As we head into fall, Whitmore Library will be featuring science and technology programs for all ages. For adults, the "Library Geeks" series of training includes "eBootcamp" on Tuesday Sept. 27 at 6:30 p.m., a crash course for learning about all types of electronic content offered free from the library including eBooks, eMovies, eMagazines, eAudiobooks and eMusic; "eMasters: Axis 360" and "3M Cloud Library" classes on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 2 p.m., a session all about eBooks; and "eMasters: OneClick Digital" and "Flipster" classes on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 2 p.m., courses about eAudiobooks and eMagazines; and "eMasters: Freegal" and "Hoopla" classes on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 2 p.m., featuring streaming movies and music downloads you get to keep.
Teens and tweens are invited to special programs on Thursday afternoons at 4 p.m. featuring different science, technology and maker programs such as Solar Engraving and Little Bits.
School aged kids are invited to come to the library on Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m. for a variety of programs including the Hero Adventure Club and Full STEAM Ahead. The library also has a monthly Lego Club for building and creating.
Even preschoolers are invited to build and explore in the library’s TinkerLab, featuring child-directed projects, art-making prompts, and creative inspiration that values hands-on making and occasional rule breaking. TinkerLab will be available at different times during the month – check the library calendar online at http://www.slcolibrary.org/gl/glal/libraryWhitmore.htm.
In addition to these science and tech programs, many of the cornerstone library programs will begin again including the Great Reads book clubs and preschool and toddler age-specific story times.
Fall into the Whitmore Library this September and find fun and informative programs for all ages in addition to a wide selection of books, movies and music with new material arriving every day.