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Build & Explore

2023-03-30 15:30:00 2023-03-30 16:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Build & Explore Join us for brick building! We provide the materials, just bring your imagination! For ages 5-12 with a parent or caregiver. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library -

Thursday, March 30
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-03-30 15:30:00 2023-03-30 16:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Build & Explore Join us for brick building! We provide the materials, just bring your imagination! For ages 5-12 with a parent or caregiver. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library -

Join us for brick building! We provide the materials, just bring your imagination! For ages 5-12 with a parent or caregiver.

Attendance is limited, and advance registration is required. Please register every individual in your party, including kids. This will be used to save your spots in the program. We cannot guarantee availability for any unregistered attendees.

This event is held in-person. LA County Public Health strongly encourages masks and physical distancing indoors regardless of vaccination status. Masks will continue to be available for customers upon request. Please see the Guidelines for Attendees during the registration process for more information.

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Preschoolers | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | STEAM |

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library

Phone: 310.327.4830

Hours
We're closed Monday February 19 due to Presidents' Day
Mon, Feb 19 Closed
(Presidents' Day)
Tue, Feb 20 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 Closed

About the branch

The original library opened in a leased storefront building at 18419 S. Avalon Blvd on June 4, 1959. The present library was dedicated on June 2, 1973.

Upcoming events

Tue, Feb 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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. 
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Tue, Feb 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
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Thu, Feb 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us for brick building! We provide the materials, just bring your imagination! For ages 5 – 12 with a parent or caregiver.

Thu, Feb 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us for brick building! We provide the materials, just bring your imagination! For ages 5 – 12 with a parent or caregiver.

Tue, Mar 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn about St. Patrick's Day and why it's celebrated by our friends from Ireland. Then make your own St. Patrick's Day decor using foamies and yarn. All materials will be provided. For ages 5 - 12 with a parent or caregiver.

Fri, Mar 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn about how sun catchers capture rays of light that can cast a dazzling array of colors across a room. Then decorate your own sun catcher made out of clear plastic and glass paint. All materials will be provided. For all ages.

Wed, Mar 13, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Learn about science and engineering in this STEM workshop with an expert from Eye Discover. This workshop will encourage kids to think critically and embrace collaboration. For ages 5 - 12.

Thu, Mar 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
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, Mar 14, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us for brick building! We provide the materials, just bring your imagination! For ages 5 – 12 with a parent or caregiver

Tue, Mar 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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

Tue, Mar 19, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Do you know that the tambourine is also a drum, a musical instrument? Lean about the how the tambourine came about then make your own with yarn, bells and some stickers! All materials will be provided. For ages 5 - 12 with a parent or caregiver.

Thu, Mar 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
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, Mar 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join us for brick building! We provide the materials, just bring your imagination! For ages 5 – 12 with a parent or caregiver