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Kids take on old tech

Smart phones have rendered a lot of technology redundant: cameras; clocks; GPS; iPods; encyclopedia (yes, books are a kind of technology); flashlights; and more. During their STEAM program in October, kids examined tech from bygone eras and placed them into … Continue reading

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Kids can check the tech at the library

Kids can learn new and novel ways to use technology when our STEAM series continues at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 24. Young techies will try hands-on experiments and activities using the latest gear. They’ll have fun and learn something too. During previous … Continue reading

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Technology in the Library

Holly Klingler, the Tech Crusader for Northeast Ohio Regional Library Services, and her Tech Lab visited our Lake Branch earlier this summer. Kids and teens could take intergalactic field trips using virtual reality, sculpt with 3D pens, program robots, and … Continue reading

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Get geeked at our Tech Lab tryouts

Want to “draw” a sculpture with a 3D pen? Pilot a drone? Play with virtual-reality goggles? Kids and teens can try out all these new gadgets and more when the Tech Lab visits our Lake Branch at 5 p.m. on … Continue reading

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Digital Scavenger Hunt

You can find anything online, right? Well, only if you know how to navigate the Internet. And there’s a big difference between an online search and research. Kids honed their research skills with a digital scavenger hunt during the STEAM program … Continue reading

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