While the library is closed, we’re offering virtual program opportunities to learn at home on our Facebook page!
Over the past week we put together a variety of science and art activities you can do at home with some common supplies. Watch the videos below to see what each activity is, and download our instruction guides with additional resources online here.
Be sure to check the City of Plano calendar of events to see what’s happening with the Library and other City departments.
Build a Cooler
Build your own cooler! Learn how coolers keep things cold as you experiment with ice cubes. Read our instructions, get templates and the supply list, and see additional resources here: http://bit.ly/2U2IZbU
Mother Goose Mania – Itsy Bitsy Spider
Celebrate one of your favorite nursery rhymes through exploration activities that promote early literacy. Read our instructions, get templates and the supply list, and see additional resources here: http://bit.ly/2U2IZbU
Introduction to Genealogy
Learn the basics of common genealogical research tools and techniques.
Virtual Field Trip: British Museum
Ready to travel? To virtually explore the world? Join us on a virtual field trip to the British Museum! See our blog post for step-by-step instructions and additional resources to learn about many of the artifacts in this museum.
Adobe Photoshop 101
Learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop and editing images. Sign up for Adobe Creative Cloud for a free 7 day trial to follow along with the class.
We’re getting ready to launch… with catapults! Explore physics with this fun family project. Read our instructions, get templates and the supply list, and see additional resources here: http://bit.ly/2U2IZbU