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Spring into STEAM - Go Wild!

  Spring into STEAM programs in March, April and May have been canceled.

 

Spring into Steam Go Wild logo

Are you ready to Go Wild at the library this spring? Spring into STEAM is the San Diego Public Library’s science-focused program series for 9 - 12-year-old students. Workshops take place during the months of March, April and May at all 36 branch libraries across the city.

We are partnering with local science experts and organizations to create a truly unique educational experience all focused on the rainforest - including conservation, diversity of wildlife, and more!

Complete each workshop and earn a paw print. Earn 3 or more paw prints and return your bookmark to your local library to claim your Go Wild binoculars!

 

March Programs

 
Spring into Steam terrarium
D.I.Y. Rainforest Terrarium
 
Join us for "DIY Rainforest Terrariums" to learn the importance of this diverse Biome, and create your very own miniature rainforest. We'll GO WILD with this Hands-On workshop that's fun, educational, and not to be missed! This program is presented by Toshwerks.

Spring into Steam Go Wild with Zovargo program
Go Wild with Zovargo
 
How many different animal species call the rainforest home? Millions! Grab your magnifying glass and get ready to GO WILD as you discover some of the beautiful animals that make up the rainforest. You’ll also learn what we can do to help these animals that are in danger of becoming extinct! This program is presented by Zovargo.

Minecraft: Go Wild & Explore the Rainforest! program
Minecraft: Go Wild & Explore the Rainforest!
 
Using the power of Minecraft: Education Edition, learn about Biodiversity and explore the effects that extinction has on the environment. Enter a Rainforest Biome, create an ecosystem, document the extinction and use MakeCode to code your character to help the environment. This program is presented by Microsoft.

Saving Conures Through Conservation
Saving Conures Through Conservation
 
Learn all about San Diego’s wild parrots, including three species of Conures that are native to the rainforests in South America. We will discuss ways to practice conservation in our everyday lives to help support wild parrots across the globe, and even create a fun enrichment pinecone treat for local birds to snack on! This program is presented by SoCal Parrot.

Sounds of the Rainforest: Making a Manguaré
Sounds of the Rainforest: Making a Manguaré
 
Learn how the Bora-Huitoto People, one of the many tribes living on the Amazon forest, make and use their drums to communicate among themselves and between villages. Create and decorate a small drum replica and learn rhythmic patterns for music and communication purposes. This program is presented by Arts for Learning.

April Programs

 
Spring into Steam terrarium
D.I.Y. Rainforest Terrarium
 
Join us for "DIY Rainforest Terrariums" to learn the importance of this diverse Biome, and create your very own miniature rainforest. We'll GO WILD with this Hands-On workshop that's fun, educational, and not to be missed! This program is presented by Toshwerks.

Spring into Steam Go Wild with Zovargo program
Go Wild with Zovargo
 
How many different animal species call the rainforest home? Millions! Grab your magnifying glass and get ready to GO WILD as you discover some of the beautiful animals that make up the rainforest. You’ll also learn what we can do to help these animals that are in danger of becoming extinct! This program is presented by Zovargo.

Minecraft: Go Wild & Explore the Rainforest! program
Minecraft: Go Wild & Explore the Rainforest!
 
Using the power of Minecraft: Education Edition, learn about Biodiversity and explore the effects that extinction has on the environment. Enter a Rainforest Biome, create an ecosystem, document the extinction and use MakeCode to code your character to help the environment. This program is presented by Microsoft.

Saving Conures Through Conservation
Saving Conures Through Conservation
 
Learn all about San Diego’s wild parrots, including three species of Conures that are native to the rainforests in South America. We will discuss ways to practice conservation in our everyday lives to help support wild parrots across the globe, and even create a fun enrichment pinecone treat for local birds to snack on! This program is presented by SoCal Parrot.

Sounds of the Rainforest: Making a Manguaré
Sounds of the Rainforest: Making a Manguaré
 
Learn how the Bora-Huitoto People, one of the many tribes living on the Amazon forest, make and use their drums to communicate among themselves and between villages. Create and decorate a small drum replica and learn rhythmic patterns for music and communication purposes. This program is presented by Arts for Learning.

May Programs

 
Spring into Steam terrarium
D.I.Y. Rainforest Terrarium
 
Join us for "DIY Rainforest Terrariums" to learn the importance of this diverse Biome, and create your very own miniature rainforest. We'll GO WILD with this Hands-On workshop that's fun, educational, and not to be missed! This program is presented by Toshwerks.

Spring into Steam Go Wild with Zovargo program
Go Wild with Zovargo
 
How many different animal species call the rainforest home? Millions! Grab your magnifying glass and get ready to GO WILD as you discover some of the beautiful animals that make up the rainforest. You’ll also learn what we can do to help these animals that are in danger of becoming extinct! This program is presented by Zovargo.

Minecraft: Go Wild & Explore the Rainforest! program
Minecraft: Go Wild & Explore the Rainforest!
 
Using the power of Minecraft: Education Edition, learn about Biodiversity and explore the effects that extinction has on the environment. Enter a Rainforest Biome, create an ecosystem, document the extinction and use MakeCode to code your character to help the environment. This program is presented by Microsoft.

Saving Conures Through Conservation
Saving Conures Through Conservation
 
Learn all about San Diego’s wild parrots, including three species of Conures that are native to the rainforests in South America. We will discuss ways to practice conservation in our everyday lives to help support wild parrots across the globe, and even create a fun enrichment pinecone treat for local birds to snack on! This program is presented by SoCal Parrot.

Sounds of the Rainforest: Making a Manguaré
Sounds of the Rainforest: Making a Manguaré
 
Learn how the Bora-Huitoto People, one of the many tribes living on the Amazon forest, make and use their drums to communicate among themselves and between villages. Create and decorate a small drum replica and learn rhythmic patterns for music and communication purposes. This program is presented by Arts for Learning.

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