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A yellow origami rocket

Rocket to the Solar Eclipse!

In-Person Program

2024-04-05 14:00:00 2024-04-05 15:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Rocket to the Solar Eclipse! Join us at the library to celebrate the upcoming solar eclipse by creating an origami rocket and learning all about eclipses.  Attendees will receive a pair of eclipse glasses while supplies last. For ages 5 - 12 Claremont Helen Renwick Library - Meeting Room

Friday, April 05
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-04-05 14:00:00 2024-04-05 15:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Rocket to the Solar Eclipse! Join us at the library to celebrate the upcoming solar eclipse by creating an origami rocket and learning all about eclipses.  Attendees will receive a pair of eclipse glasses while supplies last. For ages 5 - 12 Claremont Helen Renwick Library - Meeting Room

Join us at the library to celebrate the upcoming solar eclipse by creating an origami rocket and learning all about eclipses.  Attendees will receive a pair of eclipse glasses while supplies last. For ages 5 - 12

A total solar eclipse happens when the moon passes between the sun and earth at such an angle that the moon completely covers the sun and blocks out its light.

On April 8, 2024, Claremont will see a partial solar eclipse from 10:06 am – 12:22 pm. 

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | STEAM | Arts, Crafts, & Hobbies |

TAGS: | Space & Astronomy |

Claremont Helen Renwick Library

Phone: 909.621.4902

Hours
Mon, Jun 10 Closed
Tue, Jun 11 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 12 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 13 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Jun 14 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 15 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 16 Closed

About the branch

Claremont Library was founded in 1914. It has been at its current location since 1928. The present building opened on April 25, 1975. The Friends of the Claremont Public Library was founded in 1957.

Upcoming events

Fri, Jun 14, 10:20am - 10:50am
Meeting Room
NEW START TIME! Babies will discover steady beat through lap and floor games and dancing. Parents will learn how to encourage their baby in music play, while increasing their repertoire of children’s music. For ages 6 months - 2 years, with caregiver
This event is full

Fri, Jun 14, 11:10am - 11:40am
Meeting Room
NEW START TIME! Babies will discover steady beat through lap and floor games and dancing. Parents will learn how to encourage their baby in music play, while increasing their repertoire of children’s music. For ages 6 months - 2 years, with caregiver
This event is full

Sat, Jun 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Have your own hands-on glass art experience by making a colorful pendant! Visiting artist Ana Parkinson, will help you create a fused glass piece by arranging and layering small bits of colored glass using tweezers and glue. For adults 18+
This event is full

Tue, Jun 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for an exciting bubble show where a Bubblologist will discuss the science of bubbles while demonstrating shimmering waves of soap films and all kinds of bubbles For ages 3 - 12 with a parent or caregiver

Thu, Jun 20, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.
This event is full

Thu, Jun 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
LA County Department of Public Health is partnering with LA County Library to provide FREE flu vaccinations and the updated 2023-24 COVID-19 vaccine. Health insurance is not required but will be requested if insured. 
Register

Fri, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn to make your own beaded jewelry! Join us in a class led by artist and jewelry maker Ms. Danli and choose from a variety of beads and materials to create your own beautiful jewelry to take home with you! For ages 12 – 17

Sat, Jun 22, 10:30am - 11:15am
Meeting Room
New parents, join us at a special program designed for you. Bring your new baby and learn about all the great programs and services we have for parents, caregivers, and children, and connect with other new parents/families in the community.

Wed, Jun 26, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a fun rhythm-filled workshop into the world of percussion. Participants will learn about the different kinds of percussion instruments and have the opportunity to try some of them out! For ages 6 – 14
This event is full

Wed, Jun 26, 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Meeting Room
Join us for a fun rhythm-filled workshop into the world of percussion. Participants will learn about the different kinds of percussion instruments and have the opportunity to try some of them out! For ages 6 – 14
This event is full

Thu, Jun 27, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.

Thu, Jul 11, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room
Let’s get ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and movement while learning school readiness skills and having fun. For ages 2 - 5 with their parent or caregiver.