School holidays at Ku-ring-gai Library

Introduction to 3D printing Workshop - fully booked

Learn the basics of 3D printing and how to design your own work using Tinkercad software.

Note to parents: Children attending are required to create a Tinkercad account before attending the workshop.

Designs made in class will be printed during the week.

Date:  Monday 8 January 2018
Venue: Gordon Library ezone computer lab
Time: 2:00pm- 4:00pm
Cost: $10 – includes one free print (Size conditions apply)
Age: Suitable for children from 10 years

Scratch Jr workshop for kids and their adult helper

Scratch Jr is an introductory programming language that enables young children to create their own interactive stories and games.

Children snap together graphical programming blocks to make characters move, jump, dance, and sing.

Date

Thursday 11 January 2018

Date

Thursday 18 January 2018

Venue

Gordon Library

Venue

Lindfield Library

Time

10.00am - 11.30am

Time

10.00am - 11.30am

BYO device - IPad or Android (Please note that Scratch Jr will not work on Microsoft tablets).

Please ensure that you have downloaded the free Scratch Jr app.

Age: Suitable for children in school years K-2
Cost:  $5

Gordon Library

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Lindfield Library

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Stop Motion Animation Workshop - Set the Scene - fully booked

During this workshop children will create their own stop motion animated game show using a variety of material and props which include small toys, Lego, clay and paper.

The emphasis will be on camera position, setting the scene and effective lighting and proportion techniques.

Date: Wednesday 10 January 2018                       
Venue: St. Ives Library
Time: 10.00- 11.30am
Cost:  $5
Age: 9 years plus

Please note that this workshop has been designed for IPad and Samsung Galaxy tablets only.

Children wanting to bring along their own device will need to download the free Stop Motion Studio app before attending the workshop.

Claymation Animation Workshop for beginners - fully booked

This workshop is designed to teach kids how to use stop motion tools to create their own animated movie using either iPad or Samsung Galaxy devices.

Once children are familiar with the basics they will go on to design a simple clay character and create their own animated movie. 

Date: Wednesday 17 January  2018   
Venue: Turramurra Library
Time: 10:00-11.30am
Cost: $5
Age: 9 years plus

Please note that this workshop has been designed for IPad and Samsung Galaxy tablets only.

Children wanting to bring along their own device will need to download the free Stop Motion Studio app before attending the workshop.

Game on! - Lego and Craft - fully booked

Let’s go crazy Lego brick challenge

Children are invited to join our Lego and craft workshops during these school holidays.

A challenge will be set for Lego enthusiasts to construct their own GAME inspired masterpieces using Lego and imagination.

Date

Wednesday 10 January 2018

Date

Thursday 18 January 2018

Venue

St. Ives Library

Venue

Lindfield Library

Time

2.15pm -3.45pm

Time

2.15pm -3.45pm

Cost:  $5
Age: 5-8years
Bookings essential