Commonly, spring break implies no classes for students, but a handful of children came to the Stuart C. Library. Mayor Harker Heights on Tuesday to assemble a mini-generator.

Led by librarian Heather Heilman, who also has an interest in all issues science, each and every youngster received a kit that incorporated modest plastic gears, pieces of wood, some hardware and electrical wires, and a miniature light bulb.

“This is enjoyable,” mentioned 7-year-old Sydney Henderson. Her 4-year-old sister Scarlett gave her a massive smile as mom Samantha enjoyed the time they have been in a position to commit collectively.

By way of detailed instruction and lots of tutoring from parents or partners who could lend a second hand, each and every ‘student’ was in a position to assemble modest hand-powered generators.

Powered with a tiny elbow grease, each and every one particular made a flicker of light as the gears and manage moved about.

Gabriel Hernandez, ten, and his dad, Daniel, worked diligently collectively till all the pieces match collectively just appropriate.

“We did it,” Gabriel mentioned.

The science plan is just one particular of quite a few presented at the library.

All applications are listed on the library’s Facebook web page or can be reached by calling the library at 254-953-5491.

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