Monthly Archives: June 2012

Andrew J. Brown Summer Camp Reports!

Students from Andrew J. Brown Summer Camp visited Central Library to practice searching and reporting using the online catalog, wordle and podcasting station.  Click the play button to hear their report, and check out the example word cloud below!

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City Critter Chats – Parrot & Snake

Today in the Learning Curve at Central Library, Animalia came to talk about animals, and brought along Rocky the Umbrella Cockatoo and Puma the Corn Snake.  Puma slithered around for a bit then decided to take a nap, so Rocky … Continue reading

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City Critter Chats – Tortoises

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Marble Track Wall – Tape Ball

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Starfish Initiative Reports!

Today, the Starfish Initiative visited Central Library to learn about Indianapolis Public Library’s resources. Click the podcast player below to hear the results of their hands-on research activity.

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Preschool Gears Workshop

This morning in the Curve, preschoolers got to build with gears, test out 3-D glasses, learn about the science of movies and make their own sound effects with props, plus create a spinning thaumatrope take-home craft! Check out the slideshow below, … Continue reading

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Young Actors Theatre presents, “Don’t you love me?”

Thursday, June 21st @ 1pm in Clowes AuditoriumCentral Library “Dont u luv me?” portrays how easily any of us could be lulled into loving someone who doesn’t know how to love us back in a safe way. From the friends … Continue reading

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Nitro Joe: Air in Action

Check out this slideshow of photos and video clips from Nitro Joe: Air in Action, a special summer program that explores the science of air pressure, with a bit of magic and fun thrown in!

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Freetown Village Reports!

Students from Freetown Village visited the Learning Curve to learn about the library, program robots, and tell us about the books they found. Click play on the podcast player below to hear their reports!

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Starfish Initiative Reports!

Today, the Starfish Initiative visited Central Library to learn about Indianapolis Public Library’s resources.  Click the podcast player below to hear the results of their hands-on research activity.

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