This post originally appeared on the Kirkwood Public Library’s Facebook Page on June 26, 2020

The Kirkwood Public Library is excited to share a daily activity for you and your family to try out at home! Learn how to test out different kinds of bubbles by reading on!

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Kirkwood Library’s Kids’ Activity of the Day: Bubble Experiment\

Make bubble solutions and test to see which one makes the best bubbles.

Solution #1: Detergent only. 1 c. water, 2 Tbsp. detergent

Solution #2: Detergent & Corn Syrup. 1 c. water, 2 Tbsp. detergent, 1 Tbsp. corn syrup

Solution #3: Detergent & Glue. 1 c. water, 2 Tbsp. detergent, 1 Tbsp. white glue

Make blowers with pipe cleaners to test your bubbles.

Kathy Miller is a Youth Services Librarian for the Kirkwood Public Library. She has been with the Library since 2009.  She enjoys reading, cooking and doing arts and crafts with kids.