Our programs are held online live on ZOOM unless specified.
Download the app on your device or go to zoom.us/join and enter the meeting ID and passcode. 

You can also dial in at +1 646 558 8656 US (New York) or find your local number here.

Please see our expanded reopening plan for hours and guidelines. 

Follow us on social media! 
Facebook @greatnecklibrary 
Twitter @greatnecklib 
Instagram @gnlibrary 
Youtube @Great Neck Library

Saturday April 17, 2021
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Become an App Developer

How to Build a Custom App for Kids: Types and Development Tips | Mobindustry

Become an App Developer

Grades 3 - 5
11 - 12 PM
Saturday, April 17th

Join Jackie, a high school junior and regional liaison for Innoverge, a global youth network devoted to advancing STEM education in underserved populations. Learn how to code while creating a fun app, with a focus on introducing elementary school aged girls in the Great Neck area to coding.

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

How to Build a Custom App for Kids: Types and Development Tips | Mobindustry

Become an App Developer

Grades 3 - 5
11 - 12 PM
Saturday, April 17th

Join Jackie, a high school junior and regional liaison for Innoverge, a global youth network devoted to advancing STEM education in underserved populations. Learn how to code while creating a fun app, with a focus on introducing elementary school aged girls in the Great Neck area to coding.

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Wednesday April 21, 2021
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Get Outside in April!: Earth Day STEM Activities

Three Outdoor Activities to Encourage STEM Learning Through Play - Iowa  CCR&R

Get Outside in April!: Earth Day STEM Activities

Grades 3-8
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Wednesday, April 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th

Best for grades 3-8. In honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, we'll be meeting every week for a different STEM activity that will get you outside and interacting with nature. After registering, please contact the STEM Lab to pick up a bag of materials starting on Wednesday, March 31st. Materials for all four programs will be included, and registration is for all four programs; however, you do not need to attend all four programs.

April 7th: Flower Stained Glass

April 14th: Predict the Weather with a DIY Barometer

April 21st: Outdoor STEM Activities

April 28th: Make a Birdfeeder

The Zoom Meeting ID and Password are the same for all four programs!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Three Outdoor Activities to Encourage STEM Learning Through Play - Iowa  CCR&R

Get Outside in April!: Earth Day STEM Activities

Grades 3-8
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Wednesday, April 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th

Best for grades 3-8. In honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, we'll be meeting every week for a different STEM activity that will get you outside and interacting with nature. After registering, please contact the STEM Lab to pick up a bag of materials starting on Wednesday, March 31st. Materials for all four programs will be included, and registration is for all four programs; however, you do not need to attend all four programs.

April 7th: Flower Stained Glass

April 14th: Predict the Weather with a DIY Barometer

April 21st: Outdoor STEM Activities

April 28th: Make a Birdfeeder

The Zoom Meeting ID and Password are the same for all four programs!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Thursday April 22, 2021
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Make Some Clouds for Earth Day!

Download free STL file Cloud • 3D printable model ・ Cults

It's Earth Day - Let's Make Some Clouds!

Ages 8 - 14
7 - 9 PM
Thursday, April 22nd

In this Intermediate 3D printing class, learn about the different types of clouds before designing a base stand and cloud model which we will put on display at the library. This is a great STEAM lesson for all ages!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are many spaces available.

Download free STL file Cloud • 3D printable model ・ Cults

It's Earth Day - Let's Make Some Clouds!

Ages 8 - 14
7 - 9 PM
Thursday, April 22nd

In this Intermediate 3D printing class, learn about the different types of clouds before designing a base stand and cloud model which we will put on display at the library. This is a great STEAM lesson for all ages!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Friday April 23, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
eBay 101: Buying

Buy Items On eBay From Any Country in the World [How To] | TechVise

eBay 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
Buying: 10 - 11 AM
Selling: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Friday, April 23rd

Learn the basics of eBay.com, a worldwide virtual marketplace. In this class, we will go over soem of the ins and outs of eBay, such as how to set up an account, how to navigate the site, bidding on an item, Buy It Now vs. making an offer, and how to begin to sell your items on eBay. We will also offer tips and tricks that'll help, whether you're the buyer or the seller. This program will be split into two parts: Part 1, covering Buying, will be from 10 - 11 AM, and Part 2, Selling, will be from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM. You are welcome to attend the whole session, or just one part.

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/93504533831?pwd=VjN2Y1NuNTRHRHg4VG5EditZOEVPZz09

Meeting ID: 935 0453 3831
Passcode: Ebay!

Dial by your location
    
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are many spaces available.

Buy Items On eBay From Any Country in the World [How To] | TechVise

eBay 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
Buying: 10 - 11 AM
Selling: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Friday, April 23rd

Learn the basics of eBay.com, a worldwide virtual marketplace. In this class, we will go over soem of the ins and outs of eBay, such as how to set up an account, how to navigate the site, bidding on an item, Buy It Now vs. making an offer, and how to begin to sell your items on eBay. We will also offer tips and tricks that'll help, whether you're the buyer or the seller. This program will be split into two parts: Part 1, covering Buying, will be from 10 - 11 AM, and Part 2, Selling, will be from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM. You are welcome to attend the whole session, or just one part.

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/93504533831?pwd=VjN2Y1NuNTRHRHg4VG5EditZOEVPZz09

Meeting ID: 935 0453 3831
Passcode: Ebay!

Dial by your location
    
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
eBay 101: Selling

Buy Items On eBay From Any Country in the World [How To] | TechVise

eBay 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
Buying: 10 - 11 AM
Selling: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Friday, April 23rd

Learn the basics of eBay.com, a worldwide virtual marketplace. In this class, we will go over soem of the ins and outs of eBay, such as how to set up an account, how to navigate the site, bidding on an item, Buy It Now vs. making an offer, and how to begin to sell your items on eBay. We will also offer tips and tricks that'll help, whether you're the buyer or the seller. This program will be split into two parts: Part 1, covering Buying, will be from 10 - 11 AM, and Part 2, Selling, will be from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM. You are welcome to attend the whole session, or just one part.

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/93504533831?pwd=VjN2Y1NuNTRHRHg4VG5EditZOEVPZz09

Meeting ID: 935 0453 3831
Passcode: Ebay!

Dial by your location
    
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are many spaces available.

Buy Items On eBay From Any Country in the World [How To] | TechVise

eBay 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
Buying: 10 - 11 AM
Selling: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Friday, April 23rd

Learn the basics of eBay.com, a worldwide virtual marketplace. In this class, we will go over soem of the ins and outs of eBay, such as how to set up an account, how to navigate the site, bidding on an item, Buy It Now vs. making an offer, and how to begin to sell your items on eBay. We will also offer tips and tricks that'll help, whether you're the buyer or the seller. This program will be split into two parts: Part 1, covering Buying, will be from 10 - 11 AM, and Part 2, Selling, will be from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM. You are welcome to attend the whole session, or just one part.

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/93504533831?pwd=VjN2Y1NuNTRHRHg4VG5EditZOEVPZz09

Meeting ID: 935 0453 3831
Passcode: Ebay!

Dial by your location
    
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Monday April 26, 2021
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Design Your Own Tote Bag

Living the Summer Life with Michaels Stores — Mint Event Design

Design Your Own Tote Bag

All Ages
6 - 7 PM
Monday, April 26th

Learn how to use Cricut Design Space to create an iron-on design for a reusable tote bag. After the program, you can make an appointment to come into the lab to print your design and iron it onto your bag. Tote bags will be provided by the STEM Lab.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/93261254726?pwd=WFhFbjNLRHp6VFpRQUd1ZlJoTDZrdz09

Meeting ID: 932 6125 4726
Passcode: Cricut

Dial by your location
    
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Living the Summer Life with Michaels Stores — Mint Event Design

Design Your Own Tote Bag

All Ages
6 - 7 PM
Monday, April 26th

Learn how to use Cricut Design Space to create an iron-on design for a reusable tote bag. After the program, you can make an appointment to come into the lab to print your design and iron it onto your bag. Tote bags will be provided by the STEM Lab.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/93261254726?pwd=WFhFbjNLRHp6VFpRQUd1ZlJoTDZrdz09

Meeting ID: 932 6125 4726
Passcode: Cricut

Dial by your location
    
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


Wednesday April 28, 2021 - Wednesday May 5, 2021
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10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Laser engrave a heartfelt gift for Mom in your own handwriting!

Maple Cutting Boards

Laser engrave a heartfelt gift for Mom in your own handwriting!

Make an in-person appointment between Wednesday, April 28th and Wednesday, May 5th!

Between April 28th and May 5th, make an appointment to come into the STEM Lab to make a one-of-a-kind Mother’s Day gift for the world’s best mom! We’ll turn your handwriting into a font for the computer, then use our laser engraver to engrave your heartfelt message onto a wooden heart. Appointments will be 45 minutes long, with a max of 1-2 people. We can only expect to complete 1-2 projects within the appointment time, so please make multiple appointments for multiple children.

To create an appointment, please call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230 or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org. Appointments are for 1-2 people max.

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

Maple Cutting Boards

Laser engrave a heartfelt gift for Mom in your own handwriting!

Make an in-person appointment between Wednesday, April 28th and Wednesday, May 5th!

Between April 28th and May 5th, make an appointment to come into the STEM Lab to make a one-of-a-kind Mother’s Day gift for the world’s best mom! We’ll turn your handwriting into a font for the computer, then use our laser engraver to engrave your heartfelt message onto a wooden heart. Appointments will be 45 minutes long, with a max of 1-2 people. We can only expect to complete 1-2 projects within the appointment time, so please make multiple appointments for multiple children.

To create an appointment, please call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230 or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org. Appointments are for 1-2 people max.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Wednesday April 28, 2021
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Get Outside in April!: Earth Day STEM Activities

Three Outdoor Activities to Encourage STEM Learning Through Play - Iowa  CCR&R

Get Outside in April!: Earth Day STEM Activities

Grades 3-8
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Wednesday, April 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th

Best for grades 3-8. In honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, we'll be meeting every week for a different STEM activity that will get you outside and interacting with nature. After registering, please contact the STEM Lab to pick up a bag of materials starting on Wednesday, March 31st. Materials for all four programs will be included, and registration is for all four programs; however, you do not need to attend all four programs.

April 7th: Flower Stained Glass

April 14th: Predict the Weather with a DIY Barometer

April 21st: Outdoor STEM Activities

April 28th: Make a Birdfeeder

The Zoom Meeting ID and Password are the same for all four programs!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Three Outdoor Activities to Encourage STEM Learning Through Play - Iowa  CCR&R

Get Outside in April!: Earth Day STEM Activities

Grades 3-8
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Wednesday, April 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th

Best for grades 3-8. In honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, we'll be meeting every week for a different STEM activity that will get you outside and interacting with nature. After registering, please contact the STEM Lab to pick up a bag of materials starting on Wednesday, March 31st. Materials for all four programs will be included, and registration is for all four programs; however, you do not need to attend all four programs.

April 7th: Flower Stained Glass

April 14th: Predict the Weather with a DIY Barometer

April 21st: Outdoor STEM Activities

April 28th: Make a Birdfeeder

The Zoom Meeting ID and Password are the same for all four programs!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Superhero Day: 3D Design Thor's Hammer as a Keychain!

3D Printed Mjolnir keychain by davidskylarbixby | Pinshape

Superhero Day: 3D Design Thor's Hammer as a Keychain!

Ages 8+
7 - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, April 28th

Create your very own Mjölnir (Thor's Hammer) keychain, inspired by the Avengers movie prop. This is a beginner 3D printing class, however, some prior knowledge of 3D design is recommended.

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are many spaces available.

3D Printed Mjolnir keychain by davidskylarbixby | Pinshape

Superhero Day: 3D Design Thor's Hammer as a Keychain!

Ages 8+
7 - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, April 28th

Create your very own Mjölnir (Thor's Hammer) keychain, inspired by the Avengers movie prop. This is a beginner 3D printing class, however, some prior knowledge of 3D design is recommended.

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Tuesday May 4, 2021
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
May the 4th Be With You! Star Wars Day

MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU!' - Star Wars Trivia You Probably Don't Know -  ABC7 New York

May the 4th Be With You! Star Wars Day Events

Tuesday, May 4th and Wednesday, May 5th

Celebrate Star Wars Day with us at the Great Neck Library. See below for a list of programs being offered by the STEM Lab.

Tuesday, May 4th:

Jedi Lightsaber Training
6 - 7 PM; recommended for ages 4 - 13

Learn to use a lightsaber like a Jedi! Be sure to bring your lightsaber with you. Click here to register.

The Special Effects of Star Wars
7:30 - 8:45 PM; all ages welcome
Learn about the history of Hollywood special effects, and how Star Wars changed the way movies are made.

 

Wednesday, May 5th:

Revenge of the 5th: Create Your Own Lightsaber using Tinkercad
4:30 - 5:30 PM; all ages welcome
This is a beginner 3D design class. Click here to register.

 

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

MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU!' - Star Wars Trivia You Probably Don't Know -  ABC7 New York

May the 4th Be With You! Star Wars Day Events

Tuesday, May 4th and Wednesday, May 5th

Celebrate Star Wars Day with us at the Great Neck Library. See below for a list of programs being offered by the STEM Lab.

Tuesday, May 4th:

Jedi Lightsaber Training
6 - 7 PM; recommended for ages 4 - 13

Learn to use a lightsaber like a Jedi! Be sure to bring your lightsaber with you. Click here to register.

The Special Effects of Star Wars
7:30 - 8:45 PM; all ages welcome
Learn about the history of Hollywood special effects, and how Star Wars changed the way movies are made.

 

Wednesday, May 5th:

Revenge of the 5th: Create Your Own Lightsaber using Tinkercad
4:30 - 5:30 PM; all ages welcome
This is a beginner 3D design class. Click here to register.

 

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Jedi Lightsaber Training

A Back-to-School Guide for Padawans | StarWars.com

Jedi Lightsaber Training

Recommended for ages 4 - 13
6 - 7 PM
Tuesday, May 4th

Join us for Star Wars Day on May 4th and 5th! Learn how to use a lightsaber like a Jedi. Make sure to bring your lightsaber!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

A Back-to-School Guide for Padawans | StarWars.com

Jedi Lightsaber Training

Recommended for ages 4 - 13
6 - 7 PM
Tuesday, May 4th

Join us for Star Wars Day on May 4th and 5th! Learn how to use a lightsaber like a Jedi. Make sure to bring your lightsaber!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

 
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7:30 PM - 8:45 PM
The Special Effects of Star Wars

Star Wars History: Industrial Light and Magic's Amazing Special Effects -  Thrillist

The Special Effects of Star Wars

All ages welcome
7:30 - 8:45 PM
Tuesday, May 4th

Join us for Star Wars Day on May 4th and 5th! Learn about the history of Hollywood special effects, and how Star Wars has changed the way movies are made.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/91678411070?pwd=c1dueDZGbzYvSHBJeU5SLzNBdS9zUT09

Meeting ID: 916 7841 1070
Passcode: 445562

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

Star Wars History: Industrial Light and Magic's Amazing Special Effects -  Thrillist

The Special Effects of Star Wars

All ages welcome
7:30 - 8:45 PM
Tuesday, May 4th

Join us for Star Wars Day on May 4th and 5th! Learn about the history of Hollywood special effects, and how Star Wars has changed the way movies are made.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/91678411070?pwd=c1dueDZGbzYvSHBJeU5SLzNBdS9zUT09

Meeting ID: 916 7841 1070
Passcode: 445562

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Wednesday May 5, 2021
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
May the 4th Be With You! Star Wars Day

MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU!' - Star Wars Trivia You Probably Don't Know -  ABC7 New York

May the 4th Be With You! Star Wars Day Events

Tuesday, May 4th and Wednesday, May 5th

Celebrate Star Wars Day with us at the Great Neck Library. See below for a list of programs being offered by the STEM Lab.

Tuesday, May 4th:

Jedi Lightsaber Training
6 - 7 PM; recommended for ages 4 - 13

Learn to use a lightsaber like a Jedi! Be sure to bring your lightsaber with you. Click here to register.

The Special Effects of Star Wars
7:30 - 8:45 PM; all ages welcome
Learn about the history of Hollywood special effects, and how Star Wars changed the way movies are made.

 

Wednesday, May 5th:

Revenge of the 5th: Create Your Own Lightsaber using Tinkercad
4:30 - 5:30 PM; all ages welcome
This is a beginner 3D design class. Click here to register.

 

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

MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU!' - Star Wars Trivia You Probably Don't Know -  ABC7 New York

May the 4th Be With You! Star Wars Day Events

Tuesday, May 4th and Wednesday, May 5th

Celebrate Star Wars Day with us at the Great Neck Library. See below for a list of programs being offered by the STEM Lab.

Tuesday, May 4th:

Jedi Lightsaber Training
6 - 7 PM; recommended for ages 4 - 13

Learn to use a lightsaber like a Jedi! Be sure to bring your lightsaber with you. Click here to register.

The Special Effects of Star Wars
7:30 - 8:45 PM; all ages welcome
Learn about the history of Hollywood special effects, and how Star Wars changed the way movies are made.

 

Wednesday, May 5th:

Revenge of the 5th: Create Your Own Lightsaber using Tinkercad
4:30 - 5:30 PM; all ages welcome
This is a beginner 3D design class. Click here to register.

 

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Revenge of the 5th: Create your own lightsaber using Tinkercad

3D Printing Obi-Wan's Lightsaber | Make:

Revenge of the 5th: Create your own lightsaber using Tinkercad

All ages welcome
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Wednesday, May 5th

Join us for Star Wars Day on May 4th and 5th! Learn how to 3D design your very own lightsaber. Completed projects can be emailed to the STEM Lab to be printed. No prior 3D design experience necessary!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

3D Printing Obi-Wan's Lightsaber | Make:

Revenge of the 5th: Create your own lightsaber using Tinkercad

All ages welcome
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Wednesday, May 5th

Join us for Star Wars Day on May 4th and 5th! Learn how to 3D design your very own lightsaber. Completed projects can be emailed to the STEM Lab to be printed. No prior 3D design experience necessary!

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Create Your Own Decals for Your Switch Joy-Cons

Nintendo switch decal | Etsy

Create Your Own Decals for Your Switch Joy-Cons

Grades 2 - 12
7 - 8 PM
Wednesday, May 5th

Learn how to use Cricut Design Space to make vinyl decals for your Nintendo Switch joy-cons! We'll make small stickers, as well as work together to design one large sticker to cover the entire joy-con. Feel free to make decals for the back of your Switch or your charging dock, too!

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are 17 spaces available.

Nintendo switch decal | Etsy

Create Your Own Decals for Your Switch Joy-Cons

Grades 2 - 12
7 - 8 PM
Wednesday, May 5th

Learn how to use Cricut Design Space to make vinyl decals for your Nintendo Switch joy-cons! We'll make small stickers, as well as work together to design one large sticker to cover the entire joy-con. Feel free to make decals for the back of your Switch or your charging dock, too!

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are 17 spaces available.

Thursday May 6, 2021 - Monday May 31, 2021
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Come learn about our new digital sewing/embroidery machine!

Brother SE1900 Sewing Machine review by GMPFAFF

Come learn about our new digital sewing/embroidery machine!

All Ages
Make an in-person appointment at any time! All ages welcome. Call and schedule your appointment with Jamie.

Make an appointment to come into the STEM Lab and see our new digital sewing/embroidery machine in action. Our Brother machine can be used just like a regular sewing machine, and comes with dozens of customizable pre-installed embroidery patterns that you can put on dish towels, shirts, bags, and more! Learn the basics of how to use the machine and how you can use it for your own future sewing projects.

To create an appointment, please call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230, or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org. Appointments are for 1-2 people max. 

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

Brother SE1900 Sewing Machine review by GMPFAFF

Come learn about our new digital sewing/embroidery machine!

All Ages
Make an in-person appointment at any time! All ages welcome. Call and schedule your appointment with Jamie.

Make an appointment to come into the STEM Lab and see our new digital sewing/embroidery machine in action. Our Brother machine can be used just like a regular sewing machine, and comes with dozens of customizable pre-installed embroidery patterns that you can put on dish towels, shirts, bags, and more! Learn the basics of how to use the machine and how you can use it for your own future sewing projects.

To create an appointment, please call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230, or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org. Appointments are for 1-2 people max. 

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Thursday May 6, 2021
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Solar Energy Crash Course

Solar Energy Crash Course

All ages welcome
7 - 8 PM
Thursday, May 6th

Want to learn more about solar energy, but aren't sure where to start? Krystal Persaud, founder of Grouphug Solar, will explain solar energy in easy to understand terms. She'll cover everything from how electricity works, to the science behind solar panels, and ways you can go solar as an individual. This is designed specifically for beginners, so come with all your questions!

About Krystal: Krystal is a designer and entrepreneur based in Brooklyn. She graduated from Georgia Tech with a degree in industrial design. She most recently appeared on Shark Tank with her invention the Window Solar Charger and won an investment from Mark Cuban. She's passionate about making climate change education fun and accessible.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/97729539596?pwd=U3ZWTkxmeGdDVjV0MCtaZXFxOG5YZz09

Meeting ID: 977 2953 9596
Passcode: Solar

Dial by your location
        +1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
 

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

Solar Energy Crash Course

All ages welcome
7 - 8 PM
Thursday, May 6th

Want to learn more about solar energy, but aren't sure where to start? Krystal Persaud, founder of Grouphug Solar, will explain solar energy in easy to understand terms. She'll cover everything from how electricity works, to the science behind solar panels, and ways you can go solar as an individual. This is designed specifically for beginners, so come with all your questions!

About Krystal: Krystal is a designer and entrepreneur based in Brooklyn. She graduated from Georgia Tech with a degree in industrial design. She most recently appeared on Shark Tank with her invention the Window Solar Charger and won an investment from Mark Cuban. She's passionate about making climate change education fun and accessible.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/97729539596?pwd=U3ZWTkxmeGdDVjV0MCtaZXFxOG5YZz09

Meeting ID: 977 2953 9596
Passcode: Solar

Dial by your location
        +1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
 

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Saturday May 8, 2021
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
2nd Annual National Miniature Golf Day with Sphero

Sphero Mini Golf

2nd Annual National Miniature Golf Day with Sphero

Make an in-person appointment! Time slots are available between 11 AM and 4 PM. 
Saturday, May 8th
Will be held outdoors, weather permitting

Celebrate National Miniature Golf Day at the Great Neck Library! Play a round of mini golf with your family using the library's Sphero coding robots. No golf club will be used! Instead, you will either code Sphero to navigate our outdoor course, or use Sphero as a remote-controlled ball. This event will be held outside, weather permitting.

Space is limited and registration is required. To observe appropriate safety measures, there will be only two families sharing a time slot. Please call the STEM Lab at 516-466-8055, ext. 230, or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org, to reserve your spot. Registration is per family.

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

Sphero Mini Golf

2nd Annual National Miniature Golf Day with Sphero

Make an in-person appointment! Time slots are available between 11 AM and 4 PM. 
Saturday, May 8th
Will be held outdoors, weather permitting

Celebrate National Miniature Golf Day at the Great Neck Library! Play a round of mini golf with your family using the library's Sphero coding robots. No golf club will be used! Instead, you will either code Sphero to navigate our outdoor course, or use Sphero as a remote-controlled ball. This event will be held outside, weather permitting.

Space is limited and registration is required. To observe appropriate safety measures, there will be only two families sharing a time slot. Please call the STEM Lab at 516-466-8055, ext. 230, or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org, to reserve your spot. Registration is per family.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Monday May 10, 2021
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Take and Make: Rubber Band-Powered Cars

Build a Rubber Band-Powered Car | STEM Activity

Take and Make: Rubber Band Powered Cars

Ages 2 - 10
Pick-up starts Monday, May 10th

Pick up a bag of materials to build your own car that moves on its own. We'll give you everything you need - except the car itself. It's up to you to find items around your house that might make the best car, like an egg carton or a basket.

Each bag will have enough materials for two projects, so you may register two children under one slot. Space is extremely limited, so registration is required. Please register online, or call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230. Email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There is 1 space available.

Build a Rubber Band-Powered Car | STEM Activity

Take and Make: Rubber Band Powered Cars

Ages 2 - 10
Pick-up starts Monday, May 10th

Pick up a bag of materials to build your own car that moves on its own. We'll give you everything you need - except the car itself. It's up to you to find items around your house that might make the best car, like an egg carton or a basket.

Each bag will have enough materials for two projects, so you may register two children under one slot. Space is extremely limited, so registration is required. Please register online, or call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230. Email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There is 1 space available.

Tuesday May 11, 2021
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Egg Drop Contest: STEM Challenge Info Session

5 - Adams, K. / Egg Drop Challenge

Egg Drop Contest: STEM Challenge Info Session

Ages 6 - 13
7 - 8 PM
Tuesday, May 11th

Time to put your Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematical skills to the test by seeing if you can stop an egg from breaking when dropped out of the second floor of the library! Yup, we will be dropping eggs in the library. Anyone who can create a capsule that prevents their egg from breaking will win cool prizes.

Tuesday, May 11th: Egg Drop Contest Information Session

Join us via Zoom for an informative meeting, where we'll go over the rules, the prizes, and tips and tricks for ways to keep your egg safe. You do not have to attend this meeting in order to compete.

Tuesday, June 8th: Egg Drop Contest

The egg drop contest will be held in person, by appointment. Call or email the STEM Lab to select a time slot between 4 - 8:30 PM, then come to the library and see if you can keep your egg safe!

Registration for the informational Zoom meeting on May 11th is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

5 - Adams, K. / Egg Drop Challenge

Egg Drop Contest: STEM Challenge Info Session

Ages 6 - 13
7 - 8 PM
Tuesday, May 11th

Time to put your Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematical skills to the test by seeing if you can stop an egg from breaking when dropped out of the second floor of the library! Yup, we will be dropping eggs in the library. Anyone who can create a capsule that prevents their egg from breaking will win cool prizes.

Tuesday, May 11th: Egg Drop Contest Information Session

Join us via Zoom for an informative meeting, where we'll go over the rules, the prizes, and tips and tricks for ways to keep your egg safe. You do not have to attend this meeting in order to compete.

Tuesday, June 8th: Egg Drop Contest

The egg drop contest will be held in person, by appointment. Call or email the STEM Lab to select a time slot between 4 - 8:30 PM, then come to the library and see if you can keep your egg safe!

Registration for the informational Zoom meeting on May 11th is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Wednesday May 12, 2021
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Decorate a Flower Pot with 3D Shapes

These 3D-Printed Planters Are the Cutest Way to Upgrade Your Houseplants |  Better Homes & Gardens

 

Decorate a Flower Pot with 3D Shapes

All ages welcome
6 - 7 PM
Wednesday, May 12th

Using Tinkercad, we'll 3D design custom shapes to decorate a small flowerpot. After the program, email your designs to the STEM Lab to get them printed out, then bring everything home and glue it all together! Flowerpots will be provided by the STEM Lab when picking up completed 3D prints. No prior 3D design experience is needed! All ages welcome.

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

These 3D-Printed Planters Are the Cutest Way to Upgrade Your Houseplants |  Better Homes & Gardens

 

Decorate a Flower Pot with 3D Shapes

All ages welcome
6 - 7 PM
Wednesday, May 12th

Using Tinkercad, we'll 3D design custom shapes to decorate a small flowerpot. After the program, email your designs to the STEM Lab to get them printed out, then bring everything home and glue it all together! Flowerpots will be provided by the STEM Lab when picking up completed 3D prints. No prior 3D design experience is needed! All ages welcome.

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


Thursday May 13, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Copy and Pasting 101

How To Copy Text From a PDF File

Copy and Pasting 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Thursday, May 13th

In this comprehensive class, we will cover all you need to know about copying and pasting on every device out there: Windows and Apple computers, and iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. Learn multiple ways to copy and paste and how to even copy and paste more than one item at a time.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/95534146924?pwd=dnErK3ZYY2diRENOYlZJYnVtcy90dz09

Meeting ID: 955 3414 6924
Passcode: 050247

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

How To Copy Text From a PDF File

Copy and Pasting 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Thursday, May 13th

In this comprehensive class, we will cover all you need to know about copying and pasting on every device out there: Windows and Apple computers, and iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. Learn multiple ways to copy and paste and how to even copy and paste more than one item at a time.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/95534146924?pwd=dnErK3ZYY2diRENOYlZJYnVtcy90dz09

Meeting ID: 955 3414 6924
Passcode: 050247

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Friday May 14, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
How to Create, Store, and Remember Passwords

8 Tips to Make Your Passwords as Strong as Possible | Mental Floss

How to Create, Store, and Remember Passwords

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, May 14th

Learn tips for creating a new and secure password for any account, as well as good ways to store your passwords so you don’t have to keep track of them all in your head.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/92980128312?pwd=dmJGMFhEOGJoQVJDeUdJRjdsNExJQT09

Meeting ID: 929 8012 8312
Passcode: Password

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)


Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

8 Tips to Make Your Passwords as Strong as Possible | Mental Floss

How to Create, Store, and Remember Passwords

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, May 14th

Learn tips for creating a new and secure password for any account, as well as good ways to store your passwords so you don’t have to keep track of them all in your head.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/92980128312?pwd=dmJGMFhEOGJoQVJDeUdJRjdsNExJQT09

Meeting ID: 929 8012 8312
Passcode: Password

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)


Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Tuesday May 18, 2021
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Learn how to 3D Print a Cool Planter with Blender

3D Printed Mini Middle Eastern Villa Planter by yuriysklyar | Pinshape

Learn how to 3D Print a Cool Planter with Blender

Ages 13+
7 - 8:45 PM
Tuesday, May 18th

Want to take your 3D modeling skills to the next level? In this class, we will cover the basics of Blender, an amazing free 3D creation suite software. We'll teach you the basics of Blender while having fun creating a unique planter you can use around your house or dorm. You can download Blender for free from Blender.org.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/91090015630?pwd=SUs2eFQvVFRTcW5ydVhWN1hKUmJSQT09

Meeting ID: 910 9001 5630
Passcode: 539552

Registration welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

 
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are 4 spaces available.

3D Printed Mini Middle Eastern Villa Planter by yuriysklyar | Pinshape

Learn how to 3D Print a Cool Planter with Blender

Ages 13+
7 - 8:45 PM
Tuesday, May 18th

Want to take your 3D modeling skills to the next level? In this class, we will cover the basics of Blender, an amazing free 3D creation suite software. We'll teach you the basics of Blender while having fun creating a unique planter you can use around your house or dorm. You can download Blender for free from Blender.org.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/91090015630?pwd=SUs2eFQvVFRTcW5ydVhWN1hKUmJSQT09

Meeting ID: 910 9001 5630
Passcode: 539552

Registration welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are 4 spaces available.

Thursday May 20, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Take a Virtual Guided Vacation to London

London, UK - 360 Virtual Reality Tour - 3D Panoramic View.

Take a Virtual Guided Vacation to London

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Thursday, May 20th

Getting bored of seeing the same house day in and day out? Need a vacatoin? Why not join us on a virtual one! This time, we have a special guided tour of the city of London. Experience a guided tour from two of our librarians who have been to London, and learn how you can explore on your own using Google Maps, Earth, and Youtube.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99915010557?pwd=ZG5lUTZEVURVN2dMUWJHRUR3L0NEdz09

Meeting ID: 999 1501 0557
Passcode: 325865

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

London, UK - 360 Virtual Reality Tour - 3D Panoramic View.

Take a Virtual Guided Vacation to London

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Thursday, May 20th

Getting bored of seeing the same house day in and day out? Need a vacatoin? Why not join us on a virtual one! This time, we have a special guided tour of the city of London. Experience a guided tour from two of our librarians who have been to London, and learn how you can explore on your own using Google Maps, Earth, and Youtube.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99915010557?pwd=ZG5lUTZEVURVN2dMUWJHRUR3L0NEdz09

Meeting ID: 999 1501 0557
Passcode: 325865

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Friday May 21, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Google Programs 101

Google has overhauled G Suite - but not all users will be happy | TechRadar

Google Programs 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, May 21st

Learn the very basics of Google’s suite of programs, including how to sign up for an account, what that account gives you access to, and how to use programs like Google Calendar, Google Docs, Google Sheets, and more.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/95967191904?pwd=azJQWFo1Y2hhVnVHYWNYcUwyTDk2UT09

Meeting ID: 959 6719 1904
Passcode: Google

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

Google has overhauled G Suite - but not all users will be happy | TechRadar

Google Programs 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, May 21st

Learn the very basics of Google’s suite of programs, including how to sign up for an account, what that account gives you access to, and how to use programs like Google Calendar, Google Docs, Google Sheets, and more.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/95967191904?pwd=azJQWFo1Y2hhVnVHYWNYcUwyTDk2UT09

Meeting ID: 959 6719 1904
Passcode: Google

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Monday May 24, 2021
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Take and Make: Paper Plate Marble Maze

Paper Plate Marble Mazes - Sometimes Homemade

Take and Make: Paper Plate Marble Maze

Ages 2 - 10
Pick-up starts Monday, May 24th

Pick up a bag of materials to build your own paper plate marble maze. We'll give you a plate, paper, and marbles, and it's up to you to design your maze. Throw in as many obstacles as you want, or make it nice and easy.

Each bag will have enough materials for two projects, so you may register two children under one slot. Space is extremely limited, so registration is required. Please register online, or call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230. Email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are 7 spaces available.

Paper Plate Marble Mazes - Sometimes Homemade

Take and Make: Paper Plate Marble Maze

Ages 2 - 10
Pick-up starts Monday, May 24th

Pick up a bag of materials to build your own paper plate marble maze. We'll give you a plate, paper, and marbles, and it's up to you to design your maze. Throw in as many obstacles as you want, or make it nice and easy.

Each bag will have enough materials for two projects, so you may register two children under one slot. Space is extremely limited, so registration is required. Please register online, or call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230. Email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are 7 spaces available.

Tuesday May 25, 2021
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Beginner 3D Printing: Create Jewelry with Tinkercad

20 Best 3D Printed Necklaces and 3D Printed Earrings | All3DP

Beginner 3D Printing: Create Jewelry with Tinkercad

All ages welcome
7 - 8:30 PM
Tuesday, May 25th

Learn the basics of 3D design and 3D printing by using the free online software Tinkercad, which is easy, fun, and versatile. In this beginner level class, we will be creating a few simple jewelry items that can be 3D printed and worn.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/96224940906?pwd=NGRmNFNEVW1hWi9IOHJSZUpmbjhkUT09

Meeting ID: 962 2494 0906
Passcode: 042234

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

20 Best 3D Printed Necklaces and 3D Printed Earrings | All3DP

Beginner 3D Printing: Create Jewelry with Tinkercad

All ages welcome
7 - 8:30 PM
Tuesday, May 25th

Learn the basics of 3D design and 3D printing by using the free online software Tinkercad, which is easy, fun, and versatile. In this beginner level class, we will be creating a few simple jewelry items that can be 3D printed and worn.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/96224940906?pwd=NGRmNFNEVW1hWi9IOHJSZUpmbjhkUT09

Meeting ID: 962 2494 0906
Passcode: 042234

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


Wednesday May 26, 2021
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Permission Not Needed: Women in STEM Panel

How can we break the taboo of women in STEM? - Industry Europe

Women in STEM Panel

For teens and parents
7 - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, May 26th

Join us for this panel session on Women in STEM. Women currently working in the field, as well as those who are trying to break into the field, will explain their path, the challenges they face, and the opportunities they've seized.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99143721577?pwd=ampyL3RBa1kzVUo1WkVsa3lmcDhtZz09

Meeting ID: 991 4372 1577
Passcode: STEM

Dial by your location
        +1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
 

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

How can we break the taboo of women in STEM? - Industry Europe

Women in STEM Panel

For teens and parents
7 - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, May 26th

Join us for this panel session on Women in STEM. Women currently working in the field, as well as those who are trying to break into the field, will explain their path, the challenges they face, and the opportunities they've seized.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99143721577?pwd=ampyL3RBa1kzVUo1WkVsa3lmcDhtZz09

Meeting ID: 991 4372 1577
Passcode: STEM

Dial by your location
        +1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
 

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Thursday May 27, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Understanding the Internet

Interesting Facts About The Internet – internet101.org

Understanding the Internet

For adults, parents, and seniors
10 - 11 AM
Thursday, May 27th

This is a simple introductory class on how to navigate the internet. We will cover topics including: what is the internet; what is a web browser; search engines; how to navigate the internet; guides to help you stay safe; and more! If you are new to the internet or unfamiliar with how to use it, this is the class for you.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99577636445?pwd=VEZjb1BjbGlTKzdOZDVOd3lxZ0g5QT09

Meeting ID: 995 7763 6445
Passcode: 582786

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are many spaces available.

Interesting Facts About The Internet – internet101.org

Understanding the Internet

For adults, parents, and seniors
10 - 11 AM
Thursday, May 27th

This is a simple introductory class on how to navigate the internet. We will cover topics including: what is the internet; what is a web browser; search engines; how to navigate the internet; guides to help you stay safe; and more! If you are new to the internet or unfamiliar with how to use it, this is the class for you.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99577636445?pwd=VEZjb1BjbGlTKzdOZDVOd3lxZ0g5QT09

Meeting ID: 995 7763 6445
Passcode: 582786

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Friday May 28, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
What to Know When Buying a New Device

iPhone vs. Android: Which phones are more likely to fail? – BGR

What to Know When Buying a New Device

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11:30 AM
Friday, May 28th

Considering buying a new phone, tablet, and/or computer? Learn the basics of what factors you should be thinking about, including screen size, RAM, and storage capacity. We’ll also cover the differences between some big companies, like Apple, Windows, Microsoft, and Google.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99417218525?pwd=c0dleGJwUnNGcHdvL3R2dk15enVQUT09

Meeting ID: 994 1721 8525
Passcode: Buying

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

iPhone vs. Android: Which phones are more likely to fail? – BGR

What to Know When Buying a New Device

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11:30 AM
Friday, May 28th

Considering buying a new phone, tablet, and/or computer? Learn the basics of what factors you should be thinking about, including screen size, RAM, and storage capacity. We’ll also cover the differences between some big companies, like Apple, Windows, Microsoft, and Google.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99417218525?pwd=c0dleGJwUnNGcHdvL3R2dk15enVQUT09

Meeting ID: 994 1721 8525
Passcode: Buying

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Tuesday June 1, 2021
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Learn to Code our Sphero Robots

Sphero Coding for Kids | How Bolt & RVR Help Kids Learn Programming

Learn to Code our Sphero Robots

All ages welcome
6:30 - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, June 1st
In person outdoors, weather permitting

Learn to code by programming our Sphero robots to draw shapes, drive in the direction you want, and even change color. This class will be held in person outside the library, and will be socially distanced with a limited number of participants. Masks are required.

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

Sphero Coding for Kids | How Bolt & RVR Help Kids Learn Programming

Learn to Code our Sphero Robots

All ages welcome
6:30 - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, June 1st
In person outdoors, weather permitting

Learn to code by programming our Sphero robots to draw shapes, drive in the direction you want, and even change color. This class will be held in person outside the library, and will be socially distanced with a limited number of participants. Masks are required.

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


Wednesday June 2, 2021
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Make Your Teacher a Thank-You Card

Teacher's Valentine's Day cards made last year using Cricut. tfl! |  Valentines cards, Valentine day cards, Teacher cards

Make Your Teacher a Thank-You Card

Grades K - 5
6 - 7 PM
Wednesday, June 2nd

Get ready for the end of the school year by making your teacher a unique thank you card. We’ll use Cricut Design Space to make the card, then you can come into the lab and use our Cricut Maker to print out the pieces and assemble your card.

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are 12 spaces available.

Teacher's Valentine's Day cards made last year using Cricut. tfl! |  Valentines cards, Valentine day cards, Teacher cards

Make Your Teacher a Thank-You Card

Grades K - 5
6 - 7 PM
Wednesday, June 2nd

Get ready for the end of the school year by making your teacher a unique thank you card. We’ll use Cricut Design Space to make the card, then you can come into the lab and use our Cricut Maker to print out the pieces and assemble your card.

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are 12 spaces available.

Thursday June 3, 2021
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Adult Digital Painting Class

Autodesk Sketchbook Pro Demo with Jason Scheier | Sketchbook pro, Sketch  book, Digital art tutorial

Adult Digital Painting Class

For adults, parents, and seniors
11 AM - 1 PM
Thursday, June 3rd

Experience the joy of digital painting with this virtual digital paint class! Let your creativity shine as you create a beautiful landscape painting without using any physical paint. To achieve this we will be using the software Autodesk Sketchbook (sketchbook.com)which is free and works on most devices. Please download or install this program before the class.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/96097055642?pwd=RGJTZ2VFZUUrNE1lNUFhMGVSVEZCQT09

Meeting ID: 960 9705 5642
Passcode: 476471

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

Autodesk Sketchbook Pro Demo with Jason Scheier | Sketchbook pro, Sketch  book, Digital art tutorial

Adult Digital Painting Class

For adults, parents, and seniors
11 AM - 1 PM
Thursday, June 3rd

Experience the joy of digital painting with this virtual digital paint class! Let your creativity shine as you create a beautiful landscape painting without using any physical paint. To achieve this we will be using the software Autodesk Sketchbook (sketchbook.com)which is free and works on most devices. Please download or install this program before the class.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/96097055642?pwd=RGJTZ2VFZUUrNE1lNUFhMGVSVEZCQT09

Meeting ID: 960 9705 5642
Passcode: 476471

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Friday June 4, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Mac Computers and Laptops 101

Retina, round two: Apple's 15-inch 2013 Retina MacBook Pro reviewed | Ars  Technica

Mac Computers and Laptops 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, June 4th

This class will cover the very basics of using an Apple computer, including how to use the mouse/trackpad, how to open and find programs, and how to interact with the computer. This is intended for people with little to no experience with their computer.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/93522650510?pwd=bDF2VkpIQVJYcWdZTHB2a00wMURMUT09

Meeting ID: 935 2265 0510
Passcode: Apple

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

Retina, round two: Apple's 15-inch 2013 Retina MacBook Pro reviewed | Ars  Technica

Mac Computers and Laptops 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, June 4th

This class will cover the very basics of using an Apple computer, including how to use the mouse/trackpad, how to open and find programs, and how to interact with the computer. This is intended for people with little to no experience with their computer.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/93522650510?pwd=bDF2VkpIQVJYcWdZTHB2a00wMURMUT09

Meeting ID: 935 2265 0510
Passcode: Apple

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Monday June 7, 2021
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Take and Make: Constellation Luminary

Constellation Luminary - Goffstown Public Library

Take and Make: Constellation Luminary

Ages 2 - 10
Pick-up starts Monday, June 7th

Pick up a bag of materials to assemble your own constellation luminary. This is a small cube with a tea light inside that you can bring around with you on nighttime walks to help recognize constellations!

Each bag will have enough materials for two projects, so you may register two children under one slot. Space is extremely limited, so registration is required. Please register online, or call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230. Email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

Constellation Luminary - Goffstown Public Library

Take and Make: Constellation Luminary

Ages 2 - 10
Pick-up starts Monday, June 7th

Pick up a bag of materials to assemble your own constellation luminary. This is a small cube with a tea light inside that you can bring around with you on nighttime walks to help recognize constellations!

Each bag will have enough materials for two projects, so you may register two children under one slot. Space is extremely limited, so registration is required. Please register online, or call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230. Email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are 3 spaces available.

Tuesday June 8, 2021
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4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Egg Drop Contest: STEM Challenge

5 - Adams, K. / Egg Drop Challenge

Egg Drop Contest: STEM Challenge

Ages 6 - 13
By appointment between 4:00 - 8:30 PM
Tuesday, June 8th

Time to put your Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematical skills to the test by seeing if you can stop an egg from breaking when dropped out of the second floor of the library! Yup, we will be dropping eggs in the library. Anyone who can create a capsule that prevents their egg from breaking will win cool prizes.

There is an informational session being held on Tuesday, May 11th that will explain the rules, but attendance is not required to compete.

The egg drop contest will be held in person, by appointment. Call or email the STEM Lab to select a time slot between 4 - 8:30 PM, then come to the library and see if you can keep your egg safe!

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

5 - Adams, K. / Egg Drop Challenge

Egg Drop Contest: STEM Challenge

Ages 6 - 13
By appointment between 4:00 - 8:30 PM
Tuesday, June 8th

Time to put your Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematical skills to the test by seeing if you can stop an egg from breaking when dropped out of the second floor of the library! Yup, we will be dropping eggs in the library. Anyone who can create a capsule that prevents their egg from breaking will win cool prizes.

There is an informational session being held on Tuesday, May 11th that will explain the rules, but attendance is not required to compete.

The egg drop contest will be held in person, by appointment. Call or email the STEM Lab to select a time slot between 4 - 8:30 PM, then come to the library and see if you can keep your egg safe!

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Wednesday June 9, 2021 - Wednesday June 16, 2021
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Laser engrave a heartfelt gift for Dad in your own handwriting!

Best Father's Day Gift ever! Your child's artwork or drawings turned i –  Ozarks Fehr Trade Originals, LLC

Laser engrave a heartfelt gift for Dad in your own handwriting!

Make an in-person appointment during the week of Wednesday, June 9th and June 16th

Between June 9th and June 16th, make an appointment to come into the STEM Lab to make a one-of-a-kind Father’s Day gift for the world’s best dad! We’ll turn your handwriting into a font for the computer, then use our laser engraver to engrave your heartfelt message onto a wooden coaster. Appointments will be 45 minutes long, with a max of 1-2 people. We can only expect to complete 1-2 projects within the appointment time, so please make multiple appointments for multiple children.

To create an appointment, please call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230, or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org. Appointments are for 1-2 people max.

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

Best Father's Day Gift ever! Your child's artwork or drawings turned i –  Ozarks Fehr Trade Originals, LLC

Laser engrave a heartfelt gift for Dad in your own handwriting!

Make an in-person appointment during the week of Wednesday, June 9th and June 16th

Between June 9th and June 16th, make an appointment to come into the STEM Lab to make a one-of-a-kind Father’s Day gift for the world’s best dad! We’ll turn your handwriting into a font for the computer, then use our laser engraver to engrave your heartfelt message onto a wooden coaster. Appointments will be 45 minutes long, with a max of 1-2 people. We can only expect to complete 1-2 projects within the appointment time, so please make multiple appointments for multiple children.

To create an appointment, please call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230, or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org. Appointments are for 1-2 people max.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Thursday June 10, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Online Shopping with Amazon Dos and Don'ts

How to save money when shopping at Amazon

Online Shopping with Amazon Dos and Don'ts

For adults, parents, and seniors
10 - 11:30 AM
Thursday, June 10th

Learn the basics of Online Shopping on Amazon in this introductory class. Learn how to begin to shop online for all sorts of goods from food, to car cleaning supplies and so on. In this class we will cover how to set up an account (yes it is free), evaluate the items for sale, making purchases, returns and so much more. 

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/93799031345?pwd=d3NyVW9vRWk5SEc0MkRtN3JsSEVEQT09

Meeting ID: 937 9903 1345
Passcode: 743041

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

How to save money when shopping at Amazon

Online Shopping with Amazon Dos and Don'ts

For adults, parents, and seniors
10 - 11:30 AM
Thursday, June 10th

Learn the basics of Online Shopping on Amazon in this introductory class. Learn how to begin to shop online for all sorts of goods from food, to car cleaning supplies and so on. In this class we will cover how to set up an account (yes it is free), evaluate the items for sale, making purchases, returns and so much more. 

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/93799031345?pwd=d3NyVW9vRWk5SEc0MkRtN3JsSEVEQT09

Meeting ID: 937 9903 1345
Passcode: 743041

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Friday June 11, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
iPhone and iPad 101

iPhone 101: Tips for making the most of your new iPhone 4S | Digital Trends

iPhone and iPad 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, June 11th

Learn the very basics of how to use your iPhone and/or iPad. This class is for beginners, and will cover simple concepts like how to interact with the screen, how to download apps, and how your device is organizing information.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/93470492846?pwd=VFBMblZaS3NBNnJvWEJkT3UrekFFZz09

Meeting ID: 934 7049 2846
Passcode: Apple

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)


Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

iPhone 101: Tips for making the most of your new iPhone 4S | Digital Trends

iPhone and iPad 101

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, June 11th

Learn the very basics of how to use your iPhone and/or iPad. This class is for beginners, and will cover simple concepts like how to interact with the screen, how to download apps, and how your device is organizing information.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/93470492846?pwd=VFBMblZaS3NBNnJvWEJkT3UrekFFZz09

Meeting ID: 934 7049 2846
Passcode: Apple

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)


Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Sunday June 13, 2021
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Father's Day Shadowbox Art - Take and Make!

How to Make a Paper Quilled Monogram

Father's Day Shadowbox Art - Take and Make!

Ages 2 - 10
Pick up on Sunday, June 13th

Pick up a kit to make your dad a unique gift for Father’s Day! Glue paper strips to our Dad design, then set it up in the included shadowbox to make a piece of art your dad will love. One kit per family; please do not register multiple children. Space is extremely limited!

Registration is required. Please register once as a family, not as individuals. You can register online or by phone in order to receive an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

How to Make a Paper Quilled Monogram

Father's Day Shadowbox Art - Take and Make!

Ages 2 - 10
Pick up on Sunday, June 13th

Pick up a kit to make your dad a unique gift for Father’s Day! Glue paper strips to our Dad design, then set it up in the included shadowbox to make a piece of art your dad will love. One kit per family; please do not register multiple children. Space is extremely limited!

Registration is required. Please register once as a family, not as individuals. You can register online or by phone in order to receive an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


Wednesday June 16, 2021
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Engrave a Jewelry Box

Personalized wooden box Memory box Custom jewelry box | Etsy in 2021 |  Wooden keepsake box, Personalised wooden box, Wooden boxes

Engrave a Jewelry Box

Grades 2 - 6
6 - 7 PM
Wednesday, June 16th

Learn how to use a free program like Canva or Paint.Net to create a design to use with our laser engraver. In this class, you’ll design text and images to be engraved onto a small wooden box, then you can make an appointment to come into the lab and actually engrave your jewelry box. We will provide the jewelry box, which will be given to you during your appointment after the program.

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

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Engrave a Jewelry Box

Grades 2 - 6
6 - 7 PM
Wednesday, June 16th

Learn how to use a free program like Canva or Paint.Net to create a design to use with our laser engraver. In this class, you’ll design text and images to be engraved onto a small wooden box, then you can make an appointment to come into the lab and actually engrave your jewelry box. We will provide the jewelry box, which will be given to you during your appointment after the program.

Registration is required. Please register each person in your family individually, not as a group. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


Thursday June 17, 2021

Film Canister Rocket Fireworks Painting • The Science Kiddo

Rocket Art!

Grades 4 - 7
6 - 7PM
Thursday, June 17th
In-person outdoors, weather permitting

Learn about Newton's laws of motion with alka seltzer rockets. We'll also use our rockets to make works of art, so please wear clothes that can get messy. This program will be held outdoors, with limited registration and proper social distancing. Masks are required.

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

Film Canister Rocket Fireworks Painting • The Science Kiddo

Rocket Art!

Grades 4 - 7
6 - 7PM
Thursday, June 17th
In-person outdoors, weather permitting

Learn about Newton's laws of motion with alka seltzer rockets. We'll also use our rockets to make works of art, so please wear clothes that can get messy. This program will be held outdoors, with limited registration and proper social distancing. Masks are required.

Registration is required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab


Friday June 18, 2021
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Learn to Use Instagram

What is Instagram and how it works: A beginner's guide

Learn to Use Instagram

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, June 18th

Learn the basics of Instagram, a free app and website that lets you share photos with friends. We’ll cover how to create an account, how to make posts, and how to view your friends’ content.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/96005864033?pwd=czlkUEYyZlgySTZoa3EvaHcyTC8xQT09

Meeting ID: 960 0586 4033
Passcode: Instagram

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

What is Instagram and how it works: A beginner's guide

Learn to Use Instagram

For Adults, Parents, and Seniors
10 - 11 AM
Friday, June 18th

Learn the basics of Instagram, a free app and website that lets you share photos with friends. We’ll cover how to create an account, how to make posts, and how to view your friends’ content.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/96005864033?pwd=czlkUEYyZlgySTZoa3EvaHcyTC8xQT09

Meeting ID: 960 0586 4033
Passcode: Instagram

Dial by your location
     
+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Registration is welcome but not required. You can register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password and an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.

Monday June 21, 2021
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Take and Make: UV Bead Animal Shelter

STEM Challenge for Kids: Build a Shelter from the Sun and Test it with UV-Sensitive  Beads - Buggy and Buddy

Take and Make: UV Bead Animal Shelter

Ages 2 - 10
Pick-up starts Monday, June 21st

Pick up a bag of materials to create your own UV bead animal. These special beads look white inside, but they turn colors when they're in the sun. Your job is to build your own animal using the beads and pipe cleaners, then try and build him an outdoor shelter to protect him from the sun. Make sure there are no holes in your design, or your animal will turn colors!

Each bag will have enough materials for two projects, so you may register two children under one slot. Space is extremely limited, so registration is required. Please register online, or call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230. Email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are 6 spaces available.

STEM Challenge for Kids: Build a Shelter from the Sun and Test it with UV-Sensitive  Beads - Buggy and Buddy

Take and Make: UV Bead Animal Shelter

Ages 2 - 10
Pick-up starts Monday, June 21st

Pick up a bag of materials to create your own UV bead animal. These special beads look white inside, but they turn colors when they're in the sun. Your job is to build your own animal using the beads and pipe cleaners, then try and build him an outdoor shelter to protect him from the sun. Make sure there are no holes in your design, or your animal will turn colors!

Each bag will have enough materials for two projects, so you may register two children under one slot. Space is extremely limited, so registration is required. Please register online, or call us at 516-466-8055, ext. 230. Email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.

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

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are 6 spaces available.

Saturday June 26, 2021
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11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Midsummer Viking Day: Wood Stamping

Viking Runes, Old Norse, runic symbols, Steel stamps, .25 inch tool, 24  stamp set, Rune-Ancient language | Viking runes, Runes, Norse runes

Midsummer Viking Day: Wood Stamping

All ages welcome
11 AM - 5 PM
Saturday, June 26th
In person outdoors, weather permitting

Have a love of Viking culture, just want to learn more about this group of warriors from northern Europe, or looking to do an awesome craft? Then our Midsummer Viking Day is right for you. 

Set up an appointment for you and your family to come to Midsummer, held outside of the library to create your own wooden stamp using our laser engraver and try your hand at stamping out a phrase in Runic, the alphabet used by Vikings. Plus, see and feel clothing and armor that would have been used by the Vikings, and perhaps even hear a legend of Thor.

To make an appointment, please call the STEM Lab at 516-466-8055, ext. 230, or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Viking Runes, Old Norse, runic symbols, Steel stamps, .25 inch tool, 24  stamp set, Rune-Ancient language | Viking runes, Runes, Norse runes

Midsummer Viking Day: Wood Stamping

All ages welcome
11 AM - 5 PM
Saturday, June 26th
In person outdoors, weather permitting

Have a love of Viking culture, just want to learn more about this group of warriors from northern Europe, or looking to do an awesome craft? Then our Midsummer Viking Day is right for you. 

Set up an appointment for you and your family to come to Midsummer, held outside of the library to create your own wooden stamp using our laser engraver and try your hand at stamping out a phrase in Runic, the alphabet used by Vikings. Plus, see and feel clothing and armor that would have been used by the Vikings, and perhaps even hear a legend of Thor.

To make an appointment, please call the STEM Lab at 516-466-8055, ext. 230, or email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

Wednesday June 30, 2021
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Intro to Scratch: Code a Summer Scene

Scratch Coding Projects for Kids | Small Online Class for Ages 7-10 |  Outschool

Intro to Scratch: Code a Summer Scene

Recommended for ages 7 - 12
11 AM - 12 PM
Wednesday, June 30th

Learn the basics of computer code with the free online based program Scratch by MIT. In this introductory class, we will be creating a fun summer scene powered by computer code. No experience needed.

Registration is required. Register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT: STEM Lab  516-466-8055 ext 230  STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab
There are many spaces available.

Scratch Coding Projects for Kids | Small Online Class for Ages 7-10 |  Outschool

Intro to Scratch: Code a Summer Scene

Recommended for ages 7 - 12
11 AM - 12 PM
Wednesday, June 30th

Learn the basics of computer code with the free online based program Scratch by MIT. In this introductory class, we will be creating a fun summer scene powered by computer code. No experience needed.

Registration is required. Register online or by phone in order to receive the Zoom Meeting ID and Password, as well as an email reminder. Please email us at STEMLab@GreatNeckLibrary.org if you have any questions.
CONTACT:
  STEM Lab
  516.466.8055 ext 230
   STEMLab@greatnecklibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Library STEM Lab

There are many spaces available.


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