Summer Stride 2020 STEM Challenge Yo Self

STEM: Parachute Design Challenge

Tuesday, 8/4/2020
11:00 - 11:15
Virtual Library

Online Services
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States

Can you harness air resistance? Learn the basics of gravity, air resistance and how to design a better parachute. Gather a plastic bag, string, scissors, pencil and a toy for this challenge with Librarian Joseph.

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STEM Challenge Yo’Self is created by the San Francisco Public Library from our librarian lab. Stay STEM-tastic by reading, learning and experimenting at home. Visit for more resources.


Questions about the program or problems registering? Contact For accommodations (such as ASL interpretation or captioning), call (415) 557-4557 or contact Requesting at least 72 hours in advance will help ensure availability.

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