Kids

Mission: Spy Secrets

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STEM
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pavilion

Your mission, should you choose to accept it: create a secret agent code name and disguise, decipher and write your own coded messages, then test your field skills in the laser obstacle course. This message will self-destruct in five seconds. Good luck!

Mythology Misadventures

Games and Gaming
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pavilion

Are you a mythology buff? Test your knowledge of Greek, Roman, and Egyptian mythology through activities, crafts, and more! Feel free to drop in anytime between 10am - 4pm.

Sink or Float Ship Building

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STEM
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Craft Room

Build a mini boat and test your engineering skills. Will your creation sink or will it float?

Superhero Training Academy

Games and Gaming
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pavilion

Do you have what it takes to be a superhero? Are you brave and strong? Agile and clever? Seven superhero skill tests will be ready and waiting for young superheroes to complete. Complete them all for an official superhero certificate!

Captain Underpants Day

Games and Gaming
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pavilion

Have some laffs, make a cape and enjoy some Captain Underpants inspired activities.

Harry Potter Day

Games and Gaming
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pavilion

Muggles and wizards alike are invited to join us for magical fun! We'll mix magic potions, pin the sock on Dobby, practice Quidditch skills, and decorate magic wands. You're welcome to wear your Hogwarts robes or bring your magic wand. Feel free to drop in anytime between 10am-4pm.

Marshmallow Towers

Arts and Crafts
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Craft Room

Calling all engineers and architects! Put your design skills to the test building towers using marshmallows and toothpicks.

Saturday Sessions - Sweet Song: Hammered Dulcimer with Peter Hebert

Music Dance and Performance
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Schlessman Hall - Level 1

An expert instrumentalist, Peter Hebert plays the evocative hammered dulcimer and its cousin, the psaltery, with masterful ease – filling the air with the ancient sounds of Medieval Europe. The Graeco-Roman dulcimer (sweet song) derives its name from the Latin dulcis (sweet) and the Greek melos (song). Find out how perfectly named this haunting instrument can be when Peter Hebert makes his dulcimer sing a sweet song.
https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh#music

Saturday Sessions - Looping Bass with Matt Skellenger

Music Dance and Performance
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Schlessman Hall - Level 1

Wowing audiences in our 2014 season, Matt Skellenger is back for an encore performance of his exciting concert set. “In electroacoustic music, a loop is a repeating section of sound material. Short sections of material can be repeated to create ostinato (motif) patterns.” – Wikipedia.com. Matt Skellenger utilizes looping techniques to create complex musical pieces that are haunting and memorable.
https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh#music

Saturday Sessions - Compositions and Kibitzing: Brian Burch and Randal Ames

Music Dance and Performance
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Schlessman Hall - Level 1

Fingerstyle guitarist Brian Birch and mandolinist Randal Ames have been wowing audiences in the Denver area for the past ten years. Their acoustic compositions and other musical renderings cover a wide variety of musical styles ranging from classical and folk, to new age and blues. Along with their original pieces they also play great instrumental music from some of the best pickers on the planet including: Leo Kottke, Chet Atkins, Steffan Grossman, Alex DeGrassi, Bill Mize, David Qualey and Ed Gerhard.

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