Summer STEM Camps: Arcade Game Design & LEGO Robotics

Presentation Slides Background: Evanston Public Library has been doing STEM based camps in different formats for several years. Over the years we have had a variety of partners ranging from Northwestern University’s Project Excite program to working with District 65, our community’s elementary and middle school district. The structure of the camp has changed from… Read More Summer STEM Camps: Arcade Game Design & LEGO Robotics

Science Kits: Building a New Collection

Our science kits were funded by a grant from the IEEE-Chicago Section’s Science Kits for Public Libraries program. (https://ieeechicago.org/about-skpl/) Applications for the $2,000 grant are open annually from November through January. We received word that our application was approved in early April, and due to matching funds that needed to be spent by the end… Read More Science Kits: Building a New Collection