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STEAM classes offered...

The Library NExT (Network of Education x Training) program features classes about topics such as robotics, circuits, “messy” science, 3D modeling and college planning. It started as a pilot program in six San Diego libraries in early 2017 and will be expanding to more branches throughout the city. Check out more information about the program and upcoming offerings at

This project is funded in whole or in part with Community Development BlockGrant (CDBG) Program funds provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to the City of San Diego.

Course Title Level Class Length
Date & Time Location
Squid Dissection (Register here) Elementary 3 Tuesday, 11/12/19, 4:00 PM-7:00 PM College-Rolando
Quest Space Kit: Heat Experiments on the ISS (Register here) Middle 3 Saturday, 11/16/19, 2:00-5:00 PM Paradise Hills
Messy Science (Register here) Elementary 3 Wednesday, 11/20/19, 4:00-7:00 PM Skyline Hills
Craftronics (Register here) Elementary 3 Saturday, 11/22/19, 4:00-6:00 PM Valencia Park/Malcolm X Library
Squid Dissection (Register here) Elementary 3 Tuesday, 12/3/19, 4:30-7:30PM Mission Valley
Quest Space Kit (Register here) Middle 3 Saturday, 12/7/19, 12:00-:00 PM Mira Mesa
Fire and Ice (Register here) Middle 3 Wednesday, 12/11/19, 4:00-7:00 PM Skyline Hills


Instruction hours 765
Students served 5,652
Updated: April 2019