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Some Plink Musicfun links to try.  Make music!   Chrome RhythmExperiment with sound and rhythm.  Click links and start playing!   Here are:  Plink by Dinahmoe

and  Chrome Music Lab

 

 


“Pixels of the Past” Oct 27th 11-2

A hands-on look at the science and history of video gaming! Experience the past and play with an assortment of retro video game consoles dating back 40 years! Featuring celebrated classics such as the Nintendo Entertainment System and Sega Genesis, early pioneers like the Atari 2600 and Colecovision, and forgotten gems including the Vectrex and TurboGrafx-16! Over a dozen old-school game systems will be here for you to play, running on vintage televisions sets to truly send you back in time! Enjoy seeing the evolution of an art form in person and learn how simple moving squares on the TV screen morphed into the life-like world of video gaming we have today.


College Financial Aid Workshop

Tuesday, October 30th, 6 to 7:30 pm

Please join us for a free college planning workshop presented by College4Less.  Learn how to maximize the amount of financial aid you are eligible to receive.  Even if your family isn’t eligible for need-based aid, we will cover the best strategies on how to pay for college.  Register using the website calendar and contact Kristen at kcarpentier@brainerdlibrary.org with any questions.

 


Teen Advisory TAB_final_smallBoard: October 25th 6pm

What can your library do for you?

Join BML’s Teen Advisory Board to find out! For tweens and teens grades 6 to 12

  • Voice your ideas for improved young adult (YA) services.

  • Help plan YA events and activities.

  • Help develop the YA collection.

  • Assist with Children’s programming

Participation completes community service hours & looks great on college and job apps! Contact Kristen at kcarpentier@brainerdlibrary.org or call us.  It’s your library… make a difference!


Thursday, November 29th: Drop-in 5 – 7pm  

Get in the holiday spirit by creating your very own Gingerbread House. 

Compete with other teens for the best house on the block, and win a prize!

Voting will be conducted on social media so be sure to like our Facebook & Instagram for more details.  

All materials will be provided; just bring your creativity!

 

 


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