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Open Maker Workshop

2024-08-09 10:30:00 2024-08-09 12:00:00 America/New_York Open Maker Workshop Ages 5 to 8 years old with a caregiver. John M. Harper Branch - Community Room

Friday, August 09
10:30am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-08-09 10:30:00 2024-08-09 12:00:00 America/New_York Open Maker Workshop Ages 5 to 8 years old with a caregiver. John M. Harper Branch - Community Room

John M. Harper Branch

Community Room

Ages 5 to 8 years old with a caregiver.

Our popular “make what you want with real tools” workshop is back! You’ll get to use real tools to create cool inventions. This program uses real tools and a caregiver is required to stay in the room with participants at all times.

Families should register one participant between the ages of 5 to 8. Accompanying siblings are welcome.

This program is being offered on two separate occasions, and the activities will be the same. Please register for each date separately.

Programmer: Christine

AGE GROUP: | Kids |

EVENT TYPE: | Making and Crafting |

TAGS: | Other Children's Programming |

John M. Harper Branch

Phone: 519-886-1310 ext. 310

Hours
Mon, Jul 22 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jul 23 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jul 24 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jul 25 9:30AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jul 26 9:30AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Jul 27 9:30AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Jul 28 Closed

About the branch

Located on the west side of Waterloo, the John M. Harper Branch shares a building with the Stork Family YMCA. This branch features Study Rooms, a large Community Room and outdoor courtyard. 

Upcoming events

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:15am
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
Ages 2 to 5 years old with a caregiver.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Ages 3 to 5 years old
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
McCormick Branch
For kids ages 5 to 8 years old.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 24, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Ages 6 to 8 years old.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Ages 9 to 11 years old.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 24, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Kids

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
McCormick Branch
For kids entering Kindergarten in September 2024. Ages 3 to 5 years old.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 25, 10:30am - 11:15am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Ages birth to 5 years with a caregiver.

Thu, Jul 25, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Program Room
Kids

Thu, Jul 25, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Main Library
Everyone Welcome

Fri, Jul 26, 10:30am - 12:00pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For kids ages 5 to 8 years old with a caregiver.
This event is full

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
Everyone welcome

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:15am
McCormick Branch
Ages 0 to 5 years with a caregiver.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:15am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Families

Mon, Jul 29, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
For kids entering Kindergarten in September 2024. Ages 3 to 5 years old.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 29, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
McCormick Branch
Ages 8 to 12 years old.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 11:30am
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For parents with accompanying children up to 18 months old.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 10:30am - 11:15am
McCormick Branch
For kids ages 0 to 5 years old with a caregiver.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
For Tweens ages 10 to 13 years old.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Ages 6 to 9 years old.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
McCormick Branch
Kids

Tue, Jul 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
McCormick Branch
For Families

Tue, Jul 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
McCormick Branch
Ages 6 to 9 years old.
This event is full

Tue, Jul 30, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
For Tweens ages 10 to 13 years old with caregivers.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:15am
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
Ages 2 to 5 years old with a caregiver.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Ages 3 to 5 years old
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 10:30am - 11:30am
McCormick Branch
For kids ages 5 to 8 years old.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Ages 6 to 8 years old.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Ages 9 to 11 years old.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 31, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Kids

Wed, Jul 31, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Eastside Branch - Program Room
For Teens ages 13 to 18 years old.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 11:15am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Ages birth to 5 years with a caregiver.

Thu, Aug 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Older Adults
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For kids entering Kindergarten in September 2024. Ages 3 to 5 years old.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 01, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Program Room
Kids

Thu, Aug 01, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Main Library
Everyone Welcome

Sat, Aug 03, 10:30am - 11:15am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Families

Sat, Aug 03, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Eastside Branch - Naturespace
For Families

Mon, Aug 05, All day
All library locations
All locations CLOSED for the Civic Holiday

Tue, Aug 06, All day
McCormick Branch
Families

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 11:30am
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For parents with accompanying children up to 18 months old.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 06, 10:30am - 12:00pm
McCormick Branch
Families with children ages 5 and up
This event is full

Tue, Aug 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
For Tweens ages 9 to 12 years old.

Tue, Aug 06, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Ages 6 to 9 years old.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 06, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
McCormick Branch
Kids

Wed, Aug 07, 10:30am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Ages 3 to 5 years old
This event is full

Wed, Aug 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For kids ages 8 to 12 years old.
This event is full

Wed, Aug 07, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
McCormick Branch
Adults
This event is full

Wed, Aug 07, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Kids

Thu, Aug 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Naturespace,Program Room
Ages birth to 5 years with a caregiver.

Thu, Aug 08, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For kids entering Kindergarten in September 2024. Ages 3 to 5 years old.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 08, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Program Room
Kids

Thu, Aug 08, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Main Library
Everyone Welcome

Fri, Aug 09, 10:30am - 12:00pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Ages 5 to 8 years old with a caregiver.
This event is full

Sat, Aug 10, 10:30am - 11:15am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Families

Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Everyone welcome

Mon, Aug 12, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
Kids

Mon, Aug 12, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
Adults

Tue, Aug 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For parents with accompanying children up to 18 months old.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
For kids ages 8 to 12 years old.

Tue, Aug 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Ages 6 to 9 years old.
This event is full

Tue, Aug 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
McCormick Branch
Kids

Tue, Aug 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Adults
This event is full

Tue, Aug 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Adults

Wed, Aug 14, 10:30am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Ages 3 to 5 years old
This event is full

Wed, Aug 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For kids ages 8 to 12 years old.
Registration opens Wednesday, July 24 2024 at 7:00pm

Wed, Aug 14, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Kids

Wed, Aug 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
McCormick Branch
Everyone welcome

Thu, Aug 15, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Adults
Registration opens Thursday, July 25 2024 at 7:00pm

Thu, Aug 15, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For kids entering Kindergarten in September 2024. Ages 3 to 5 years old.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 15, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Program Room
Kids

Thu, Aug 15, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Main Library
Everyone Welcome

Mon, Aug 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Main Library - James J. Brown Auditorium
Kids

Tue, Aug 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
McCormick Branch
Kids

Tue, Aug 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
Adults
This event is full

Wed, Aug 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Adults
Registration opens Wednesday, July 31 2024 at 7:00pm

Wed, Aug 21, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Eastside Branch - Program Room
Kids

Thu, Aug 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Community Room
For kids entering Kindergarten in September 2024. Ages 3 to 5 years old.
This event is full

Thu, Aug 22, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
John M. Harper Branch - Program Room
Kids

Thu, Aug 22, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Main Library
Everyone Welcome