DIY Kaleidoscope - Take-and-Make Activity for Ages 4-12

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Age Group:

Registration is closed because no more seats are available.
Allowed Ages: 4 to 12

Program Description

Event Description

A kaleidoscope is a toy that uses light and mirrors to reflect images and create beautiful repeating patterns. Using the supplies provided in the kit, use your creativity to make your own kaleidoscope to explore how mirrors reflect images by bouncing light around! (click on the picture for an example of a moving kaleidoscope)

Kits will be available for pick-up from May 11 - May 17 at the Children's Information Desk or via Curbside pickup. Any kits not picked up by 8 pm on May 17 will be made available to the waiting list.


Warning: Kit contains small parts that could represent a choking hazard. It is not intended for children under 3. It is encouraged that an adult supervise children while using this Metropolitan Library System Take & Make Bag.

We can only guarantee one kit per registration.  Please register individually to ensure that kits are appropriately distributed.  Special notes should not be used for additional registrations.

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