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Friday February 23, 2024
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Laser Sculpt Studio: Lantern Festival Design

Laser Sculpt Studio: Lantern Festival Design

For Ages 8-15

Unleash your creativity as you design a unique pattern for your lantern, and make it come to life through the precision of a laser engraver. In this workshop, we will guide you through the process of editing images and designing them to a pattern for your lantern. Join us to bask in the warm glow of your own laser-designed lanterns and celebrate the Lantern Festival!

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on December 28.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Laser Sculpt Studio: Lantern Festival Design

For Ages 8-15

Unleash your creativity as you design a unique pattern for your lantern, and make it come to life through the precision of a laser engraver. In this workshop, we will guide you through the process of editing images and designing them to a pattern for your lantern. Join us to bask in the warm glow of your own laser-designed lanterns and celebrate the Lantern Festival!

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on December 28.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


Saturday February 24, 2024
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10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Family Video Game Challenge

Family Video Game Challenge

For families (recommended for age 6 and older)

Dive into a day of family collaborative game creation using the innovative software Bloxels. Work together to design, build, and challenge each other with your custom-crafted video games. As the sun sets, enjoy playing and ranking each other's creations, and celebrate the victorious teams with exciting prizes! This engaging program not only brings families closer but also introduces the exciting world of game design. Join us for a day of fun, creativity, and friendly competition – where every family becomes a game developer, and every game is a masterpiece!"

Game On!

No prior experience is needed.

Registration required

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library Community Room
There are 3 spaces available.

Family Video Game Challenge

For families (recommended for age 6 and older)

Dive into a day of family collaborative game creation using the innovative software Bloxels. Work together to design, build, and challenge each other with your custom-crafted video games. As the sun sets, enjoy playing and ranking each other's creations, and celebrate the victorious teams with exciting prizes! This engaging program not only brings families closer but also introduces the exciting world of game design. Join us for a day of fun, creativity, and friendly competition – where every family becomes a game developer, and every game is a masterpiece!"

Game On!

No prior experience is needed.

Registration required

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library Community Room

There are 3 spaces available.

Thursday March 7, 2024
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Reality Oasis: Unleash Your Imagination with Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Oasis: Unleash Your Imagination with Virtual Reality

Time: 11 to 1

3/7- Adults only

3/28- Anyone 10 and Older Welcome (Registration Required)

Dive into a world of limitless possibilities at our 'Virtual Reality Oasis' program, where you'll have exclusive access to the immersive experiences of Meta Quest 2 and 3. Immerse yourself in breathtaking landscapes, engage in thrilling adventures, or simply unwind in this virtual haven. Whether you're a VR enthusiast or a first-time explorer, our library provides the perfect space for free exploration. Step into the future of entertainment and discover the boundless wonders of virtual reality. Join us for an unforgettable journey – the only limit is your imagination!

Registration is available, and Walkins are welcome if space is available.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Virtual Reality Oasis: Unleash Your Imagination with Virtual Reality

Time: 11 to 1

3/7- Adults only

3/28- Anyone 10 and Older Welcome (Registration Required)

Dive into a world of limitless possibilities at our 'Virtual Reality Oasis' program, where you'll have exclusive access to the immersive experiences of Meta Quest 2 and 3. Immerse yourself in breathtaking landscapes, engage in thrilling adventures, or simply unwind in this virtual haven. Whether you're a VR enthusiast or a first-time explorer, our library provides the perfect space for free exploration. Step into the future of entertainment and discover the boundless wonders of virtual reality. Join us for an unforgettable journey – the only limit is your imagination!

Registration is available, and Walkins are welcome if space is available.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Saturday March 9, 2024
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Pixel Power: Design Your Own NES-Style Mario Game with Bloxels

Pixel Power: Design Your Own NES-Style Mario Game with Bloxels

Ages: 8 to 16

Time: 11 to 1

Join us in celebrating National Mario Day by stepping into the world of classic gaming! Unleash your creativity with 'Pixel Power,' a program where you'll craft your own NES-styled Super Mario Bros. game using the online-based software, Bloxels. Dive into the nostalgic realm of 8-bit wonders with just a board, blocks, and an intuitive interface. Learn the art of game creation as we guide you through building characters, environments, challenges, stories, and more. Bring your Mario-inspired dreams to life with Bloxels – where every pixel tells a story and every block sparks adventure.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Pixel Power: Design Your Own NES-Style Mario Game with Bloxels

Ages: 8 to 16

Time: 11 to 1

Join us in celebrating National Mario Day by stepping into the world of classic gaming! Unleash your creativity with 'Pixel Power,' a program where you'll craft your own NES-styled Super Mario Bros. game using the online-based software, Bloxels. Dive into the nostalgic realm of 8-bit wonders with just a board, blocks, and an intuitive interface. Learn the art of game creation as we guide you through building characters, environments, challenges, stories, and more. Bring your Mario-inspired dreams to life with Bloxels – where every pixel tells a story and every block sparks adventure.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Pixel Power: Design Your Own NES-Style Mario Game with Bloxels

Pixel Power: Design Your Own NES-Style Mario Game with Bloxels

Ages: 8 to 16

Time: 3 to 5

Join us in celebrating National Mario Day by stepping into the world of classic gaming! Unleash your creativity with 'Pixel Power,' a program where you'll craft your own NES-styled Super Mario Bros. game using the online-based software, Bloxels. Dive into the nostalgic realm of 8-bit wonders with just a board, blocks, and an intuitive interface. Learn the art of game creation as we guide you through building characters, environments, challenges, stories, and more. Bring your Mario-inspired dreams to life with Bloxels – where every pixel tells a story and every block sparks adventure.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Pixel Power: Design Your Own NES-Style Mario Game with Bloxels

Ages: 8 to 16

Time: 3 to 5

Join us in celebrating National Mario Day by stepping into the world of classic gaming! Unleash your creativity with 'Pixel Power,' a program where you'll craft your own NES-styled Super Mario Bros. game using the online-based software, Bloxels. Dive into the nostalgic realm of 8-bit wonders with just a board, blocks, and an intuitive interface. Learn the art of game creation as we guide you through building characters, environments, challenges, stories, and more. Bring your Mario-inspired dreams to life with Bloxels – where every pixel tells a story and every block sparks adventure.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Tuesday March 12, 2024
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11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
5 Year Anniversary of the STEM Lab

5 Year Anniversary of the STEM Lab!

Stop on by between 11 and 8:30 pm

All ages welcome

"Stop by to celebrate with us as we mark five years of technological brilliance in our STEM Lab! Pop on by as we open the doors to this high-end technology haven within the library. Embark on guided tours, exploring cutting-edge equipment and witnessing the incredible projects we have helped bring to life over the past 5 years. Dive into hands-on creativity as we invite you to make and take home a simple project utilizing our state-of-the-art machines. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the wonders of our STEM Lab and celebrate half a decade of innovation, learning, and community empowerment!"

The STEM Lab, where we help to make your dreams become realities!

All ages are welcome to this pop-by event, so stop by any time during the hours listed!

 
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

5 Year Anniversary of the STEM Lab!

Stop on by between 11 and 8:30 pm

All ages welcome

"Stop by to celebrate with us as we mark five years of technological brilliance in our STEM Lab! Pop on by as we open the doors to this high-end technology haven within the library. Embark on guided tours, exploring cutting-edge equipment and witnessing the incredible projects we have helped bring to life over the past 5 years. Dive into hands-on creativity as we invite you to make and take home a simple project utilizing our state-of-the-art machines. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the wonders of our STEM Lab and celebrate half a decade of innovation, learning, and community empowerment!"

The STEM Lab, where we help to make your dreams become realities!

All ages are welcome to this pop-by event, so stop by any time during the hours listed!

 
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Wednesday March 13, 2024 - Wednesday May 1, 2024
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Visualize Tomorrow Challenge: Help Design a Logo for our STEM Lab

Visualize Tomorrow Challenge: Help Design a Logo for our STEM Lab

Let your creativity shine, and be part of the legacy as we embark on this exciting design contest where your design could very well become the new logo of the STEM Lab. This challenge is open to all ages and skill levels, fostering a collaborative spirit in our community. Ideal designs will not only encompass what the STEM Lab is and does but will also be easily transferable to machines such as our Laser engraver, Cricut, and 3D printers. All designs will be put on display, and the top 3 winners will receive a prize. Logo concepts can be created as Digital images (PNG, SVG, JPEG), 3D files, drawings, or even sculptures, so just about any medium.

Logo designs can be submitted in person at the STEM Lab or by emailing the digital files to STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org.

Please complete this form prior to dropping off your entry.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Visualize Tomorrow Challenge: Help Design a Logo for our STEM Lab

Let your creativity shine, and be part of the legacy as we embark on this exciting design contest where your design could very well become the new logo of the STEM Lab. This challenge is open to all ages and skill levels, fostering a collaborative spirit in our community. Ideal designs will not only encompass what the STEM Lab is and does but will also be easily transferable to machines such as our Laser engraver, Cricut, and 3D printers. All designs will be put on display, and the top 3 winners will receive a prize. Logo concepts can be created as Digital images (PNG, SVG, JPEG), 3D files, drawings, or even sculptures, so just about any medium.

Logo designs can be submitted in person at the STEM Lab or by emailing the digital files to STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org.

Please complete this form prior to dropping off your entry.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Thursday March 14, 2024
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Little Treasures: Laser-engraved a Wooden Block for your Newborn or Toddler

Little Treasures: Laser-engraved a Wooden Block for your Newborn or Toddler

Time: 11 to 2

Adults

Capture the essence of precious moments by laser engraving a personalized wooden block for your newborn or small child. Join us in creating a timeless keepsake that holds the magic of childhood. Our laser engraving technology transforms simple wooden blocks into cherished mementos, beautifully etched with your chosen design, name, or special message. Share the joy of crafting a unique token of love that your little one will treasure for years to come. Join our community in making memories that last, one block at a time. For adults but Newborns and Toddlers are welcome to attend. Pop in during the hours listed to create this keepsake.

Registration is available if you would like a reminder. Walkins welcome while supplies and space is available.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Little Treasures: Laser-engraved a Wooden Block for your Newborn or Toddler

Time: 11 to 2

Adults

Capture the essence of precious moments by laser engraving a personalized wooden block for your newborn or small child. Join us in creating a timeless keepsake that holds the magic of childhood. Our laser engraving technology transforms simple wooden blocks into cherished mementos, beautifully etched with your chosen design, name, or special message. Share the joy of crafting a unique token of love that your little one will treasure for years to come. Join our community in making memories that last, one block at a time. For adults but Newborns and Toddlers are welcome to attend. Pop in during the hours listed to create this keepsake.

Registration is available if you would like a reminder. Walkins welcome while supplies and space is available.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Saturday March 16, 2024
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Sustainable Architecture Diorama

For this workshop, we invite kids in grades 4-7 to explore a rising field in architectural innovation: sustainability and the intertwining of human design and nature!

Students will create unique dioramas by experimenting with hands-on materials and learning about various design techniques. The event is facilitated by North High junior Katherine Zhao, an intern at Guilor Architects and alumnus of the Cornell Architecture Summer Intensive.

Registration required.

CONTACT: Chris Van Wickler  ext. 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

For this workshop, we invite kids in grades 4-7 to explore a rising field in architectural innovation: sustainability and the intertwining of human design and nature!

Students will create unique dioramas by experimenting with hands-on materials and learning about various design techniques. The event is facilitated by North High junior Katherine Zhao, an intern at Guilor Architects and alumnus of the Cornell Architecture Summer Intensive.

Registration required.

CONTACT:
  Chris Van Wickler
  ext. 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Monday March 18, 2024
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Introduction to iMovie

Introduction to iMovie

For Adults.

This program is for beginners that focuses on the basics of using iMovie on an iPad. We will learn essential features and tools within iMovie, such as video editing, adding transitions, and incorporating music. The hands-on session provides a user-friendly introduction to create and edit videos, making it accessible for those with limited prior experience. You will gain practical skills in digital storytelling and video creation, fostering creativity and empowering them to express themselves through this popular mobile editing platform.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Introduction to iMovie

For Adults.

This program is for beginners that focuses on the basics of using iMovie on an iPad. We will learn essential features and tools within iMovie, such as video editing, adding transitions, and incorporating music. The hands-on session provides a user-friendly introduction to create and edit videos, making it accessible for those with limited prior experience. You will gain practical skills in digital storytelling and video creation, fostering creativity and empowering them to express themselves through this popular mobile editing platform.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Tuesday March 19, 2024
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
DIY Time in the STEM Lab

DIY Time in the STEM Lab

Adults

10 to 1

Whether you're a newcomer eager to experiment with cutting-edge technology or have a specific project in mind, this DIY time invites you to dive into the world of possibilities. Our STEM Lab staff will be on hand for quick guidance with the machines, making your exploration seamless. For more in-depth training, appointments are recommended. No project idea? No problem! Enjoy ready-to-go, fun craft projects and experience the magic of our Wacom Drawing Tablets. Please note, that space and machine availability are first-come, first-served, and some machines may require additional support and are best used during appointment times.

For inquiries, contact the STEM Lab via email or phone.

No registration.

 

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

DIY Time in the STEM Lab

Adults

10 to 1

Whether you're a newcomer eager to experiment with cutting-edge technology or have a specific project in mind, this DIY time invites you to dive into the world of possibilities. Our STEM Lab staff will be on hand for quick guidance with the machines, making your exploration seamless. For more in-depth training, appointments are recommended. No project idea? No problem! Enjoy ready-to-go, fun craft projects and experience the magic of our Wacom Drawing Tablets. Please note, that space and machine availability are first-come, first-served, and some machines may require additional support and are best used during appointment times.

For inquiries, contact the STEM Lab via email or phone.

No registration.

 

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Monday March 25, 2024
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Introduction to Google Sheets

Intro to Google Sheets

For Adults.

This is a hands-on session for beginners, and we will offer an engaging introduction to Google Sheets. We will learn the basics of creating, formatting, and organizing data in Google spreadsheets. You will gain basic practical skills applicable in various contexts for personal and professional tasks. The program aims to make spreadsheet navigation and utilization accessible and enjoyable for all participants.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Intro to Google Sheets

For Adults.

This is a hands-on session for beginners, and we will offer an engaging introduction to Google Sheets. We will learn the basics of creating, formatting, and organizing data in Google spreadsheets. You will gain basic practical skills applicable in various contexts for personal and professional tasks. The program aims to make spreadsheet navigation and utilization accessible and enjoyable for all participants.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Tuesday March 26, 2024
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
DIY Time in the STEM Lab

DIY Time in the STEM Lab

Adults

10 to 1

Whether you're a newcomer eager to experiment with cutting-edge technology or have a specific project in mind, this DIY time invites you to dive into the world of possibilities. Our STEM Lab staff will be on hand for quick guidance with the machines, making your exploration seamless. For more in-depth training, appointments are recommended. No project idea? No problem! Enjoy ready-to-go, fun craft projects and experience the magic of our Wacom Drawing Tablets. Please note, that space and machine availability are first-come, first-served, and some machines may require additional support and are best used during appointment times.

For inquiries, contact the STEM Lab via email or phone.

No registration.

 

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

DIY Time in the STEM Lab

Adults

10 to 1

Whether you're a newcomer eager to experiment with cutting-edge technology or have a specific project in mind, this DIY time invites you to dive into the world of possibilities. Our STEM Lab staff will be on hand for quick guidance with the machines, making your exploration seamless. For more in-depth training, appointments are recommended. No project idea? No problem! Enjoy ready-to-go, fun craft projects and experience the magic of our Wacom Drawing Tablets. Please note, that space and machine availability are first-come, first-served, and some machines may require additional support and are best used during appointment times.

For inquiries, contact the STEM Lab via email or phone.

No registration.

 

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Thursday March 28, 2024
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Reality Oasis: Unleash Your Imagination with Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Oasis: Unleash Your Imagination with Virtual Reality

Time: 11 to 1

3/28- Anyone 10 and Older Welcome (Registration Required)

Dive into a world of limitless possibilities at our 'Virtual Reality Oasis' program, where you'll have exclusive access to the immersive experiences of Meta Quest 2 and 3. Immerse yourself in breathtaking landscapes, engage in thrilling adventures, or simply unwind in this virtual haven. Whether you're a VR enthusiast or a first-time explorer, our library provides the perfect space for free exploration. Step into the future of entertainment and discover the boundless wonders of virtual reality. Join us for an unforgettable journey – the only limit is your imagination!

Registration is required for this event.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Virtual Reality Oasis: Unleash Your Imagination with Virtual Reality

Time: 11 to 1

3/28- Anyone 10 and Older Welcome (Registration Required)

Dive into a world of limitless possibilities at our 'Virtual Reality Oasis' program, where you'll have exclusive access to the immersive experiences of Meta Quest 2 and 3. Immerse yourself in breathtaking landscapes, engage in thrilling adventures, or simply unwind in this virtual haven. Whether you're a VR enthusiast or a first-time explorer, our library provides the perfect space for free exploration. Step into the future of entertainment and discover the boundless wonders of virtual reality. Join us for an unforgettable journey – the only limit is your imagination!

Registration is required for this event.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Tuesday April 2, 2024
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
DIY Time in the STEM Lab

DIY Time in the STEM Lab

Adults

10 to 1

Whether you're a newcomer eager to experiment with cutting-edge technology or have a specific project in mind, this DIY time invites you to dive into the world of possibilities. Our STEM Lab staff will be on hand for quick guidance with the machines, making your exploration seamless. For more in-depth training, appointments are recommended. No project idea? No problem! Enjoy ready-to-go, fun craft projects and experience the magic of our Wacom Drawing Tablets. Please note, that space and machine availability are first-come, first-served, and some machines may require additional support and are best used during appointment times.

For inquiries, contact the STEM Lab via email or phone.

No registration.

 

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

DIY Time in the STEM Lab

Adults

10 to 1

Whether you're a newcomer eager to experiment with cutting-edge technology or have a specific project in mind, this DIY time invites you to dive into the world of possibilities. Our STEM Lab staff will be on hand for quick guidance with the machines, making your exploration seamless. For more in-depth training, appointments are recommended. No project idea? No problem! Enjoy ready-to-go, fun craft projects and experience the magic of our Wacom Drawing Tablets. Please note, that space and machine availability are first-come, first-served, and some machines may require additional support and are best used during appointment times.

For inquiries, contact the STEM Lab via email or phone.

No registration.

 

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Tuesday April 9, 2024
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
DIY Time in the STEM Lab

DIY Time in the STEM Lab

Adults

10 to 1

Whether you're a newcomer eager to experiment with cutting-edge technology or have a specific project in mind, this DIY time invites you to dive into the world of possibilities. Our STEM Lab staff will be on hand for quick guidance with the machines, making your exploration seamless. For more in-depth training, appointments are recommended. No project idea? No problem! Enjoy ready-to-go, fun craft projects and experience the magic of our Wacom Drawing Tablets. Please note, that space and machine availability are first-come, first-served, and some machines may require additional support and are best used during appointment times.

For inquiries, contact the STEM Lab via email or phone.

No registration.

 

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

DIY Time in the STEM Lab

Adults

10 to 1

Whether you're a newcomer eager to experiment with cutting-edge technology or have a specific project in mind, this DIY time invites you to dive into the world of possibilities. Our STEM Lab staff will be on hand for quick guidance with the machines, making your exploration seamless. For more in-depth training, appointments are recommended. No project idea? No problem! Enjoy ready-to-go, fun craft projects and experience the magic of our Wacom Drawing Tablets. Please note, that space and machine availability are first-come, first-served, and some machines may require additional support and are best used during appointment times.

For inquiries, contact the STEM Lab via email or phone.

No registration.

 

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Wednesday April 10, 2024
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Artful Express: Library Poster Edition

Artful Express: Library Poster Edition

For Ages 8-15.

Embark on a creative journey during National Library Week with us! You will explore the world of digital art using the free picture editing software PAINT.NET, and dive into the realm of imagination as you design library-themed posters that showcase the magic of books and libraries. It's a fantastic opportunity for young artists to express themselves digitally and celebrate the joy of reading and library through colorful and inspiring creations.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Artful Express: Library Poster Edition

For Ages 8-15.

Embark on a creative journey during National Library Week with us! You will explore the world of digital art using the free picture editing software PAINT.NET, and dive into the realm of imagination as you design library-themed posters that showcase the magic of books and libraries. It's a fantastic opportunity for young artists to express themselves digitally and celebrate the joy of reading and library through colorful and inspiring creations.

Registration Required.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Saturday April 13, 2024
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11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Craft a Bespoke Canvas Tote Bag and Stop Using Plastic!

Craft a Bespoke Canvas Tote Bag and Stop Using Plastic!

All Ages (Recommended ages 8 and older)

Time 11 to 5

Unleash your creativity by crafting your very own bespoke (custom) canvas tote bag. Elevate your eco-friendly lifestyle with a one-of-a-kind tote that reflects your personality. Join the crafting community and make a statement as you carry in style with your custom canvas tote bag!"

Registration required.

Please contact the STEM Lab by email or phone to schedule a time for you to pop in to work on this one-of-a-kind project.

Limit 1 per family.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Craft a Bespoke Canvas Tote Bag and Stop Using Plastic!

All Ages (Recommended ages 8 and older)

Time 11 to 5

Unleash your creativity by crafting your very own bespoke (custom) canvas tote bag. Elevate your eco-friendly lifestyle with a one-of-a-kind tote that reflects your personality. Join the crafting community and make a statement as you carry in style with your custom canvas tote bag!"

Registration required.

Please contact the STEM Lab by email or phone to schedule a time for you to pop in to work on this one-of-a-kind project.

Limit 1 per family.

Registration starts at 10 AM on Feburary 27.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Tuesday April 16, 2024
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Digital Discovery Zone: Tech Exploration for Neurodivergent Kids

Digital Discovery Zone: Tech Exploration for Neurodivergent Kids 

April is Autism Awareness Month. Join the Great Neck Library's STEM Lab and Children’s Departments as we learn about simple coding and AR gadgets, accessibility apps and programs, learning resources through the library for Neurodivergent kids, and much more! This hands-on learning opportunity is not only a great way to learn about resources and skills that can become instrumental in the lives of your children but also a great time to meet others in the community and try out some cool tech.

Open to Guardians and their Children.

Registration is welcome but not required, and begins online, in-person, or by phone on Feburary 27.

 
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library
Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Digital Discovery Zone: Tech Exploration for Neurodivergent Kids 

April is Autism Awareness Month. Join the Great Neck Library's STEM Lab and Children’s Departments as we learn about simple coding and AR gadgets, accessibility apps and programs, learning resources through the library for Neurodivergent kids, and much more! This hands-on learning opportunity is not only a great way to learn about resources and skills that can become instrumental in the lives of your children but also a great time to meet others in the community and try out some cool tech.

Open to Guardians and their Children.

Registration is welcome but not required, and begins online, in-person, or by phone on Feburary 27.

 
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Large Multipurpose Room 34,, Main Library

Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 10:00 AM     

Monday April 22, 2024
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Earth Day Cricut Vinyl Crafting

Earth Day Cricut Vinyl Crafting

For All Ages.

10:00-1:00
2:00-4:00

Join us in spreading awareness and fostering a sense of environmental stewardship through art and creativity, and immerse yourself in a fusion of art and nature. We welcomes all ages groups to come and use the Cricut machine to craft unique environmental-themed vinyl decals to adorn our STEM Lab space! Let's transform the space into a canvas of green expressions for celebrating our planet's beauty and advocate for eco-conscious living.

Limited 1 decal per family.

All Ages are welcome, No Registration Requried.
Please stop by at the time listed above.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Earth Day Cricut Vinyl Crafting

For All Ages.

10:00-1:00
2:00-4:00

Join us in spreading awareness and fostering a sense of environmental stewardship through art and creativity, and immerse yourself in a fusion of art and nature. We welcomes all ages groups to come and use the Cricut machine to craft unique environmental-themed vinyl decals to adorn our STEM Lab space! Let's transform the space into a canvas of green expressions for celebrating our planet's beauty and advocate for eco-conscious living.

Limited 1 decal per family.

All Ages are welcome, No Registration Requried.
Please stop by at the time listed above.

CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


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