july, 2023

09jul(jul 9)11:00 am(jul 9)11:00 amThings That Go Boom!Location(s):Brigadier General Charles E. McGee


Event Details

Learn all about chemical reactions! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, Montgomery County.

** Note- free tickets will be available at the 3rd floor customer service desk the day of the program. Space is limited.**

Learn all about chemical reactions!

Learn the four signs of a chemical reaction through foaming and color changing experiments, balloon inflation, and, of course, some explosions! Conclude with our Mad Science Bubbling potions, where kids will get to learn about dry ice and see the creation of real clouds!

This is a summertime program for children ages five and up and their families.

Looking for something to do until this program? Sign up for the library’s Summer Reading Challenge! Preregistration begins May 15. Log activities from June 17 – August 31, 2023.

Take a look at these resources for kids using your library card. Don’t have a card right now? No worries!  Find out how to Get a Library Card.

TumbleBooks – books that read themselves

Kanopy Kids– videos and animated books

BookFlix – animated stories

Explora Educators, Explora Primary School – education resources

Accommodation Requests

People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing should request English-language captioning or sign-language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program they plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.


(Sunday) 11:00 am - 11:45 am EST


Brigadier General Charles E. McGee Library

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