Make Your Own Video Game with the Rhode Island Computer Museum (ages 11 & up)
Nov
16
11:30 AM11:30

Make Your Own Video Game with the Rhode Island Computer Museum (ages 11 & up)

Learn the interactive software called “Scratch” and create your own video game sample. Scratch is a computer program developed to teach software coding. The program will also cover the history of how early video games were made. For ages 11 & up. Space is limited; please register beginning October 28. Program will take place in the Community Room.

For more information, call or visit the Children’s Room, 860-889-2365, ext. 114.

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Tween Book Club (grades 6-8)
Nov
25
6:00 PM18:00

Tween Book Club (grades 6-8)

Read Crush by Svetlana Chmakova

Come discuss Crush. Join in activities related to the book! Pizza will be served. Please register online or call 860-889-2365, ext. 100. Pick up a copy of the book at the Front Desk. Program will take place in the Community Room.

Pizza for this program is provided by Big Y Supermarkets - thank you for your support!

 

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Robots on the Run with the Rhode Island Computer Museum (ages 11 & up)
Dec
14
11:30 AM11:30

Robots on the Run with the Rhode Island Computer Museum (ages 11 & up)

This program is funded by a grant from Pfizer, Inc. - thank you!

This program aims to explain basic circuits and instructions on how to build a simple robot. If you’re into gadgets, science or engineering come build a robot! Bring your broken electronis and we’ll take them apart with you to learn circuits. For ages 11 & up. Space is limited; please register beginning November 18. Program will take place in the Community Room.

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Teen Book Talk (grades 9-12)
Dec
14
1:00 PM13:00

Teen Book Talk (grades 9-12)

Denton Little’s Death Date by Lance Rubin is the featured book. “This is an outrageously funny ride through the last hours of a teenager’s life as he searches for love, meaning, answers, and (just maybe) a way to live on. It takes place in a world exactly like our own except that everyone knows the day on which they will die.” Pizza will be served. Please register beginning November 18. Pick up a copy of the book at the Front Desk. Program will take place in the Community Room. For young adults in grades 9-12.

For more information, contact the Youth Services Librarian, 860-889-2365, ext. 119.

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