Youth Events

Summer Baby Booktime

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Newborns to walkers with parent or caregiver.
Introduce your baby to the sounds and rhythms of language using stories, music, and rhymes. Delight and stimulate your baby's senses and build a foundation for a lifelong love of books and reading. Each class will end with 1/2 hour of play featuring age-appropriate toys and time for socialization.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Computer Programing with Scratch and PicoBoards

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Workshop participants will learn how to create animations, computer games, and interactive projects using Scratch, a graphical programming language. Attendees will be introduced to fundamental programming concepts and learn how to integrate sensors into their Scratch projects. This workshop targets the “A-ha! moment” of DIY electronics and computer programming. This is a drop-off event. No adults, please.

Auditorium - Meeting Room, HP Library

Drop-in Chess

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Join us any time during the session. There will be a chess expert there to help you whether you are a beginner or an advanced player.

Youth Services Dept, HP Library