Age Group:Middle Grades (9-12)
Learn how the Bora-Huitoto People, one of the many tribes living in the Amazon forest use giant drums to communicate between villages. Pick up your free materials kit* at the library to create your own small drum replica. Then learn to make rhythms and music using your drum. Have fun communicating with your friends and family in a new way!
*Participants will need clear tape, scissors, and any other drawing supplies they prefer to use for the project.
Set off on an adventure to explore new places, cultures, and modes of travel in this annual Spring into STEAM event.
This year’s STEAM Challenge includes 4 workshops. Each workshop will reveal a secret code. Complete at least 2 different workshops and write the codes down on a piece of paper or on the bookmark provided on the program flyer. Return to a library branch offering services to claim a pair of binoculars!