Calendar

Jun
17
Mon
STEM: Our Place in Space @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

In this class, you will sort the solar system, galaxy, and universe by how big, how far, and how hot. You will also assemble a Big Dipper Star Clock to take home.  Those 11 and under must attend with parent(s).Registration is required.

Jun
18
Tue
Corel DRAW: Wooden Spaceships @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Edit vector graphics for cutting/engraving on the Laser Cutter. You will also learn how to edit photos using CorelDRAW’s bitmap-image editor: Corel Photo-Paint. 

Registration is required. 

Jun
21
Fri
Make Music Day: Make a sample track in 15 minutes @ JCPL at Meeting Room 3/4
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Looking to record a sample track? Record a drummer track with GarageBand! You can add new tracks by selecting software instruments, vocal, electric guitar, or drummer tracks. Bring a USB and song lyrics to save your project. 

Walk-ins are welcome.

Make Music Day: Audio Recording II: Microphones @ JCPL at Recording Studio
Jun 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Explore the basics of sound engineering and podcasting.  You will learn how to digitally edit using popular audio workstations, optimal microphone selection and setup, and digital audio plug-ins.  Bring a USB to save your project.

Jun
24
Mon
STEM: What We See in the Sky @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

In this class, you will make the moon’s lunar phases out of Oreo cookies.  You will also experiment with how craters are created and magma oozes on the moon. Those 11 and under must attend with parent(s).

Registration is required.

Jun
25
Tue
Intro to the JCPL Creative Space @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Jun 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm

During this class, you will learn about JCPL’s Creative Space. Policies and procedures of the space will be covered, as well as a brief introduction to software used with the 3D printers and laser cutter. At the end of class, you will be given the opportunity to agree to the written policy for use of the Creative Space (juveniles must have a parent or guardian attend with them and sign the agreement) and schedule a time for the second part of the Creative Space training. Registration is required. 

For questions, please email srichardson@jesspublib.org

Jul
8
Mon
STEM: How We Explore @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Take a pretend trip to Mars… at the library! You will learn the entire process of launching off, travelling, starting a colony, and returning to earth. Each group will experience different rewards and setbacks. Not every mission is successful. In order to touch down, your group will engineer a lander for your marshmallow astronauts. Those 11 and under must attend with parent(s).Registration is required.

STEM: How We Explore @ JCPL at Meeting Room 5/6
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Take a pretend trip to Mars… at the library! You will learn the entire process of launching off, travelling, starting a colony, and returning to earth. Each group will experience different rewards and setbacks. Not every mission is successful. In order to touch down, your group will engineer a lander for your marshmallow astronauts. Those 11 and under must attend with parent(s).Registration is required.

Jul
13
Sat
Intro to the JCPL Creative Space @ JCPL at Computer Lab
Jul 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am

During this class, you will learn about JCPL’s Creative Space. Policies and procedures of the space will be covered as well as a brief introduction to software used to with the 3D printers and laser cutter. At the end of class, you will be given the opportunity to agree to the written policy for use of the Creative Space (juveniles must have a parent or guardian attend with them and sign the agreement) and schedule a time for the second part of the Creative Space training.

For questions, please email srichardson@jesspublib.orgRegistration is required.

Jul
14
Sun
Augmented Reality: Discovering Space @ JCPL at Recording Studio
Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

You will Experience Augmented/Virtual reality using the HTC Vive to discover Space, Google Earth, and do space tours.

Registration is required.  If registration is
full, walk-ins are welcome.