Teen Tech Week, March 5-11, 2017, is a national initiative that focuses on promoting libraries’ non-print resources, such as downloadable magazines, eBooks, hotspots, and databases to teens. This annual event is sponsored by YALSA, the Young Adult Library Services Association. This year’s theme is be the Source of Change. Knowing how to use digital technology is important for school, career and personal enrichment. The library is a great place to learn more about digital technology while having fun! DeKalb County Public Library has some fun programs during Teen Tech Week and additional technology-related programs throughout the months of March and April you will want to explore. Please check for times and registration requirements.
Learn computer coding at the Stonecrest Library’s monthly Computer Coding Club, Saturday, March 4, 2017. Pick up a virtual scavenger hunt sheet and learn about the library’s digital resources March 6, 2017 at the Clarkston Library. Design a Paper Luminary at the Salem-Panola Library, Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Conquer a challenge using a robot at the monthly Masters Builders Club, at the Stonecrest Library, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. Join the STEAM Teens, March 22, 2017 at the Toco Hill-Avis G. Williams Library. Learn the basic technology and information organization for App Building at the Stonecrest Library, Wednesday, April 5, 2017.