Lafayette Book Club

Lafayette Book Club

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 · 7:00 PM
Located at Homework Center

Join our lively discussion group on the 4th Wednesday of each month.
This month’s selection is “News of the World” by Paulette Jiles.

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Homework Help

Homework Help

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 · 3:30 PM
Located at Library Open Space

High School volunteers are available for Free after school homework help for students 4th-12th grade from 3:30pm to 5:30pm!   These appointments are meant to help with homework and drills and are not meant as structured teaching, lessons or tutoring.

Specialties include English, Social Studies, Math, Science, and Computer Science.

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, April 24, 2019 · 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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Girls Who Code: Grades 6th – 12th

Girls Who Code: Grades 6th – 12th

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 · 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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Homework Help

Homework Help

Thursday, April 25, 2019 · 3:30 PM
Located at Library Open Space

High School volunteers are available for Free after school homework help for students 4th-12th grade from 3:30pm to 5:30pm!   These appointments are meant to help with homework and drills and are not meant as structured teaching, lessons or tutoring.

Specialties include English, Social Studies, Math, Science, and Computer Science.

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, April 25, 2019 · 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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Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday, April 25, 2019 · 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, April 25, 2019 · 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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Builders Club

Builders Club

Friday, April 26, 2019 · 3:00 PM
Located at Homework Center

It’s block and brick building time at the library! See what you can build with our huge collection of building materials, Legos, Duplos, blocks, and more! All creations stay in the library. Best for ages 4 and up. We ask that caregivers keep an eye on their little ones as small Lego pieces pose a choking hazard for young children. No registration is required.

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Homework Help

Homework Help

Saturday, April 27, 2019 · 3:30 PM
Located at Library Open Space

Volunteer Tutor available for Free homework help for students 4th-12th grades from 12:00pm to 2:00pm!

30 minute appointments available. Tutors are volunteer high school students.  General Subjects including English & Math.

Please call the library to make an appointment at 925-385-2280 or go to the Information Desk and sign up for Saturday help with Adithi during open library hours.
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Musical Concert: Vita Voci

Musical Concert: Vita Voci

Saturday, April 27, 2019 · 2:00 PM
Located at Community Hall

Join us for a captivating and enriching afternoon with Vita Voci, a nine-person vocal ensemble, performing music from 1790 – 1870 America. The Music of Poets, Soldiers, Slaves, Shakers and a Civil War is an a capella journey through wars, escapes, and upheavals; from Adams to Abe. A Q&A session will follow the musical performance.

This free concert is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Lafayette Library and Learning Center.

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Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Saturday, April 27, 2019 · 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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