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Curious Kids Workshop for Grades 4 - 6

2022-06-20 14:00:00 2022-06-20 15:00:00 America/Chicago Curious Kids Workshop for Grades 4 - 6 Curious about polar animals? Come learn all about the remarkable adaptation that allows them to live in freezing waters! For kids entering 4th - 6th grade. Bentonville Public Library

Monday, June 20
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-06-20 14:00:00 2022-06-20 15:00:00 America/Chicago Curious Kids Workshop for Grades 4 - 6 Curious about polar animals? Come learn all about the remarkable adaptation that allows them to live in freezing waters! For kids entering 4th - 6th grade. Bentonville Public Library

Bentonville Public Library

Walmart Community Room

Curious about polar animals? Come learn all about the remarkable adaptation that allows them to live in freezing waters! For kids entering 4th - 6th grade.

Feed your curiosity all summer long at the library! We'll walk you through fun hands-on activities and share related books for further exploration of the topic.

For kids entering 4th - 6th grade. Registration is required.

June 20 - Polar Plunge! How are polar animals able to survive in freezing arctic temperatures? Come learn all about the remarkable adaptation that makes it possible and see if you can improvise something similar for yourself. How long will your hand be able to last in icy water?

AGE GROUP: | School-Age |

EVENT TYPE: | STEM | Education |

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Bentonville Public Library

Phone: 479-271-3192

Hours

Today's hours

We're open 9:00AM to 8:00PM

Mon, Jul 04 Closed
(Independence Day)
Tue, Jul 05 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jul 06 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 07 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 08 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jul 09 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jul 10 Closed

About the branch

Bentonville Public Library is located just 3 blocks south of the Downtown Square, at 405 S. Main Street in Bentonville, Arkansas. Facility amenities include an engaging adult collection with private study rooms, vibrant children's and teen spaces, community meeting rooms, genealogy research center and café. 

Upcoming events

Wed, Jul 06, 9:30am - 9:50am
Children's Area
Books, songs, movement, and LOTS of fun! Best for ages 18-36 months and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 06, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 06, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Walmart Community Room
Eight week creative writing workshop for kids entering 4th - 6th grade.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 06, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Teen Zone
Rising 7th - 12th graders, take the challenge to write a novel this summer!
Registration is now closed

Wed, Jul 06, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Rotary Conference Room
Library Advisory Board Meeting

Wed, Jul 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
McGaugh Family Literacy Area (Sun Room)
July Discussion of All the Truth That's in Me by Julie Berry

Wed, Jul 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Walmart Community Room
An introduction to robotics for students in kindergarten - 2nd grade.Register

Wed, Jul 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Open chess play for adults of all skill levels.

Wed, Jul 06, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Join Ms. Paola for books, songs, and lots of fun in both English and Spanish! For all ages. Únete con la señorita Paola para cuentos, canciones y diversión en inglés y español! Para todas las edades.

Thu, Jul 07, 9:30am - 9:45am
Walmart Community Room
Books, songs, lap bounces, and more! Best for ages 0-18 months and their caregiver.

Thu, Jul 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Walmart Community Room
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Thu, Jul 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Walmart Community Room
Curious about Hawaii? Join us for books, activities and a boatload of fun as we learn all about it. For kids entering 1st- 3rd grade.
This event is full

Thu, Jul 07, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Walmart Community Room
Join us for a free movie night on our big screen!

Fri, Jul 08, 9:30am - 10:30am
Books, songs, movement activities, and more - with a wetlands twist! All ages welcome.Register

Fri, Jul 08, 10:30am - 11:15am
BPL's Backyard
An outdoor magic show for all ages.

Sat, Jul 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Children's Area
Practice your reading-aloud skills with a non-judgmental audience - a dog! For all ages.

Sat, Jul 09, 11:15am - 11:45am
Books, songs, movement activities, and more! All ages welcome.

Mon, Jul 11, 9:00am - 9:30am
Enjoy storytime from the comfort of your home! Great for all ages.

Mon, Jul 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Rotary Conference Room
Friends of the Bentonville Library Monthly Meeting

Mon, Jul 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Walmart Community Room
STEAM workshop presented by the Scott Family Amazeum. For ages 3 - 5.

Mon, Jul 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Teen Zone
Rising 7th - 12th graders are invited to this creative workshop!
This event is full

Mon, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Walmart Community Room
Rising 7th - 12th graders are invited to this 3-session ACT Boot Camp.

Mon, Jul 11, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Rotary Conference Room
Curious about bioluminescence? Join us for books and an art activity all about glowing sea creatures. For kids entering 4th - 6th grade.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 11, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Teen Zone
7th - 12th graders are invited to join D&D each week @BPL!
This event is full

Mon, Jul 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Rotary Conference Room
Read, think, and share ideas about great books! This month, we're talking about The Last Last-Day-Of-Summer by Lamar Giles. For children entering 4th - 6th grade.

Tue, Jul 12, 9:30am - 9:50am
Walmart Community Room
Books, songs, movement, and LOTS of fun! Best for ages 18-36 months and their caregiver.

Tue, Jul 12, 10:30am - 11:00am
Walmart Community Room
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Tue, Jul 12, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Walmart Community Room
Rising 7th - 12th graders are invited to this 3-session ACT Boot Camp.

Tue, Jul 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Walmart Community Room
Join Ms. Megan each month to explore a variety of craft materials and techniques. Check back for project information! For kids entering K - 6th grade.

Tue, Jul 12, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Teen Zone
7th - 12th graders, bring your laptops and join our Coding Club!
This event is full

Tue, Jul 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
McGaugh Family Literacy Area (Sun Room)
July Discussion of The Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel

Wed, Jul 13, 9:30am - 9:50am
Walmart Community Room
Books, songs, movement, and LOTS of fun! Best for ages 18-36 months and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 13, 10:30am - 11:00am
Walmart Community Room
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 13, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Rotary Conference Room
Eight week creative writing workshop for kids entering 4th - 6th grade.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Teen Zone
Rising 7th - 12th graders, take the challenge to write a novel this summer!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Walmart Community Room
Rising 7th - 12th graders are invited to this 3-session ACT Boot Camp.

Wed, Jul 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
An outdoor, interactive performance for ages 3 and up.

Wed, Jul 13, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Rotary Conference Room
July Discussion of Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Wed, Jul 13, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Children's Area
Bedtime stories for the whole family! All ages welcome.

Thu, Jul 14, 9:30am - 9:45am
Walmart Community Room
Books, songs, lap bounces, and more! Best for ages 0-18 months and their caregiver.

Thu, Jul 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Walmart Community Room
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Thu, Jul 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Walmart Community Room
This week, we're diving into picture books. Participants get to vote on the title selection! For kids entering 1st - 3rd grade.

Thu, Jul 14, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Walmart Community Room
Join us for a free movie night on our big screen!

Fri, Jul 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Books, songs, movement activities, and more - with a historical twist! All ages welcome.

Fri, Jul 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Walmart Community Room
Family-friendly movies on the big screen! All ages welcome.

Sat, Jul 16, 11:15am - 11:45am
Books, songs, movement activities, and more! All ages welcome.

Sat, Jul 16, 11:30am - 2:30pm
University of Arkansas Museum (U of AM) staff will be at the Bentonville Public Library to share a selection of shark specimens from the collections, such as teeth (including megalodon) and eggs!

Mon, Jul 18, 9:00am - 9:30am
Enjoy storytime from the comfort of your home! Great for all ages.

Mon, Jul 18, 10:30am - 11:30am
STEAM workshop presented by the Scott Family Amazeum. For ages 6 - 12.
This event is full

Mon, Jul 18, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Teen Zone
Rising 7th - 12th graders are invited to this creative workshop!

Mon, Jul 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Walmart Community Room
Curious about Japan's Marine Day? Join us for books and a yummy treat to celebrate the occasion. For kids entering 4th - 6th grade.
Registration opens Monday, July 11 2022 at 9:00am

Mon, Jul 18, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Teen Zone
7th - 12th graders are invited to join D&D each week @BPL!
This event is full

Mon, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
McGaugh Family Literacy Area (Sun Room)
July Discussion of The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan

Rescheduled
Mon, Jul 18, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
New date Monday, July 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Book club discussion group with Mayor Stephanie Orman.

Tue, Jul 19, 9:30am - 9:50am
Walmart Community Room
Books, songs, movement, and LOTS of fun! Best for ages 18-36 months and their caregiver.

Tue, Jul 19, 10:30am - 11:00am
Walmart Community Room
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Tue, Jul 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Walmart Community Room
Practice the art of origami with our volunteer instructors. All skill levels welcome! For kids in 1st - 7th grade.

Tue, Jul 19, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Teen Zone
7th - 12th graders, bring your laptops and join our Coding Club!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 20, 9:30am - 9:50am
Walmart Community Room
Books, songs, movement, and LOTS of fun! Best for ages 18-36 months and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Walmart Community Room
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 20, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Rotary Conference Room
Eight week creative writing workshop for kids entering 4th - 6th grade.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 20, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Teen Zone
Rising 7th - 12th graders, take the challenge to write a novel this summer!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Walmart Community Room
An introduction to robotics for students in kindergarten - 2nd grade.Register

Wed, Jul 20, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Join Ms. Paola for books, songs, and lots of fun in both English and Spanish! For all ages. Únete con la señorita Paola para cuentos, canciones y diversión en inglés y español! Para todas las edades.

Thu, Jul 21, 9:30am - 9:45am
Walmart Community Room
Books, songs, lap bounces, and more! Best for ages 0-18 months and their caregiver.

Thu, Jul 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Walmart Community Room
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Thu, Jul 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Walmart Community Room
Curious about Morse code? Join us for books, activities and a boatload of fun as we learn all about it. For kids entering 1st- 3rd grade.
Registration opens Thursday, July 7 2022 at 9:00am

Thu, Jul 21, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Walmart Community Room
Join us for a free movie night on our big screen!

Sat, Jul 23, 11:15am - 11:45am
Books, songs, movement activities, and more! All ages welcome.

Mon, Jul 25, 9:00am - 9:30am
Virtual
Enjoy storytime from the comfort of your home! Great for all ages.

Mon, Jul 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Walmart Community Room
Teens are invited to this STEAM workshop, presented by the Amazeum!

Mon, Jul 25, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Teen Zone
7th - 12th graders are invited to join D&D each week @BPL!
This event is full

Mon, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Rotary Conference Room
Northwest Arkansas Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting

Mon, Jul 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual
Book club discussion group with Mayor Stephanie Orman.

Tue, Jul 26, 9:30am - 9:50am
Walmart Community Room
Books, songs, movement, and LOTS of fun! Best for ages 18-36 months and their caregiver.

Tue, Jul 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Tue, Jul 26, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Walmart Community Room
Build a LEGO® model based on the monthly challenge. For kids entering K - 6th grade.

Tue, Jul 26, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Teen Zone
7th - 12th graders, bring your laptops and join our Coding Club!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 27, 9:30am - 9:50am
Children's Area
Books, songs, movement, and LOTS of fun! Best for ages 18-36 months and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Wed, Jul 27, 11:00am - 12:30pm
McGaugh Family Literacy Area (Sun Room)
Eight week creative writing workshop for kids entering 4th - 6th grade.
This event is full

Wed, Jul 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Teen Zone
Rising 7th - 12th graders, take the challenge to write a novel this summer!
This event is full

Wed, Jul 27, 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Children's Area
Bedtime stories for the whole family! All ages welcome.

Thu, Jul 28, 9:00am - 7:00pm
Rotary Conference Room,Walmart Community Room
Educators only: 9AM-7PM
Educators & Friends of the Library Members only: 4PM-7PM

Canceled
Thu, Jul 28, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Open to the general public

Thu, Jul 28, 9:30am - 9:45am
Children's Area
Books, songs, lap bounces, and more! Best for ages 0-18 months and their caregiver.

Thu, Jul 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Children's Area
Engaging stories, silly rhymes, interactive music and movement activities, and more! Best for ages 3-6 and their caregiver.

Thu, Jul 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Veranda
This week, we're diving into chapter books. Participants get to vote on the title selection! For kids entering 1st - 3rd grade.
Registration opens Thursday, July 14 2022 at 9:00am

Fri, Jul 29, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Rotary Conference Room,Walmart Community Room
Open to the general public

Fri, Jul 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Veranda
Make your own ice cream! For ages 5 - 12
Registration opens Friday, July 15 2022 at 9:00am

Sat, Jul 30, All day
This is your last chance to get those reading minutes logged into the READsquared app.

Sat, Jul 30, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Rotary Conference Room,Walmart Community Room
Open to the general public

Sat, Jul 30, 11:15am - 11:45am
Children's Area
Books, songs, movement activities, and more! All ages welcome.

Mon, Aug 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Rotary Conference Room
Friends of the Bentonville Library Monthly Meeting

Mon, Aug 01, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Teen Zone
7th - 12th graders are invited to join D&D each week @BPL!
This event is full

Wed, Aug 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Rotary Conference Room
Library Advisory Board Meeting

Wed, Aug 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
McGaugh Family Literacy Area (Sun Room)
August Discussion of The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe

Wed, Aug 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Walmart Community Room
An introduction to robotics for students in kindergarten - 2nd grade.Register

Wed, Aug 03, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Open chess play for adults of all skill levels.