Upcoming programs for next 7 days
Teen Book Club (NIC)Monday, January 26, 2015 at 6:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Pizza and Books
Teen Interest Clubs -Teens can discuss books they have recently read, are currently reading or even old-time favorites. Pizza will be provided to fuel the conversation.
Wii Gaming(NSL)Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Gamers can bust out their mad Wiigaming skills at the library as many video games will be available to play. Players can bring their friends and challenge them to a game of guitar hero. Snacks will be provided.
Arduino workshops(NSL)Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Arduino Workshops: Motor Projects - Use code to control both hobby and servo motors.
Interested in coding and electronics but don't know where to start? Arduino microcontroller boards can be easily programmed using a variant of the c programming language. They receive inputs from a variety of switches or sensors to control lights, motors or other outputs. Arduino projects can be as simple as a light blinking on and off or as complex as a robot or smart thermostat. During these workshops, individuals can write and compile code to bring a variety of projects to life using the arduino uno and various electronic components.
Afternoon workshops are open to teens in 6th through 12th grades, while evening workshops are open to both teens and adults. No prior electronics or programming experience is required.
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ACT practice test (NSL)Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 12:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Getting ready for college - ACT practice test
A practice test is crucial to ward off those test-day jitters. Test takers can find out how they will score on the real thing. Kaplan will provide proctored tests, and individuals should bring No. 2 pencils, an approved calculator and a healthy snack. The exams will begin promptly at the scheduled time, and no one will be
admitted once the exam has started.