The Huachuca City Library has an Electronics Club for kids, and they made buttons for members. The Button Making kit is now available for checkout at this library, as well as many other libraries in the county.
A presentation about this project was recently made for the “Big Talk From Small Libraries” conference.
On June 2, a group got together to make natural personal care products. We made body lotion and lip balm. Here are the recipes for what we made and information about the materials. The results were yummy!
These are all unretouched digital photos taken by grade K-2 students at Animas Public Schools. They were given these photo challenges and a camera and turned loose!
On Sat., October 22, 2016, we had a marshmallow challenge at the Portal Library. The challenge is to make a self-supported tower that is as tall as possible with the following rules: You can use the following supplied materials: 20 sticks of spaghetti, one yard of tape, one yard of string, and one marshmallow. The spaghetti, Read more about Towers with marshmallows[…]
On September 10, we hosted a game jam where kids were invited to design and create a game using these simple materials: two dice, four marbles, a piece of string, four paper cups, a bunch of cork “game pieces” of varying sizes, colored paper cards, round colored stickers, and a piece of posterboard. In addition, kids could Read more about Games![…]