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Virtual STEAM Story Time: Make Some Noise!

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Wednesday, September 2, 2020


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We invite children and their grownups to join us from home for 20-25 minutes of stories and hands-on activities from the Cambridge STEAM Initiative's STEAM@Home collection available on Find It Cambridge.

Caregivers are asked to participate in the program as they will be exploring STEAM with a variety of materials! Gather activity materials before Story Time if you plan to participate in the hands-on activities. 

Register below. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins.

Virtual STEAM Story Time is free and open to the public and is not recorded.  If you register but later find you cannot attend, please remember to cancel your registration to make space for others.

Rubber Band Guitar

  • Four rubber bands of varying thickness but the same length
  • Glue
  • Packing tape (or other strong tape)
  • Empty box (tissue or cereal work well)
  • Scissors
  • Two large craft sticks
  • Empty paper towel tube

Sound Games, Make Some Noise

Gather some objects from your home - anything from kitchen tools to office supplies. Some ideas: 

  • A wooden spoon
  • A comb
  • A cardboard box
  • A rubber band
  • A metal pot
  • A plastic container
  • A wire-bound notebook
  • A pen


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