May Technology Events

For Adults & Parents

Individual Tech Help
Wednesday, May 11th, 10:30–11:30 a.m.

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Tuesday, May 17th, 2:00–3:00 p.m.
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Need help with a general computer issue or have questions about a particular piece of technology? Ask Digital Media Specialist Austin Olney in this VIRTUAL assistance program. Whether a beginner or advanced user, all are welcome.

Digital Library Resources
Wednesday, May 18th, 10:30–11:00 a.m.

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Join Digital Media Specialist Austin Olney and learn about popular online library resources. Beginners are encouraged, all are welcome.
Zoom Tips and Tricks
Wednesday, May 25th, 2:00–2:30 p.m.

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Participants of this session will learn tips and tricks for attending (and hosting) Zoom events. Beginners are encouraged, all are welcome.

For Youth

Create a Minecraft World
Tuesday, May 10th, 4:00–4:30 p.m.

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Want to build your dream house? In this session, youth are invited to work together in a safe, learning environment via Minecraft Realms and focus on their design skills. Activities will include digitally planning to adequately survive in a randomly generated world and/or building things collectively with others in creative mode. All are welcome to partake in some fun, with both library friends and tech specialist Austin Olney.

Engineering Time for Youth
Thursday, May 12th, 4:00–4:30 p.m.

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Participants of this program will practice engineering skills and partake in a variety of activities.
Fortnite for Teens
Thursday, May 19th, 4:00–4:30 p.m.

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Want to join Fortnite with library friends? Sign up for this program to play online together in a safe, private learning environment. In this app, which fosters an equal playing field and gender representation, players are rewarded for teamwork and planning abilities. Activities will include a variety of creative modes and a focus on designing 3D structures for strategic advantage. Squad up with Digital Media Specialist Austin Olney on either Windows, Android, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Nintendo Switch, or PlayStation 4/5.
Game Design for Youth
Thursday, May 26th, 4:00–4:30 p.m.

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Participants of this program will learn key game design concepts, cooperatively, in a private server.

Many of these programs are made possible with support from the White Plains Library Foundation and Con Edison.

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