San Diego Library Courses – Spring Break


Introduction to Robotics (Middle School) @ Mira Mesa Branch Library

Description: Learn basic concepts of robotics and then build robots using the LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 kit while using basic flowchart programming to create autonomous robots. Working in groups, compete in science instrument deployment competitions using multiple sensors on the robots. No prior experience with robotics or programming is required. Space is limited for this workshop, so apply today!
  • Meeting Day: Monday-Thursday
  • Dates: 6/19/17-6/22/17
  • Times: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Mira Mesa Branch Library
  • Level: Middle School (Grades 6th- 8th)
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration: CLOSED
  • Status: FULL

Introduction to Circuits (Middle School) @ Valencia Park/Malcolm X Branch Library

Description: Do electronics and bananas go together? Absolutely! Learn how to create fun circuits using Makey-Makey circuit boards that can be expanded and accentuated with everyday items like a banana, tin foil or a bouncy ball. Science and art will collide as the technology of circuits is used to create art in the form of music, paintings and photographs.
  • Meeting Days: Friday and Saturdays
  • Dates: 6/23/17 - 6/24/17
  • Times: 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Location: Valencia Park/Malcolm X Branch Library
  • Level: Middle School (Grades 6th- 8th)
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration: CLOSED
  • Status: FULL

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