Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Registration Closed
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Archie Cole Middle School Library, East Greenwich
Series: Media Smart Libraries
Speaker(s): Workshop: RI Computer Museum
This program has been canceled as of September 11. This workshop is for librarians who want to learn about hosting a Take Apart Night as a possible new programming opportunity or makerspace activity. Computer technology is everywhere and used by many professionals, including inventors, artists, teachers, engineers, musicians, scientists and computer programmers. In this workshop, students will learn how to see what is inside everyday items by taking them apart. If you've are a gadget geek, science nerd, budding engineer or other electronics-obsessed loved one, come take something apart with us. Bring your broken electronics and we’ll help you take them apart and learn about circuits. No experience is necessary!
This workshop is part of the Media Smart Libraries program which was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services Grant # LG-07-14-0045-14 and awarded to the URI Graduate School of Library and Information Studies.
Intended Audience: Public Librarians, School Librarians