WhizKids

Come join the coolest new tech club!

Join WhizKids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12.

Now at all locations.

Summer Program: June 3 to August 5, 2017

  • April 1 - Registration opens for WhizKids, Melrose Camps, and TechKrew classes taking place in June
  • May 1 – Registration opens for WhizKids, Melrose Camps, and TechKrew classes taking place in July & August

Upcoming Events

WhizKids: Tech Exploration (9-12) No Registration Required
Tuesday
December
12
3:00​pm
(Edgewater - Computer Classroom)
Event Category: Basic Tech Skills
Would you like to further explore a topic or idea covered in one of our classes? Come hangout with other kids and dig a little deeper.
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Thursday
December
14
4:00​pm
(West Oaks - Technology Classroom)
Event Category: Basic Tech Skills
Custom design your greeting cards with graphics and text. Become familiar with the Publisher environment, explore pre-defined templates and formatting options.
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WhizKids: Loom Knit Bracelets (9-12) Registration Required
Saturday
December
16
10:30​am
(Herndon - Meeting Room 1)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Loom knit colorful bracelets. Learn how to create a cardboard loom and knit a unique bracelet. No experience necessary.
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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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