Make it Messy: Science!

OVERVIEW

Help children aged six to eight conduct science and engineering experiments.  Library staff leads the program including storytime and team games.

PROGRAM GOALS

Provide learning opportunities for children with an interest in science and engineering
Help children develop a love of reading through exposure to exciting books and stories

LENGTH

Fall / Winter / Spring / Summer
One-hour program
Six-week sessions once a week, or five consecutive days for one week
Dates and times vary depending on location

VOLUNTEER QUALIFICATIONS

Currently in high school or post-secondary
Strong reading and speaking skills in English
Positive attitude, reliable, patient, able to stay on task

VOLUNTEER RESPONSIBILITIES

Attend volunteer orientation and training session
Provide support to participants as directed by staff lead
Be a positive role model

TRAINING

A one-hour training and orientation session

BENEFITS

Gain leadership and coaching skills
Meet new people
Have fun and contribute to your community

HELP NEEDED

Alexander Calhoun Library
Bowness Library
Louise Riley Library
Quarry Park Library
Signal Hill Library

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CONTACT

Katie Radke
Email: katie.radke@calgarylibrary.ca
Phone: 403.221.2036

 

 

 

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