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Hour of Code – Scratch Project “Speed Racer” September 8th @ 4:30 PM [8+]

Hour of Code is a program brought to you by the Parker Williams Branch to help give school aged children some exposure to various computer programming languages.

Meet us in the Library Computer Lab on September 8th from 4:30 to 5:30 to get an introduction to MIT’s free programing language Scratch while creating a simple racing game named "Speed Racer."

 

 

September Events & Courses for Adults!

Adults - September is just hours away from now! Check out what Adult Services at FM has planned at your library next month by clicking on the following link:

    http://tinyurl.com/jt78xko

We offer events & programs which appeal to a variety of interests.

TGIF Programs Tech Q&A Series Returns this Friday!

Adults - Please join us in the upstairs Training Lab as our Tech Q&A Discussion Series returns after the summer. Let's talk about the technology issues concerning you! People from Freeman Library will be here to address questions about desktops/laptops, smartphones, digital tablets, HCPL eMedia, and more. We will have iPads available for "in-lab" use that have been provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Service and the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Coffee, light refreshments, & support provided by the Friends of Freeman Library.

Manga now online


It is with extreme pleasure that we announce the addition of manga titles to our Overdrive collection. 

PLease click on the link below to view the new MANGA TITLES:

http://hcpl.lib.overdrive.com/10/50/en/CuratedCollection9.htm

A sampling of titles include:

Attack on Titan
Fairy Tail
Naruto
Deadman Wonderland
Demon Prince of Momochi House
Hana-Kimi
Noragami: Stray God
Skip Beat
UQ Holder
Vampire Knight



 Please note this collection contains titles ranging from All ages to 16+. 

 

Enjoy!

Adult Services & Technology Training This August!


 

Adults - August is around the corner! Check out what Adult Services at FM has planned at your library next month by clicking here. We offer events & programs which appeal to a variety of interests.

Great Apps For Kids


In addition to our participation with Mensa's "Excellence In Reading" program, we are featuring games for kids that can be accessed through Mensa's website.

American Mensa Academy features intuitive games that teach patterns, review basic math questions, states and countries, English and grammar skills. The game series keeps a score and allows the player to keep track of their progress.

After testing the games, our favorite was Word Invasion:


 which teaches parts of speech: nouns, pronouns, adjectives, etc.

Adults Services & Technology Training Courses This April @ Your Library


 

Adults - Check out what Adult Services & Technology Training Courses have in store this month! Click on the following link to download copies of the schedules: http://tinyurl.com/j9cuhmg

TGIF Programs Tech Q&A Series - This Friday @ 10:30 AM

The TGIF Programs' popular “Technology Question & Answer” Series continues in the upstairs Training Lab this Friday at 10:30 AM. Here’s a chance to ask Freeman Library staff and other attendees about computers, smartphones, mobile devices, and eMedia from the HCPL Digital Media Catalog. Please feel free to bring along your portable, technology devices.

Hour of Code – HTML Workshop March 10th @ 4:30 PM [8+]

     Hour of Code is a program brought to you by the Parker Williams Branch to help give school aged children some exposure to various computer programming languages.

     Meet us in the Computer Lab on March 10th from 4:30 to 5:30 to work on a HTML coding project.

 

For more books on Coding (Click Here):

March 2016 | Adult Services & Technology Training Courses


 

Adults - Check out what Adult Services & Technology Training Courses have planned for March! Click on the following link to download copies of the schedules: http://tinyurl.com/jxggfte

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