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STEAM Universe lists upcoming STEM grants.  Get them on your calendar!   ...

February 15 is the deadline for public libraries that serve rural areas to apply for STEM grants of $3500.  One hundred and ten libraries will be selected.  Learn more here. ...

The Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool Youth Development Network’s  Project Accelerate and Click2Science are offering a FREE, engaging, interactive webinar focusing on the Click2Science skills of Making Connections to STEM Careers and Asking Purposeful Questions. Gain ideas...

November 6-8, Barnes and Noble  will have mini maker faires going on in all their stores. Look here for more information.   ...

Sarah Applegate

Sarah Applegate by Sarah Applegate Currently Reading: The Nightmare Charade by Mindee Arnett I recently took on a full-time youth services position within my library and now find myself having to plan programs for birth to teen. Preschool and teen programming is easy for me....

You didn’t go to the Public Libraries and STEM conference in Denver?  You can read the background papers and access other resources. Also consider accessing STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) expertise through free resources and opportunities from the STAR Library...

ILEAD USA Techni-gals Team will be posting all this week during their STEM camp!!  Tune in to http://www.technigals.org/ The team also created this cool logo! Contact Techni-gals if you have any questions–or just to tell them you saw their blog! ...

Apply by 9/18/15 to host a #STEM traveling exhibition. Perfect for small spaces. ...

The Foundation wants to support youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment.  The grant range is from $20,000 to $75,000 over a one-year period  Deadline:  August 1; November 1;...

Norwood Public Library offers Robotic program. ...