Lam Research Foundation
Science at the Library

 Math Science Nucleus
2017-18

Fremont Main Library
 
Fukaya Room. Stevenson Ave and Paseo Padre

There are 4 activities at each presentation after a show presentation. Parents work with their children to learn about science.  Recommended  for elementary age children. Families are encouraged to attend.  Limited seating.  Funding provided by Lam Research Foundation and free.
register for each event for reminder
, you do not need to bring ticket

May 16, 2017 Tues
7-7:45 pmEventbrite - Fossils through the Ages
Fossils through the Ages
Many weird and wild animals have lived in the past.  Their fossils give us clues of a changing Earth.   Look at dinosaurs and ice age mega fauna.  Look at some of the fossils that tell us the story of the changing Bay Area.  Stories: Mammoth Mary,  
Oct 17, 2017 Tues
7-7:45 pmEventbrite - Electrifying the World
Electrifying the World
Electricity makes our life easier.  When scientists learned how electricity works it changed how humans lived.  Learn about what is electricity and how to capture it to make work.  Stories:  Night without Light, Electricity Song
Dec 5, 2017 Tues
7-7:45 pmEventbrite - Exploring our Moon - Lam Research Science at Library
 Exploring our Moon
How does our Moon and Earth move in space?  Learn about past and future exploration.  Why does the Moon change in the sky and how does our Moon create high and low tides. Does our Moon give us clues about other moons orbiting their planets. New Storybook coming
Feb  13, 2018 Tues
7-7:45 pmEventbrite - The Human Heart - Lam Library Science at the Library
The Human Heart
The heart pumps blood through a system of veins and arteries to bring oxygen throughout our body.  What happens if the heart does not work right.  Learn about Rita Anselmo and her struggle with a broken heart.  Story:  A Broken Heart
March 20, 2018 Tues
7-7:45 pmEventbrite - Earthquakes and Volcanoes - Lam Research Science at the Library
Earthquakes and Volcanoes
Throughout the world we have a pattern created by earthquakes and volcanoes.  Learn what it means and explore how the Hayward Fault is ripping Fremont in half.  Stories:  3 Earthquake Dolls;  Leaving the Fiery Slopes of Mt. Etna
April 24, 2018 Tues
7-7:45 pmEventbrite - The Science Behind Machines -Lam Research Science at the Library
The Science Behind Machines - Simple machines make life easier for humans.  This presentation will look at simple machines and how they work.  Participants will learn about levers, screws, ramps, wheels, gears, and many more as they experiment to make them work.  Story:  New storybook coming
May 22, 2018 Tues
7-7:45 pmEventbrite - The Ice Age in California - Lam Research Science at the Library
The Ice Age in California The megafauna that roamed California during the Ice Age were weird and wonderful.  Evidence from the Diablo Range show an evolving landscape.  Learn how to identify bones fragments and more:  Reading:  Mammoth Mary; new storybook coming

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