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Engineering for the Family: Can you handle the load?

Engineering for the Family: Can you handle the load?

How do these skyscrapers and bridges handle so much load?  Have you heard of lie load and dead load?  Dead load is the weight of the building and materials used to build it.  Live load is the weight with all the people that move in and out of it.  Join us to create your own sturdy structures and test it!

This program is for children 5 and up and their parents, presented by Mrs. Thomas, Engineering teacher from BASIS Independent School in Fremont.

Supplies and space are limited. Tickets are handed out at the Children’s Area starting 15 minutes before program starts. Due to the high demand, we recommend that you arrive early and line up for tickets. Tickets are not guaranteed.

Contact: Children's Information Desk (510) 745-1421 or Email: FremontChildrens@aclibrary.org

Date:
Monday, February 3, 2020
Time:
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Fukaya Room B
Library:
Fremont Main Library
Audience:
  Families or All Ages     Kids     Teens  
Categories:
  Education and Learning  

The Library is wheelchair accessible. An ASL (American Sign Language) interpreter will be provided for this program if requested at least 7 days in advance. For assistance, please contact your library or accessibility@aclibrary.org.  Events subject to change or cancellation without prior notice.

All Alameda County Library events are free.