The Second Saturday Science program will occur on the second Saturday of the month at the Sequim Branch Library from 10:30am to 12:30pm. The series is for ages 7 to 12 and creates fun, hands-on opportunities for children to explore concepts related to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Due to space limitations, preregistration is required.
Saturday, January 13, 10:30am – 12:30pm
BIRDS OF A FEATHER
Dungeness River Audubon Center will offer a program about the birds of our neighborhood and surrounding areas. Adaptations, migratory habits, feathers, and nests will be topics of interest.
Saturday, February 10, 10:30am – 12:30pm
Participants will learn the science behind optical illusions and experience the tricks our brains can play on us. Experience and create your own optical illusion with staff from the Imagine Children’s Museum.
Saturday, March 10, 10:30am – 12:30pm
SQUISHY CIRCUITS AND SCRIBBLE BOTS
Register Here Registration begins February 1
Learn how to make a circuit using a battery pack, play dough and LED’s. Construct a motorized Scribble Bot with simple materials and an offset motor. Tinker and explore how a simple contraption can draw complex patterns with educator Christine Spaulding.
Saturday, April 14, 10:30am – 12:30pm
CODING WITH OZOBOTS
Register Here Registration begins March 1
A simple introduction into coding with an Ozobot. Educator Jeff Spaulding will help students use Ozobots to learn how to write code; first with markers and then with a laptop screen. See Ozobots change speed, flash lights and turn around based on sequences of colored lines.