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March 2020

Art for Everyone

Sunday, March 15 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Reset Incorporated/ Rising Stars, 501 Monroe St
Fairmont, WV 26554 United States
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The objective of “Art for Everyone” is to (1) remove the fear of being creative.  (2) To create something beautiful thought provoking or just plain fun through repurposing common items that would otherwise be discarded. (3) To engage with others in taking a second look at the world around us. This event will encourage everyone to try their hand at creating an art piece that combines different materials and sensory input. Through the use of items that would normally be…

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April 2020

Digital Trophy Case 3-D printing

Thursday, April 23 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Adams Middle School, 2520 S. Lake Drive
Prestonsburg, KY 41653 United States
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Digital Trophy Case is a system developed by STLP students to display the high schools long standing accomplishments in all areas of athletics and academics. They will be displaying how the program works and how items can be printed 3-D style and if they wanted they could order and purchase a trophy to remember their times at Prestonsburg High School.

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DCPZ Exhibition of Teacher and Student Learning

Thursday, April 23 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Sidwell Friends School, Tenleytown Campus, 3825 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016 United States
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This annual Exhibition features documentation of teacher and/or student learning in classrooms across the DMV. A variety of exhibits--encompassing early childhood to graduate school, across disciplines--will showcase the way Project Zero ideas are deepening engagement, thinking and understanding in diverse settings. Attendees will interact with the exhibits and provide feedback, and perhaps even try on some Project Zero strategies. Special features at this year's Exhibition will be an opening talk by Project Zero researchers Edward Clapp and Sarah Sheya, as…

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Mark your Spot

Thursday, April 23 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Bridgett’s Quilting, 109 DIVISION STREET
PIKEVILLE, KY 41501 United States
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Come to Bridgett's for a sewing class where students will learn to make a book-marker.  Participants will learn to put colors together, cut fabric with scissors and learn the basics of sewing on a sewing machine.

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Live at 5! A Fun Family Affair.

Thursday, April 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Somerset Community College-Russell Center, 848 W. Steve Wariner Dr.
Russell Springs, KY 42642 United States
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In a world where you can be anything and do anything, come by the Somerset Community College Russell Campus as we host the 2020 Family Fun Night. On this night, we will learn how to fly drones, make slime in the slime room, launch bottle rockets, have face painting by the SCC Cosmetology Department, meet with Cinderella, Snow White, and other Disney characters. In addition, participants will meet with our Culinary Arts staff and create a fun filled treat through…

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Cook Wild Kentucky Cooking School

Thursday, April 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Robinson Auditorium, 130 Robinson Road
Jackson, KY 41339 United States
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Cook Wild Kentucky is a new project from Kentucky Cooperative Extension. Healthy recipes are available featuring venison, rabbit, fish, frog legs, and more. At this event, family groups will prepare and sample a mini-version of one of the recipes. While all ages are welcome to attend, the hands-on cooking portion is most suited for ages 6 and up. Adults are responsible for supervising and assisting their children during the class. In addition, families will enjoy games and activities related to…

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STEM Superheroes

Thursday, April 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Betsy Layne Elementary School, 256 School Street
Betsy Layne, KY 41605 United States
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Students, families, and community members will be participating in various STEM activities with a superhero theme. Join us to see if you can code DASH to help a superhero leap a tall building in a single bound. Help save the citizens of the town from a collapsing bridge. Lots of superhero activities will be available. Join us for a SUPER fun-filled night!

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Panthers STEAM into History

Thursday, April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pikeville Elementary School, 105 Bailey Blvd
Pikeville, KY 41501 United States
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Pikeville Panther Jr. Engineers have been using coding, engineering, robotics and making to bring Social Studies to life! At this event Jr. Engineers will team up with parents, community members, and educators to experience these awesome learning opportunities.

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Remake Learning Days

Thursday, April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wesley Christian School, 103 Ball Park Street
Allen, KY 41601 United States
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Remake Learning Days community night. will take place at Wesley Christian School, where STEAM activities will erupt with hands on activities. Many activities will take place such as making your own lava lamp. Our staff is creating a buzz by hosting our second annual Remake Learning Night.

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Mess Monsters

Friday, April 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Madison Children’s Museum, 100 Hamilton Street
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Take chances, make mistakes, get messy! Join us for sensory art projects designed especially for preschoolers and caregivers. We will make all kinds of art involving touch, smell, sound and more!

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The Universe in Seven Days

Saturday, April 25 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Highland Church of Christ, 821 Euclid Avenue
Paintsville, KY 41240 United States
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3, 2, 1 Blast off! Join us in the space dome for a glimpse into outer space. Journey through the universe and learn about the days of creation. Visit Creation Stations and construct balloon rockets, birdhouses, and soil tubes. Use augmented reality to visit the solar system, view a globe, and travel through the body. Spend some time at the sensory table or create a cloud in a jar. How about using double stuffed cookies to learn about the phases…

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Skool Aid’s Super Games

Saturday, April 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Kenton County Public Library – Covington Branch, 502 Scott Street
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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Skool Aid will be providing fun and exciting competitions to parents and kids in order for them to potentially win a prize. This program will be packed with fun and the Skool Aid spirit to motivate families to be creative and competitive. We specialize in game making and hoopla having by doing games such as castle building, paper airplane contests, and even hot wheel contests! Come visit Skool Aid if you are ready to have a blast!

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Sensory Saturday

Saturday, April 25 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45202 United States
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This program is designed for families with children who have autism or other developmental disabilities to explore the Art Museum in a comfortable environment. Upon arrival, families will be given a map of the museum indicating multi-sensory learning centers. Each month we explore different galleries at each learning center, led by a specially trained docent. Be sure to stop by the Rosenthal Education Center to participate in an all-ability art making activity. FREE. Reservations not required.

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FAMILY: Moove and Groove

Saturday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
DreamBank at Spark, 821 East Washington Avenue
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Get the entire family movin’ at DreamBank! Join Susan Neeley, owner of Moove and Groove, for an extreme dance party complete with bubbles, games, bean bags, yoga and so much more. Be sure to bring your dancin' shoes! This event is perfect for guests ages 2- 10 years old.

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Let’s Make a Pillowcase!

Saturday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sew N Love Shoppe, 249 W. Court St.
Prestonsburg, KY 41653 United States
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Your child will learn to construct a pillowcase using several fun techniques. He/she will be taught straight stitching, french seams and a fun technique that we like to call, "The burrito roll!" The class will be scheduled for 4 hours, but extra time may be allotted for the student to complete his/her project. The accompanying adult should plan to engage with the child on the project as the use of electric sewing machines and irons will be required. Kits will…

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Exploration Stations

Saturday, April 25 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Madison Children’s Museum, 100 Hamilton Street
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Touch! Tinker! Learn! Visit the rooftop for a rotating series of Exploration Stations with hands-on activities for toddlers, preschoolers, and school-age children.

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Sew Much Fun

Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Pink Bobbin Quilting Shop, 11129 US Hwy 23S
Pikeville, KY 41501 United States
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We are offering a class to allow the participants to make their own tote bag and/or scrunchy. These class will teach some simple sewing skills and allow the participants a chance to be creative and make a one of kind item. The totes can be used for school, sleepovers or to just carry your extra things.. Everything will be cut and ready to sew when you arrive. I will have several different choices of fabric available. I hope that you…

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Kickoff event

Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Covington Public Library, 502 Scott Blvd.
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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Join us in NKY for a celebration of learning! We will have many activities for kids of all ages, including: Make-and-take art projects T-shirt screen printing Science experiments Fire safety demonstrations Book creations Fun games A fashion show where you can wear your creations Photography lessons And much more!

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Make & Take Seeds

Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Covington Partners, 257 W Pike Street
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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Participants can make and take their own plant starters with seeds, soil, and planters. Come get your hands dirty and learn how to grow your own herbs, produce, and more!

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Making newspaper Derby hats

Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Covington Public Library, 502 Scott Blvd.
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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Create a beautiful hat out of painted newspaper, paper flowers, ribbon, and other reclaimed and recycled materials. Then you can model it at our fasion show (at 1:30 the same day) and keep it to wear for the Derby!

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Screen Printing Tshirts

Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Covington Public Library, 502 Scott Blvd.
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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Learn how to screen print your own T-shirt! Choose your favorite design and use pre-made screens, ink and squeegees to create a one-of-a-kind T-shirt. We will heat set the designs while you wait, so you can take them home and they will be washing machine safe. You can also model your new T-shirt on the runway at our 1:30 pm Makers' Fashion Show.

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Outdoor Cooking with Cook Wild Kentucky

Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Robinson Forest, 617 Clemons Fork Rd
Clayhole, KY 41317 United States
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Cook Wild Kentucky is a new project from Kentucky Cooperative Extension. Healthy recipes are available featuring venison, rabbit, fish, frog legs, and more. At this event, learn techniques for cooking meals over a Swedish Fire Torch or in a cast iron pot with legs. These cast iron pots are called "spiders" even though they only have 3 legs. All ages are welcome to attend. Children must be supervised by an adult. Sample several Cook Wild Kentucky Recipes. Feel free to…

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Family STEAM Fair

Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Corbin Public Library, 215 Roy Kidd Avenue
Corbin, KY 40701 United States
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Knox Promise Neighborhood-Berea College Partners for Education has partnered with the Corbin Public Library to host a community Family STEAM Fair. There will be activities for all ages at different stations throughout the event space. Foster your love for lifelong learning through entertaining and interactive activities that are centered around Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics.

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Let’s have fun reading together

Saturday, April 25 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Covington Public Library, 502 Scott Blvd.
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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Delta Kappa Gamma Society educators will help parents and children assemble a special book that they can take home. The children will be able to choose whether the book will be about animals or colors. Special colored markers, fun stickers, magazine clippings with animal images and glue will be provided for the children and parents. Having fun making the books will encourage the children to have fun learning while reading.

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Washington International School Spring Bazaar

Saturday, April 25 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Washington International School (Tregaron campus), 3100 Macomb Street NW
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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The 2020 WIS Spring Bazaar will take place on Saturday, April 25, from 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM, on the Tregaron Campus (3100 Macomb Street NW, Washington, DC 20008) EAT! PLAY! SHOP! FOOD—Visit the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Europe all in one afternoon at the International Food Court! Also available are delicious cakes, pies, cookies, and other tasty treats, or come for a fine cup of tea or pint of beer (adults only). GAMES and ACTIVITIES—moon bounce, carnival games, henna, face…

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STEAM Powered Families

Saturday, April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Meadowbrook Mall, 2399 Meadowbrook Road
Bridgeport, WV 26330 United States
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Harrison County Schools will host a STEAM Powered Family Day. During this event, parents and children will engage in hands-on activities that will make learning come alive. STEAM Powered Family Day will include rotating stations and hands-on learning for children. This event will bring children and families together to develop a new perspective for learning. Families will be invited to participate in activities from the following categories maker space, technology, engineering, and the arts.

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DIY Bubble Wands

Saturday, April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Covington Public Library, 502 Scott Blvd.
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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Using pipe cleaners and beads, families will craft their very own, one-of-a-kind bubble wands. Bubble solution will be available to test out the handcrafted creations along with a recipe card that families can take home to enjoy more bubbles throughout the warmer months!

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Fiber Arts Felting Fun

Saturday, April 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Cannon Lake Getaway, 546 Valentine Branch Rd
Cannon, KY 40923 United States
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This class is led by an experienced after-school fiber arts instructor Martha Thompson from Lexington. Various samples of wool projects will increase your knowledge of working with wool as an art medium. This is the first in a two day series of classes that work with wool in dry and wet felting. Plan to attend both sessions.

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Makers’ Fashion Show

Saturday, April 25 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Covington Public Library, 502 Scott Blvd.
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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Model your new fashion-forward, green garments made at the Kickoff Event for your family and friends at our Makers' Fashion Show! Other makers and aspiring fashion designers will join you to showcase their own creations.

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OKI LUG Juniors LEGO Club

Saturday, April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kenton County Public Library – Erlanger Branch, 401 Kenton Lands Ln
Erlanger, KY 41018 United States
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Kids in grades kindergarten through 7th grade join us on the 4th Saturday of the month for a fun time building with Lego blocks. Students will be working on projects based on grade level in small groups.

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OKI LUG Juniors LEGO Club

Saturday, April 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kenton County Public Library – Erlanger Branch, 401 Kenton Lands Ln
Erlanger, KY 41018 United States
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The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Lego Users Group (OKI LUG) meets regularly at the Erlanger Branch Library. Kids in grades kindergarten through 7th grade share their love of Legos while building challenging projects together. Join us on Saturday, April 25 from 2:00-4:00 pm and have some Lego fun!

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Practical, Hands-on Learning Centers

Saturday, April 25 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
St. Vincent Mission, Inc., 6369 Hwy. 404
David, KY 41640 United States
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On April 25 from 3-6 pm, St. Vincent Mission Staff plan to give students hands-on learning experiences in the areas of creating, making, and science. The sessions will last 1.5 hours, so students will get to pick two different sessions to attend. Mike, our home repair manager, will be guiding students in the art of woodworking. The students will be creating benches that will be displayed around the mission. Jennifer, the emergency assistance director, will be showing students how to…

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Fiber Arts Felting Fun

Sunday, April 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Cannon Lake Getaway, 546 Valentine Branch Rd
Cannon, KY 40923 United States
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This class is led by an experienced after-school fiber arts instructor Martha Thompson from Lexington. Various samples of wool projects will increase your knowledge of working with wool as an art medium. This is the first in a two day series of classes that work with wool in dry and wet felting. Plan to attend both sessions.

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Learn to Play Family Board Games

Sunday, April 26 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Woodburn Games, 2803 Woodburn Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45206 United States
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Move beyond Monopoly to the exciting world of modern board games. Try out popular games that are surprisingly educational. Family game night is a tradition for a reason – it’s a fun way to gather everyone together! There are more games now than ever before. If you’ve given up on Monopoly or tired of playing Uno for the 100th time, join us for an exploration of the newest games that explore new themes and encourage creativity. And these games are…

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Adventures In 3D Printing For Teens

Sunday, April 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N. 19th Street
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Interested in 3D printing? Come to the Kunkel Creation Station and learn all about putting an idea on paper, turning it into a 3D model using TinkerCAD, and then bring it to life with our Robo C2 3D printer! Beginners and experts both welcome! For teens ages 12 – 18, no registration needed.

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STEAM and ART Integration Showcase

Monday, April 27 @ 8:00 am - Friday, May 1 @ 3:00 pm
Viper Elementary School, 20 Eddington Ln
Viper, KY 41774 United States
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Students will work over the next couple months on STEAM based art and building projects with their makerspace resources.  An exhibit will be on display during Honors Day for parents and families to see. We will design and build with the 3-d printer and include all ages in the school for a variety of projects. I will take pictures of them working on the art samples and building things like Lego models, so the parents can see their child is…

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Imagine! Play! Learn!

Monday, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Kenton County Public Library – William E. Durr Branch, 1992 Walton-Nicholson Pike
Independence, KY 41051 United States
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Stop out to the William E. Durr Library in Independence to ignite your imagination through pretend play.

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Preschool Art Class with Amy Mietzel – Animal Art

Monday, April 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Lakeview Library, 2845 N Sherman Ave
Madison, WI 53704 United States
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Experiment with paper, pipe cleaners, puff balls, markers, glue sticks, and more as we share a story and create art with local artist Amy Mietzel. Smocks or "messy" clothes recommended. For preschoolers ages 3-5. The book for this class will be One Word from Sophia by J Averback, and we will make animal art using paper tubes.

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Entrepreneur Fest

Monday, April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

Cawood Ledford Boys and Girls Club, 1 Positive Place
Harlan, KY 40831-1675 United States
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Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

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Sewing with Kids

Monday, April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Lakeview Library, 2845 N Sherman Ave
Madison, WI 53704 United States
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Learn a new skill, have fun, and sew a unique creation with our special guest, Elizabeth White! Participants will hand sew with yarn, yarn needles and old sweaters. All of the materials will be provided. No registration required.

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Remake Learning Bus Tour

Tuesday, April 28 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mason Crossroads, 990 Reading Road
Mason, OH 45040 United States
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As part of the Remake Learning days, Hamilton County ESC is hosting a bus tour to take you around the city. Get a first hand view of what is going on in some of the more innovative schools in our region! We are encouraging parents, business members, school employees, and students to get on the bus with us! The itinerary for the day is as follows: Meet at Mason Crossroads by 8:00 am, First stop: Sycamore Synnovation Lab Second stop:…

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Playdough Party

Tuesday, April 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Madison Children’s Museum, 100 Hamilton Street
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Join us in the Art Studio Classroom for a play clay party! We’ll have all sorts of colorful dough, tools, and cookie cutters for all-ages sensory playtime. This is a time to use your imagination and we can’t wait to see the creative crafts our visitors invent!

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Global Spotlight

Tuesday, April 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
International Book Project, 1440 Delaware Ave.
Lexington, KY 40505 United States
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Students will have the opportunity to "travel" to 3-5 unique regions of the world including, but not limited to: East Africa, Southeast Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and the South Pacific. Students will participate in mini lessons that engage participants in activities to teach them about overseas countries, offering students a chance to experience aspects of daily life in another country, such as: tasting food, sampling art and craft traditions.  Attendees will also learn about important topics like topography, music,…

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Entrepreneur Fest

Tuesday, April 28 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

Cawood Ledford Boys and Girls Club, 1 Positive Place
Harlan, KY 40831-1675 United States
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Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

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Library Coding Club

Tuesday, April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Kenton County Public Library – Covington Branch, 502 Scott Street
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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New and experience coders are welcome to join us. We will be using a few online learning tools as well as working with Lua, the scripting language used by Roblox.

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Remake Learning Days: Things From Scratch

Tuesday, April 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Floyd County Public Library – Eastern Branch, 10983 KY Rt 80
Eastern, KY 41622 United States
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Remake Learning Days: Things From Scratch is where we take items from left over crafts and make new things. Use your imagination! This event is focused on Elementary Aged Children!

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Let’s Build Lego Night

Tuesday, April 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Central Elementary School, 1000 KY-3439
Barbourville, KY 40906 United States
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All Central Elementary families are invited to attend Let’s Build Lego Night. Families will participate in STEM activities while playing with Legos. There will be building challenges, painting with Legos, design your own Lego action figure, and much more. Families who attend this event will have the opportunity to compete in an at-home building challenge and then submit photos for a prize. There’s something for all ages; whether you are 4 or 40, you will have a blast!

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STEM Carnival Night

Tuesday, April 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
South Floyd Elementary, 299 Mt. Raider Dr.
Hi Hat, KY 4163641606 United States
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Families will work together on various STEM activities at South Floyd Elementary's STEM Carnival. Activities are designed for grades K-8 and will include everything from designing and creating roller coasters to coding robots!

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Makeing a world of Difference at the Casey County Family Fun Night

Tuesday, April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Casey County Public Library, 238 Middleburg Street
Liberty, KY 42539 United States
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In a world where you can be anything and do anything, come by the Casey County Public Library as Somerset Community College Casey Campus hosts the 2020 Family Fun Night. On this night, we will learn how to fly drones, make slime in the slime room, have face painting by the SCC Cosmetology Department, meet with Cinderella, Snow White, and other Disney characters. In addition, participants will meet with our Culinary Arts staff and create a fun filled treat through…

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The Daily Sew

Tuesday, April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Interested in learning how to use a sewing machine? Looking for a fun sewing group to develop your skills with? Join us in the MakerSpace every Tuesday evening for the Daily Sew! Bring a current project to work on and enjoy the creative atmosphere with your fellow crafters. The MakerSpace is located on the second floor of the North Building.

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Wee Wednesday: Nature Lovers

Wednesday, April 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cincinnati Art Museum, 953 Eden Park Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45202 United States
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Our popular “open house” program for preschoolers and their parents offers interactive learning stations in the galleries, story tellers, and a hands-on art project each month. Families will be given a map upon arrival, indicating learning centers in the galleries. We’re sorry, but we are unable to accommodate school groups for this program. FREE. Reservations not required.

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Sensory Open Play

Wednesday, April 29 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Kenton County Public Library – William E. Durr Branch, 1992 Walton-Nicholson Pike
Independence, KY 41051 United States
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Expand the mind, gross and fine motor skills and engage the senses in this learn through play program geared for young learners and those with autism or other sensory challenges

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Bodacious B’s Beadathon Jewelry Workshop

Wednesday, April 29 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Behringer-Crawford Museum, 1600 Montague Road
Covington, KY 41011 United States
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Behringer-Crawford Museum's exhibit, "From Rituals to Runways: The Art of the Bead," features a wide array of beaded jewelry and relics from around the world, as well as fashion worn by musical icon, Cher. To celebrate the artistry of beading, BCM is hosting a beaded jewelry class with Becky Hancock, owner of St. Theresa Textile Trove. Participants in "Bodacious B's Beadathon Jewelry Workshop" will learn how to create necklaces, earrings and bracelets using unusual beads from around the world. All…

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Wiggle & Jump

Wednesday, April 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Madison Children’s Museum, 100 Hamilton Street
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Join us in exploring active games geared for our youngest visitors! We will have lots of fun with movement: playing games that help evolve those important gross motor skills.

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Entrepreneur Fest

Wednesday, April 29 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

Cawood Ledford Boys and Girls Club, 1 Positive Place
Harlan, KY 40831-1675 United States
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Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

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BlueGrace Art Party

Wednesday, April 29 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Oil Springs Cultural Arts & Recreation Center, 7846 KY Route 40 West
Oil Springs, KY 41238 United States
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The BlueGrace Art Studio is inviting community members ages 6month - 13years inside the unique, repurposed school building to express, play and create. A variety of art stations will be setup for different age groups and a professional artist will help guide participants along. Art is about the process, not the product and we want our participants to enjoy the moment! Come join us April 29 beginning at 3pm inside the Oil Springs Cultural Arts & Recreation Center!

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Jump for JESUS

Wednesday, April 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Allen Baptist Church, PO Box 541
Allen, KY 41601 United States
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Come to Allen Baptist Church where our Youth and Parents will be meeting together to make jump ropes. The jump ropes will be made from donated T-shirts that will be cut into very long strips and then braid together.  Families will make two jump ropes, one to keep and one to send to children in foreign countries through Operation Christmas Child.  Middle and High School students and their families are welcome to join us!  

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Typography & Gutenberg

Thursday, April 30 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cincinnati Type & Print Museum, 2307 West 8th Street
Cincinnati, OH 45204 United States
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Come see and hear how Gutenberg started the revolution of mass printing of book, which led for the need of creating a variety of new type faces.

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Entrepreneur Fest

Thursday, April 30 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

Cawood Ledford Boys and Girls Club, 1 Positive Place
Harlan, KY 40831-1675 United States
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Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

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Bike Fun and Safety

Thursday, April 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brighton Center, 741 Central Ave
Newport, KY 41071 United States
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Youth who have participated in the STEM Bicycle club will be available with a "fix a bike station" to make minor repairs to bikes. There will also be a bike ride obstacle course, bike safety tips, games, and a chance to win prizes.

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Surprising Handmade Books

Thursday, April 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
University of Pikeville, Record Memorial, 4th floor, RM 408, 147 Sycamore Street
Pikeville, KY 41501 United States
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Kids and their families will discover a wonderful world in exploring the book form as art. By taking sheets of paper and folding, (some) cutting, and decorating, they will be creating beautiful hand held works of art. There will be an opportunity to make an X-book, a flower-fold book (or decoration), a square flexagon and a circle-pop-up envelope. A minimum of gluing is necessary. Paper, glue sticks, markers, stamps and ink, and scissors will all be provided. Kids and their…

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If You Give A Mouse A Cookie

Thursday, April 30 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Menifee County Public Library, 1585 Main Street
Frenchburg, KY 40322 United States
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Children will learn how to follow a recipe and make chocolate chip cookies. They will get to take their cookie dough home with them to bake. Chocolate chip cookies will be provided as a snack. We will be reading "If You Give A Mouse A Cookie" by Laura Numeroff.

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STEAM Day

Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Prestonsburg Elementary School, 140 Clark Drive
Prestonsburg, KY 41653 United States
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Students and their families will enjoy learning together through various S.T.E.A.M. activities.

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DACE Family STEAM Event

Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Duff Allen Central Elementary, 183 Rebel Road
Eastern, KY 41622 United States
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Students and their families will participate in various activities such as * building and testing the strength of the "Three Little Pigs" houses * creating a 3-D shape by straw bending edges, faces, and vertices * coding to manipulate Spheros through a maze * engineering a handcrafted, pool noodle scribble robot * designing boats that propel by balloon * exploring the physics of sound with rubber bands * mastering the technique of marble art * crafting a paper airplane that…

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Live at McCreary SCC Family Fun Night/Earth Day

Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Somerset Community College – McCreary Center, 841 College Street
Whitley City, KY 42653 United States
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Somerset Community College - McCreary Center is sponsoring a FREE Family Fun Night. This night of educational activities will be held on Thursday, April 30, 2020 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Somerset Community College McCreary Center located at 141 College Street, Whitley City, KY 42653. Some of the events planned for this exciting and memorable night will include geocaching, face painting, rock painting, crafts, bottle rocket launching, story time, family photo booth, a wool demonstration, and so much more.…

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Honeybee Facts

Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Pike County Conservation District, 99 Weddington Branch Rd
Pikeville, PA United States
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Neil Hunt, president of the Pike County Beekeepers Associations will present a program on the life of a bee, how they make honey and why they are important to the environment. Attendees will get to taste honey. Kids will make a bee waterer to take home.

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Outdoor Explorer and Art at Cumberland Falls State Park

Thursday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, 7351 Highway 90
Corbin, KY 40701 United States
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Girl Scouts of Kentucky's Wilderness Road is so excited to partner with Cumberland Falls State Resort Park for this Outdoor Explorer and Art event! Everyone will meet at the Cumberland Falls State Resort Park Lodge where we will meet with our guide. Our guide will take the girls on a hike to see Cumberland Falls, which will take approximately an hour to complete. Once back from the hike, the girls will go to the Nature Center where they will complete…

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Let’s Make a Bookmark!

Thursday, April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sew N Love Shoppe, 249 W. Court St.
Prestonsburg, KY 41653 United States
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Students will learn to make a simple bookmark using fabric, interfacing, eyelets and ribbon. This free class is for beginners who will learn sewing basics. Learn straight stitching, pivot turns and backstitching. The class is limited to 6 students, so stop by the shop or call to reserve your spot! Ages 6 and up with a supervising adult!

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Celebrate Día with STREAM!

Thursday, April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Kenton County Public Library – Erlanger Branch, 401 Kenton Lands Ln
Erlanger, KY 41018 United States
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The annual celebration of El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children's Day/Book Day) is April 30! Families can gather in the STREAM Center to enjoy a variety of tech projects and maker fun!

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May 2020

Remake Learning at Dewey Dam

Friday, May 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dewey Lake Dam, 9278 Lake Road
Van Lear, KY 41265 United States
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Enjoy the great outdoors at Dewey Lake!  We plan on starting the event with a 0.25 educational walk down our tree ID trail leading to the primitive campground. There we will go over bush craft fire starting techniques and campfire safety practices. The second half of the event will be held at the dam intake structure where we'll discuss the history of the dam and review water management practices. It wouldn't be a USACE event without water safety, so activities…

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Leather Clutch Bag Class

Friday, May 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$15.00
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In this class you will learn how to make a simple clutch bag. You will work with an instructor from cutting the leather to walking out with a clutch bag! Class will be from 10-4 (Class is normally 1-2 hours) but extra time is being scheduled so everyone will have enough time to work at their own pace. Class fee is $15.00

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Little Da Vincis

Friday, May 1 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Kenton County Public Library – William E. Durr Branch, 1992 Walton-Nicholson Pike
Independence, KY 41051 United States
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Explore a unique activity all day with an art or STEM project! Materials are provided.

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Entrepreneur Fest

Friday, May 1 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00 pm, repeating until Friday, May 1, 2020

Cawood Ledford Boys and Girls Club, 1 Positive Place
Harlan, KY 40831-1675 United States
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Students will take part in a week of learning activities that will teach them necessary skills for becoming an entrepreneur, including business planning, marketing, public speaking and budgeting. They will take an idea and work with their teams to produce a product line, which they will sell at an entrepreneur fair that will be open to the public on Friday May 1.

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Building our Future

Friday, May 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bit Source, 375 Hambley Blvd
Pikeville, KY 41501 United States
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Join us at Bit Source for a time of learning fun where participants will create, explore and learn using low-tech and high-tech tools.  High School students can talk to a developer to learn more about computer programming.

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Harry Potter Remakes Learning

Friday, May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Morehead State University, 102 Lloyd Cassity
Morehead, KY 40351 United States
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MSUTeach students will use Harry Potter books as a base for STEM activities. All school age children are welcome to come to Lloyd Cassity on May 1, 2020 from 5-7 to explore STEM activities. We may have potions, herbology, and other classes. You may even see a magical beast or get to taste butter beer from Hogsmeade.

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ProjectFun Video Game Design

Saturday, May 2 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
aSTEAM Village, 1600 The Paseo
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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This introductory workshop for students teaches them how modern video games are made. You will create games using the DigiPen Zero Engine while learning about the C++ programming language, the game production process, and potential pathways into careers in video game development.

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Healthier YOU

Saturday, May 2 @ 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Morgan County Wellness Center, 1412 Rt 2
West Liberty, KY 41472 United States
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Learn different exercise techniques to help you grow in strength, stability, and be healthier overall. Know what foods are good for your body and be able to manage a healthier lifestyle! Learn to make wise food choices at an early age that will last a lifetime!

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STEAM into Summer

Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Floyd County Public Library, 161 N Arnold Ave
Prestonsburg, KY 41653 United States
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Stir up some chemicals and create; build circuits, robots, and create runs; design and build structures; apply science and math to create art, and learn how to use math in interesting and fun ways.

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Outdoor Explorer and Art at Pine Mountain State Park

Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pine Mountain State Park, 1050 State Park Road
Pineville, KY 40977 United States
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Girl Scouts of Kentucky’s Wilderness Road is so excited to partner with Pine Mountain State Park for this Outdoor Explorer and Art event! Everyone will meet at the Pine Mountain State Park Lodge where we will meet with our guide. From the lodge, the girls will follow the guide to the Nature Center where they will get to explore through hands-on interpretive displays. The girls will also get to create a piece of art that reflects the outdoors. We will…

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Tote Bag Class

Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 10:00 am

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$30.00
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This class will teach you how to make a tote bag. Even though this is a larger Tote bag you will learn how to make the bag and the pattern. Taking that pattern you can then experiment on your own with different sizes. The class will be $30.00 and will be from 10 am- 2 pm. This class tends to take a little longer than most because of all the stitching.

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Let’s Make a Drawstring Bag!

Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sew N Love Shoppe, 249 W. Court St.
Prestonsburg, KY 41653 United States
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$10.00
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Use a variety of sewing techniques and folding tricks to create these awesome drawstring bags! Kits will be provided. Recommended for children 8 years and older with supervising adult.   The class is limited to 6 students, so stop by the shop or call to reserve your spot!

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Assemblage Art

Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Grayson Gallery & Art Center, 301 East 3rd Street
Grayson, KY 41143 United States
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Assemblage art workshop, with most materials provided. Found objects, re-purposed, and up-cycled items will be used for this make and take workshop. This will be a family friendly event, open to youth and adults. Workshop will be held in the Grayson Gallery & Art Center studio space, located at 301 East 3rd Street, Grayson, KY, 41143.

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Eastern Kentucky Innovation Center

Saturday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Eastern Kentucky Innovation Center, 405 Main Street
Paintsville, KY 41240 United States
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What is Eastern Kentucky Innovation Center? We are a community-operated work-space where people with common interests, often in computers, machining, technology, science, digital art or electronic art, can meet, socialize and collaborate. More specifically you can: Learn to Code using beginner languages like Scratch and advance on to more advanced coding with Python. Program an Arduino development board, creating various projects. Learn to program and control objects with the credit-card-sized RaspberryPi computer. Learn to create objects and print them on…

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Toddler Time

Saturday, May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Morgan County Public Library, 151 University Drive
West Liberty, KY 41472 United States
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Join us for stories, crafts, games and activities to promote Early Literacy. This event is for ages Birth to 5 years old.

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Touch-A-Truck and Classic Car and Bike Show

Saturday, May 2 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Connellsville Area Career & Technical Center, 720 Locust St. Ext.
Connellsville, PA 15425 United States
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The Connellsville Area Career & Technical Center’s SkillsUSA Chapter is hosting a “Touch-A-Truck and Classic Car and Bike Show” event on May 2, 2020 from 12:00-3:00 p.m. It is a FREE community event where families will have the opportunity to see, touch, explore, interact and learn about trucks and explore the multiple programs of study that the Career and Technical Center has to offer. This is a unique opportunity for kids of all ages to get behind the wheel, honk…

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Leather Dying Class

Sunday, May 3 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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In this class you will learn how to dye leather, use water-stain, antique leather etc. This class will get you started on your way to making beautiful leather projects. This class is FREE!!! and will be offered from 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm. With this class you can arrive anytime and you can jump right in with the rest of class.

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Galaxy Faction Coasters

Monday, May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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This class will be a leather tooling class with a "galaxy faction theme" which be heavily inspired by the light and dark sides of a far away galaxy... Also a newer now popular faction will also be available to give inspiration for this fun class.

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Teen Makerspace Hangout

Monday, May 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N. 19th Street
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The Kunkel Creation Station (KCS) will serve as an idea lab and creation space for teens to explore their creativity and cultivate their imaginations in interactive, hands-on ways! Bring a friend and stop by to tinker with the 3D printer, use our Cricut Maker, use our button maker, create something out of duct tape, or collaborate on projects with other teens. No registration necessary. Want to know more about what materials we have available? Email the Teen Programmer at emcquiggan@ccpa.net.

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Belt Class

Tuesday, May 5 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$15.00
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This class is simple yet extremely useful and will be a great introductory class for anyone new to crafting. In this class you will learn how to make your very own leather belt that will last for years!

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Color Theory Class

Wednesday, May 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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Color theory class that will not just be used for leather. It will teach basic color theory skills that you can use for all of your art projects. This class will also be free!!

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Collaborating Through Art Educator Professional Development

Thursday, May 7 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Museum Lab, 6 Allegheny Square East
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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$100
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Educators can explore different tools, materials, and several making and arts integration processes to gain an understanding of the impact making art together can have on young children's learning and interpretation skills. Lunch included!

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A Celebration of Unique Abilities

Thursday, May 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children, 201 N. Bellefield Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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Join educators from the Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children for a student-led tour, highlighting creativity, perseverance and curiosity through our innovative approach to instruction. From aquaponics to technology to a student run-enterprise and multi-media learning, students with visual impairment utilize a hands on approach in order to bring lessons to life.

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Mosaic Making

Thursday, May 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Come learn the basic skills and terminology of mosaic making. Use an assortment of colored tiles, buttons, and beads! Plan out an abstract or realistic design, and then create a one-of-a-kind piece of art to take home. All ages are welcome. This is a drop-in program, so feel free to come and go as you please! For more information, contact Lydia Burnett at lburnett@pittsburgh kids.org. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18 and senior…

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Customizing Shoes with Angelus Paints

Thursday, May 7 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$10.00
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We are extremely excited to be hosting this class! Angelus paints are well known in the custom shoe world as well as other art crafting. The shoes you bring in MUST be something you no longer care about. You will be stripping these shoes of their finish and applying your designs! You can then take these skills and apply them on all your leather goods. This will be a 4 hour class, but you will not need to be here…

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digital FABRICation: Creating Artwork for Heat Transfer to Apparel

Thursday, May 7 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
VW eLab at Red Bank RBHS, 640 Morrison Springs Rd.
Chattanooga, TN 37405 United States
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Using the tools in the VW eLab at Red Bank, explore how to employ devices to mash-up, set up of vinyl cutter, check and export file to machine for cutting, using weeding tools to pick vinyl, settings & operation of heat press.

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Tween Scene: Hand Sew a Felt Piggy Bank

Thursday, May 7 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Sheraden, 720 Sherwood Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15204 United States
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Meet new friends, hang out with old friends and try something new. Connect with peers in an engaging social environment. In this Labs Workshop for tweens we will be learning how to sew. Labs Mentor Eva will teach the basics and use a pattern to sew pig shaped coin punches. All materials and tools will be provided. For children in grades 3-5.

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Lawrence County’s Make-A-Thon Student Challenge Event & Showcase

Thursday, May 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
New Castle Jr.-Sr. HS, 300 East Lincoln Ave.
New Castle, PA 16101 United States
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New Castle Area SD is excited to host Lawrence County’s first ever Make-A-Thon Student Challenge Event & Showcase which includes students and teachers from local school communities in and around the Beaver, Butler, Lawrence, and Mercer County areas. However, we openly invite and encourage all interested students, teachers, and families in the greater Pittsburgh and Southwestern PA areas to join us and participate in this fun-filled evening focused on student-centered learning. Make-A-Thon Challenge Event Details: Students can pre-register in age-appropriate…

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Meet and Greet with the Twinnovation eLab

Thursday, May 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Soddy Daisy Middle School, 200 Turner Road
Soddy Daisy, TN 37379 United States
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Participants will create keychains by laser cutting acrylic shapes and using the vinyl cutter to create stickers for they keychain. They will also do an introduction to coding course through micro:bit. This is a great opportunity for future Soddy Daisy Middle School students to engage with a vital component of the school-- the Volkswagen eLab.

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STEAM Showcase

Thursday, May 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Burgettstown Middle High School, 104 Bavington Road
Burgettstown, PA 15021 United States
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Join us as we celebrate our strides in innovation! The following projects will be displayed: 8th Grade Genius Hour Projects 7th Grade Robo-Biomes Sphero Robotic-Powered Boats Search and Rescue Drones Piper Bot Computer Construction Kits Coding Tools for PreK Pancake Art Student Art Gallery

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Innovation Expo Family Night

Thursday, May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Lakeside Academy, 4850 Jersey Pike
Chattanooga, 37416 United States
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During the Innovation Expo, families will get to see what has been going on in the Pre-K classroom as they learn about STEM/STEAM. They will get to join in on the fun by helping to create a LEGO STEAM Park, full of opportunities to engage in learning and fun!

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Highlands School District Computer Science and STEAM Showcase

Thursday, May 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Highlands Middle School – Highlands School District, 1350 Broadview Blvd.
Natrona Heights, PA 15065 United States
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The Highlands School District will be showcasing all of the wonderful Computer Science initiatives and technology that is being utilized with our K-8 students. Families and community members can explore the numerous interactive, hands-on activities that will be provided and modeled by students and staff. BeeBots, Puzzlets, Ozobots, VR/AR Google Expeditions, Makey Makey, Sphero and much much more will be available to learn and engage with! Light refreshments and snacks will also be provided. Children, parents and community member are…

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Smart Making Spaces: An introductory tour of technology prototypes to support documentation practices in project based learning

Friday, May 8 @ 1:00 am - 4:00 am
AlphaLab Gear, 6024 Broad Street Floor 2R
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States
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Come join the project team to see work in progress, test working prototypes and discuss with students and educators the teaching and learning challenges particular to creative project based learning. As a powerful form of project or inquiry-based learning, the Maker movement has become an increasingly popular paradigm for 21st century learning experiences in contemporary education. This is true across formal and informal settings and spans K-12 through higher education. Despite the popular uptake of creative, hands-on, maker learning experiences,…

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Money Clipper Wallet Class

Friday, May 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on Friday, May 8, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$15.00
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In this class you will learn how to make a leather wallet from scratch. The money clipper is a bi-fold and does have pockets. This will be a good base class to learn skills for a lot of your future projects. There will be 2 classes on 5/8/20 one at 10 am - 1 pm and another from 1 pm- 4 pm Class fee is $15.00

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Bee Real

Friday, May 8 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Propel Andrew Street High School, 605 E. 10th Avenue
Munhall, PA 15120 United States
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For more than a decade, students at Andrew St. High School have been keeping bees, harvesting honey, and making hive products. In the last few years, we have expanded to over a dozen hives and are now licensed by the PA Department of Agriculture as a honey retailer and wholesaler. Visit our apiary on May 8th to see the hives (or - if that seems a little scary - check out our observation hive), sample some honey (and buy some!)…

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Pace School STEAM Tournament of Champions

Friday, May 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Pace School, 2432 Greensburg Pike
Pittsburgh, PA 15221 United States
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Pace School serves students who have Autism and emotional/behavioral disorders. At Pace, we believe that kids CAN have success, participate, and learn even more effectively through exciting and hands-on learning activities. Join us on May 15th anytime between 12-2 for a STEAM tournament of champions! We will revisit some of our favorite challenges from this year. Now it's your turn to test your STEAM skills! Don’t worry though, our students will be on hand to assist you in becoming a…

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Money Clipper Wallet Class

Friday, May 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on Friday, May 8, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$15.00
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In this class you will learn how to make a leather wallet from scratch. The money clipper is a bi-fold and does have pockets. This will be a good base class to learn skills for a lot of your future projects. There will be 2 classes on 5/8/20 one at 10 am - 1 pm and another from 1 pm- 4 pm Class fee is $15.00

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Making for Mom

Friday, May 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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$10
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Create a gift for Mother’s Day, or to celebrate another meaningful person in your life by painting, gluing, cutting, taping, molding, and coloring to bring your creation to life! Join us for a storytime followed by multisensory collage-making. This is a workshop designed for interactions between caretakers and their young learners (0-8), but all are welcome. Program cost is $10 per family (2-4 people), or $5 for members (per family). This program is limited to 8 families. Advance registration is…

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STEM Exploration Station

Friday, May 8 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Marys Elementary School, 317 Washington Street
St. Marys, WV 26170 United States
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Youth will have an opportunity to participate in the creation of catapults that will launch marshmallows and then make adjustments as needed to become more accurate in launching. Youth will also have an opportunity to create foil boats that will be tested for their ability to float as well as their ability to hold cargo. Stomp Rockets will also be offered as an activity.

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STEM Night with Children’s Home Society

Friday, May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
WVU Evansdale Campus, 1306 Evansdale Drive
Morgantown, WV 26506 United States
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On Friday, May 8th, 2020, from 6-8 p.m., we will welcome families , up to 100 people, who are affiliated with the Children's Home Society of West Virginia to join us for an evening of hands-on building and designing. We will be creating Rube Goldberg machines, a system that uses chain reactions to complete a simple task (Think Mousetrap the Game!). Families will work together, embracing creativity, silliness, and mistakes, to show that the engineering design process can be fun,…

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Monongalia County 4-H at Tractor Supply Company

Saturday, May 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tractor Supply Company Morgantown, WV, 7 Vista Del Rio Dr.
Morgantown, WV 26508 United States
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Across the globe, 4-H is world leader in developing youths to become productive citizens and catalysts for positive change to meet the needs of a diverse and changing society. Through a focus on the four “Hs” of head, heart, hands and health, participating youths will learn to develop life skills and knowledge, build self-esteem and positive values, become more active citizens through service and adopt healthy habits. From science-based learning to historical lessons, 4-H cultivates tomorrow's leaders and offers comprehensive…

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Build a Fort Workshop

Saturday, May 9 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Fort Ligonier, 200 South Market Street
Ligonier, PA 15658 United States
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Why were forts built? What is the purpose of a bastion or fascine cannon battery? Learn the how and why of Fort Ligonier's construction in 1758 and then apply your learning as you design and build your own fort...out of food!

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Animal Evacuation STEM Event

Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
John Marshall High School, 750 Tomlinson Ave
Moundsville, WV 26041 United States
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Student and parent groups will use the design process to engineer a boom arm (or maybe not?) to extract a (stuffed) animal from an island (that bears a startling resemblance to a five-gallon bucket) in the middle of a toxic lake that totally isn't a blue tarp.

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Hello Sari! Make a Recycled Flower!

Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Discovery Space, 1224 N. Atherton St.
State College, PA 16803 United States
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Ten Thousand Villages State College is hosting a free workshop for children and families to create art from recycled materials. This project is inspired by our artisan partners in Bangladesh, who repurpose traditional sari fabric into handmade flowers. We will focus on artisans' use of sustainable practices and economic innovation, and discuss how Fair Trade practices protect the environment and create opportunities for artisans (70% of whom are women) often excluded from the global economy.

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MAKESHOP: Weaving

Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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May 9-10 from 10am-5pm
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Join us in MAKESHOP as we use a variety of unconventional materials such as plastic and recycled items to weave using traditional and nontraditional looms. Add WEFT threads, the threads that run side-to-side in a weaving, to the WARP threads, which run top to bottom, and discover how we can make fabric out of anything. Draw connections between weaving and coding as we explore different woven patterns. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18…

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Tote Bag Class

Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 10:00 am

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$30.00
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This class will teach you how to make a tote bag. Even though this is a larger Tote bag you will learn how to make the bag and the pattern. Taking that pattern you can then experiment on your own with different sizes. The class will be $30.00 and will be from 10 am- 2 pm. This class tends to take a little longer than most because of all the stitching.

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Get a handle on basic car maintenance

Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage, 901 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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Join us as we look under the hood of a vehicle and show you what to look at to determine the condition of fluids, belts, hoses, filters and more. We'll show you how to inspect and change wiper blades, top-off fluids, and tire pressure as well.

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Find out what to do in a roadside emergency

Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage, 901 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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How do I get my car out of the mud? My car just quit running, what should I do? What items should I keep in my car in case of an emergency? Find the answers to these questions and more

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Safe Driving Practices

Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage, 901 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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It takes two seconds of taking your eyes off the road to double your risk of getting into an accident. Instead, take two seconds to turn off your phone before starting your car. This tip and others will be discussed.

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Investigate Vehicle Safety

Saturday, May 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage, 901 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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What is a lane departure system? How does electronic stability control work? Why does antilock brake systems make driving safer? Join us as we explore the answers to these questions.

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Get Your S.W.A.G On

Saturday, May 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Rivermont Elementary School, 3330 Hixson Pike
Chattanooga, TN 37415 United States
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What is S.W.A.G? Students, Working on, Achieving, Growth What’s in the bag? The bag has resources and materials to help you throughout the summer. Notebook, Pencils, Sticky Notes, Books with lessons, Comprehension Cards, and Reading Response Strategies are included.

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Drive for a Greener World

Saturday, May 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville Automotive Garage, 901 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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There are many tips and strategies to maximize fuel economy and minimize emissions. Join us to learn more about how to drive for a greener world.

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Invent the Future Challenge Summit

Saturday, May 9 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Paint Branch High School, 14121 Old Columbia Pike
Burtonsville, MD 20866 United States
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Mark your calendars now for KID Museum’s 2020 Invent the Future Challenge Summit, which will take place at Paint Branch High School, in Burtonsville, MD! All are welcome to attend this unique event showcasing the inspiring work of nearly 1,000 middle schoolers across the region. Students will present their prototyped solutions to the challenge question, “What will you make to protect life on this planet?” and compete for recognition in the categories of idea, process and presentation. The Invent the…

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Curator for a Day!

Saturday, May 9 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Braddock’s Battlefield History Center, 609 Sixth Street
North Braddock, PA 15104 United States
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What is it like to be a curator and make a museum exhibit? Join us for the special event where YOU get to become a curator. Take our history, mix it with some words and pictures and make your own exhibit for display.

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Folded Animals Class

Saturday, May 9 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on Sunday, May 10, 2020 at 12:30 pm

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$5.00
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These simple animal designs will be cut from leather and folded into shape with your choice of stitching or rivets to hold the folds together. This class is fun all ages and we encourage parents of little ones to help their future artists out with some of the steps. This class will be for all age groups and be $5.00

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Mother’s Day Handprint Paintings AC05

Saturday, May 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Sweetwater Center for the Arts, 200 Broad Street
Sewickley, PA 15143 United States
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$5
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Ready to make this Mother’s Day one mom will never forget? Join us and learn how to create custom handprint masterpieces that all moms and grandmothers are sure to love! A local and enthusiastic artist will guide you through easy to follow instructions to create your own hand painted handprint bouquet or custom sunshine cavas! This is a perfect time for dads to help their little ones to create the perfect gift that will surprise mom, or a great way…

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MAKESHOP: Weaving

Sunday, May 10 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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May 9-10 from 10am-5pm
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Join us in MAKESHOP as we use a variety of unconventional materials such as plastic and recycled items to weave using traditional and nontraditional looms. Add WEFT threads, the threads that run side-to-side in a weaving, to the WARP threads, which run top to bottom, and discover how we can make fabric out of anything. Draw connections between weaving and coding as we explore different woven patterns. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18…

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Folded Animals Class

Sunday, May 10 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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One event on Sunday, May 10, 2020 at 12:30 pm

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$5.00
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These simple animal designs will be cut from leather and folded into shape with your choice of stitching or rivets to hold the folds together. This class is fun all ages and we encourage parents of little ones to help their future artists out with some of the steps. This class will be for all age groups and be $5.00

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Making Pizza with Mom

Sunday, May 10 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Black Radish Kitchen, 6901 Lynn Way, 2nd Floor
Pittsburgh, 15208 United States
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Participants will learn how to make dough using locally sourced ingredients. They will then construct their own pizzas utilizing various topping options. Families will have to time enjoy their creations in the kitchen or take them home.

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Belt Pouch Class

Monday, May 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$10.00
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this is a simple but useful class. This belt pouch can be used for extra storage space/utility or just to have a cool pouch that goes with your costumes,

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Early Learning Workspace

Monday, May 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Sort, choose, and cut different types of fabric to help us prepare for our upcoming Sensory-Friendly Sunday program. Discover what processes and planning happen to prepare for a program at Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh! Practice skills like sorting and cutting as you explore colors, patterns, and textures. Ask questions, explore materials, and learn what it’s like to work at the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh! The Early Learning Workspace program is drop-in, so guests may come and go as they please!…

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Propel East: STEM Fest

Monday, May 11 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Propel Schools East, 1611 Monroeville Ave
Turtle Creek, PA 15145 United States
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Visit Propel East and celebrate everything STEM with our 4th-grade scholars and families.

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Explore the Largest Cultural Campus for Kids in the US: MuseumLab and Children’s Museum – Pittsburgh

Monday, May 11 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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May 11-15 from 2pm-5pm
Museum Lab, 6 Allegheny Square East
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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$8
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A historic former library transformed into a lab for learning, MuseumLab is a new museum offering older kids and adults hands-on art, technology, and making activities in Studio Lab, Tech Lab and Make Lab. And, right next door, is a place that delights and inspires children of all ages: Children's Museum of Pittsburgh where kids can take off an fantastic flights of imagination daily, and return to earth to splash in a river, hammer a nail, ink a silkscreen and…

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Wendover Library Creation Studio Students Present Remaking Learning

Monday, May 11 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wendover Middle School, 425 Wendover Jr. High Drive
Greensburg, PA 15601 United States
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Visit the library of Wendover Middle School to explore the fantastic work of eighth-grade students. Students will lead participants in skills to use twenty-first-century learning tools including HUE Animation Studio, Turing Tumbles, Makey Makey, and Video Cameras. Participants will explore the learning tools. Complimentary healthy snacks will be provided.

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Mental Health Fair Family Fun Night

Monday, May 11 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Bethlehem Elementary, 22 Chapel Road
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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Students are taught to eat right and exercise in order to be healthy.  This event will help promote the importance of mental health and encourage families to deal with stress in health ways.  Students will have the opportunity to participate in yoga and mindfulness activities, make and take stress balls and sensory bottles, and healthy taste testing stations.

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Mythological Monster Mashup

Monday, May 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Springdale Free Public Library, 331 School Street
Springdale, PA 15144 United States
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For students in grades 4-6th. Students will use the Hummingbird Kit to create robotic versions of monsters from Greek and Roman literature. Working in pairs, students will create a robot that is a combination of different mythological monsters. They will then design a control program for their robot using computational thinking. Also, students will be testing, and revising their robot to find and resolve problems. Registration is required, please call 724-274-9729.

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Customize Yourself: Design and Create Your Personalized Laser Engraved Bag Tag

Tuesday, May 12 @ 3:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dalewood Middle School, 1300 Shallowford Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37411 United States
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Participants learn how to design and use laser engraving technology to create a customized leather baggage tag. Participants will begin by working with a student to brainstorm and develop an an idea for the design. Student helpers will then teach participants how use computer design software to put their ideas into a digital format. Once the digital design is completed, participants will learn how to use laser engraving to create their very own customized baggage tag.

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Fun with flowers

Tuesday, May 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Echelon Florist, 1260 Rocky Hill Rd
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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Learn about the basics of floral design. We show participants the anatomy of a flower with a hands-on demonstration. Then discuss the basics of flower design.

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Explore the Largest Cultural Campus for Kids in the US: MuseumLab and Children’s Museum – Pittsburgh

Tuesday, May 12 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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May 11-15 from 2pm-5pm
Museum Lab, 6 Allegheny Square East
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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$8
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A historic former library transformed into a lab for learning, MuseumLab is a new museum offering older kids and adults hands-on art, technology, and making activities in Studio Lab, Tech Lab and Make Lab. And, right next door, is a place that delights and inspires children of all ages: Children's Museum of Pittsburgh where kids can take off an fantastic flights of imagination daily, and return to earth to splash in a river, hammer a nail, ink a silkscreen and…

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Toy Hacking at Howard Connect

Tuesday, May 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
The Howard School, 2500 S Market St
Chattanooga, TN 37408 United States
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Middle school students from Howard Connect and high school students from STEM School Chattanooga are teaming up to host a Toy Hacking event to benefit Signal Centers, Inc. The toys will be adapted to better suit individuals with disabilities and the elderly with larger buttons that are easier to manipulate.  Students from these two local Fab Labs are inviting members of the community to come to learn how to adapt electronic toys by soldering and completing circuits.  All supplies are…

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Belt Class

Tuesday, May 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$15.00
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This class is simple yet extremely useful and will be a great introductory class for anyone new to crafting. In this class you will learn how to make your very own leather belt that will last for years!

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Remake Learning at Butler Intermediate High School

Tuesday, May 12 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Butler Intermediate High School, 551 Fairground Hill Rd
Butler, PA 16001 United States
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Butler Intermediate High School is excited to host families with children at our second annual Remake Learning Event. We will have opportunities for students to participate in an introduction to coding, complete an activity in our Makerspace, create items for animals, build monuments, engage in science experiments, and much more!

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DIY Derby Racers

Tuesday, May 12 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Community Library of Castle Shannon, 3677 Myrtle Ave
Castle Shannon, PA 15234 United States
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At DIY Derby Racers, part of Castle Shannon Library's weekly STEM Adventures class, we will be building and racing our very own derby race cars! In the first hour, we will build our cars out of household materials, and in the second hour we will have a tournament and see which car will be crowned the winner of the first annual Castle Shannon DIY Derby! This class is appropriate for ages 8-18. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an…

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STEM Super Science: Architecture and Design

Tuesday, May 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville, 400 Brownsville Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15210 United States
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Super Science programs use books and hands-on experiences to engage children in scientific learning with activities like building bridges or making slime. In this program children and families can learn about architecture with books and then design, build buildings, bridges, tunnels and more!

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CS Explorers Night

Tuesday, May 12 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Huntingdon County Library, 330 Penn St.
Huntingdon, PA 16652 United States
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Explore computer science with hands-on activities with fun tools like Ozobots, Bloxels, Makey Makey, Micro:bits, and Dot and Dash robots at the Huntingdon County Library! Learn and explore with us and our partner, Tuscarora Intermediate Unit 11, for an evening of STEM fun.

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Remake Educator Appreciation Evening

Tuesday, May 12 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Museum Lab, 6 Allegheny Square East
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Formal and informal educators of all kinds are invited to and evening at MuseumLab for an Educator Appreciation Open House. Take some time to play at the Museum, chat with fellow educators, join a free drop-in professional development session, and learn about what MuseumLab has to offer. Guests will have the opportunity to participate in art and making activities, learn about professional development offerings, and explore the space. Join us for an evening of educator appreciation and enjoy light snacks…

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Coding for PreK – Kindergarten

Tuesday, May 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Avonworth Primary Center, 1310 Roosevelt Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15237 United States
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Centers will be set up that illustrate coding with technology and coding without technology. Students will be exposed to the basic levels of coding.

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Students are Makers

Wednesday, May 13 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Edison Staff Development Center, 157 2nd Ave SW
South Charleston, WV 25303
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We are constantly seeking ways to embrace the maker movement. We will showcase student creations, accomplishments, and completed projects in addition to providing stations that feature standards based maker activities. If we are fortunate to receive this grant, we would be able to offer the following activities for big and little makers in our communities: -robotics and coding with Lego & LittleBits -creation and design with engraving tools -creation and production with 3D printing tools Our vision for this event…

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Connecting Cornhole to Community

Wednesday, May 13 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Lakeside Academy, 4850 Jersey Pike
Chattanooga, 37416 United States
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Teams that decorate the cornhole boards will do so according to our Lakeside house system. Each house will get a pair of boards (this will give us eight boards total). Boards will be painted in the house colors and then a vinyl sticker with the house symbol will be placed on the board itself. Our second team will cut, sew, and fill the cornhole bags needed to play the game. This team will make a total of 64 bags (8…

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Leather Mask Class

Wednesday, May 13 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$25.00
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This is one of our most exciting classes! Go BIG or stick to a smaller mask its your choice. We will get you started from the beginning of wet forming the mask to your head shape or to a manikin head and then you go from there. Simple masquerade mask or making a mask like Venom or Batman? It is up to you! Because of the endless possibilities you most likely be able to start here, but have to finish…

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Explore the Largest Cultural Campus for Kids in the US: MuseumLab and Children’s Museum – Pittsburgh

Wednesday, May 13 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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May 11-15 from 2pm-5pm
Museum Lab, 6 Allegheny Square East
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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$8
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A historic former library transformed into a lab for learning, MuseumLab is a new museum offering older kids and adults hands-on art, technology, and making activities in Studio Lab, Tech Lab and Make Lab. And, right next door, is a place that delights and inspires children of all ages: Children's Museum of Pittsburgh where kids can take off an fantastic flights of imagination daily, and return to earth to splash in a river, hammer a nail, ink a silkscreen and…

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Leather Mask Class

Wednesday, May 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$25.00
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This is one of our most exciting classes! Go BIG or stick to a smaller mask its your choice. We will get you started from the beginning of wet forming the mask to your head shape or to a manikin head and then you go from there. Simple masquerade mask or making a mask like Venom or Batman? It is up to you! Because of the endless possibilities you most likely be able to start here, but have to finish…

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Tween Scene: Suminagashi

Wednesday, May 13 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – West End, 47 Wabash Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15220 United States
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Meet new friends, hang out with old friends and try something new. Connect with peers in an engaging social environment. In this program we will explore the Japanese art of using floating inks. Using Sumi-e inks tweens will marble paper using a water and ink technique. Tweens can turn their art into mini books or explore other artistic ideas! For children in grades 3-5.

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Teen Time: Green Screen Celebrity Face Swap

Wednesday, May 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Woods Run, 1201 Woods Run Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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If you’re into cool projects, epic games, music, movies or just hanging out, come kick it at Teen Time! In this Teen Time join us to learn how to use green screen and iPad technologies to face swap! Use green screen techniques to become an insta-celeb. For teens in grades 6-12.

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Just Be You – Embroidered Affirmation Pillows

Wednesday, May 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Millvale Community Library, 213 Grant Ave
Millvale, PA 15209 United States
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This workshop will use fiber arts as a vehicle for makers to explore their sense of self and empathetic capacity. Keeping with the ethos of "craftivism," this workshop will use a material process as a prompt for meaningful conversation and reflection. At the MCL, we believe that emotional learning can happen alongside STEAM education. We value the process of making as a form of meditation and self exploration.

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Labs Workshop: 3D Printing Lab

Wednesday, May 13 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Hazelwood, 5006 Second Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15207 United States
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Make something cool! Learn to use digital technology and traditional tools with our mentor. All experience levels welcome. Materials and equipment will be provided. Join us for this Labs program to learn how to design and create using a 3D printer. Get your 3D printing badge and create something cool! The Labs programming is open to students in grades 6-12.

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Labs Workshop: Suminagashi

Wednesday, May 13 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Knoxville, 400 Brownsville Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15210 United States
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Make something cool! Learn to use digital technology and traditional tools with our mentor. All experience levels welcome. Materials and equipment will be provided. The Labs programming is open to students in grades 6-12. In this workshop we will being transform plain into VIBRANT AND COLORFUL using the ancient Japanese art of marbling. Come learn and explore using floating Sumi-e inks!

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Celebrate OGMS! 2020 Making Showcase

Wednesday, May 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Oak Glen Middle School, 39 Golden Bear Drive
New Cumberland, WV 26047 United States
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Students and teachers at OGMS invite you to come see what we've been making! See projects and demonstrations that fall throughout the spectrum of low-tech to high-tech. OGMS is excited to have a CNC machine, 3D printing, Sphero, Arduino, Makey Makey, Hummingbird Robots, Coding with Scratch, Alice Animation, Remote Control Machines, LEGO robots, Snap Circuits, KEVA planks, Q-ba Maze, and much more!

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C.A.N.B.

Wednesday, May 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dormont Elementary School, 3200 Annapolis Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15216 United States
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C.A.N.B. (pronounced "Can Be") is the final community event of Keystone Oaks Studio and Stage series. Throughout the school year, students, families, and community members have come to our elementary schools to create, produce, and make art and music together. Throughout the series, our families have accomplished the following: They have worked together to make beautiful sculptures out of recycled materials. They have designed and redesigned everyday product to improve function. They have collaborated to create rhythm and music using…

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Come to the Table Family Night

Wednesday, May 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Boys & Girls Club of the Eastern Panhandle – Morgan County Unit, 187 S. Green St.
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411 United States
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Any Club member and their family may attend the event. Members will take part in a cooking class to learn how to make a healthy family dinner. Members will then serve each of the family’s family style sitting around a table. This event will encourage members to learn about preparing and eating a healthy meal and promote family time while sitting around a dinner table to eat. The event will also promote a “no tech night” help families engage in…

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Basic Stamping and Tooling

Thursday, May 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 12:00 pm

Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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This is a very easy class that is one of the basic skills for some leather crafts. We will teach a basic flower design that you will tool into the leather. This we get you going with some of the basic knowledge of stamping and tooling for your future projects.

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Music and Making for Preschoolers

Thursday, May 14 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Nursery School, 1066 Washington Rd
Mt. Lebanon, PA 15228 United States
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Children will be given material to construct a musical instrument. The group will join St Paul's Nursery School music teacher, Margaret Hooton, for a "maker" rhythm circle!

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Propel NorthSide: Sphero Picasso

Thursday, May 14 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Propel NorthSide, 1805 Buena Vista Street
Pittsburgh, 15212 United States
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Propel Northside Scholars, families, and community members will demonstrate their STEAM artistic skills by using Sphero robots to paint a family masterpiece that they can take home!

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Explore the Largest Cultural Campus for Kids in the US: MuseumLab and Children’s Museum – Pittsburgh

Thursday, May 14 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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May 11-15 from 2pm-5pm
Museum Lab, 6 Allegheny Square East
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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$8
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A historic former library transformed into a lab for learning, MuseumLab is a new museum offering older kids and adults hands-on art, technology, and making activities in Studio Lab, Tech Lab and Make Lab. And, right next door, is a place that delights and inspires children of all ages: Children's Museum of Pittsburgh where kids can take off an fantastic flights of imagination daily, and return to earth to splash in a river, hammer a nail, ink a silkscreen and…

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Leather Valet tray Class

Thursday, May 14 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tandy Leather, 9355 Kingston Pike Suite 19
Knoxville, TN 37922 United States
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$15.00
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In this class you will learn how to make a valet tray out of leather. This can be used to hold keys and other items on a kitchen stand, be used for holding items to your card/board games or to be a designed tray for anything else you would like.

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Maker Challenge

Thursday, May 14 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
McQuistion Elementary School, 210 Mechling Dr.
Butler, PA 16001 United States
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Making is defined as the process of doing something. A challenge is a task or situation that tests someone abilities. Put them together and you've got a fun event meant to test your creativity! Our Maker Challenge will consist of several stations, each with a different design challenge. Using everyday materials, we will ask you to solve or build creations with a purpose. Those who rise to all of the challenges will be awarded a prize.

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Teen Time: Hydro Dip Painting

Thursday, May 14 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Beechview, 1910 Broadway Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15216 United States
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If you’re into cool projects, epic games, music, movies or just hanging out, come kick it at Teen Time! In this program we will explore the reaction between spray paint and water to hydro dip objects. Teens will dip their creations in spray paint and water to create a cool and colorful marbling effect.

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Teen Time: Disco Balls in a Box

Thursday, May 14 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Homewood, 7101 Hamilton Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15208 United States
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If you’re into cool projects, epic games, music, movies or just hanging out, come kick it at Teen Time! In this program teens will construct disco balls using simple circuitry with lights and motors. Come make your own dance balls!

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STEM: Squishy Circuits

Thursday, May 14 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Hazelwood, 5006 Second Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15207 United States
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Experience hands on science! Through STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) experiments and demonstrations, children will learn about scientific subjects and develop thinking and observation skills. This program will feature circuits made with playdough. Children will discover the conductive properties of play dough to power LEDs, motors and more!

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MC STEAM After 3

Thursday, May 14 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Warm Springs Middle School, 271 Warm Springs Way
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411 United States
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As a collaborative effort, Morgan County Schools will host a joint venture for this year's Remake Learning event! Combining forces with the Morgan County Partnership, Berkeley Springs High School, and Warm Springs Intermediate School, Warm Springs Middle School will host this event! Not only will we have exciting STEAM activities for students and families, we will be showcasing some of the projects students do in our after school program throughout the year. Join us for our first ever combined event…

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Forbes Road CTC CMOA Collaboration Synthesizer Performance

Thursday, May 14 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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After a six month long collaboration between Forbes Road CTC and Carnegie Museum of Art (CMOA), students from Forbes will be performing sounds on the synthesizer they built with inspiration from the art work in the CMOA collection, workshops, and other participating artists. Students will also be showing a short video that documented the whole process and will be available to discuss their project with the public. This event is in collaboration with CMOA's Art Til 8.

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Making with the Miss Makers

Thursday, May 14 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Carmichaels Area JR/SR High, 215 N. Vine St.
Carmichaels, PA 15320 United States
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Our Miss Makers Club is an after-school program of middle-school girls that are looking to take over the world! They focus on the arts, cooking, making, designing, volunteering, and being little entrepreneurs. They have volunteered designing ornaments for the town's light-up night and even making blankets with senior citizens for a craftivity. They have made their very own treats for the elementary school's Trick-or-Treating activity and helped pass out candy canes at Breakfast with Santa. When they aren't making bracelets or…

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Family Coding Night

Thursday, May 14 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Burgettstown Area Elementary Center, 100 Bavington Rd.
Burgettstown, PA 15021 United States
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Join us as we celebrate our strides in innovation! The following projects will be displayed: Family Coding Challenges A.T.T.A Girl! STEAM Club “Design 2 Make a Difference” Projects 3-D Printing Wonder League Robotics Competition Entries Rube Goldberg Machine Student Art Gallery Human Body Hummingbird Robotics Projects LEGO WeDo Robotics Projects Virtual Reality Field Trips Robots Galore! Meet Ozobot, BeeBot, & Sphero!

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Indi Kids Loose Parts Play Event

Thursday, May 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Children’s Center, 570 South 11th Street, IUP Davis Hall Ground Floor
Indiana, PA 15705 United States
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Loose parts play can benefit children's learning in all cognitive areas and on all levels. Indi Kids teachers will have loose parts play areas set up through out the center and playground. Activities will be suitable for families with children 1 year of age through elementary school. Spend some time playing with your child and watching the magic of loose parts play unfold. Refreshments will be served. Adults must stay with children. Free event.

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ONYX Afterschool Showcase

Thursday, May 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
CoLab18, 100 S. Commons
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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One Northside Youth eXcel is a collaborative network of 30 afterschool providers on the Northside. At this event, ONYX afterschool partners will be showcasing their programs through fun hands on activities. Come learn about the programming that Northside afterschool providers offer during the school year and the summer!

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Wondrous Works at Wilkins

Thursday, May 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wilkins Elementary STEAM Academy, 362 Churchill Road
Wilkins Township, PA 15235 United States
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Wondrous Works at Wilkins invites families to enjoy a night of learning at a variety of STEAM stations, which will include robotics, coding, and virtual reality. As families view the exhibit of student projects, they will also have opportunities to experience this hands-on learning by creating, making, designing, and constructing at such fun stations as the bubble pool, catapult challenge, making butter, racing boats, rocket blast, and the ultimate egg-drop challenge. Wondrous Works at Wilkins is for families with kids…

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Journey into STEAM at Edgewood Elementary

Thursday, May 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Edgewood Elementary STEAM Academy, 241 Maple Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15218 United States
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Come take a journey through the classrooms and hallways at Edgewood Elementary STEAM Academy. See what our students are doing in the classroom. This event will cover a range of STEAM activities and make connections to exciting STEAM Careers! Each interactive, hands-on activity/station provides an opportunity for students, their families, and community members to Explore! Create! Collaborate, and Take A Challenge! There is something for all ages!

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Paynter’s Pathway to Possibilities

Thursday, May 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
W.R. Paynter Elementary School, 3454 Pleasantvue Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15227 United States
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Green screens, Osmos, robotics, oh my! Join us at one of Baldwin-Whitehall School District’s elementary schools, W. R. Paynter, as our future leaders teach students of all ages about a few of their favorite things. During this night of interactive and engaging fun for all, students and their families will have many opportunities to engage in some of the innovative experiences that highlight what STEAM education looks like in our elementary schools.

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Schell Games Open House || Thursday May 14, 2020 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Thursday, May 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Schell Games, 220 West Station Square Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15219 United States
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On Thursday May 14 starting at 6:30pm we will be hosting an open house at our studio in Station Square (across the Smithfield Street Bridge from downtown Pittsburgh). This is an informal (but informative) event for anyone interested in learning more about Schell Games by touring our studio and meeting with professionals in all aspects of game design. Team members will give a brief explanation of what they contribute to our projects, show interactive examples of our work, offer playtesting…

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Let Your Kindness Shine

Friday, May 15 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Intermediate Unit 1 Educational Campus at Waynesburg, 100 EverGreene Drive, Suite 102
Waynesburg, PA 15370 United States
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Let Your Kindness Shine at the Intermediate Unit 1 Waynesburg Fab Lab! Engage in a LED project using various Fab Lab equipment, including 3-D printers, laser engravers, vinyl cutters, and CNC routers. A theme of kindness will be embedded as part of the project, as well. Spread some kindness as part of our Remake Learning Day!

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Let Go and Look Up

Friday, May 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
West Virginia Northern Community College, 1600 Chapline St.
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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A project that began as a supplemental activity to document the learning at Wheeling Country Day School, the weather balloon launch has become an annual memorial to a lost student and a fifth-grade right of passage for our soon-to-be graduates. Our balloons carry a payload (aptly named JoJo each year for our forever friend, Josiah) equipped with various devices to measure things like wind speed and temperature while using GPS trackers to chase the balloon in real time on it's…

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Welding Wonders

Friday, May 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville, 1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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Welding is the process by which two pieces of metal can be joined together. ... There are a number of different welding methods, including spot welding, metal inert gas (MIG), and tungsten inert gas, which are forms of gas metal arc welding, arc welding, and gas welding, to name a few.

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Norris Middle School Tech Tour

Friday, May 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville, 1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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Middle School students touring our areas premier technical education provider

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Getting to the tooth of the matter!

Friday, May 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville, 1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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Make dental impressions and learn hands on dental care for your teeth.

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LEGO Car Build and Race

Friday, May 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville, 1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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Build and race your LEGO car to find out if you can build a winner!

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Making the Machines of the Future

Friday, May 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville, 1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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Machine tooling is a core industry in every major city. It is the process of machining metal or other rigid materials, usually by cutting, boring, grinding, or shearing. Machining requires good math skills, being detail oriented and reading diagrams.

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The Power of Wind

Friday, May 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville, 1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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Wind power or wind energy is the use of wind to provide the mechanical power through wind turbines to turn electric generators and traditionally to do other work, like milling or pumping.

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Fun with Flowers

Friday, May 15 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville, 1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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Echelon Florist offers custom floral designs to suit your home or office. We provide fresh, dried and artificial arrangements. We have been serving the Knoxville, TN area since 1995 and are family owned and operated. We want your experience with us to be a pleasant one, so we always go above and beyond to make sure your floral gift is perfect.

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Future Fashionista Free Play

Friday, May 15 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
TCAT Knoxville, 1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919 United States
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We will provide the fabric and mini dress makers mannequins, you provide the creativity. Try your hand at fashion designs mixing fabric colors and textures at our interactive booth.

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Hills Maker Day

Friday, May 15 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hills-Hendersonville Elementary, 50 Mayview Rd
Canonsburg, PA 15317 United States
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The students will become makers in the classroom by completing different STEM and maker activities from coding to hands-on challenges. The students will explore the activities by grade level to drive innovation, creativity, critical thinking, and problem solving. Some of the activities include: robotics, snap circuits, inventing and creating structures to allow for their imagination and creativity to flow.

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STEAM Family Fun

Friday, May 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Clairton Education Center, 501 Waddell Avenue
Clairton, PA 15025 United States
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Participants will be able to tour classrooms and enjoy a mix of engineering design challenges, science experiments, math activities, programming and robotics games, as well as team-building challenges. A variety of hands-on academic activities will be available for students and families to explore together. Students who are part of the Carnegie Mellon Robotics Academy, which is part of the SMART-ER Extended Research Project made possible through the a partnership with the Will Allen Foundation, will aso be showcasing their projects.…

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The Historical Places Living Museum

Friday, May 15 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Madison Elementary School, 91 Zane Street
Wheeling, WV United States
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Second and fourth grade students will be working on design projects using Legos to develop a presentation for the historical places living museum event at Madison. Using grade level curriculum standards, collaborative groups of students in second grade will use the topic of national landmarks with fourth graders focusing on the topic of West Virginia landmarks. Small groups of students in each grade level will select a historic structure or landmark. Students will begin this project by working cooperatively to…

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Explore the Largest Cultural Campus for Kids in the US: MuseumLab and Children’s Museum – Pittsburgh

Friday, May 15 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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May 11-15 from 2pm-5pm
Museum Lab, 6 Allegheny Square East
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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A historic former library transformed into a lab for learning, MuseumLab is a new museum offering older kids and adults hands-on art, technology, and making activities in Studio Lab, Tech Lab and Make Lab. And, right next door, is a place that delights and inspires children of all ages: Children's Museum of Pittsburgh where kids can take off an fantastic flights of imagination daily, and return to earth to splash in a river, hammer a nail, ink a silkscreen and…

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Kids Create: Gravity Painting

Friday, May 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – East Liberty, 130 S Whitfield St
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 United States
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Get Creative! Working with art supplies helps children develop fine motor coordination, listening skills and the ability to follow directions while expressing their creativity. Tap into your out-of-this-world creativity with a unique art project; Gravity Painting. For children in grades K-5.

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MCG Youth Voice PechaKucha

Friday, May 15 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild, 1815 Metropolitan St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15233 United States
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Based on the contemporary Japanese invention of "chit chat" gatherings, a PechaKucha, also known as a 20x20, invites participants to present a story through visuals using 20 images, each projected for 20 seconds. During this Youth Voice PechaKucha, the students of MCG's after-school arts program will act as presenters, telling the stories of their lives through a series of chosen images. Topics may range from studio experience at MCG to favorite music to moments of personal accomplishment-- the students choose…

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Assemble Learning Party

Friday, May 15 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Assemble, 4824 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224 United States
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Are you ready to put some things together in a new and nifty way? Get your creative juices flowing and join us at Assemble for Adventures in Making Learning Party. Assemble Learning Parties are free and fun for learners of all ages! Learning Parties feature learning stations with activities led by local Guest Experts and organizations all curated around a central theme. Reserve your spot today to connect science, technology, engineering, art, and math in an exciting and tangible way!

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STEM Block Party

Friday, May 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Estelle S. Campbell Boys and Girls Club, 4600 Butler Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15201 United States
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The evening begins on Friday, May 15th at 6pm. There will be stations throughout the building of STEM Activities such as Makey Makey projects, building competitions, driving robots, trying some artificial intelligence games, and take home activities for the whole family. We invite everyone to come in and play in our brand new Maker space in Lawrenceville! In the gym we will have a dance party and food! We do our best to celebrate STEM everyday, but today we will…

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NRL 2020 National Championship

Friday, May 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until Saturday, May 16, 2020

CAL U Convocation Center, 250 University Ave
California, PA 15419 United States
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Sparks fly. Metal crunches. Robots go to war. The NRL National Competition is an event where students from across the country design and build remote controlled robots that fight to destroy their opponents by using a variety of weapons and tactical actions. These Bots weigh 15lbs and fight in a high tech arena protected by steel and bulletproof polycarbonate plastic. Students use their intelligence and machine skills to create the ultimate robot that dishes out the most damage while being…

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Agency by Design Pittsburgh: Conference Celebrating Maker-Centered Learning

Saturday, May 16 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Nova Place, 100 S Commons,
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Agency by Design Pittsburgh invites you to join us for a conference to investigate and celebrate Maker-Centered LEARNING. In collaboration with South Fayette Township School District and researchers from the University of Wisconsin, Agency by Design Pittsburgh (AbD pgh) is a research practice partnership in Western Pennsylvania investigating documentation and assessment within maker-centered learning experiences. The AbD pgh maker-centered conference will have workshops and sessions facilitated by the members of the learning community as well as other national and regional…

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NRL 2020 National Championship

Saturday, May 16 @ 9:00 am - Sunday, May 17 @ 6:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until Saturday, May 16, 2020

CAL U Convocation Center, 250 University Ave
California, PA 15419 United States
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Sparks fly. Metal crunches. Robots go to war. The NRL National Competition is an event where students from across the country design and build remote controlled robots that fight to destroy their opponents by using a variety of weapons and tactical actions. These Bots weigh 15lbs and fight in a high tech arena protected by steel and bulletproof polycarbonate plastic. Students use their intelligence and machine skills to create the ultimate robot that dishes out the most damage while being…

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Physics of Pinewood Derby – STEM

Saturday, May 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Spring Creek Elementary, State College, PA, 217 Scholl Street
State College, PA 16801 United States
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This program is a partnership between Juniata Valley Boy Scout Council and Cannon Instrument Co. and is focused on delivering a family-oriented adaptation of the Cub Scout Pinewood Derby program. This program is intended to provide hands-on, supplemental STEM opportunities to elementary youth, This program’s design and purpose enables families who cannot afford science camps or the myriad of other out-of-school programs in our community a FREE opportunity to engage in STEM learning.

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World’s Largest Matt’s Maker Space

Saturday, May 16 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mt. Lebanon High School, 155 Cochran Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15228 United States
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Matt’s Maker Space is a place where kids can explore science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) through experiential and hands-on learning.Matt’s Maker Space was started by the Conover family in memory of their son, Matt, who loved technology, creating and tinkering. He passed away from cancer at the age of 12. There goal is to inspire a new generation of creative, collaborative and experiential learners through STEAM focused programming. Each of the Mt. Lebanon School District elementary schools have their…

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Hello Sari! Make a Recycled Flower!

Saturday, May 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Centre County Public Library in Bellefonte, 200 North Allegheny St.
Bellefonte, PA 16823 United States
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Ten Thousand Villages State College is hosting a free workshop for children and families to create art from recycled materials. This project is inspired by our artisan partners in Bangladesh, who repurpose traditional sari fabric into handmade flowers. We will focus on artisans' use of sustainable practices and economic innovation, and discuss how Fair Trade practices protect the environment and create opportunities for artisans (70% of whom are women) often excluded from the global economy.

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Making Puppets with Hard materials

Saturday, May 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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May 16-17 from 10am-5pm
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Puppets: A beautiful Fantasy, is the newest exhibit in the Art Studio of the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh. Over the next several months, we'll be making beautiful fantasies come to life through puppetry and performance. This weekend, we'll be building puppets and props using hard materials. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18 and senior citizens. Free for members and children under age 2.

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MAKESHOP: Woodworking

Saturday, May 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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May 16-17 from 10am-5pm
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Using real tools, explore woodworking techniques and help our Teaching Artists build communal projects. Experiment through shaping wood or using tools like hammers and screwdrivers to attach pieces together. While there are no age restrictions for this activity, adults must accompany children. Participants of all ages are expected to follow safety guidelines. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18 and senior citizens. Free for members and children under age 2.

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Creating a Future with BotsIQ

Saturday, May 16 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
CAL U Convocation Center, 250 University Ave
California, PA 15419 United States
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See firsthand how creativity can lead to rewarding, in-demand careers in modern manufacturing. BotsIQ introduces students to manufacturing as they design, machine, assemble and create 15-lb combat robots (bots). Through a gladiator-style competition, student creations are tested as well as their problem solving, critical thinking, teamwork, and technical skills as they race to repair their bot and continue forward in the double-elimination bracket. Teams are partnered with local manufacturers where they have an opportunity to learn how their skills can…

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African Arts Extravaganza

Saturday, May 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Legacy Arts Project, 7227 Tioga Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15208 United States
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The Legacy Arts Project presents an African Arts Extravaganza that features hands-on and interactive art-making for youth. The day is geared towards providing a space for exploration and interaction for youth who may, or may not have, been exposed to arts of the African diaspora. The activities are designed to inspire awareness of, and appreciation for, African culture, allowing youth to recognize their own connection with diverse cultures from around the world.

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STEAM Saturday

Saturday, May 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Barnes & Noble Mira Mesa, 10775 Westview Parkway
San Diego, CA 92126 United States
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Barnes & Noble Innovation is hosting a STEAM Saturday event at the Barnes & Noble Mira Mesa store! This event transforms Barnes & Noble into a STEAM center and includes many of our community partners with exhibits and hands-on activities. Our Innovation program is happy to offer customized book and product recommendations on a variety of STEAM topics with an emphasis on bridging literacy and innovation. We will also be featuring our new Story Design program which encourages children to…

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Kindness Event at Animal Friends

Saturday, May 16 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Animal Friends, 562 Camp Horne Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237 United States
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Please join us to show your kindness towards the homeless pets at Animal Friends! Families with kids of all ages, teens, scouts, and community groups are welcome. Guests will make gifts for the dogs, cats, and rabbits that enrich the animals' stay with us and provide mental stimulation as they wait for new homes. And we'll be giving tours and providing a petting opportunity with a certified therapy dog! The tuition for this program is for each guest to please…

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Create with 3D Pens

Saturday, May 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Bridgeville Public Library, 505 McMillen Street
Bridgeville, PA 15017 United States
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Create 3D Art with your own hands! Join us at Bridgeville Public Library to learn how the basics of how to use a 3D pen to create your very own art! At this program, you will learn how to load and feed colors and adjust the speed to your liking. Every preteen and teen attending will get to create their very own 3D artwork from their own imagination or use templates to create their own 3D object. For ages 11…

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Making Across the Curriculum Interactive Exhibition

Saturday, May 16 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Washington International School (Tregaron campus), 3100 Macomb Street NW
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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The Making Across the Curriculum project began in 2018 as part of the larger Agency by Design initiative at Harvard Project Zero. Initially based at Washington International School, the project has spread to four DC traditional public schools, one charter school, two Catholic schools, and another independent schools. This year, it involves over 50 teachers learning together about the promises, practices and pedagogies of maker-centered learning. Exhibits will range from early childhood through high school, across subject areas, and will…

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Making Puppets with Hard materials

Sunday, May 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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May 16-17 from 10am-5pm
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Puppets: A beautiful Fantasy, is the newest exhibit in the Art Studio of the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh. Over the next several months, we'll be making beautiful fantasies come to life through puppetry and performance. This weekend, we'll be building puppets and props using hard materials. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18 and senior citizens. Free for members and children under age 2.

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MAKESHOP: Woodworking

Sunday, May 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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May 16-17 from 10am-5pm
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Using real tools, explore woodworking techniques and help our Teaching Artists build communal projects. Experiment through shaping wood or using tools like hammers and screwdrivers to attach pieces together. While there are no age restrictions for this activity, adults must accompany children. Participants of all ages are expected to follow safety guidelines. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15 children ages 2-18 and senior citizens. Free for members and children under age 2.

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Sensory-Friendly Program: DIY Sensory Blocks

Sunday, May 17 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, 10 Children’s Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States
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Join us for an opportunity to customize your own sensory cube - made for you, by you. Your choice of colors, textures, fabrics, and other materials will bring your design to life. The DIY Sensory Blocks program is drop-in, so guests may come and go as they please! This all-ages, all-abilities program is designed especially for individuals with sensory sensitivities and their caretakers. For more information about Accessibility, visit https://pittsburghkids.org/visit/accessibility. Free with Museum Admission. Museum admission = $17 adults, $15…

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Black Inventors Reimagined

Sunday, May 17 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Learning Loft HD, 1835 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219 United States
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We will host 3 different makerspace areas that focus on black inventors of the past but have challenges with a futuristic twist. Makerspace A will focus on Benjamin Banneker and his invention the striking clock. Makerspace B will focus on Lonnie Johnson and his invention of the super soaker. Makerspace C will focus on Sarah Goode and her invention the cabinet bed. Each participant will break off into teams led by a Learning Loft parent volunteer and the groups will…

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Mad Science 10th Birthday Party

Sunday, May 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mad Science Lab, 100 Hafner Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15223 United States
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Join us to celebrate Mad Science of Pittsburgh's 10th birthday! This celebration is a great way to learn what Mad Science is all about, while getting a taste of our fabulous birthday parties. Your RSVP includes just what our parties include!~*SCIENCE SHOW*~*POPCORN*~*HANDS ON STEM ACTIVITIES*~*COTTON CANDY*~*SLIME*~ One lucky little scientist will even win a free week at camp this summer!

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Creative Conundrum Lab

Sunday, May 17 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse, 214 N. Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15208 United States
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At this month's Creative Conundrum Lab, we explore garden sculpture to spruce up your springtime! Using unique reclaimed materials such as wood, containers, figurines, design samples, shells, stones, corks, and more, you can create beautiful planters for your herb garden, wire sculpture to decorate your outdoor landscape, mobiles to catch the wind, and rain-chains to guide water where you'd like it to go. Or, create a miniature fairy scene to invite whimsy and imagination into your backyard!

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Dive into Remake Learning!

Wednesday, May 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Frazier Elementary School, 142 Constitution Street
Perryopolis, PA 15473 United States
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Dive into Remake Learning is a free evening for children and the community to celebrate Maker and STEM education. Children can participate in hands on activities that are all centered around an ocean theme. Children and their families can snap a picture with their finished projects in our photo booth. The schools Greenhouse and Dreamflight Room will be open for visitors. A video showing of Frazier students, in action, creating their projects will be playing in the school library. Frazier…

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