Does your kid like video games? Do they like to play with robots? You're in luck! The Children's Library at Central is excited to welcome Empow Studios for a five-week series of workshops. Kids between the ages of nine and thirteen will join instructors for programs that include 3D modeling, LEGO robotics, and video game design. They'll leave each program having finished a full project. Each workshop will run for two hours, from 5PM - 7PM on Tuesday evenings. The series will begin on November 20th and run through December 18th. No registration is required, although spacing is limited. You can contact the Children's Library with questions at 617-859-2476.
The topics for each workshop are:
11/20 - Electronic Music Production
11/27 - 3D Modeling & Printing
12/4 - Scratch Programming
12/11 - LEGO Robotics
12/18 - Video Game Design
Tween Time is an ongoing program at the Central Library, bridging the gap between the children's room and the teen room. Kids are invited to join for projects that have included making music videos, stop motion animation, collaging, and 90 Second Newbery videos. It's a great way to meet new kids from across Boston. Empow Studios is an organization that supports creative play through digital, virtual, and robotic environments. For more information, check out their website at https://empow.me/