FREE! CYBER KID COMPUTER WORKSHOPS at PCL

[ 0 ] June 25, 2013 |

Where: Various locations – Providence Community Library
Class size limited. Register now! Call or visit your library to register.
Cost: FREE

Video Editing

Through fun pixlr.com projects students take pictures and edit the pictures. Students also capture video clips, edit the clips to become one continuous video, and add music using Windows Movie Maker.

  • ROCHAMBEAU – 401-272-3780
    AUG 19, 20, 21 – 3:00-5:00pm
  • WASHINGTON PARK – 401-781-3136
    AUG 8, 15, 22 – 4:00-5:00pm
Little Engineers: Bridge Design

FJG380JH0C6MHOV.MEDIUMLearn about bridge engineering and use your creativity to build and test a toothpick bridge. The first day learn about structures and bridge design using a computer program. The second day you will construct a bridge using toothpicks as lumber. Third day a competition is held and the bridges are tested to see how much weight they can hold.

  • FOX POINT LIBRARY – 401-331-0390
    JULY 15, 16, 17 – 3:30-4:30pm
  • MT. PLEASANT LIBRARY – 401-272-0106
    AUG 5, 12, 19 – 1:00-2:00pm
  • SOUTH PROVIDENCE – 401-467-2619
    JULY 10, 11, 12- 10:00-11:00am
  • WANSKUCK LIBRARY – 401-274-4145
    AUG 14,15,16 – 2:00-3:00pm
  • WASHINGTON PARK – 401-781-3136
    JULY 11, 18, 19 – 4:00-5:00pm
Game Design

Learn creativity, problem solving, and storytelling, by programming fun games. Anyone can use the free, simple visual programming language to make a game, young children as well as adults with no design or programming skills. Since the software is free students can continue to create and learn even after the course is complete.

  • OLNEYVILLE LIBRARY – 401-421-4084
    JULY 15, 16, 17 – 1:30-2:30pm
  • SOUTH PROVIDENCE – 401-467-2619
    AUG 20, 21, 22 – 1:00-2:00pm
  • WANSKUCK LIBRARY – 401-274-4145
    AUG 6, 7, 8 – 2:00-3:30pm

 

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