Lights on for Little Ones STEM Program Enrollment

August 20, 2019 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Address: 3502 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68105-1919

Lights On For Little Ones STEM out-of-school program is our youth program dedicated to “Keeping youth safe, engaged, illuminated, and prepared to be successful adults in STEM careers.”

L.O.L.O. is also organized to provide an enriching haven where youth can receive shelter, free meals, stem education, get help with homework, participate in sports, arts and other engaging activities under the supervision of caring adults. We empower our youth to recognize their potential and to realize their dreams.

Related upcoming events

  • August 22, 2019 5:30 pm - August 22, 2019 7:30 pm

    Drive, build, program and play with robots, LEGOS and other STEM toys. Featured activities may include Sphero, Dash, LEGO Boost, Botley and other robots, coding challenges, Keva planks, AR/VR experiences and more. Beginners and experts are welcome.

  • September 4, 2019 10:00 am - September 4, 2019 11:00 am

    During this sensory play time kids will get the opportunity to create two types of playdough and then set loose for creative and imaginative play with the dough. Visit https://omaha.bibliocommons.com/events/search/fq=types:(5873bf189647c63300b24c61)/event/5d20e6ca2fc7d232514483f0 for more information.

  • September 6, 2019 4:00 pm - September 6, 2019 5:00 pm

    Use your imagination to build unique creations! This event is open ended, various building materials (Legos, marble runs, Tinker Toys, snap circuits, magnetic tiles, etc.) will be set out, and kids may choose how they want to play. Parents are encouraged to build too. Visit https://omaha.bibliocommons.com/events/search/fq=types:(5873bf189647c63300b24c61)/event/5d20e08dc98448470091c8c7 for more information.

  • September 14, 2019 2:00 pm - September 14, 2019 4:00 pm

    Create your own flavor of ice cream while learning about the science behind the frozen treat! Visit  https://omaha.bibliocommons.com/events/search/fq=types:(5873bf189647c63300b24c61)/event/5d1cd9732ccbe3494d71f966 for more information.

  • September 17, 2019 4:30 pm - September 17, 2019 6:30 pm

    Come visit the Biomechanics Research Building at UNO to explore how mathematics helps scientists understand how the human body moves!  Biomechanics is the study of the forces that act on the body and the effects they produce.  At this event you will get to tour our state of the art research laboratories that explore human movement, virtual reality, prosthetic design, machining and prototyping, and animal movement. The event is on September 17th from 4:30pm - 6:30pm.

  • September 18, 2019 3:00 pm - September 18, 2019 4:00 pm

    Kite enthusiast Randy Fox will be here to teach us about the history and impact of kite flying.  Then we will construct our own kites by upcycling waste materials. Program is geared to elementary school aged children.  Registration is required and limited to 30 attendees. Visit https://omaha.bibliocommons.com/events/search/fq=types:(5873bf189647c63300b24c61)/event/5d20e0c12ccbe3494d724a2e for more information.

  • September 20, 2019 All day

    The UNO STEM TRAIL (Teaching, research, and inquiry-based learning) Center is Omaha's newest STEM center that seeks to actively engage youth in STEM activities. Friday, September 20th is the official launch day of the center. Join us for presentations, workshops, and demonstrations of resources and opportunities provided by the STEM TRAIL Center!

  • October 12, 2019 8:30 am - October 12, 2019 3:00 pm

    Save the date for this awesome engineering workshop for 3rd - 12th grade girls! The workshop will be at UNO’s PKI Institute and is for students ranging from third to twelfth grade. The day will include activities related to mechanical, civil, chemical and systems engineering. For more information on the event as it approaches, visit: http://www.swe-nebraska.org/wow-thats-engineering.html.