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10:00 am

Mindstorm Saturdays

September 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until May 30, 2020

Main Library, 111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, 49503 United States

Kids ages 10 and up can explore robotics every Saturday at the library. Using Lego Mindstorms EV3 kits, these hands-on robotics teach essential coding skills, problem solving and more. This is a self-guided, drop-in event. Team members from Team Asteroids 14486 will be available to offer instruction on building and programming robots.

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1:00 pm

Lego Block Party

September 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until September 28, 2019

Main Library, 111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, 49503 United States

Kids 6 and up can explore engineering, art, math, and other core concepts using Legos and other building blocks. Each month will feature a building challenge to teach critical thinking, problem solving, decision making and more. This is a self-guided, drop-in event. This month’s challenge: Design your dream school.

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1:30 pm

Victorian Lady

September 7 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Main Library, 111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, 49503 United States

Learn about the lives of Victorian era women with local historical interpreter Wendy Batchelder. She will offer a fascinating peek at the daily routine of a Victorian lady. Hear how fashions like hair and jewelry were presented. Guests are encouraged to bring their own photos for group discussion, as fashion clues can help date photographs. […]

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