Upcoming Maker/STEM Events
Thu, Apr 22, 4:00pm - 4:15pm
Virtual Program
What’s the best way to protect an egg from breaking? Experiment with different materials to discover which will... more
What’s the best way to protect an egg from breaking? Experiment with different materials to discover which will best cushion your egg against the force of gravity.

Wed, Apr 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Program
Let’s build together! Each month, try a new building challenge. You'll construct it during the program, and then... more
Let’s build together! Each month, try a new building challenge. You'll construct it during the program, and then we will share our final creations. Register here for the Zoom link.
Register

Thu, Apr 29, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Virtual Program
Make fun prints of your own design using an aluminum foil printmaking technique. This event will take place on Zoom.
This event is full

Thu, Apr 29, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
Virtual Program
Design your own coaster using Tinkercad! Tinkercad is a free 3D design software program that runs in your browser or... more
Design your own coaster using Tinkercad! Tinkercad is a free 3D design software program that runs in your browser or on your iPad.

Mon, May 03, All day
Virtual Program
Relax your way through the last weeks of the school year with a homemade scented eye pillow. We’ll give you the... more
Relax your way through the last weeks of the school year with a homemade scented eye pillow. We’ll give you the directions and supplies to make a relaxing eye pillow on your own.

Thu, May 06, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Virtual Program
Create and paint colorful "movable" horses using watercolor paper.

Thu, May 13, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Virtual Program
Holly, elder...or polylactic acid? Design your own magic wand using Tinkercad! Tinkercad is a free 3D design... more
Holly, elder...or polylactic acid? Design your own magic wand using Tinkercad! Tinkercad is a free 3D design software program that runs in your browser or on your iPad.
Registration opens Thursday, April 29 2021 at 9:00am

Mon, May 17, 4:00pm - 4:15pm
Virtual Program
Simple crafts for complicated times. Take inspiration and comfort in making projects from common household items.... more
Simple crafts for complicated times. Take inspiration and comfort in making projects from common household items. This prerecorded video will be archived on the Wilmette Library website.

Wed, May 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Virtual Program
Let’s build together! Each month, try a new building challenge. You'll construct it during the program, and then... more
Let’s build together! Each month, try a new building challenge. You'll construct it during the program, and then we will share our final creations. Register here for the Zoom link.
Register

Thu, May 27, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Virtual Program
Learn to fold three origami figures, including the paper crane, a symbol of good fortune and healing. Make more... more
Learn to fold three origami figures, including the paper crane, a symbol of good fortune and healing. Make more cranes and drop them off at Youth Services to be displayed to thank Essential Workers.
Registration opens Thursday, May 13 2021 at 9:00am

Fri, Jun 11, All day
Virtual program
Start out the summer with a colorful blast with our DIY kit to make a rainbow wind spinner out of Perler beads. Then... more
Start out the summer with a colorful blast with our DIY kit to make a rainbow wind spinner out of Perler beads. Then hang it inside or outside where there's a good breeze. Gr. 9-12.
Registration opens Tuesday, May 11 2021 at 9:00am