West Seattle Event Calendar

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Jun
28
Thu
2018
Professor Ficklestein’s Energy Extravaganza @ Southwest Library
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

At the Southwest Library, Quirky physicist Professor Phineas T. Ficklestein can’t wait to show off his factory’s wacky experiments, kooky creations and goofy gadgets! For ages 4-12.

Professor Finkelstein is back and has gathered an entire new crop of experiments and demonstrations, this time focusing on Potential Energy, Kinetic Energy, Air Pressure, Compressed Air, Sound Energy and more. During the course of the program, “The Professor” will demonstrate these Physics concepts utilizing physical comedy, mime, music, magic, hilarious sound effects and lots of audience participation.

This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Splash! Adventures with Water, which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs throughout the city this summer. You can pick up a Summer Action Guide at any Library location.

Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.

Jul
18
Wed
2018
Robot Garage: Battle Bots @ Southwest Library
Jul 18 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

At the Southwest Library Branch: Learn about the science and history of robots and build your own rover.

Explore the history of robotics, highlighting some of the achievements of robots in the world of games, especially the RoboCup, the DARPA Robotics Challenge, and Robot-Sumo. Then work in teams to create a robot that can survive and triumph in the robo-ring with educators from the Museum of Flight. For teens ages 13 and up.

This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Splash! Adventures with Water, which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs throughout the city this summer. You can pick up a Summer Action Guide at any Library location.

Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.

Jul
26
Thu
2018
Project STEAM: Spinning Tops! @ Southwest Library
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

At the Southwest Library Branch: Explore the interconnectedness of art and science, along with some technology, engineering and math, too!

A spinning top: the world’s oldest toy? Possibly. Learn about spinning tops, how they work, how they fail and how they influence all types of machines and inventions around us, with artist Adam Collet. For ages 4-12.

This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Splash! Adventures with Water, which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs throughout the city this summer. You can pick up a Summer Action Guide at any Library location.

Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.

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