Learn about sinking and floating and predict whether different objects will sink or float. Also make a boat from recycled materials to take home for more water fun and experiments. This hands-on program will provide children with the opportunity to use their critical thinking and problem-solving skills to achieve a result. For children ages 4-10 accompanied by their families. No registration needed. We will provide all the materials for this program. Sponsored by Friends of the Library, Montgomery County.
Questions about this program? Contact the branch at 240-773-9444
If you are looking for something to do until this program, take a look at these resources for kids using your library card.
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National Geographic Kids - Explore amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space. Best for children ages 6–14
Gale in Context: Elementary - Children's magazines and reference books
TumbleBooks - books that read themselves
Kanopy Kids- videos and animated books
BookFlix - animated stories
Explora Educators, Explora Primary School - education resources
Library Program Attendance (both virtual and in the branch) is limited to participants within the suggested age range of the program. Children attending an MCPL program under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Adults attending a program intended for children must have an accompanying child.
People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing should request English-language captioning or sign-language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program they plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.
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