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.

Upcoming Events

Friday
June
1
1:30​pm
(Edgewater - Computer Classroom)
Event Category: Basic Tech Skills
Who wants to go on a safari with Microsoft PowerPoint? Use the mouse to form wild combinations of animals while learning how to create a basic presentation and view your slideshow masterpiece.
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Friday
June
1
2:15​pm
(Herndon - Training Lab)
Event Category: Coding & Robotics
Write real code. Explore the JavaScript programming language with characters from Star Wars.
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Friday
June
1
3:00​pm
(Edgewater - Computer Classroom)
Event Category: Basic Tech Skills
Create amazing science fair charts to wow the judges using Microsoft Excel. Learn how to use the tools needed to create a basic graphs to display your data.
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Friday
June
1
3:30​pm
(Herndon - Training Lab)
Event Category: Maker/DIY
Kids' who love playing Minecraft will love this class. They will learn to design and draw their very own Minecraft character using 3D modeling software. Select locations only. (tic101)
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Saturday
June
2
10:30​am
(Alafaya - Meeting Room 1)
Event Categories: Science & Math; Maker/DIY
Build K'NEX machines such as transmissions, drag racers, cranes, rocket launchers, and more. Make learning about simple machines, motion and engineering fun with hands-on building. (tic101)
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Saturday
June
2
10:30​am
(Herndon - Training Lab)
Event Category: Graphic Design
Design eye-catching graphics using Adobe Illustrator. Create and arrange assets and use common design techniques and editing tools to create artwork as well as manage objects and layers.
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Saturday
June
2
11:45​am
(Herndon - Training Lab)
Event Category: Science & Math
Have fun with physics! Learn how to use the Algodoo computer program to see how objects react in this physics simulator.
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Registration Required
Saturday
June
2
1:30​pm
Event Category: Coding & Robotics
Animate stories with code. Create custom characters and backgrounds, then write programs to bring your stories to life with motion & sound. Learn the basics of computer science with the ScratchJr app.
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Registration Required
Saturday
June
2
3:30​pm
(South Creek - Computer Lab)
Event Category: Basic Tech Skills
Use an image-editing program to create and modify your very own digital work of art.
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Registration Required
Sunday
June
3
2:30​pm
(Learning Cube)
Event Categories: Maker/DIY; Arts & Crafting
Knit a cute plush bunny. Learn the basics of knitting from starting your project to adding the final touches.
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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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