How Do You Make Oobleck Dance? Find Out at Any Siouxland Libraries Branch

Oobleck is a gooey substance that gets its name from the Dr. Seuss book Bartholomew and the Oobleck. But how can you make it dance? Come to any Siouxland Libraries branch and learn!

Part of the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program, Making Waves, will give kids in Grades K through 5 the opportunity to learn about the science of sound with hands-on experiments. It will be presented on these dates:

Location  Address 
Monday, June 4
2:30–3:30 p.m.
Caille Branch
4100 Carnegie Circle
Tuesday, June 5
10:30–11:30 a.m.
Ronning Branch
3100 East 49th Street
Tuesday, June 5
2:30–3:30 p.m.
Downtown Library
200 North Dakota Avenue
Wednesday, June 6
3:15–4 p.m.
Prairie West Branch
7630 West 26th Street
Thursday, June 7
2:30–3:30 p.m.
Oak View Branch
3700 East Third Street
Friday, June 8
10:30–11:30 a.m.
Baltic Branch
213 St. Olaf Avenue
Monday, June 25
2:30–3:30 p.m.
Brandon Community Library
305 South Splitrock Boulevard
Tuesday, June 26
3–4 p.m.
Hartford Branch
705 East Second Avenue
Wednesday, June 27
3–4 p.m.
Colton Branch
402 South Dakota Avenue
Thursday, June 28
2–3 p.m.
Split Rock Park
605 Fifth Street
Friday, June 29
10:30–11:30 a.m.
Crooks Branch
900 North West Avenue

If an ADA accommodation is needed, please contact the Human Relations Office at 605‑367‑8745 (voice), 605-367-7039 (TTY), or at least 72 hours before the event.

For more information, please call Siouxland Libraries’ Downtown Library, 367-8700, or visit


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