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YES!Fest Winter Challenge

YES!Fest Winter Challenge


YES!Bot, the intrepid robot scientist and mascot of the HPLD YES!Fest and YES!Sparks kits, investigates when a mysterious CALL FOR HELP comes from a most surprising place:

The Nucleus of an atom!

Stop by your local library, visit, or call 1-888-861-7323 beginning Friday, December 17 to register for the YES!Sparks Winter STEAM Challenge. 

Accompany YES!Bot on this journey of microscopic proportions! In-person registration is recommended to enable participants to pick up the YES!Sparks Take-Home Toolbox, a collection of science supplies to assist you in completing the challenge. 

Fun, learning, and cool prizes for kids and their families! Activities for the challenge are designed for youth 8 years of age and older. Parental guidance is recommended for younger children.

The Challenge begins Dec. 10!

Some of our materials list the 17th as the start date, but you can come in now, get a kit, and get started!

Can't Make It Into the Library?

You can print your own activity log here!

Complete the activities and solve the hexagon puzzle!

Complete the activities and solve the graph puzzle!