Science & Technology

Upcoming events

Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 2:00pm

Storytime Room

Have you ever wished you could bring the beautiful icicles indoors without the fear of melting? Today we will be making icicles with pipe cleaners and many colored beads!

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 4:00pm

Storytime Room

Don't just learn science - DO science with the Iowa City Science Booster Club! This monthly hands-on program for tweens gives you a chance to use cool scientific equipment to discover and explore the world around you. Learn about a different...

Sunday, December 22, 2019 - 2:00pm

Storytime Room

Tangrams are centuries-old, fascinating Chinese puzzles, made up of seven movable geometrical shapes cut from one perfect square, with which you can create thousands of pictures and designs. Experiment with tangrams and hone your reasoning,...

Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 3:30pm

Meeting Room A

To honor Louis Braille, the students in Mrs. Milarkle‘s class are throwing a birthday party! The students are struggling to put the finishing touches on the party because they do not know how to interpret braille. Can you help them decipher these...

Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 6:00pm

Digital Media Lab

Do you have a bunch of old family photos or vacation photos sitting around on a flash drive? Would you like to make a compilation video of all the cute photos/videos of your beloved pet? Have you never edited a video before? Or find Adobe...

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 6:00pm

Digital Media Lab

If you have ever struggled with making a video on Adobe Premiere Pro, you are not alone. Premiere looks very complicated, and it can be very overwhelming when you first start. Therefore, this class’s goal is to help ease your fears and point out...

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 4:00pm

Storytime Room

Don't just learn science - DO science with the Iowa City Science Booster Club! This monthly hands-on program for tweens gives you a chance to use cool scientific equipment to discover and explore the world around you. Learn about a different...

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 4:00pm

Storytime Room

Don't just learn science - DO science with the Iowa City Science Booster Club! This monthly hands-on program for tweens gives you a chance to use cool scientific equipment to discover and explore the world around you. Learn about a different...

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 4:00pm

Storytime Room

Don't just learn science - DO science with the Iowa City Science Booster Club! This monthly hands-on program for tweens gives you a chance to use cool scientific equipment to discover and explore the world around you. Learn about a different...

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 3:30pm

Storytime Room

Build a catapult out of popsicle sticks, a fort out of cardboard, and then battle your friends, just like the ancient Romans (kind of). Use your STEAM skills to launch mini marshmallow projectiles in an attempt to breach others' forts - who...