GREENWICH, Conn. -- This month, middle-school students can get STEAM-ed during How-To Tuesday and code, as part of the new Create@GreenwichLibrary series. The library's regularly scheduled teen programs continue, and are open to all without registration or charge unless otherwise indicated.
Wednesday, April 6, 7 p.m. -- middle school Student Leadership Council meeting – Enthusiastic students in grades 6-8 meet at Teen Central on the second floor to brainstorm about using library resources to initiate and execute projects relevant to their peer group in exchange for community service hours. Refreshments will be served.
Thursday, April 7 and 21, 7 p.m. -- high school Student Leadership Council meeting -- Teen student leaders will meet twice in April. Students in grades 8-12 gather at Teen Central to brainstorm about using library resources to initiate and execute projects relevant to their peer group in exchange for community service hours. Refreshments will be served.
Friday, April 8, 7 p.m. -- Friday Night Chess -- National Master Rich Jackson will provide instruction, supervise play and challenge students to an occasional match. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Bring a love of the game and a desire to learn.
Saturday, April 9, 1-2 p.m. -- Hour of Code Workshop -- Students in grades 6-9 will be introduced to coding and its applications. It's free, but registration is required. You can begin registering after April 1: do so here. Students must bring their own laptops. This program is part of Create@GreenwichLibrary, a series designed to foster creative and collaborative learning for all ages.
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