Teen Tech Week 2015

TTW_cmykThe Las-Clark County Library District celebrates Teen Tech Week March 8-14, 2015, to bring awareness to the various technologies available at your local library and encourage teens to extend learning beyond the classroom where they can explore, create and share content. Teen Tech Week is a national initiative designed to celebrate technology and help teens to learn how to use technology ethically and safely. For more information on all the free programs, call 702.734.READ or visit the Library’s web site. Program highlights include:

Manga Movie Trailer Workshop
Join us for this two-day workshop to learn how to make a manga movie trailer to promote your favorite manga and graphic novels. We’ll display our favorites at this year’s Anime Fest Video Showcase. Registration required.
Saturday, March 7 and Sunday, March 8 at 3 p.m.
Las Vegas Library | 833 Las Vegas Blvd. N. | 702.507.3549

Teen Tech Week App Challenge
Join the library as we explore a new app each day. Pick up your card at your local Youth Services desk and check us out each day to see what app we’ll be exploring.
Sunday, March 8 – Saturday, March 14
Clark County Library | 1401 E. Flamingo Rd. | 702.507.3436
Rainbow Library | 3150 N. Buffalo Dr. | 702.507.3712

Teen Tech Week Wordle Word Art Contest
Make some word art using the website Wordle. Experiment and create tag clouds and we’ll print your favorite. Enter it into our contest by March 14 for the chance to win great prizes. Stop by the Children’s Desk to get started.
Sunday, March 8 – Saturday, March 14
Whitney Library | 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. | 702.507.4015

Maker Fest
Make a variety of fun items at our different maker stations.
Sunday, March 8 at 2 p.m.
Sunrise Library | 5400 Harris Ave. | 702.507.3905

Vine Videos for Teens
Write, direct and star in your own six second videos using our wacky props and costumes. We’ll have a screening party after.
Sunday, March 8 at 3 p.m.
Whitney Library | 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. | 702.507.4015

Bubble Magnets
Make your own bubble magnets to stick to refrigerators, lockers, file cabinets and more. Choose your own designs for fashionable and functional accessories.
Monday, March 9 at 4 p.m.
West Charleston Library | 6301 W. Charleston Blvd. | 702.507.3947
Tuesday, March 10 at 4 p.m.
West Las Vegas Library | 951 W. Lake Mead Blvd. | 702.507.3983
Wednesday, March 11 at 3 p.m.
Windmill Library | 7060 W. Windmill Ln. | 702.507.6041
Friday, March 13 at 3:30 p.m.
Sahara West Library | 9600 W. Sahara Ave | 702.507.3644
Friday, March 13 at 4 p.m.
Whitney Library | 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. | 702.507.4015
Saturday, March 14 at 3 p.m.
Summerlin Library | 1771 Inner Circle Dr. | 702.507.3865

DIY Magic 8 Ball
Looking for answers? Create your own Magic 8 Ball and solve all the mysteries of the world.
Monday, March 9 at 5 p.m.
Meadows Library | 251 W. Boston Ave. | 702.474.0023
Thursday, March 12 at 4 p.m.
Mesquite Library | 121 W. First North St. | 702.346.5224
Friday, March 13 at 4 p.m.
West Charleston Library | 6301 W. Charleston Blvd. | 702.507.3947

Wii Love Games for Teens
Join us for Wii games in celebration of Teen Tech Week.
Monday, March 9 at 6 p.m.
Whitney Library | 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. | 702.507.4015

Life Size Pac-Man
Join us as we play our version of life size Pac-Man.
Tuesday, March 10 at 3 p.m.
Clark County Library | 1401 E. Flamingo Rd. | 702.507.3436
Wednesday, March 11 at 4 p.m.
Mesquite Library | 121 W. First North St. | 702.346.5224

Art Bots
It’s a robot, it’s an artist, it’s an Art Bot. Create your own Art Bot, a robot that wobbles across a piece of paper that creates art as it moves.
Tuesday, March 10 at 4 p.m.
Mesquite Library | 121 W. First North St.| 702.346.5224
Wednesday, March 11 at 4 p.m.
West Charleston Library | 6301 W. Charleston Blvd. | 702.507.3947

DIY Light Painting
Create an awesome picture using this photographic technique.
Tuesday, March 10 at 4 p.m.
Enterprise Library | 25 E. Shelbourne Ave. | 702.507.3764
Tuesday, March 10 at 4:30 p.m.
Sahara West Library | 9600 W. Sahara Ave | 702.507.3644
Wednesday, March 11 at 4:30 p.m.
Las Vegas Library | 833 Las Vegas Blvd. N. | 702.507.3549
Wednesday, March 11 at 4:30 p.m.
Whitney Library | 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. | 702.507.4015

Button Making
Create buttons featuring your favorite characters or quotes.
Thursday, March 12 at 3 p.m.
Spring Valley Library | 4280 S. Jones Blvd. | 702.507.3823
Thursday, March 12 at 4 p.m.
Las Vegas Library | 833 Las Vegas Blvd. N. | 702.507.3549
Thursday, March 12 at 6 p.m.
Whitney Library | 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. | 702.507.4015
Friday, March 13 at 4 p.m.
Rainbow Library | 3150 N. Buffalo Dr. | 702.507.3712

Stop-Motion Animation
Film your own minute movie using our cameras and laptops to create stop motion animation.
Thursday, March 12 at 3 p.m.
Windmill Library | 7060 W. Windmill Ln. | 702.507.6041

Anime Fest
Do you like anime, manga, comics or cosplay? Celebrate all things anime with Anime Fest. Anime Fest is a five-hour library anime convention for teens offering cosplay guests of honor, related panels, cosplay competitions, a Smash Bros. Tournament, a taiko drum performance, festival games, food trucks and more.
Saturday, March 14 from 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Sahara West Library | 9600 W. Sahara Ave. | 702.507.3644

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