Homeschool Hub: Arches, Bridges, and Construction

Registration not required

Friday, February 23, 2018

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Carrico/Ft. Thomas Branch

Description

Homeschool Hub welcomes homeschoolers to the library to have a hands on experience in education. 

Work in teams to build arches, a suspension bridge and a truss bridge you can actually crawl across. Learn what makes bridges work - anchors, beams and compression, to name a few. Explore the concepts of live load, dead load, and environmental stress.

Age range: 12-19

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Homeschool Hub welcomes homeschoolers to the library to have a hands on experience in education. 

Work in teams to build arches, a suspension bridge and a truss bridge you can actually crawl across. Learn what makes bridges work - anchors, beams and compression, to name a few. Explore the concepts of live load, dead load, and environmental stress.

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