Math Circle (Grades 5-9)

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All math is magic. Let’s actually make that happen. Persi Diagonis and Ron Graham have an excellent book on math based magic (“Magical Mathematics”). We’ll take a look at one of their card tricks and see if we can figure out how it works.

http://wordpress.uark.edu/mathcircle/2017/01/22/february-meeting-card-tricks/

2017-02-04 20:00:00 2017-02-04 20:00:00 America/Edmonton Math Circle (Grades 5-9) All math is magic. Let’s actually make that happen. Persi Diagonis and Ron Graham have an excellent book on math based magic (“Magical Mathematics”). We’ll take a look at one of their card tricks and see if we can figure out how it works. http://wordpress.uark.edu/mathcircle/2017/01/22/february-meeting-card-tricks/ no location Fayetteville Public Library

Moving out Loud Dance Class (5th and up)*

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Moving Out Loud! is a movement and leadership curriculum for girls ages 10-18 that uses applied somatic principles to inspire Bold Living and Bold Leading. 

2017-04-20 22:30:00 2017-04-20 22:30:00 America/Edmonton Moving out Loud Dance Class (5th and up)* Moving Out Loud! is a movement and leadership curriculum for girls ages 10-18 that uses applied somatic principles to inspire Bold Living and Bold Leading. This 2-hour workshop, entitled, "Breath Is Life", is the first of ten workshops that make up the entire Moving Out Loud! curriculum.  Through guided movement improvisation, neuromuscular repatterning, large and small group discussion, journaling, this playful and friendly class will guide participants towards deepened perception of physical sensation within the body, expanded vocabulary for describing movement in specific ways, and greater awareness of personal moving habits.  Moving Out Loud! provides each participant with tools needed to make informed and intentional choices about how to BE in her body, and how to BE in her world!   no location Fayetteville Public Library

Learn Cartooning with Arie Kaplan (5th and up)*

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This workshop, which writer/cartoonist Arie Kaplan has taught to both children and adults all over the world, shows students how to draw magazine-style gag cartoons. The lesson focuses on creative brainstorming, and during the class, the students will learn how to create "sight gags" built around a specific theme (i.e. zoo animals, holidays, school, parents, etc).

2017-04-17 21:30:00 2017-04-17 21:30:00 America/Edmonton Learn Cartooning with Arie Kaplan (5th and up)* This workshop, which writer/cartoonist Arie Kaplan has taught to both children and adults all over the world, shows students how to draw magazine-style gag cartoons. The lesson focuses on creative brainstorming, and during the class, the students will learn how to create "sight gags" built around a specific theme (i.e. zoo animals, holidays, school, parents, etc). By the end of the class, the students will have come away with a few sample one-panel gag cartoons (which they themselves have created), which are similar to those seen in Nickelodeon Magazine, MAD Magazine, Reader’s Digest, Highlights for Children, and National Geographic Kids. Arie Kaplan is an award-winning author, a world-renowned public speaker, and a prolific screenwriter for television, videogames, and transmedia. Arie has also written many graphic novels, including Speed Racer: Chronicles of the Racer (IDW Publishing, 2008), Shadow Guy Gamma Gal: Heroes Unite (Penguin Young Readers Group, 2010), and The New Kid From Planet Glorf (Capstone, 2013). During his lengthy career, Arie has scripted several comic book stories (featuring such iconic characters as Superman, Bart Simpson, Ben 10, Bugs Bunny, and Shrek) for DC Comics, Dark Horse Comics, Archie Comics, and Bongo Comics, among other publishers. Arie has also authored many books for young readers, including two LEGO Star Wars books (titled Face Off and The Official Stormtrooper Training Manual), both of which are out now from Scholastic. As a nonfiction author, he is most well known for writing the book From Krakow to Krypton: Jews and Comic Books (Jewish Publication Society, 2008), which was a Booklist Editors' Choice: Books For Youth Winner in 2009 and a 2008 finalist for the National Jewish Book Award. In addition to his career as a writer, Arie is a cartoonist, and he's drawn one-panel gag cartoons for Nickelodeon Magazine, The Fortean Times, The Hartford Advocate, and other publications. Visit Arie online at www.ariekaplan.com, or find him on Twitter at @ariekaplan.    no location Fayetteville Public Library

DIY Solar Thirsty Plant Kit (5th and up)*

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Learn how to use everyday materials to build a solar powered sensor that allows you to monitor how much water your plant needs! You will learn how to build a circuit with electronic components whilst learning about each component’s role.

This event is free and open to those in grades 5th-12th. All supplies will be provided.

2017-03-29 21:30:00 2017-03-29 21:30:00 America/Edmonton DIY Solar Thirsty Plant Kit (5th and up)* Learn how to use everyday materials to build a solar powered sensor that allows you to monitor how much water your plant needs! You will learn how to build a circuit with electronic components whilst learning about each component’s role. This event is free and open to those in grades 5th-12th. All supplies will be provided. no location Fayetteville Public Library

Art Class with Suzie Sanford (K-2)*

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Join us for an hour workshop with Suzie Sanford. Students will work on a mixed media project centered on the current season! This event is free and open to those in grades Kindergarten through second grade. All supplies will be provided.

2017-04-21 20:30:00 2017-04-21 20:30:00 America/Edmonton Art Class with Suzie Sanford (K-2)* Join us for an hour workshop with Suzie Sanford. Students will work on a mixed media project centered on the current season! This event is free and open to those in grades Kindergarten through second grade. All supplies will be provided. no location Fayetteville Public Library

Art class with Suzie Sanford (3-5 years)*

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Join us for an hour long workshop with Suzie Sanford! Students will work on a mixed media project centered on the current season! This event is free and open to those ages 3-5 years. All supplies will be provided.

2017-04-21 15:30:00 2017-04-21 15:30:00 America/Edmonton Art class with Suzie Sanford (3-5 years)* Join us for an hour long workshop with Suzie Sanford! Students will work on a mixed media project centered on the current season! This event is free and open to those ages 3-5 years. All supplies will be provided. no location Fayetteville Public Library

Art Class with Suzie Sanford (K-2)*

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Join us for an hour workshop with Suzie Sanford. Students will work on a mixed media project centered on the current season! This class is free and open to those in grades Kindergarten through 2nd grade. All supplies will be provided.

2017-03-10 21:30:00 2017-03-10 21:30:00 America/Edmonton Art Class with Suzie Sanford (K-2)* Join us for an hour workshop with Suzie Sanford. Students will work on a mixed media project centered on the current season! This class is free and open to those in grades Kindergarten through 2nd grade. All supplies will be provided. no location Fayetteville Public Library

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