STEAM Festival at Blount County Public Library
Date: October 14, 2017 Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Event Description “STEAM Festival,” part of a statewide celebration of science, technology, engineering, arts and math, will bring a host of fun, hands-on activities for all ages, all day long! o 10:30 a.m., Science Show with Professor Greybeard: The library’s favorite mad scientist is back to shock kids (and their grownups!), tickle your fancy and your funny bone, and teach all sorts of cool stuff about science. There will be hand-on science booths after the show! In the Main Gallery and Children’s Library. o 2:00-4:00 p.m., Craft Jam: Redwork Embroidery: Learn to do Redwork Embroidery with preprinted patterns! Margaret and Sassy of Twisted Sisters Quilt Shop (320 Court St., Maryville) will bring fabric, embroidery floss and needles – try your hand at this simple but beautiful craft, or just watch other crafters at work. In the Main Gallery.