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Our Mission: 

Exploration Point! is a STEAM-lab and digital media resource primarily designed for school aged children and teens to develop science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) skills through hands on experiences.

Exploration Point Programming:

Exploration Point offers two types of programs:

Open Exploration

Join us in Exploration Point during open drop-in hours for self-guided STEAM activities! Drop in to make crafts, experiment with technology, or try out the Lego wall! Parents and caregivers are encouraged to work with children to explore their interests and projects. Open Exploration hours are listed below: 

Monday 3PM to 7:30PM
Tuesday 3PM to 7:30PM
Wednesday 3PM to 7:30PM
Friday 3PM to 4:30PM
Saturday 1PM to 4:30PM

Programs

Exploration Point offers fun and creative STEAM programs for ages 6 to 17! Explore 3D printing, green screen photography, and many other tools, make a unique project, and learn about STEAM concepts! What will you create? Please check the CCPL calendar of events for information on upcoming Exploration Point Programs!

Upcoming Programs and Events

Check Currents or the Calendar of Events site for more events.

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Open Exploration
Friday, September 24, 2021 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources and activities during open lab hours!

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Open Exploration
Monday, September 27, 2021 - 3:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources and activities during open lab hours!

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Open Exploration
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 3:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources and activities during open lab hours!

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Writing Group
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 9:15am - 1:00pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Writers of all levels and genres are invited to join our weekly writing group. It is a flexible, drop-in, stay as long as you like, environment. The primary goal is to dedicate quiet time away from the daily chaos to make consistent progress on your novel or children's book. Periodically, per group consensus, some time will be spent brainstorming, critiquing, and sharing knowledge about upcoming events and the book publishing industry.

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Open Exploration
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 1:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources and activities during open lab hours!

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Open Exploration
Friday, October 1, 2021 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources and activities during open lab hours!

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Open Exploration
Monday, October 4, 2021 - 3:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources and activities during open lab hours!

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Open Exploration
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 3:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources and activities during open lab hours!

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Writing Group
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 9:15am - 1:00pm
Ages: Adults
More information
Writers of all levels and genres are invited to join our weekly writing group. It is a flexible, drop-in, stay as long as you like, environment. The primary goal is to dedicate quiet time away from the daily chaos to make consistent progress on your novel or children's book. Periodically, per group consensus, some time will be spent brainstorming, critiquing, and sharing knowledge about upcoming events and the book publishing industry.

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Open Exploration
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 1:00pm - 7:30pm
Ages: 6 - 17
More information
Drop in for self-directed use of our makerspace resources and activities during open lab hours!


Exploration Point! offers:

Available During Programming:

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