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Join us weekly, Monday through Thursday for our all-ages After-School Club! Each day features a different STEAM topic including computer programming, engineering and maker activities, AR, VR, Coding, and Digital Art. All programming is hosted @ 4:30pm on Twitch

Weekly Activity List:

Program Description: During Design It! participants will learn design thinking basics and learn how to bring their ideas to life. From programming to game design, be ready to learn it all!

April 12th:

Activities: Designing Apps for Phones

In April, we are using AppLab to design our own apps quickly. Join us on Twitch and make some apps with us.

We will: 

  • Design clicker game app in AppLab
    • Use AppLab’s design tools

Materials: Items you will need to complete the activity

  • Enthusiasm
  • Computer or tablet
  • Code.org account
  • Perler beads (optional)

We've moved to Twitch! Find us at twitch.tv/dospaceomaha

Program Description: Learn all about coding on Tuesdays. Join us to explore all kinds of free apps & websites to learn more about different programming languages.

April 13th

Activities: Learn Coding with iCompute

  • Follow the creative, fun, activities that will help students develop computational thinking as well as coding skills!

Summary of tasks: 

  • Code with iCompute you program your own fantastic interactive stories, games, and animations.
  • Develop computational thinking as well as coding skills

Materials: Items you will need to complete the activity

We've moved to Twitch! Find us at twitch.tv/dospaceomaha

Program Description: Get ready to explore maker projects of all kinds ranging from kinetic sculptures to experimental circuits to invention prototyping and more.

April 14th

Activities: Sewable Circuits

  • For Make It! in April we are exploring the retro fabric art of macramé by making keychains and bracelets. Macramé is a great craft for kids, giving them practice of tying knots and following patterns.

Materials: Items you will need to complete the activity. (If you picked up your activity kit from Do Space, you already have these items, if not, follow along with us anyway!)

  • Thread
  • Beads
  • Enthusiam!

We've moved to Twitch! Find us at twitch.tv/dospaceomaha

Program Description: Our friends from the University of Omaha's STEM Stars will be joining us on Thursdays to bring fun lessons revolving around technology, science, art, math, and engineering. Check out the fun activities for this week! 

April 15th


Activities: Our friends from the University of Omaha's STEM Stars will be joining us on Thursdays to bring fun lessons revolving around technology, science, art, math, and engineering. Check out the fun activities for this week! 

These programs will be held on Zoom as a meeting, which means you will need to register first to join

4:00pm:

Using science to clean pennies!: Register for the class

Learn about the chemical makeup of household items that will clean objects such as pennies. 

Materials: Items you will need to complete the activity

  • 6 old and dirty pennies
  • Ketchup 
  • Hot sauce
  • Lemon Juice or a different citrus juice
  • Vinegar and salt
  • Coca cola 
  • Pencil Eraser - does not apply to TBSP measurement
  • 5 small bowls to hold the penny and liquid
  • 1 small bowl for water
  • paper towels
  • notebook and pencil to record observations

5:00pm: Learn about the solar system! Register for this class

Get ready to go on an interactive tour of the solar system!You will be learning about a few of the planets and then creating your own alien! For materials, they will only need access to this website, a piece of paper, a pencil, and colored pencils or markers are optional.

Materials: Items you will need to complete the activity: 

  • Piece of paper
  • Pencil
  • Colored pencils/markers/crayons

Still want fun activities to do when After-School Club is over? Check out our Beanstack Page for cool STEAM projects and have an opportunity to win prizes.