FRIDAY JULY 25 5:00-7:00 PM
Learn about the science behind special effects, from the art of crafting the perfect realistic blood and gore to the amazing transformations created by effects artists with a zombie makeup demonstration from Ravenous Studios. Read more →
RESCHEDULED – WEDNESDAY AUGUST 13 2:00 pm
Look! Up in the sky! Read more →
TUESDAY JULY 22 6:30 PM
Join Jim Higgs of the Rose City Astronomers to learn about the solar system, from eclipses to the history of the cosmos, and even a few space jokes! Read more →
WEDNESDAY JULY 16 2:00 PM
How can you tell if a chemical reaction has occurred?
Start with a change of color in our chemically challenging “magic” trick and move on to more exciting experiments. Watch in awe as the Mad Scientist creates numerous versions of erupting science!
WEDNESDAY JULY 9 2:00 PM
Join the Bonny L. Hays Small Animal Shelter for tips on how to look after your favorite furry, feathered, or scaled companions. Learn what it takes to be the best pet owner you can be, whether caring for animals big or small!
TUESDAY JUNE 24 6:30 PM
Put on your dancing shoes, gather up your friends, and meet us at the Library for an exciting evening of dancing through the stacks as part of our 2014 Adult Summer Reading Program. Read more →
FRIDAY JUNE 27 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Miss the opportunity to set off a tabletop volcano or engineer a catapult at your elementary school science fair? Come to the library to spark surprising reactions, sample scientifically delicious delicacies, and embrace your inner scientist! Read more →
WEDNESDAY JUNE 25 2:00 PM
Learn about the scientific concepts behind phase changes and states of matter with the magic of dry ice! Read more →