Minor Memorial Library in Roxbury will offer a hands-on science event for children April 23 at 11:30 a.m.

Children ages preschool through grade five are invited to the program at the South Street library.

This month’s theme will be force.

Children will participate in eight different experiments utilizing recyclables, edibles and other materials.

They will also build and test their own rockets and airplanes

For more information, call 860-350-2181.