Programmable Robotics (Arduino & CUBIT) Master Class

Programmable Robotics (Arduino & CUBIT) Master Class

Thursday, August 17, 2017 · 1:00 PM
Located at Homework Center

A Lafayette Summer Makerfest Workshop Program: This class is for those students who participated in a previous Arduino Rover Class or CUBIT programming class. This is a 1 day tinker lab from 1pm to 4pm.

– A personal laptop is highly recommended.
– Bring your own Arduino Rover (There are a couple available upon request)

Participants must have prior experience with either Arduino or CUBIT programming. Bring your Arduino Rover project to modify and customize. CUBIT rovers will be available for previous CUBIT workshop attendees.

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Eugene O’Neill Festival: a Sneak Peek

Eugene O’Neill Festival: a Sneak Peek

Thursday, August 17, 2017 · 7:00 PM
Located at Community Hall

Catch a sneak peek of the 18th Annual Eugene O’Neill Festival, which celebrates the great tradition of Irish storytelling with powerful and playful productions of O’Neill’s A Touch of the Poet and John Millington Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World .

Cast members will perform scenes from each production, and artistic director Eric Fraisher Hayes will give a brief overview of the annual September festival’s upcoming events.

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Book Babies

Book Babies

Thursday, August 17, 2017 · 10:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

Storytime for newborns to 12 month-olds (pre-walkers) and their caregivers. Join us for simple stories, songs, and rhymes just right for book-loving babies!

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Stay and Play

Stay and Play

Thursday, August 17, 2017 · 10:45 AM
Located at Homework Center

Stay and Play between our storytimes with blocks, puzzles, and toys! For babies through preschoolers.

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Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Thursday, August 17, 2017 · 11:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

Storytime for one to three year-olds and their caregivers. Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays just right for wiggly book worms.

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Computer and eBook Help with Orlando 1:30pm

Computer and eBook Help with Orlando 1:30pm

Thursday, August 17, 2017 · 1:30 PM
Located at Teen Center

Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every Thursday from 1:30pm-2:00pm in the Teen Center at the Lafayette Library. Sign up in advance for a 30-minute one-on-one session. The session is also intended for people seeking assistance with e-books and e-readers. Please bring your ereader device with you.

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Computer and eBook Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Computer and eBook Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday, August 17, 2017 · 1:00 PM
Located at Teen Center

Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00pm-1:30pm in the Teen Center at the Lafayette Library. Sign up in advance for a 30-minute one-on-one session. The session is also intended for people seeking assistance with e-books and e-readers. Please bring your questions, device and necessary passwords with you.

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Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Saturday, August 19, 2017 · 12:00 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Free tech help by appointment!

CUSTOM HELP
Local Teens can answer almost any question to suit your needs. Just ask!

TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS
We can help solve most problems you might encounter with your smart phone, laptop, MP3 player, eBook reader or most other consumer technology products.

PERSONAL HELP
Friendly, one-on-one instruction and assistance. Help available to all ages. Please bring your device with you.

To make an appointment, please call the library at 925-385-2280 or come to the Information Desk during library open hours. Tutors are available for 30 minute time slots.

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Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Monday, August 21, 2017 · 6:00 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Free tech help by appointment!

CUSTOM HELP
Local Teens can answer almost any question to suit your needs. Just ask!

TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS
We can help solve most problems you might encounter with your smart phone, laptop, MP3 player, eBook reader or most other consumer technology products.

PERSONAL HELP
Friendly, one-on-one instruction and assistance. Help available to all ages. Please bring your device with you.

To make an appointment, please call the library at 925-385-2280 or come to the Information Desk during library open hours. Tutors are available for 30 minute time slots.

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Postcards from around the world

Postcards from around the world

Monday, August 21, 2017 · All Day
Located at Library Open Space

Summer is here! Help us celebrate by sending us a postcard from your travels around the world. Taking a trip to Hawaii to swim with sea turtles? Going on a family road trip? How about a safari in Africa?

We will display the postcards in the library so be sure and drop by during open hours to locate your postcard on our world map. And while you’re here, drop by the information desk to receive a prize for sharing your adventure!

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3D Mondays – 3D Printer Tinker Lab

3D Mondays – 3D Printer Tinker Lab

Monday, August 21, 2017 · 6:00 PM
Located at Technology Lab

Lafayette Library has a 3D Printer

Come learn how to create some simple 3D models, find out about our 3D printer, get a demonstration and learn how to print your creation at the library for free. This is open to all ages 10 and up. Parent or older sibling recommended for Ages 8-10.

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All Ears Reading® Breeja

All Ears Reading® Breeja

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 · 3:00 PM
Located at Children's Room

Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk.

Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Breeja (Bree-uh), a sweet Lab from ARF’s Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.

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