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Programs and Activities related to Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math

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November, 2019

This month in the STEAM Innovation Lab, drop-in to celebrate Family Literacy Month with activities, experiments and crafts. STEAM lab activities are drop-in and included with museum admission. 

Special Author Celebration Week: Eric Carle
NOVEMBER 5-10

Tuesday, November 5, 10-11am
Colorful Animal Paintings
Listen to the story The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse, by Eric Carle, then make a colorful animal painting and experiment with color mixing.

Wednesday, November 6, 11:30-12:30
Colorful Animal Paintings
Listen to the story The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse, by Eric Carle, then make a colorful animal painting and experiment with color mixing.

Thursday, November 7, 11am-noon
Colorful Animal Paintings
Listen to the story The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse, by Eric Carle, then make a colorful animal painting and experiment with color mixing.

Friday, November 8, 11am-noon
Colorful Animal Paintings
Listen to the story The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse, by Eric Carle, then make a colorful animal painting and experiment with color mixing. 

Special Author Celebration Week: Andrea Beaty
NOVEMBER 11-17

Monday, November 11, 10-11am 
Making a Flying Contraption
Listen to the story Rosie Revere, Engineer, by Andrea Beaty, and make a flying contraption to try out in our Build It, Fly It exhibit. 

Tuesday, November 12, 10-11am
Make a Fly Contraption
Listen to the story Rosie Revere, Engineer, by Andrea Beaty, and make a flying contraption to try out in our Build It, Fly It exhibit. 

Wednesday, November 13, 11am-noon
Make a Flying Contraption
Listen to the story Rosie Revere, Engineer, by Andrea Beaty, and make a flying contraption to try out in our Build It, Fly It exhibit. 

Special Author Celebration Week: Il Sung Na
NOVEMBER 19-24

Tuesday, November 19, 10-11am 
Make a Habitat
Listen to the story Welcome Home, Bear, by Il Sung Na, and make a habitat for a woodland creature to take home.

Wednesday, November 20, 10-11am
Make a Habitat
Listen to the story Welcome Home, Bear, by Il Sung Na, and make a habitat for a woodland creature to take home.

Thursday, November 21, 11:30am-12:30pm
Story Time & Create a Bird Activity!
Join special guest bird biologist Emily Cook for a reading of her children’s book, I Saw An Aga, which was inspired by her research on the endangered Mariana Crow. Visitors can also use craft materials to create their own crows to take home. 

Special Author Celebration Week: Mo Willems
NOVEMBER 26 - DECEMBER 1

Tuesday, November 26, 10-11am
Make a Bird Feeder
Listen to the story Pigeon Wants a Puppy, and make a bird feeder to take home to help feed the birds that stay for the winter time! 


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