Free Tech Help by Appointment

Free Tech Help by Appointment

Thursday, February 21, 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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Homework Help

Homework Help

Thursday, February 21, 2019 · 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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Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday Tech Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Thursday, February 21, 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, February 21, 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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Mother Goose Storytime

Mother Goose Storytime

Thursday, February 21, 2019 · 10:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

Join us for simple stories, songs, and rhymes just right for wiggly book worms! All ages and abilities are welcome.

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Saturday Family Storytime – Portuguese

Saturday Family Storytime – Portuguese

Saturday, February 23, 2019 · 11:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

Join us the 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month as we listen to stories and sing songs in Portuguese! This special family story time is presented by volunteers from Projeto Contadores de Estórias and is great for children and their families. All ages and abilities are welcome.

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Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Free Teen Tech Help by Appointment

Saturday, February 23, 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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Saturday Family Storytime – French

Saturday Family Storytime – French

Saturday, February 23, 2019 · 10:15 AM
Located at Homework Center

Join us for stories and songs in French the 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month. For children and families. Come learn some French! 
Rejoignez-nous pour des contes, des chansons, et des jeux de doigts en français. Pour les enfants et les familles. Venez apprendre le français!
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Builders Club

Builders Club

Saturday, February 23, 2019 · 12:30 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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Hack The Future 23

Hack The Future 23

Saturday, February 23, 2019 · 10:00 AM
Located at Community Hall

Hack the Future is coming to Contra Costa County! Join us for a day of fun and discovery at Hack the Future 23 @ Lafayette Library & Learning Center, a one-day hackathon for youth ages 10-19.


Save the date and mark your calendars for Saturday, February 23rd. We’ll be hosting an all-day hackathon in the Lafayette Library Community Hall.  (10am – 4pm)

Attendees will be able to explore and experiment with different STEM activities while learning from tech industry professionals.

Activities / Demos to include: Programming (Scratch, JavaScript, Python, Unity, HTML), Electronics (Raspberry Pi, MicroBits, Soldering), 3D Printing (TinkerCad), Robotics, Virtual Reality, and more.

Don’t Forget:
.Bring your signed waiver, and medical form to check
in.
.Bring a fully-charged laptop and power cord.
.Please make sure your
child has the Admin Password for his/her laptop!
.Visit http://hackthefuture.org and
download suggested software.
.Help us reduce waste and bring a reusable
water bottle.
.Parents need to sign participant in and out of the event.

.Get ready to have fun!

Free Library parking is available in our parking structure located behind the library on Golden Gate Way between 1st and 2nd streets.

Hack the Future 23 is a program of Learningtech.org and is made possible by volunteers of the Hack the Future organization, with support from the Lafayette Library & Learning Center Foundation, the Friends of the Lafayette Library, and Contra Costa County Library. For more information about these organizations, visit www.hackthefuture.org , www.learningtech.org , www.ccclib.org , www.lllcf.org

The Lafayette Library and Learning Center doors opened in November 2009. Since that first day, it has been the heart and central gathering place of our community; providing vital resources and services for the benefit of close to 4 million visitors, and offering a rich menu of programs for life-long learners of all ages.
Join us as we mark this milestone year with special programs and events celebrating our beloved Library

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Baby & Me Storytime

Baby & Me Storytime

Monday, February 25, 2019 · 11:30 AM
Located at Homework Center

For babies ages 0-14 months and their caregiver. Join us for lap bounces, tickle rhymes, songs and other early literacy activities. Families with older siblings please attend Family Storytime on Wednesdays or Mother Goose Storytime on Thursdays at 10:15.

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3D Mondays – 3D Printer Tinker Lab

3D Mondays – 3D Printer Tinker Lab

Monday, February 25, 2019 · 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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