TechKrew

TechKrew Classes

Are you techie or do you wanna be? Join the Krew in a fun environment where you can unleash your creative genius. Build your own apps and video games, mix music, design graphics, record, edit and add special effects to movies, build 3D models, explore electronics and much more! For more teen activities be sure to visit Informed Teens.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday
September
26
4:00​pm
(Technology Classroom)
Event Category: Coding & Robotics
Write real code. Use JavaScript or Python to complete challenges in CodeCombat. Explore mazes, loot treasure and defeat enemies in a fantasy adventure game using code.
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Wednesday
September
26
4:30​pm
(North Orange - Computer Lab)
Ever dreamed of making your own video game? Now you can with The Games Factory 2, it provides everything you need to create cool computer games.
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Thursday
September
27
10:30​am
(Winter Garden - Technology Lab )
Learn about the interview process and what you can do to better prepare yourself for the big day! You will also become familiar with popular websites that provide supporting information.
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Thursday
September
27
4:30​pm
(Alafaya - Computer Lab)
Take your skills to the next level with The Games Factory 2. Learn more about using frames, objects and the Event Editor.
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Thursday
September
27
5:30​pm
(Edgewater - Computer Classroom)
Event Categories: Science & Math; Maker/DIY
Explore the basics of radio electronics while you learn the basic science of radio waves and build a functioning AM or FM radio using Snap Circuits. (tic101)
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Saturday
October
6
11:30​am
(Edgewater - Computer Classroom)
Event Category: Graphic Design
Use the advanced manipulation and blending features of this professional-grade software to design and edit graphics and images.
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Registration Required
Saturday
October
6
1:00​pm
(Edgewater - Computer Classroom)
Event Categories: Science & Math; Maker/DIY
Use Snap Circuits to explore the basics of electronics while you build exciting projects such a flashing light, a radio alarm, a doorbell, and much, much more. (tic101)
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Saturday
October
13
11:00​am
(Edgewater - Computer Classroom)
Event Categories: Science & Math; Maker/DIY
Explore the power of the sun while you build solar powered alarms, radios and experiment with light levels. Learn the basic science of solar power and how they impact our everyday lives. (tic101)
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Saturday
October
13
3:00​pm
(Edgewater - Computer Classroom)
Event Categories: Science & Math; Maker/DIY
Explore the basics of radio electronics while you learn the basic science of radio waves and build a functioning AM or FM radio using Snap Circuits. (tic101)
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Registration is required. Library account must have an account in good standing in order to attend a class or camp. Non-Library cardholders may attend by paying a $10 non-refundable class registration fee and any applicable materials fee for each class or each camp day at the time of registration. Materials fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable to another class, camp or person under any circumstances. Cancellation must be made by 11:59 p.m. the day before the start of the class or camp to avoid a late cancellation fee. You must attend the first day of camp in order to participate in the rest of the camp. Failure to attend the first day of camp will result in a $15 no show fee. After attending the first day of camp, a $5 fee will be assessed each day absent during the camp. For more information, please read the Class and Camp Registration and Cancellation guidelines.

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