New STEAM Clubs for Kids! at the O’Fallon Public Library

What is STEAM? STEAM is an educational approach to teaching Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics. Instead of teaching each subject separately, STEAM projects incorporate aspects of all five studies.  The STEAM Clubs at the library are designed for children ages 9 and up. STEAM Club Science will meet at 4:30 on the second Monday … Continue reading New STEAM Clubs for Kids! at the O’Fallon Public Library

O’Fallon Public Library News & Notes, Aug. 22, 2018

Youth Services Manager Teri Rankin shared some timely back-to-school resources in this week's column in the O'Fallon Weekly.  "We have books and databases that will help you or your child write a book report, write a research report, or help with any kind of school assignment," Teri said. In addition, the after-school tutors from SIUE will return … Continue reading O’Fallon Public Library News & Notes, Aug. 22, 2018

ICYMI – Library News & Notes, Feb. 28, 2018

In this week's O'Fallon Weekly, Teri Rankin provides an overview of clubs offered by Youth Services. Science Club (best for ages 8 and up) is an after-school science program that focuses on STEM and STEAM activities, coupled with general science exploration. From cardboard automata to rain gardens to rubber-band-powered cars, kids will be challenged to design and build, … Continue reading ICYMI – Library News & Notes, Feb. 28, 2018

ICYMI Library News & Notes Oct. 11, 2017

In this week's column in the O'Fallon Weekly, Youth Services Manager, Teri Rankin gives several strategies to avoid the lure of Halloween candy. For instance, come to the Library, Saturday, October 14, at 10:30 AM for Incredible Bats, an educational multimedia presentation that includes an opportunity to see live Egyptian and African Straw-colored Fruit Bats. Children 5-years-old and … Continue reading ICYMI Library News & Notes Oct. 11, 2017