STEM Learning

At the FFL, we offer access to hands-on programs and resources to support your child's development of STEM skills! Find out more:

STEM Programs

STEM Programs

We offer after-school clubs and programs for your kids that support STEM learning skills development, such as:

  • Tinker Tots: Children ages 2-6 explore a topic and have hands-on opportunities to learn, explore, and invent through play-to-learn stations related to the month's theme.
  • Little Makers: For children ages 5-8, these hands-on programs facilitate the development of critical thinking, problem solving, and STEM skills
  • Lego Brainstorms: For students grades 3-5. Join us for an introduction to LEGO Robotic programming followed by a mission challenge.
  • Creation Club Jr.: For students grades 3-5. Learn to create and edit videos, podcasts, images, 3D models and more
  • Coding Club: Students in grades 3-6 learn to create their own games, websites and more using, Scratch and other resources.
  • Geek Girl Camp: A week-long opportunity for girls in grades 3-5 to geek out, do fun STEM projects, and get inspired by women in STEM fields
  • Minecraft and Coding: This program is for teens in 6th-12th grade with an interest in learning how to code for Minecraft in Forge. 
  • Mission: Lego: For students grades 5-8. Learn to build and program LEGO robots to complete specific missions!
  • Teens Make: A maker/craft program for teens, featuring different projects each week.
  • 3D Printer Certification: Join us for a one-on-one or group introduction to 3D printing. After attending, you can come in and print things on your own!
  • 3D Design Classes: Adults and students ages 12+ can learn how to design 3D objects using software like Sketchup and Solidworks.

 See a full list of programs or sign up for the programs above on our Events Calendar

Online STEM Learning

Online STEM Learning

STEM Premium Resources

Britannica Library

Look up any topic in this online encylopedia! Includes info on science, math, engineering and tech topics.

Grolier Online

Grolier Online includes searchable info from the New Book of Popular Science, Amazing Animals of the World, Grolier's Multimedia Encyclopedia, and more.

Kids InfoBits

Are you in grades K-5? Find magazine articles just for you, plus online dictionaries, maps, flags, seals, charts and graphs.

Learning Express Library

Find tutorials on popular software, like Microsoft and Adobe products!

Learn a wide range of tech skills, from the basics to advanced topics. Free for FFL patrons to access from anywhere!


webucatorWebucator provides onsite and online training on technologies such as Microsoft, Adobe, Java, XML, HTML, SQL, Project Management, and much more. Webucator has trained more than 44,000 students from over 12,000 organizations.

STEM Books & Resources

STEM Resources for Kids

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STEM Resources for Teens

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