Teen Tech Week 2019

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Tune in at the library as Alachua County Library District celebrates Teen Tech Week March 4-10.

We're offering programs all around the county to help teens explore, create, and share new tech skills.

Headquarters

  • Teen Movie Mondays - Monday, March 4: 4 - 6 p.m.
    • Join us every Monday in the Teen Space for Teen Movie Mondays. We'll watch movies and make crafts!
  • Kid Gaming - Wednesday, March 6: 4 - 5 p.m.
    • Come play Wii games in the Storywoods Room every Wednesday afternoon. Tweens & Teens welcome!
  • Girls Who Code - Wednesday, March 6: 5:30 - 7 p.m.
    • Girls Who Code is an school club for 6th-12th graders to explore coding in a fun and friendly environment. All genders welcome! 
  • Stitch and Chat (It's Sew Fun!) - Friday, March 8: 3 - 5 p.m.
    • Drop in to hang out and chat while you work on your sewing project. Sewing machines, embroidery machine and other hand sewing or crafting materials will be available. All skill levels welcome.

Alachua Branch

  • Nintendo Pixel Art - Monday, March 4 2019, 4 - 5 p.m. 
    • Celebrate Teen Tech Week by making Nintendo Pixel Art with Perler Beads.
  • Teen MAKERspace - Tuesday, March 5 2019, 4 - 5 p.m.
    • Celebrate Teen Tech Week with our Teen MAKERspace event.
  • Teen Gaming - Wednesday, March 6 2019, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
    • Play games on the PlayStation 3 or the Wii.
  • S.T.E.A.M - Thursday, March 7 2019, 4 - 5 p.m.
    • This special S.T.E.A.M. class will focus on basic overview on what a sewing machine is and how to use one.  At the end you get to go home with an “Alachua Branch Sewing Tutorial” certificate.  Your certificate will be your pass to future machine sewing classes.

High Springs

  • Teens' and Tweens' Tech Tuesdays - Tuesday, March 5: 3 - 4 p.m.
    • Teens explore electronic circuit-boards on Tuesday March 5th during Teen Tech week. Crafts, movies, games and cooking on April 16 and May 7.

Millhopper

  • SEWINGspace (Pygmy Puff) - Tuesday, March 5: 4 - 5 p.m.

    • Make your own Pygmy Puff from Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince!

    • Make more Pygmy Puffs at the same time and place on March 11, March 20, & March 25. 

Tower Road

  • 3D Printing for Teens - Tuesday, March 5: 4 - 5 p.m.
    • Teens, stop by Tower Road Library to celebrate Teen Tech Week and learn more about 3D printing. We'll have a printer on hand to show you more.

Posted by LiselyL on February 28, 2019