Beaverton City Library's Space Spring Break March 23-April 1, 2018.

Main Library

Solar System Search
Friday, Mar. 23 - Sunday, Apr. 1 • During library hours
Grades K-5 with family • Drop-in
Search around the library to learn about the solar system!

DIY: UFO Lamps
Friday, Mar. 23 • 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Grades 3-6 • Drop-off • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Join us as we make lamps that look like alien spacecrafts!

Galaxy Playdough and Out-of-This-World Crafts
Saturday, Mar. 24 • 1-2 p.m.
Ages 3-8 with family • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
In a galaxy far, far away, there were galaxy playdough and space-themed crafts!

Human Space Invaders
Sunday, Mar. 25 • 1-2 p.m.
Grades 5-8 • Drop-off
Based on the Space Invaders arcade game, defeat advancing aliens friends.

Out-of-This-World Shrinky Dinks
Monday, Mar. 26 • 4-5 p.m.
Grades K-5 with family • Drop-in
Make out-of-this-world Shrinky Dinks stars, planets, rocket ships and more!

Spring Break Movie: 2001: A Space Odyssey
Monday, 3/26 | 5:30-8 p.m. | All ages
Blast off into Spring Break by meeting Hal in this 50th Anniversary showing of 2001: A Space Odyssey.

Space Camp
Tuesday, Mar. 27 • 2-3 p.m.
Grades K-3 with adult• Drop-in
Interested in space exploration? Join us for science experiments, crafts and activities all about our solar system

Moon Survival Challenge with Evergreen Aviation & Science Museum
Wednesday, Mar. 28 • 11 a.m. - noon
Grades K-8 with family • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Join Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum for our Moon Survival Challenge! Test your engineering skills as you build a habitat for one of the moons of our solar system, and learn what it would take to survive on our favorite satellites.

Outer Space Sensory Bins
Wednesday, Mar. 28 • 3-4 p.m.
Ages 3-8 with family
Children will have fun playing and experiencing many different textures and surfaces, all while developing motor skills and exploring the world and beyond.

Balloon Rockets
Thursday, Mar. 29 • 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Grades K-5 with family • Drop-in
How fast and how far will your balloon rocket fly?

DIY: TARDIS Notebooks
Friday, Mar. 30 • 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Grades 3-6 • Drop-off • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Calling all Doctor Who fans! Join us as we male notebooks that look like the Doctor’s TARDIS. They’re bigger on the inside!

Alphabet Rocket Ships
Sunday, Apr. 1 • 3-4 p.m.
Ages 3-6 with family • Drop-in
Spell out your name while creating a unique rocket ship craft.

Murray Scholls Branch

Solar System Search
Friday, Mar. 23 - Sunday, Apr. 1 • During library hours
Grades K-5 with family • Drop-in
Search around the library to learn about the solar system!

Planet Sun Catchers
Friday, Mar. 23 • 4-5 p.m.
Grades K-5 with family • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Let's make colorful planets to put in our windows at home and watch them catch the sun!

Felt Board Stories: Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me
Saturday, Mar. 24 • 2-3 p.m.
Ages 2-8 with family • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Enjoy a felt board storytime of this popular book by Eric Carle and make your own pizza box felt board to play with at home.

Lunar & Meteorite Party
Sunday, Mar. 25 • 2-3 p.m.
Grades K-5 with family • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Come join us as we inspect actual lunar rocks and meteorites provided by NASA along with some educational science experiments.

Galaxy Goo and Glow Star Fun
Monday, Mar. 26 • 4-5 p.m.
Grades K-5 with family • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Let's make some out-of-this-world galaxy goo, along with some stellar glow-in-the-dark stars to take home and turn your ceiling into the night sky!  

Messy Science: Glitter Galaxy Slime
Tuesday, 3/27 | 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Grades 5-8 | REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Get ready to get messy! Join us during Spring Break to make your own glitter galaxy slime.

Family Tech Night
Tuesday, Mar. 27 • 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Grades K-5 with family • Drop-in
Get your hands on our STEM toys! A variety of toys will be available to tinker with and explore.

Moon Survival Challenge with Evergreen Aviation & Science Museum

Wednesday, Mar. 28 • 2-3 p.m.
Grades K-8 with family • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Join Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum for our Moon Survival Challenge! Test your engineering skills as you build a habitat for one of the moons of our solar system, and learn what it would take to survive on our favorite satellites.

Balloon Rockets
Thursday, Mar. 29 • 2-3 p.m.
Grades K-5 with family • Drop-in
How fast and how far will your balloon rocket fly?

Galaxy Jars
Friday, Mar. 30 • 2-3 p.m.
Grades K-5 with adult • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Make your very own galaxy in a jar!

Crafts That Are Out of This World
Saturday, Mar. 31 • 2-3 p.m.
Grades K-5 with family • Drop-in
Make fun crafts while learning about the moon, stars and other things that are out of this world!

Color Me Calm: Outer Space
Sunday, Apr. 1 • During library hours
All ages • Drop-in
We think your coloring skills are out of this world! We'll have outer space coloring pages available for kids, teens and adults.