This year, Chicago Public Library is celebrating science, technology, engineering, arts and math during STEAM Week, Saturday, May 8 through Saturday, May 15. Doing STEAM activities help children develop their creativity, confidence and problem solving skills. Plus, it's fun!
Register for one of these events during the week. Which one sounds most fun to you?
- Citywide Sunday Discovery: STEAM Week: Our friend Miranda will help you take a look at computer science in the world around you.
- Citywide Special Guest: Wendy and DB: Celebrate STEAM in the world around you with a musical performance.
- Citywide After School: Slime Time: Make slime with Ms. Angelica from Chicago Bee!
- Tuesday Citywide Story Time: Bugs and Insects: Get ready to read about insects, sing about bugs and maybe even pretend to be one in this story time with Ms. Jessie.
- Citywide Special Guest: Animal Quest: Join us as we welcome Animal Quest who will introduce you to animals cute and scaly!
- Wednesday Citywide Story Time: The Seasons: Any time is the right time to explore all four seasons with Mr. Jerry.
- Citywide After School: Build a Roller Coaster: Learn about the history of roller coasters, then design and build your own!
- Friday Citywide Story Time: Robots: Ms. Shilo presents a story time featuring our favorite mechanical friends.
- Saturday Citywide Story Time: Math: Enjoy words AND numbers in this story time presented by Ms. Brandy.
Check out books from our STEAM Week book list for more books to read any time!
This program was made possible in part by Peoples Gas; the IEEE-Chicago Section and the S&C Electric Company Foundation; Norfolk Southern; and other generous donors to the Chicago Public Library Foundation.