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Slime Party

Thu, December 20, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Bushrod Library

Start winter break with a celebration of slime.  Join us as we experiment with every day ingredients to create different types of slime.

Young Adult School Age LEAP Children Science STEM

Gregory B. Jaczko | Confessions of a Rogue Nuclear Regulator

Mon, January 14, 2019 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

The Chairman of the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission from 2009-2012, Dr. Gregory Jaczko oversaw the U.S. government’s response to Japan’s Fukushima nuclear disaster. An NRC commissioner from 2005-2009 and former science policy advisor to Senator Harry Reid, he is now an…

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Snowy Day Science

Wed, January 16, 2019 4:00 P.M.
Richmond Library

Celebrate the season with snowy stories and a cool science experiment. For children and families.

School Age Family Programs Children Science

Dani Shapiro | Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love

Tue, January 22, 2019 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

Delivering “an eviscerating, raw honesty” ( New York Times Book Review ), writer’s writer Dani Shapiro is the author of the memoirs Devotion , Still Writing , and Hourglass . Her five novels include Black & White and Family History . She is a cofounder of the Sirenland…

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Super Science + Tech Tuesdays

Tue, February 5, 2019 6:30 P.M.
Logan Library

Join us on an exploration into the worlds of Astronomy, Chemistry, Energy, Music, Physics, Robotics, and the Universe in general! Each week we'll conduct a different experiment and collaborate on a differnent creation.  What will it be today? Program is for all aged scientists and…

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Why the 2014 Emergency Ebola Epidemic Turned Ambulances into Death Traps and How We Changed It

Wed, February 6, 2019 7:00 P.M.
Education Philosophy and Religion Department at Parkway Central Library

Join us on February 6th  at 7pm as Dr. Hannah Lawman shares her experiences working in Sierra Leone in the emergency Ebola epidemic. She will share how ambulances and the response teams that they carried were rejected by many communities and what The Ambulance Project did to change it and…

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Victor LaValle with Justina Ireland, Sam J. Miller, and Alice Sola Kim | A People's Future of the United States: Twenty-five Visionary Stories

Tue, February 12, 2019 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

Amidst a climate of division, tumult, and fear, what will the United States look like tomorrow? In A People’s Future of the United States , 25 diverse writers synthesize hopeful, cynical, prescient visions of a country shaped by struggle and strife. Coeditor Victor LaValle ’s …

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Super Science + Tech Tuesdays

Tue, March 5, 2019 6:30 P.M.
Logan Library

Join us on an exploration into the worlds of Astronomy, Chemistry, Energy, Music, Physics, Robotics, and the Universe in general! Each week we'll conduct a different experiment and collaborate on a differnent creation.  What will it be today? Program is for all aged scientists and…

Young Adult School Age Family Programs Science Technology STEM

Super Science + Tech Tuesdays

Tue, April 2, 2019 6:30 P.M.
Logan Library

Join us on an exploration into the worlds of Astronomy, Chemistry, Energy, Music, Physics, Robotics, and the Universe in general! Each week we'll conduct a different experiment and collaborate on a differnent creation.  What will it be today? Program is for all aged scientists and…

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