Due to a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19, Warr Acres Library is currently closed. In accordance with CDC guidelines, the library will be disinfected. We expect to reopen on Saturday, September 19, 2020. 

The Ralph Ellison Library is providing curbside services only until further notice. Watch our website for updates about Ralph Ellison’s reopening.


All Metro Library locations are in the "Grab & Go" stage. In this stage, customers can come into a library to use a computer, print/copy/fax/scan, and briefly browse the shelves. Masks are required. Click here for more information.

STEAM in September: Moon Lander Design Challenge

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Program Type:

Science & STEAM

Age Group:

Registration for this event will be open from September 27, 2020 @ 5:00am to October 3, 2020 @ 9:00am.
Allowed Ages: 12 to 18

Program Description

Event Description

Landing on the moon is tricky! Test your design skills in this NASA Design Squad Challenge: Touchdown. We challenge you to design and build a shock-absorbing system that will protect two "astronauts" when they land. Kits are one per FAMILY (teens ages 12-18) and can be picked up at Northwest Library from Wednesday September 30th through Saturday October 3rd during curbside pickup hours.