Science

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Monday, June 18

Tuesday, June 19

Hyde Park Branch Library, Cincinnati

In this learning activity, participants will get an introduction into the composition, layers and life forms in our soil. They will then get to use pudding, sprinkles, cookies and chocolate chips to learn about what soil is made from and how important it is to our everyday life. **Please note: Food will be distributed that… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Lincoln Ridge Park

The Newport Aquarium’s WAVE on Wheels program will discuss the local freshwater ecosystem while kids can see and touch an endangered species, the lake sturgeon.  Learn about overfishing, stinkpot turtles and plenty more! 

Categories: Animal Encounters, Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: All ages

Wednesday, June 20

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum, Hamilton

Discover the creatures that lived in Ohio 450 million years ago during this hands-on program with the Butler Soil and Water Conservation District. 

$ Categories: Art, Museum Events, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

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Main Library, Boone County Public Library, Burlington

Have fun each week with wacky science experiments! • Week 1- Chemical Reactions • Week 2- Engineering • Week 3- Water Science • Week 4- Body Science

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Thursday, June 21

Main Library, Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County, Cincinnati

Hear the cool stories behind the constellations and see them for yourself with the Cincinnati Observatory! No registration required.

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

Harrison Branch Library, Harrison

If we learn to conserve and purify water locally and around the world, every child can have clean water to drink.   Join us to learn how!  Create your own water filter and test its effectiveness. Ages 8-12. Registration required. Thanks to Procter & Gamble for their generous gift of P&G water filtration packets.  Presented by… Read more »

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 9 – 12 Years

Monday, June 25

Carrico/Fort Thomas Branch Library, Newport

Learn about the science of music and sound with Crystal Clear Science. Grades 1-5. No need to register.

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Walton Branch Library

Help create a watermelon volcano, explore the physics of sugar bubbles and make your own kinetic sand. Please register.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Join the Cincinnati Observatory for a Star Party with your whole family to enjoy a quick talk, and look through telescopes at the night sky. You can take a close-up look at the moon, planets, stars and more. All ages. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

Tuesday, June 26

North Central Branch Library, Cincinnati

Team up with friends as you try to make a 3D bridge out of limited everyday materials.  Each bridge will be tested to see which one can hold the most weight.  Whose will win?  It’s all about design and engineering!  For ages 6-12.  No registration required.

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Symmes Township Branch Library, Cincinnati

Watch a variety of hair-raising and high-flying demonstrations of physics in action. Presented by the Cincinnati Museum Center. No registration required.

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

Thursday, June 28

Pioneer Park, Covington

Learn the basics of physics with Cincinnati Museum Center.  Come early for pre-program fun with Foundation for Ohio River, and stick around for activities with the Family Nurturing Center. 

$ Categories: Nature, Outdoor Activities, Science Ages: All ages

Cheviot Branch Library

Join Cheviot Library and Hamilton County Soil and Water District as we explore fossils. Learn about fossils and make your own to take home. 

Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: All ages

Newport Branch Library, Newport

The Cincinnati Observatory presents a fun and fascinating science demonstration: Tour the Universe. Ages 12-19. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: Teens

Symmes Township Branch Library

Crystal Clear will unlock the secrets behind the sounds of music and so much more! This fun and fast paced program will leave you racing for books on the science of sound because this subject really rocks! Registration Required. 

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Cold Spring Branch Library, Cold Spring

Put your engineering hats on and come and build some marvelous masterpieces. What can you make out of Legos, blocks, marshmallows and even more? Grades 1-5. Registration required.

RSVP Categories: Library Events, Science Ages: 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Sunday, July 1

Cincinnati Observatory, Cincinnati

Learn all about our nearest stellar neighbor, tour the historic buildings, view some sunspots and solar flares, and enjoy a free sundae. 

$ Categories: Science Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Observatory

The Sun is the star attraction — learn all about our nearest stellar neighbor with short talks, tours of the buildings, and safe viewings of sunspots and solar flares. Then enjoy a free sundae!  Free admission thanks to Icon Solar.  

Categories: Science Ages: All ages

Tuesday, July 10

Behringer Crawford Museum

RSVP by July 8. Ages 9 and older will learn about the scientific method, create experiments, and more, all while getting slimy, so dress appropriately! Please bring a lunch.

RSVP $$ Categories: Museum Events, Science Ages: 9 – 12 Years

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