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STEAM Starts with Science Special Event

2019-06-22 14:00:00 2019-06-22 15:00:00 America/New_York STEAM Starts with Science Special Event Alton

Saturday, June 22
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-06-22 14:00:00 2019-06-22 15:00:00 America/New_York STEAM Starts with Science Special Event With author & astronaut Dr. Dave Williams Alton

With author & astronaut Dr. Dave Williams

*** This event has limited seating & standing. Admission does not guarantee seat. ***

Astronaut, aquanaut & medical doctor Dave Williams shares two of his books for kids, answers questions from the audience, helps with science & STEAM activities, and signs copies of his books. Books can be purchased at the event from A Different Drummer Books.

2-2.20pm: Stories from Space

2.20-2.45pm: STEAM activities

Explore books by Dr. Dave Williams in our kids collection

Summer Reading Club Kick-Off Party North - Sat Jun 22

TAGS: | Kids & Family |

Alton

Phone: 905.634.3686
Branch manager
Heather Martyn

Hours
We're closed Sunday August 25
Mon, Aug 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Aug 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Aug 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Aug 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Aug 23 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Aug 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 25 Closed

About the library

Located in a shared facility with Dr Frank J Hayden Secondary School and Haber Recreation Centre, Alton Branch Library operates jointly with the Halton Board of Education. The facility's official opening was celebrated on Saturday, November 23, 2013

Upcoming events

Thu, Aug 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Program Room
Hands-on fun for ages 6-9!

Thu, Aug 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Teen Area
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Thu, Aug 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Program Room
Meet people with similar interests & try something new.

Fri, Aug 23, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Program Room
Learn what you can do to help our earth.

Sat, Aug 24, 10:30am - 11:00am
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Aug 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Program Room
Come create together!

Canceled
Wed, Aug 28, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
For newborns to 12 months + adult caregiver

Canceled
Wed, Aug 28, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
For newborns to 16 months + adult caregiver

Wed, Sep 04, 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Teen Area
If you are a newcomer and need help getting settled.

Fri, Sep 06, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Hands-on activities celebrating Grandparents' Day.

Mon, Sep 09, 9:45am - 10:15am
Program Room
Music & movement for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Mon, Sep 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Music & movement for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Tue, Sep 10, 10:00am - 10:45am
Program Room
Welcome to the magical world of the library!

Tue, Sep 10, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Program Room
For newborns to 12 months + adult caregiver

Tue, Sep 10, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Program Room
For newborns to 16 months + adult caregiver

Wed, Sep 11, 9:45am - 10:15am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Wed, Sep 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Wed, Sep 11, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Program Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Thu, Sep 12, 9:45am - 10:15am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Thu, Sep 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Thu, Sep 12, 11:15am - 11:45am
Program Room
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Thu, Sep 12, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Program Room
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Thu, Sep 12, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Program Room
With local Artist Christopher Chamberlain

Fri, Sep 13, 9:45am - 10:15am
Program Room
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Fri, Sep 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Sep 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Mon, Sep 16, 9:45am - 10:15am
Program Room
Music & movement for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Mon, Sep 16, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Teaching Area
Science Under the Sea

Mon, Sep 16, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Music & movement for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Mon, Sep 16, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Program Room
With Dr. Erin McConnell, Biochemist

Mon, Sep 16, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Program Room
Learn coding basics.

Tue, Sep 17, 10:00am - 11:00am
Program Room
Skill building activities for ages 1 to 5 + caregiver.

Tue, Sep 17, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Program Room
For newborns to 12 months + adult caregiver

Tue, Sep 17, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Program Room
For newborns to 16 months + adult caregiver

Tue, Sep 17, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Program Room
Gain volunteer experience and serve our community.

Wed, Sep 18, 9:45am - 10:15am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Wed, Sep 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Wed, Sep 18, 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Program Room
What you need to know about taking the test.

Wed, Sep 18, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Program Room
Read-aloud storytime + STEAM activity for ages 6 to 9.

Thu, Sep 19, 9:45am - 10:15am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Thu, Sep 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Thu, Sep 19, 11:15am - 11:45am
Program Room
Storytime for ages 4 to 12 months + adult caregivers.

Thu, Sep 19, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Program Room
Listen to a novel we've chosen together.

Thu, Sep 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Program Room
With local Artist Christopher Chamberlain

Fri, Sep 20, 9:45am - 10:15am
Program Room
Storytime for 12-23 months old + adult caregivers.

Fri, Sep 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Sep 21, 9:30am - 11:00am
Fireplace
Learn about the library's unique historical collection.

Sat, Sep 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Program Room
Enjoy stories & songs together.

Sat, Sep 21, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Program Room
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Sat, Sep 21, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Program Room
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Sat, Sep 21, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Program Room
Learn how to use your own electronic device.

Sat, Sep 21, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Program Room
Learn how to use your own electronic device.