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YA Book Brunch: Illuminae

Virtual Reality Station Room 151 Main Street, New Canaan

This month we are reading Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff.  Two high school students flee on a space fleet after their home planet is attacked. Ezra and Kady are on separate ships trying to outrun the dreadnought Lincoln, but their mutinous AI system and a deadly plague that turns allies into zombie-like psychopaths
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I Am A Man: the Civil Rights Movement in VR

Virtual Reality Station Room 151 Main Street, New Canaan

In recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, experience the interactive-documentary, I Am A Man, and catch a glimpse of what Washington D.C. was like during the Civil Rights movement. This class will introduce you to the Google Cardboard and Oculus Rift, and certify you to start booking time to use the Virtual Reality Station. The class
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I Am A Man: the Civil Rights Movement in VR

Virtual Reality Station Room 151 Main Street, New Canaan

In recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, experience the interactive-documentary, I Am A Man, and catch a glimpse of what Washington D.C. was like during the Civil Rights movement. This class will introduce you to the Google Cardboard and Oculus Rift, and certify you to start booking time to use the Virtual Reality Station. The class
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Emerging Tech Meetup: Black Mirror Discussion

Virtual Reality Station Room 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Are you interested in emerging technologies? Are you looking to make new friends? Visit the Library once a month to ponder when robots will take over the world over light snacks. Monthly meetups will include informal, guided discussion focused on an emerging technology found in libraries, an innovate technology on the horizon, or tech featured
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Take Flight with Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Station Room 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Did you know that December 17 is Wright Brothers Day, where the U.S. commemorates the first successful flight out of Kitty Hawk, NC? Witness their first flight with our Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, through the aviation experience, ‘Rapid Fire: A Brief History of Flight.’ This class will introduce you to the Oculus Rift, and certify
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Take Flight with Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Station Room 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Did you know that December 17 is Wright Brothers Day, where the U.S. commemorates the first successful flight out of Kitty Hawk, NC? Witness their first flight with our Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, through the aviation experience, ‘Rapid Fire: A Brief History of Flight.’ This class will introduce you to the Oculus Rift, and certify
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Inaugural Virtual Reality Meetup

Virtual Reality Station Room 151 Main Street, New Canaan

New Canaan Library welcomes anyone interested in virtual reality technology to try out our Oculus Rift. Stop by and converse with other people interested in virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, and the like, over light snacks. Must be 16 years or older to attend. All attendees will learn the rules of safely using the
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Get Immersed in Virtual Realty

Virtual Reality Station Room 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Come learn about the Library’s new Virtual Reality Station! This 15 minute class will introduce you to the Oculus Rift and certify you to start booking time to use the Virtual Reality Station. The class will cover procedures, safety, handling the equipment and launching VR games. We will be offering certification classes on Tuesdays 3:00
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