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Destination Science

Gingerbread Houses - Engineering

2023-12-21 11:00:00 2023-12-21 12:00:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Destination Science Main Library - Children's Program Room

Thursday, December 21
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-12-21 11:00:00 2023-12-21 12:00:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Destination Science Test your engineering skills and work to design and build a stable gingerbread house. Main Library - Children's Program Room

Main Library

Children's Program Room

Test your engineering skills and work to design and build a stable gingerbread house.

This program will cover STEAM topics with hands-on science experiences!  This month we will focus on aspects of engineering, such as design, structure, and stability.

Space is limited: register in advance to reserve your spot and receive reminders. Registration will guarantee your seat until the event begins. Accessibility needs? Please contact ask@acpl.info as soon as possible - we’d love to help. 

AGE GROUP: | Elementary School |

EVENT TYPE: | STEM/STEAM |

TAGS: | STEAM |

Main Library

Phone: 260.421.1200

Hours
Mon, Feb 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Feb 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The Main Library includes six public meeting rooms, a theater, art gallery, underground parking garage, the Genealogy Center, and the Rolland Center for Lincoln Research. Parking at the main library is free if you have a valid library card. If you do not have a library card, parking costs $1/hour with a maximum charge of $7 for the day. Parking tickets must be taken inside the main library for validation and/or payment.  

Upcoming events

Sat, Feb 24, 9:00am - 6:00pm

Sat, Feb 24, 9:00am - 1:00pm
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Sat, Feb 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
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Sat, Feb 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Sat, Feb 24, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Sat, Feb 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Sun, Feb 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Mon, Feb 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape

Mon, Feb 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
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Mon, Feb 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Tue, Feb 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room

Tue, Feb 27, 10:00am - 6:00pm
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Tue, Feb 27, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
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Tue, Feb 27, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Maker Lab
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Wed, Feb 28, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
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Thu, Feb 29, 10:00am - 6:00pm
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Fri, Mar 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape

Sat, Mar 02, 9:00am - 1:00pm
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Sat, Mar 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape

Sat, Mar 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Maker Lab
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Mon, Mar 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape

Tue, Mar 05, 10:00am - 7:00pm
Meeting Room C

Tue, Mar 05, 10:00am - 11:00am
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Tue, Mar 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room

Tue, Mar 05, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
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Tue, Mar 05, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Business, Science & Technology Meeting Room

Tue, Mar 05, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
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Wed, Mar 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape

Wed, Mar 06, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Children's StoryScape

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Maker Lab

Thu, Mar 07, 10:00am - 7:00pm
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Thu, Mar 07, 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Thu, Mar 07, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Thu, Mar 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Thu, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Fri, Mar 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Friday, March 1 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Mar 09, 9:00am - 1:00pm
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Sat, Mar 09, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Saturday, February 24 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Mar 09, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Sat, Mar 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children's Program Room
Registration opens Saturday, February 24 2024 at 2:00pm

Sat, Mar 09, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room C

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Monday, February 26 2024 at 10:00am

Tue, Mar 12, 10:00am - 7:00pm
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Tue, Mar 12, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Registration opens Tuesday, February 27 2024 at 10:00am

Tue, Mar 12, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Globe Room

Tue, Mar 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens Tables

Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Wednesday, February 28 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, Mar 13, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Wednesday, February 28 2024 at 4:00pm

Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room C

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 7:00pm
Meeting Room C

Thu, Mar 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room

Thu, Mar 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room B

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Friday, March 8 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Mar 16, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Globe Room

Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Saturday, March 2 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Mar 16, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Maker Lab

Sat, Mar 16, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Children's Program Room

Mon, Mar 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Monday, March 4 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, Mar 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Registration opens Monday, February 26 2024 at 4:00pm

Tue, Mar 19, 10:00am - 7:00pm
Meeting Room C

Tue, Mar 19, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room
Registration opens Tuesday, March 5 2024 at 10:00am

Tue, Mar 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Registration opens Tuesday, March 5 2024 at 4:00pm

Tue, Mar 19, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Globe Room

Wed, Mar 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Wednesday, March 6 2024 at 10:00am

Wed, Mar 20, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Wednesday, March 6 2024 at 4:00pm

Wed, Mar 20, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Maker Lab

Wed, Mar 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens Lounge

Wed, Mar 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Globe Room

Thu, Mar 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Business, Science & Technology Meeting Room

Thu, Mar 21, 10:00am - 7:00pm
Meeting Room C

Thu, Mar 21, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Children's Program Room
Registration opens Thursday, March 7 2024 at 11:00am

Thu, Mar 21, 11:00am - 11:45am
Theater

Thu, Mar 21, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Theater

Fri, Mar 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Friday, March 15 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Mar 23, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Globe Room

Sat, Mar 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Saturday, March 9 2024 at 10:00am

Sat, Mar 23, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Program Room

Sat, Mar 23, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Maker Lab

Mon, Mar 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Children's StoryScape
Registration opens Monday, March 11 2024 at 10:00am

Mon, Mar 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Children's Program Room
Registration opens Saturday, February 24 2024 at 4:00pm

Mon, Mar 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room C
Registration opens Saturday, February 24 2024 at 6:30pm