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Inbetween Book Club SEC

Thursday, March 12
4 - 4:45 pm
First Floor Program Room

Read the best of the best kids books and explore their content via games, scavenger hunts, film excerpts - you name it! Try something new every month, based on book award and nominee lists like the Bluebonnet, Little Mavericks, Sibert, Geisel, and more. Registration required. For ages 9 - 12 years old





CANCELED:Sensory Saturday 
Saturday, March 14
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
First Floor Program Room

Engage all of your senses! Explore a host of sensory activities and books by visiting interactive centers. Open to and fun for all!  For ages 5 - 9 years old and families.




Spring STEMcation SEC 

CANCELED: Spring STEMcation! All Week Long Activities! Basement Program Room

Saturday, March 14, 2 - 3:30: Brilliant Bridges!  Team up and be a builder! Using K'Nex, LEGOs, and a variety of materials, build a bridge that will bear weight and span an obstacle. Then test your structure! Required registration begins March 2.  For ages 7 years old an up

Monday, March 16, 2 - 4: Can You Beat the Game? Play popular board games like Pandemic, you and your mates against the game! 1st Floor Program Room. All ages welcome.

Tuesday, March 17, 2 - 3 pm: It's Easy Being Green! Enjoy the afternoon making up-cycled green crafts and take part in lots of fun activities to celebrate St. Patrick's Day!  All ages welcome.

Thursday, March 19, 2 - 3:30 pm: Epic LEGO Marble Run! The challenge: create an epic marble run using LEGOs! All ages welcome.

Saturday, March 21, 10:30 am - 4 pm: Journey Through Space! The universe is the limit with the Frontiers of Flight Museum's planetarium-on-the-go! Tickets will be available at the Youth Services Help Desk.  Children's area.  For ages 5 years old and up.

Tales for Tails SEC 

CANCELED: Tales for Tails
Sunday, March 22
3 - 4 p.m.
First Floor Program Room

Meet lots of friendly canine companions at Tales for Tails! Read to the dogs! Tickets at the door starting at 2:30 pm.  For readers in K-4.  All ages welcome to meet the dogs at 4 pm.




CANCELED: Cookies, Crafts & Crayons 
Friday, March 27
3:30 - 4:30 pm
Basement Program Room

Come snack, craft, and color with us!  All ages welcome.





CANCELED: CubeTroop Rubik's Cube How To 
Monday, Wednesday, Monday
March 30, April 1, & April 6
Studio RPL

Learn how to solve a Rubik's Cube using algorithmic thinking and problem solving. Taught by UTD students: Guransh Nanda, Read Xia, and Sean Kashiwagura. Registration required, call 972-744-4358. Program facilitated in Studio RPL. For ages 10-13 years old. Must attend all three sessions.