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Kinetic Sculpture Camp

Ages 11-18

2019-07-17 13:30:00 2019-07-17 16:30:00 America/New_York Kinetic Sculpture Camp Create a moving AUTOMATON! Come join us to create a kinetic sculpture using cranks, cams and camshafts! Parma Heights Branch

Wednesday, July 17
1:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-07-17 13:30:00 2019-07-17 16:30:00 America/New_York Kinetic Sculpture Camp Create a moving AUTOMATON! Come join us to create a kinetic sculpture using cranks, cams and camshafts! Parma Heights Branch

Parma Heights Branch

Meeting Room A (58)

Create a moving AUTOMATON! Come join us to create a kinetic sculpture using cranks, cams and camshafts!

We will examine how automatons work, the different ways we can make an object move, and the possibilities of telling a story through kinetic art.  You will be asked to sketch a design of an original character within an environment.  Where will that character be placed in its surroundings and how will the character move? 

Each student will then make a three-dimensional mockup of their character to troubleshoot its movements, to figure out the size and placement of the cams and the camshaft. These pieces will then be laser cut out of wood (at a different location), assembled and painted in class to make a kinetic automaton art piece! 

These kinetic sculptures will be displayed together on the wall of the library for a month for people to interact with and enjoy.

Five day camp for ages 11-18. Registration Required. Presented by Progressive Arts Alliance


This program may include activities that could be considered harmful.  In order for your child to participate you must sign the Release and Hold Harmless form and it return it to the program location at least one week prior to the program's start date.  To access the form and learn more about parent options, please visit cuyahogalibrary.org/parent-options

Participants may be recorded and/or surveyed to capture this program's effectiveness. More information can be found at cuyahogalibrary.org/parent-options.

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Parma Heights Branch

pahmgr@cuyahogalibrary.org
Phone: 440.884.2313
Fax: 440.884.2713
Branch manager
Krista Tokarz

Hours
Mon, Sep 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 22 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Sep 24 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 25 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Sep 26 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Sep 27 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Passport processing and photo services are available at this location 7 days a week, no appointment necessary.

Upcoming events

Tue, Sep 22, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
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Canceled
Thu, Sep 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
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Thu, Sep 24, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
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Tue, Sep 29, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Canceled
Thu, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:30am
Boost your baby’s brain through play!

Thu, Oct 01, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Oct 06, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Canceled
Thu, Oct 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Boost your baby’s brain through play!

Thu, Oct 08, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room A (58)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Oct 13, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 15, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Tue, Oct 20, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.

Thu, Oct 22, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Meeting Room C (50)
Aspire Greater Cleveland provides free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes at Cuyahoga County Public Library branches.