STEM: Fiber Optic Flashlight

Friday, 10/23/2020
12:00 - 1:00
Virtual Library

Online Services
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States

Learn basic circuitry and optical fibers with SFPL To Go Science Kit. 

Tune in on Facebook for a live demo. 

To participate, visit your nearest SFPL To GO GO to pick up materials to build a fun fiber optic flashlight. The e-kits will be available for pick-up starting Tuesday, October 13. For more information, call (415) 554-9009.  


SFPL TO GO GO locations:


Bayview Bookmobile

Willie Brown Jr. Middle School—Revere Avenue at Rankin Street, San Francisco, CA 94124

Every Tuesday and Thursday, 2–6 p.m.


Mission Bookmobile

John O’Connell High School—Harrison and 20th Streets, San Francisco, CA 94110

Every Tuesday and Thursday, 2–6 p.m.



Jose Ortega Elementary School—400 Sargent Street, San Francisco, CA 94132

Every Tuesday and Thursday, 2–6 p.m.


Treasure Island Bookmobile

Treasure Island stop—Avenue H and 11th Street, San Francisco, CA 94130

Every Wednesday, 2–6 p.m.


fiber optic sample kit

The Bay Area Science Festival is an annual celebration of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Organized by the Science and Health Education Partnership at UCSF, the Festival features hundreds of online activities, provocative conversations and virtual tours of cutting-edge facilities, all designed to connect residents with the region’s scientists and engineers.


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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