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Welcome to FrankenSTEM 2020!
We love STEM and we love Halloween, so FrankenSTEM is one of our favorite events of the whole year!
How to Find Out More
To find a book about (mad) science experiments, click on the stack of books beside the mad scientist.
To learn how to make fluffy slime, click on the slime splatter on the wall above the stack of books.
To do a fun line art craft, click on the mad scientist.
To watch the book trailer for Ethan Long's funny book about scaring, click on the Fright Club poster.
To register for our live interactive show presented by Bright Star Touring Theatre on Tuesday, October 20th at 5:30 pm via Zoom, click on the FrankenSTEM poster.
To watch the book trailer for Adam Rex's silly picture book, click on the Frankenstein Takes the Cake poster.
To learn how to make a magic potion from Chirp Science, click on the beakers.
To find cool STEM projects from the National Science Foundation, click on the microscope.
To find books to read online, click on the books Miss Ashlin is carrying.

But Wait, There's More!
  • Stop by the library to pick up a FrankenSTEM activity kit*!
  • Make fluffy slime during this week's Maker Monday.
  • Watch the FrankenSTEM show from Brightstar Touring Theatre Company
Looking for more cool FrankenSTEM activities? Come by the library to pick up a special activity kit*, including:
  • Frankenstein craft
  • Instructions on how to make fluffy slime
  • Play a game to build a monster like Frankenstein's
  • Learn how to play Frankie Says
*Available while supplies last
Maker Monday: Fluffy Slime
For full instructions, photos, and other Maker Monday projects, visit
FrankenSTEM with Bright Star Touring Theatre
Didn't make it to the live show? No worries! Watch it here until Wednesday, November 4th.