Tech Sandbox Ages 13-17
Every Tuesday 3:00-4:30PM in the Technology, Training, and Innovation Lab
Tech Sandbox is a club where teens get hands-on experience with the library's technology collection. Each meeting will focus on a different piece of equipment, with time for experimentation as well as instruction. Topics will include 3D printing, virtual reality, music production, Adobe Creative Cloud, and more.
Online registration required.
Tuesday, September 6 @ 3:00-4:30PM - Podcasting
Podcasting with Adobe Audition
Learn how to record and edit your own podcast episode. Add background music, create intros and outros, remove unwanted noises and dead space, work with volume automation, insert fades, and export finished audio.
Tuesday, September 13 @ 3:00-4:30PM - Green Screen
Video Production with Adobe Premiere Pro
Make your own green screen video while gaining an introduction to Adobe Premiere Pro video editing software. Learn how to import and edit video clips while using powerful chroma-key tools to replace a solid-color background with a new one of your choosing.
Tuesday, September 20 @ 3:00-4:30PM - 3D Printing
Beginning 3D Printing
Learn how to make the most of the library's 3D printers in this fun introductory workshop. We'll cover the basics of additive manufacturing and 3D file design in Tinkercad while creating our own 3D-printed keepsakes.
Tuesday, September 27 @ 3:00-4:30PM - Vector Design with Cricut
Vector Design with Cricut
Learn how to create scalable vector graphic (SVG) files to use with the library's new 2D cutting machine. Once we learn how the software works, we'll be cutting our own professional-grade, custom stickers! Perfect for teens with an entrepreneurial spirit, or who are interested in graphic and product design.