Fairytale STEM with NE SciFest

A.V. Sorensen Branch 4808 Cass St., Omaha, NE

Join OPL staff to explore STEM by way of familiar and popular fairytales. Science, Technology, Engineering and Math are all around us, even in the stories we love. Explore one or more of these concepts with hands-on activities inspired by a tale. All supplies will be provided.  

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Seuss-sational Science

W. Dale Clark (Main) Library 215 S. 15th St., Omaha, NE

Meet the Omaha Children's Museum's resident "Seussical Scientist," as we bring Dr. Seuss' classics to life with experiments and silliness inspired by the legendary books! This larger than life program bridges literacy and STEM learning in a fun and engaging way! This program is a part of the Nebraska Science Festival. Check out the OPL events calendar for more …

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Fairytale STEM with NE SciFest

W. Clarke Swanson Branch 9101 W. Dodge Rd., Omaha, NE

In conjunction with Nebraska Science Festival, join OPL staff to explore STEM by way of familiar and popular fairytales. Science, Technology, Engineering and Math are all around us, even in the stories we love. Explore one or more of these concepts with hands-on activities inspired by a tale. All supplies will be provided. This program …

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Opera in Conversation: Exploring The Science of Memory with UNMC

Benson Theatre 6054 Maple St., Omaha, NE

Opera in Conversation is a series of three sessions surrounding Opera Omaha mainstage productions that features creatives, scholars, and other public figures with a hope to foster cross-disciplinary exploration of art, big questions, and community connections. Join Opera Omaha on Tuesday, April 12th at 6:00pm at The Benson Theater and via livestream. When you register, …

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Seuss-sational Science

Benson Branch 6015 Binney Street, Omaha, NE

Meet the "Seussical Scientist," as we bring Dr. Seuss' classics to life with experiments and silliness inspired by the legendary books! This larger than life program bridges literacy and STEM learning in a fun and engaging way.

Free

Mad Hatter Tea Party

Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum 28210 W Park Hwy, Ashland, NE

Follow us down the rabbit hole! The Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum's Spring Fling is now the “Mad Hatter’s Tea Party.” Visit the museum for a fun-filled, whimsical day featuring tea from around the world. Plus, kids of all ages can engage in educational activities like spin paint and more.  If that wasn't enough, …

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Legos at the Library

City of Kearney Public Library 2020 1st Avenue, Kearney, NE

Come for some brick-snappin' fun! You can design and build your own creations and enjoy hanging out with other Lego enthusiasts. We'll supply the Legos, you just need to bring your imagination. No registration is needed for this program designed for youth ages 3–12.

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Ms. Frizzle’s Wacky Science Weekend

Omaha Children's Museum 500 South 20th Street, Omaha, NE

Are you ready to “take chances, make mistakes, and get messy?” Do we have the event for you! The Magic School Bus is rolling into Omaha Children’s Museum for this fun weekend of science and exploration! Join us at the slime bar, catch science shows, make volcanoes erupt, meet Ms. Frizzle herself, and so much …

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Ms. Frizzle’s Wacky Science Weekend

Omaha Children's Museum 500 South 20th Street, Omaha, NE

Are you ready to “take chances, make mistakes, and get messy?” Do we have the event for you! The Magic School Bus is rolling into Omaha Children’s Museum for this fun weekend of science and exploration! Join us at the slime bar, catch science shows, make volcanoes erupt, meet Ms. Frizzle herself, and so much …

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Ms. Frizzle’s Wacky Science Weekend

Omaha Children's Museum 500 South 20th Street, Omaha, NE

Are you ready to “take chances, make mistakes, and get messy?” Do we have the event for you! The Magic School Bus is rolling into Omaha Children’s Museum for this fun weekend of science and exploration! Join us at the slime bar, catch science shows, make volcanoes erupt, meet Ms. Frizzle herself, and so much …

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Get Crafty: Glass Bead Suncatchers

City of Kearney Public Library 2020 1st Avenue, Kearney, NE

These suncatchers are quick to make, and look absolutely amazing when they are hanging in your window! You will have to be patient though as they take a few days to dry completely. The library will provide the supplies, you supply the imagination. Supply packets will be available for pickup beginning on April 26 at …

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Storybook Walk

Harmon Park Activity Center 3100 5th Avenue, Kearney, NE

Join us for our annual Storybook Walk with Kearney Park & Rec! As you walk through the park, you will enjoy a story combined with fun activities to get you moving. The walk will begin at the Harmon Park Activity Center. At the end of the walk, don't forget to register for a chance to …

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