February 15, 2018

At Monday's Science & More program, we heard the story of the Trojan Horse (DK's website has a quick overview if you want to brush up on the story) and then used craft supplies and recycled materials to build our own version! We did have a quick discussion of scale and...

January 18, 2018

On Thursday, Jan. 11, Mad Science of North Boston came to present this month's Science After Dark! Attendees got to practice their observation skills as they created a story board, figure out how flip-books work (and make their own), figure out how 3D glasses work, and...

January 12, 2018

Have you checked out our STEM Collection? It is a special group of picture book fiction and nonfiction for preschool and school age kids that focuses on STEM subjects.

One of the nonfiction series, intended for younger children, is Seeing Patterns All Around. This serie...

December 7, 2017

On Thursday, November 30, we had a blast building and customizing battling LEGO Robots with Bernardo from Empow Studios!

Exploring the demo robots and building our own!


Customizing the code so the robots would be awesome in battle!

The robots!

After building and editi...