................................................................3:00-5:00 pm
 

SUPER HERO TRAINING ACADEMY ............ ENTERING GR 1-3
Do you have what it takes to be a superhero? Test your skills at our training camp.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, July 6 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
TUESDAY: Jul 14 ........................................................................ 2:00 & 3:30 pm
 
FAMILY CRAFTS ................................................ EVERYONE WELCOME
[Children under age 8 must be accompanied by an adult]
Children of all ages and abilities and their caregivers are invited to get crafty with us. Stay for half an hour or the entire hour and a half. No registration necessary.
THURSDAYS: Jul 16, 23, 30, Aug 6, 13, 20 ...................................2:30-4:00 pm
 
DRAWING HEROES............................................................... AGES 9-12
Presented by artists Andy and Veronica Fish
What makes a superhero super? What elements make him or her unique? How about a sidekick? Cool gadgets? Amazing powers? Great costume? All this and more! Learn how to draw a heroic body and pose, and all the extra details that make your heroes unique.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, July 6 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
FRIDAY: July 17 ..............................................................................3:00-3:45 pm
 
HEROES QUIZ SHOW .............................................. ENTERING GR 4-6
Which team will win the quiz show prize? We will divide into teams, look at books about heroes, and then see which team can answer the most questions. A fast-moving and fun contest!
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, July 6 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
TUESDAY: Jul 21 ............................................................................4:00-5:00 pm
 
DOGS ARE HEROES TOO! ................................. ENTERING GR 1-3
Hear stories of heroic dogs and use your imagination to create a story and framed photo of your own animal hero!
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, July 13 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
WEDNESDAY: Jul 22 ......................................................................4:00-5:00 pm

 
HARRY POTTER PARTY ..................................... ENTERING GR 4-6/6-8
Do you have what it takes to be a student at Hogwarts? Test your knowledge of the wizarding world and your skills as a witch/wizard in our celebration of all things Harry Potter!
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, July 20 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
FRIDAY: Jul 31
GRADES 4-6 ................................................................................... 1:00-2:30 pm
GRADES 6-8 ................................................................................... 3:00-4:30 pm

 
YOUNG WRITERS' WORKSHOP ....................... ENTERING GR 4-6
Have you ever wanted to write a book? Are you working on a story, play, or poem now and want to meet other young writers? Come for the writing prompts, stay for the quiet writing space! Bring your own computer or paper, or use ours.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, July 27 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS: Aug 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27 ................ 3:30-5:00 pm
 

CAMP HALF BLOOD ......................................... ENTERING GR 4-6/6-8
Are you a fan of the Percy Jackson series? Think you have what it takes to be a demigod? Test your skills at Camp Half Blood.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, August 3 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
TUESDAY: Aug 18
GRADES 4-6: .................................................................................. 2:00-3:00 pm
GRADES 6-8: .................................................................................. 3:30-4:30 pm

 
BALANCED PLATE SCAVENGER HUNT ..... ENTERING GR 4-6
AT THE LEXINGTON FARMERS' MARKET WITH KIDS COOKING GREEN
Participate in a fun, active photo Scavenger Hunt around the Lexington Farmers' Market that focuses on putting together a balanced dinner plate with local, fresh, and colorful foods. Finish the scavenger hunt and learn about the foods you found and great recipes you can cook at home using these ingredients.
This class is intended for a parent and child team. You must bring a cell phone with camera or digital camera with you.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, August 17 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
TUESDAY: Aug 25 ......................................................................... 4:00-5:00 pm
 
LIBRARY TREASURE HUNT ................................. ENTERING GR 4 & 5
Find hidden treasure at the Library! We will divide into teams and follow the clues. It will be harder than you think! One team will receive first prize, but everyone will get to bring home some treasure.
Attendance is limited.** Sign-ups begin Monday, August 17 at 7:00 pm. Phone reservations begin at 7:30 pm.
WEDNESDAY: Aug 26 ................................................................... 3:30-5:00 pm