YA Book Brunch Podcast

Podcast

Episode 5: Earn your Echolocation Badge for Teen Summer Reading Challenge and listen to our Podcast about Nothing by Janne Teller. Lots of spoilers so read the book first! Find out whether we loved it or hated it and how it all ties into an existential crisis. Hear about some great readalikes from Sam and
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Introduction to Python for Grades 5-8

Online

This 3 session class will introduce students to the basics of Python.  We will meet Wednesdays, August 12, 19 & 26 from 7-8 PM. This is a hands on workshop using Zoom and repl.it, a website that allows collaborative coding.  Each week will cover coding concepts such as variables, loops and conditionals with a related
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Game Night for Grades 5-8

Online

Join us for an virtual game night every Thursday at 7 this summer. We will be playing Drawasaurus in a private game room. Drawasaurus is a draw-and-guess style game. This is a browser-based game so no downloads or accounts needed! For rising 5th-8th grade. RSVP for Game Night to receive the link to join the game
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Introduction to Python for Grades 5-8

Online

This 3 session class will introduce students to the basics of Python.  We will meet Wednesdays, August 12, 19 & 26 from 7-8 PM. This is a hands on workshop using Zoom and repl.it, a website that allows collaborative coding.  Each week will cover coding concepts such as variables, loops and conditionals with a related
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For Parents: 5 Ways to Ease Your Student Back to School

Zoom Videoconference

A free Webinar for Parents of Elementary, Middle, and High School Students In this 30-minute highly dynamic, action-specific, and interactive seminar, parents are invited to learn best-practice, tools and strategies to support their student as they transition back to school this fall. When: Monday August 24, 2020, 10:00 am -or- 4:00 pm (select on registration page)
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Introduction to Python for Grades 5-8

Online

This 3 session class will introduce students to the basics of Python.  We will meet Wednesdays, August 12, 19 & 26 from 7-8 PM. This is a hands on workshop using Zoom and repl.it, a website that allows collaborative coding.  Each week will cover coding concepts such as variables, loops and conditionals with a related
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YA Book Brunch Podcast

Podcast

Episode 6: Listen in to the season finale as our teen librarians discuss With The Fire On High by Elizabeth Acevedo. Lots of spoilers so read the book first! Find out whether we loved it or hated it. Hear about some great read-alikes from Kathleen and learn what prompted Sam to say, "This is why
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YA Book Brunch Podcast

Podcast

Episode 6: Listen in to the season finale as our teen librarians discuss With The Fire On High by Elizabeth Acevedo. Lots of spoilers so read the book first! Find out whether we loved it or hated it. Hear about some great read-alikes from Kathleen and learn what prompted Sam to say, "This is why
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New Canaan Coalition presents: Talk Saves Lives

Zoom Videoconference

Talk Saves Lives is a community-based presentation that covers the general scope of suicide, the research on prevention, and what people can do to fight suicide. Attendees will learn the risk and warning signs of suicide, and how together, we can help prevent it. The Talk Saves Lives presentation is open to the community. Register
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Pizza and Pages (Zoom) Book Group for grades 6-7

Online

This month we are reading The epic fail of Arturo Zamora by Pablo Cartaya!  Join Librarians Cathy Townsend and Kathleen Crouse in a Zoom meeting to discuss the book and chat with your friends! This program is for any children who are entering 6th-7th grade in Fall 2020. Register online HERE to receive the Zoom invitation or email ctownsend@newcanaanlibrary.org.
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