Free Book Fair: Money Smart Week

Let your child’s imagination grow while learning math and money management skills. Youth Services has set up a mini Book fair for your child to enjoy by playing different parts such as patron and salesperson! The best part is that the money is fake but the purchases are real. Your child will be taking home fun prizes, school supplies, and books after their different shifts at the library fair! Each child will receive some money and can have chances to earn more through challenges for a little extra fun! Program is for Ages 12 & under at the Portsmouth Library… Read More »

Maker Space Saturday

Calling all artists, inventors, builders, and thinkers! This monthly STEAM-Based kids program will challenge you to solve problems and get creative with a variety of everyday items (rubber bands, cardboard, batteries, etc.). Every month there will be a different Maker Challenge for you to tackle, but if you just want to tinker, LEGOS and art supplies will be set out for anyone to use! Littles should be supervised by a parent during free play with legos and art supplies.

Maker Space Saturday

Calling all artists, inventors, builders, and thinkers! This monthly STEAM-Based kids program will challenge you to solve problems and get creative with a variety of everyday items (rubber bands, cardboard, batteries, etc.). Every month there will be a different Maker Challenge for you to tackle, but if you just want to tinker, LEGOS and art supplies will be set out for anyone to use! Littles should be supervised by a parent during free play with legos and art supplies.

It’s Slime Time!!

Tweens ages 9 – 12 are invited to make fall slime at the Lucasville Library!

S.T.E.M Time

It’s time to get techy! We offer a range of fun STEM based programs including computer games, virtual reality, building kits, and more! Join us at 2:30 in the meeting room to see what activity we have in store!

Science Meets Literature Ice Cream in a Bag

Hey, Science lovers! Check out our YouTube channel on Thursday, August 12th to learn an experiment that will let you beat the heat by making ice cream in a bag. Learn how to make the ice cream and the science behind how the process works.

Science Meets Literature

Salt Crystals Hey, Science lovers! Check out our YouTube channel on Thursday, May 13th to find out how to grow colorful crystals at home and learn the science behind how crystals form and other ways you came make them!

Science Meets Literature – Cartesian Divers

Hey, Science lovers! Check out our YouTube channel on Thursday, April 8th to learn how to do an experiment that looks like a magic trick, uses only a few simple items and is ready to perform in minutes! Then stick around to learn the science behind it!

Cloud in a Jar: Virtual Science Lab

Join Youth Services as we do a fun STEM experiment. All you will need is a glass jar, ice, and hair spray! We will also be learning about how clouds are made and the different types of clouds.