Come build with us! Lego Simple Machines & Mechanisms gives kids the opportunity to investigate and understand the operation of simple and compound machines found in everyday life: gears, wheels and axles, levers and pulleys.
Space is extremely limited. Sign up required. Please sign up at the Reference Desk or call (415) 557-4554. Ages 8-12.
Participants are encouraged to think creatively about how things work and to establish links between cause and effect. Examples of machines that can be built are solar powered windmills, power cars, dogbots, clock mechanisms, fishing rods, letter balances & various vehicles.