Items tagged with GradeK

MAKE-IT-WORKshops: Take It Apart

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Bring in some of your old or broken electronics and let's see how they work. Explore the insides of machines and learn about tools!

Class limited to 8

Thursday, November 7; grades K-2. Register.
Thursday, November 14; grades 3-5. Register.
Thursday, November 21; grades 6-8. Register.

Because of the limited number of students, you will be charged $15 upon registration. A refund less credit card processing fees will be issued upon attendance or notification of inability to attend sent to mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org a week before your class AND we can fill your spot.

 

 

MakerSpace

Costume 911 Workshop

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October is here and it is time to work on your Halloween costume! Bring your idea and materials to our workshop to add pizzazz to your costume. Projects may require hand sewing and using hot glue guns. Theatrical costumer C. Delari Johnston and Margaret, Youth Services Librarian will be there to help with additional craft supplies.

Thursday, October 17, 4 – 5:30 for children in grades K – 3. Limited to 16; free; register online. Parental assistance may be required and is definitely welcome.

Thursday, October 24, 4 – 5:30 for children in grades 4 - 8. Limited to 20; free; register online.
Parents welcome to stay and help

 

C. Delari Johnston is a freelance theatrical costumer. She has worked on a wide range of projects, from design and construction for community theater at Stamford Theatre Works to regional theater work for Long Wharf Theatre, Sacred Heart University and Ivoryton Playhouse in CT and Glimmerglass Opera in NY to Broadway. She was most recently part of the small army of artisans working on the nationally acclaimed Broadway production, "Hamilton".

Room 210 (Board Room)
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

LEGO Robotics Club, Grades K-3

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robotics Join a Robotics building club. Each month students will be given a challenge to inspire their building and programming. Grades K-3.

For further information, please contact Margaret Pastel (mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org).

Limit 10; materials fee, $5; register online. 

Notes: No refunds Registration is NOT transferable. A caregiver must remain in Library during the class. 

Program Room
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

CANCELED: TinkerShop: Robots and Coding Games, Grades K-2

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Program canceled.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Come in and play! Explore the Library's coding games and robotics programs like Lego WeDo and the new Ozobots. If time allows, participants will create their own game or a maze for the robots.
 
Runs Wednesday-Friday, February 20-22 from 9:30-11 am. 
For grades K-2; limit 12.
 
Register online for this free program for those who attend. Because of the limited number of students, you will be charged $30 upon registration. A full refund will be issued upon attendance or notification of inability to attend sent to mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org by Wednesday, February 13 AND we can fill your spot. Questions? Contact Margaret Pastel at mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org. 
 

An adult must remain in the library during the TinkerShop sessions.

Program Room
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2

LEGO Robotics Club, Grades K-3

Please see full event listing for date.

robotics Join a Robotics building club. Each month students will be given a challenge to inspire their building and programming. Grades K-3.

For further information, please contact Margaret Pastel (mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org).

Limit 10; materials fee, $5; register online. 

Notes: No refunds Registration is NOT transferable. A caregiver must remain in Library during the class. 

Program Room
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

LEGO Robotics Club, Grades K-3

Please see full event listing for date.

robotics Join a Robotics building club. Each month students will be given a challenge to inspire their building and programming. Grades K-3.

For further information, please contact Margaret Pastel (mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org).

Limit 10; materials fee, $5; register online.

Notes: No refunds Registration is NOT transferable. A caregiver must remain in Library during the class. 

Program Room
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

LEGO Robotics Club

Please see full event listing for date.

robotics Join a Robotics building club. Each month students will be given a challenge to inspire their building and programming. Grades K-3.

For further information, please contact Margaret Pastel (mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org).

Limit 10; materials fee, $5; register online. 

Notes: Registration is NOT transferable. A caregiver must remain in Library during the class. 

Program Room
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

LEGO Robotics Club

Please see full event listing for date.

robotics Join a Robotics building club. Each month students will be given a challenge to inspire their building and programming. Grades K-3.

For further information, please contact Margaret Pastel (mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org).

Limit 10; materials fee, $5; register online. 

Notes: Registration is NOT transferable. A caregiver must remain in Library during the class. 

Program Room
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

LEGO Robotics Club

Please see full event listing for date.

robotics Join a Robotics building club. Each month students will be given a challenge to inspire their building and programming. Grades K-3.

For further information, please contact Margaret Pastel (mpastel [at] westportlibrary [dot] org).

Limit 10; materials fee, $5; register online

Notes: Registration is NOT transferable. A caregiver must remain in Library during the class. 

Program Room
Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

Encounter Comics!

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PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE AT BARNES AND NOBLE IN WESTPORT

Join us at the Westport Barnes & Noble for a day of comic books and creation.

Meet Eisner Award-winner Franco and Eisner-nominated artist Sara Richard and check out their new book, The Ghost, The Owl

Our MakerSpace will also be on hand for Family Maker Sunday focused on making your own comics. We'll use Lego Story Starter software to combine Legos building with comics writing to create cool digital comics! 

And as a special treat, swing by early to pick up free comic books from DC, Marvel, and others! (While supplies last.) 

Special thanks to the always amazing Aw Yeah Comics in Harrison, NY, for their support in this awesome event! 

Location & partner: Barnes & Noble, 1076 Post Road East

Franco has filled his life with all things art related! He has also worked on critically acclaimed series like SUPERMAN FAMILY ADVENTURES, SUPER POWERS and the New York Times bestseller, multi Eisner award winning series TINY TITANS for DC Comics! He is the proud owner of AW YEAH COMICS publishing and retail stores featuring ACTION CAT and ADVENTURE BUGAuthor, illustrator of the popular DINO-MIKE chapter book series! Franco has worked for DARK HORSE COMICS, ARCHIE COMICS, IDW, ACTION LAB ENTERTAINMENT, CARTOON NETWORK as well as others.

 

 

 

Credits of Sara Ricahrd's past work are the kid’s book from Yen Press, “Kitty and Dino” which was nominated for a 2013 Eisner Award (Best Publication for Young Readers). She has been steadily working on variant covers for the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic comic series from IDW. She has also contributed interior art to a couple Pony tales. Other work from IDW includes covers for Jem and The Holograms and an interior story for Ghostbusters. She is the illustrator of the DC Collectables’ Justice League Tarot Card Set and has done variant covers for Marvel’s Deadpool, Dynamite’s Bob’s Burgers and Oni Press’ Rick and Morty

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Maker Movement
All ages