3D Printing Time Lapse Video: Prusa RC3 Face Shields US Version – From a Basement to the Front Lines

This is an extended, companion time lapse video to the one we just posted.  In this video, you can see the face shield PPE parts get printed, sanitized, and dropped off to Infinite Labs in March. The LulzBot TAZ 6 3D printer was provided through a FedEx grant for education Read More

3D Printing Time Lapse Video: Prusa RC3 Face Shields US Version (print only)

We have a new time lapse video from Ms. Roxanne. In this video, you can see the face shield PPE parts that were distributed to Infinite Labs in March. The LulzBot TAZ 6 3D printer was provided through a FedEx grant for education and print-on-demand services. The 3D print design was Read More

Knock-Out Non-Fiction: Ocean Creatures

In this Knock-Out Non-Fiction, Miss Megan and Miss Nicole swim with the creatures of the ocean. In this video, Miss Megan reads A Baby Sea Otter Story by Martha EH Rusted, Baby Dolphin’s First Swim, and The Blue Whale by Jenni Desmond. In the second video, Miss Nicole demonstrates how Read More

Knock-Out Non-Fiction: Weather

In this Knock-Out Non-Fiction, Miss Megan and Miss Sarah explore the weather. In this video, Miss Megan reads Totally Amazing Facts About Weather by Jaclyn Jaycox and Raindrops on a Roller Coaster: Hail by Belinda Jensen & Renee Kurilla. In the second and third videos, Miss Sarah shows you how Read More

3D Printing Time Lapse Video: copper3d/Infinite Labs PPE Mask

Remember those 3D printed masks we first told you about a few weeks ago? Here’s a reminder: Ms. Roxanne printed one more PPE mask so you can see how it was made. The LulzBot TAZ 6 3D printer was provided through a FedEx grant for education and print-on-demand services. The Read More

Science Experiments with Miss Sarah: Eggscellent Science

With Easter on the way, Miss Sarah shows you the effect vinegar has on calcium in these eggs-periments. Share your comments, including what you’d like to see, on our Children’s Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital items, or donating online.

Miss Sarah’s Daily Pick: Weird But True!

Miss Sarah is linking to her favorite websites for kids. Today’s Daily Pick is the National Geographic Kids series Weird But True! Check out videos, radio shows, and more online. Share your comments, including what you’d like to see, on our Children’s Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our Read More

3D Printing Time Lapse Video: Guess that Pokemon

As some of you know, our technology librarian Ms. Roxanne took our 3D printer home so she could print medical supplies during the quarantine. Soon after, she received an old GoPro and set it up to film Mary Shelley at work. In the first time lapse video, Mary Shelley took Read More

Knock-Out Non-Fiction: Dinosaurs

In this new series for elementary-age kids, Knock-Out Non-Fiction, we pair non-fiction books with an art/science component. Our first subject is dinosaurs! In the first video, Miss Megan reads How the Dinosaur Got to the Museum by Jessie Hartland. In the second video, Miss Sarah shows you how to make Read More

Science Experiments with Miss Sarah: Daffodil Dissection

Miss Sarah is back with a scientific demonstration about plant anatomy. Share your comments, including what you’d like to see, on our Children’s Department Facebook page. Support our library by sharing our posts and websites, borrowing digital items, or donating online.