Recently the Library, in partnership with the Center for Design Innovation, offered two, one-day maker workshops for teens. The workshops blended the art of storytelling with the creative potential of 3D technology and additional maker activities to tell stories through masks.
May is National Meditation Month. According to Psychology Today, meditation can boost your immune system as well as reduce anxiety and depression. It can also help you increase your productivity. Did you know that Freegal has guided meditation albums as well as meditation music? Remember, you get five FREE downloads a week, thanks to your FCPL library card.
Eight year old Miseal Garcia is a kid in a candy shop as he takes in the new look of the children’s area at the Carver School Road Branch Library. Miseal quickly zeros in on an interactive children’s computer where he finds La Casa de Dora, one of his favorite games. It’s “game on” as he leans forward peering intently into the monitor, the rhythmic click, click of the mouse punctuating the air as he plays.