You can find activities incorporating Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) created by our library staff.
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Read our STEAM Newsletters for a ton of library recommended STEAM activities, podcasts, programs and more for all ages! PLUS get printable instructions for one very special ORL original Activity of the Month. Each month we’ll take you on a STEAM adventure. There’s something here for everyone!
Newsletter: May Days [PDF]
Activity: Art and Literature - Miniature Books [PDF]
Join in for these online programs no matter where you live! Register online to get the Microsoft Teams link information for ALL programs. Please include your email! All times are in Pacific Daylight Time.
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Register online | Thursdays | 5:30 to 6:30 PM PDT | Ages 8 to 12+
Online Coding Club is a fun and interactive coding program for young coders. We learn, create, develop and play together!
Register online | Thursdays | 5:00 to 5:30 PM PDT | Ages 8 to 12+
First time to Coding Club? Don't worry! Intro to Coding Club is here for you. We will show the development platforms and familiarize you with the coding tools, so you will be excited, prepared and confident!
Register online for Bubbly Lava Lamps | Tuesday, June 1 | 6:30 to 7:30 PM PDT
Designed for ages 7-12. The Virtual Engineering Club will introduce a new project each month using common household items. Supply list provided with online registration.
Congratulations to Jakob and Cole, the latest winners of our TinkerCAD “Organize It!” Design challenge.
Hiya! Jakob designed a Ninja Pencil Holder that will not only keep his pencils organized they have their own defender.
Cole also wanted to tidy his desk and designed a desk caddy that is out of this world! Taking inspiration from Star Wars his design will keep small objects tidy all the while showing allegiance to the Rebel Alliance.
We would also like to recognize all others who entered their designs in the contest – we celebrated each that came in and hope to see more from you in the future!
Check out the ORL YouTube Channel's STEAM Playlist