Girls Who Code: Grades 6th – 12th

Girls Who Code: Grades 6th – 12th

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 · 3:30 PM
Located at Technology Lab

Come join us to learn programming  and Computer Science in this exciting new weekly STEM program aimed at girls and young women, all are welcome. 
No prior programming experience needed.  New students welcome any time. This is an on-going weekly meeting that introduces young adults to coding in various languages.  We will be using the Girls Who Code curriculum as well as custom programming challenges throughout the school year.  This class is led by a local recent computer science graduate Miss Heather.
Registration is recommended each week but Drop ins are always welcome.
Requirements:
  • Willingness to explore computer science and problem solving
  • Grades 6th through 12th (exceptions allowed depending on computer experience)
  • Comfortable with computers and keyboarding (ability to type)
  • Basic math skills ( + – * / )
Bring your own laptops if you have them, workstations and library laptops will be available.  Space limited to 20 participants.
Group Meets every Wednesdays 3:30pm to 5:00pm in the Technology Lab.
Previous classes covered Java Basics, Variables, and Boolean Operators.  Class outline, presentation, and sample code are available online.  A link will be sent to you once you register for the class.  Returning students will continue with new material & personal projects, new students will work through the previous material with the help of Miss Heather and returning students.
A registered Girls Who Code club. #CA9019
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Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 · 6:00 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Free Teen 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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Homework Help

Homework Help

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 · 3:30 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Tutor available for Free after school homework help for students K-12 from 3:30pm to 5:30pm!

Tutors are volunteer high school students.  General Subjects, specialty includes Advanced Math.

Please call the library to make an appointment at 925-385-2280 or go to the Information Desk.
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Girls Who Code: Grades 3rd – 5th

Girls Who Code: Grades 3rd – 5th

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 · 2:30 PM
Located at Technology Lab

Come join us to learn programming  and Computer Science in this exciting new weekly STEM program aimed at girls and young women, all are welcome. 
No prior programming experience needed.  New students welcome any time. This is an on-going weekly meeting that introduces young adults to coding in Scratch.  We will be using the Girls Who Code curriculum as well as custom programming challenges throughout the school year.  This class is led by a local recent computer science graduate Miss Heather.
Registration is recommended each week but Drop ins are always welcome.
Requirements:
  • Willingness to explore computer science and problem solving
  • Grades 3rd through 5th
  • Comfortable with computers and keyboarding (ability to type)
Bring your own laptops if you have them, workstations and library laptops will be available.  Space limited to 15 participants.
Group Meets every Wednesdays 2:30pm to 3:30pm in the Technology Lab.
Self guided curriculum provided through girlswhocode.org. 
Returning students will continue with new material & personal projects, new students will work through the previous material with the help of Miss Heather and returning students.
A registered Girls Who Code club.  #CA9018
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Winter Delight Night

Winter Delight Night

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 · 5:00 PM

REGISTRATION IS FULL – Join the Wait List

This cozy family event opens with live music from the Contra Costa Performing Arts Student Chapter. You won’t want to miss their seasonal tunes celebrating the delight of the season!
Our feature performance will come from the Fratello Marionettes. Back by popular demand, this musical extravaganza will showcase the graceful ice skater Crystal Chandelier, the high-kicking antics of the Russian Trepak Dancers, and a trio of dazzling acrobatic penguins. The North Pole Review is the perfect way to celebrate Wintertime fun!
But that’s not all. Winter Delight Night wouldn’t be complete without cookies, hot chocolate, a fun craft, and tons of photo opportunities! 
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Winter Delight Night

Winter Delight Night

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 · 5:00 PM
Located at Community Hall

REGISTRATION IS FULL

This cozy family event opens with live music from the Contra Costa Performing Arts Student Chapter. You won’t want to miss their seasonal tunes celebrating the delight of the season!
Our feature performance will come from the Fratello Marionettes. Back by popular demand, this musical extravaganza will showcase the graceful ice skater Crystal Chandelier, the high-kicking antics of the Russian Trepak Dancers, and a trio of dazzling acrobatic penguins. The North Pole Review is the perfect way to celebrate Wintertime fun!
But that’s not all. Winter Delight Night wouldn’t be complete without cookies, hot chocolate, a fun craft, and tons of photo opportunities! 
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The Fratello Marionettes and The North Pole Review!

The Fratello Marionettes and The North Pole Review!

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 · 6:00 PM
Located at Community Hall

This musical extravaganza from the Fratello Marionettes showcases the graceful ice skater Crystal Chandelier, the high-kicking antics of the Russian Trepak Dancers, and a trio of dazzling acrobatic penguins. The North Pole Review is the perfect way to celebrate the holiday season!

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Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday, December 20, 2018 · 1:00 PM
Located at Teen Center

Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every 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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Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:30pm

Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:30pm

Thursday, December 20, 2018 · 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 questions, device and necessary passwords with you.

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Homework Help

Homework Help

Thursday, December 20, 2018 · 3:30 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Free after school homework help for students K-12 from 3:30pm to 5:30pm!

Tutor 1 is volunteer high school student.  Specialties include Math, Science, Computer Science.

Tutor 2 is volunteer college student. Specialties include Advanced Math (including calculus) , Computer programming in c++, Java, and writing.
Please call the library to make an appointment at 925-385-2280 or go to the Information Desk.
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Free Tech Help by Appointment

Free Tech Help by Appointment

Thursday, December 20, 2018 · 6:00 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Free Tech Help by Appointment!

CUSTOM HELP
Local college student 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.  Help is available for 30 minute time slots.

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All libraries closed – Christmas holidays

Monday, December 24, 2018 · 12:00 AM

All libraries closed

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