Nutcracker Ballet + STEM

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Come explore how ballet and STEM connect! Families are invited to the Library for a sneak peak of The Nutcracker Ballet, coming to Stephens Auditorium December 10 and 11. Then participate in a challenge to design your own mousetrap to stop the evil Mouse King.

Attendees will be entered into a drawing for free tickets to the Nutcracker performances at CY Stephens Auditorium courtesy of Iowa State Center.


Presented in partnership with Ames Public Library, Iowa State Center, and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome proposals via our website for programs at and exhibits at