Teen Programs

 

Teen Resources

Digital Creation Space-button Learning Express
Lynda.com 
 Plano Teens Connect
Teen Streat Team Button  OverDrive Teens 
Digital Creation Space
at Haggard Library, a laboratory for 
digital creativity
LearningExpress Library
practice tests and  software tutorials 
Lynda.com
online courses, learn at your own pace
Plano Teens Connect
our blog about 
teen books, etc

Teen Street Team
information & application for teen advisory board
OverDrive for Teens
eBooks and eAudiobooks for teens 
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Intro to Video Editing with Premiere – 


Learn the basics of video editing using Adobe Premiere. Class held in the Haggard Teen Digital Creation Space. No registration required. Space is first come-first served. Classes beyond “level 101” require experience with the software.
Grades 6-12
Free tickets available 30 minutes before the program
Haggard
Haggard
Sat
Sat
Jan 14
Apr 1
3-5pm
3-5pm
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Arduino Advanced Workshop - IoT and Cloud – 


Build on the Arduino Basics workshop and learn how to use sensors, collect data, load the data into AT&T M2X cloud, and analyze the data in the cloud. Class material can be accessed in Folder IoT Class 2 at http://link.att.com/mobile-app-class. Registration required. Registration opens two weeks prior to session. A Plano Library Card is required to register. Participants need a laptop with the latest Chrome or Firefox browsers formthese hands-on classes! Additional free software download instructions will be available for each class when you register. Presented in partnership with OASiS & TiE.
Ages 13 & up
Registration Required
Haggard
Davis
Sun
Sun
Feb 19
Apr 2
1:30-4:30pm
1:30-4:30pm
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Arduino Advanced Workshop - Bluetooth and Voice Enablement – 


Build on the Mobile App and Arduino Basics workshops and learn how to control Arduino components using Bluetooth HC-05 and how to control electronic components using voice commands. Class material can be accessed in Folder IoT Class 3 at http://
link.att.com/mobile-app-class. Registration required. Registration opens two weeks prior to session. A Plano Library Card is required to register. Participants need a laptop with the latest Chrome or Firefox browsers form these hands-on classes! Additional free software download instructions will be available for each class when you register. Presented in partnership with OASiS & TiE.
Ages 13 & up
Registration Required
Haggard
Davis
Sun
Sun
Feb 26
Apr 9
1:30-4:30pm
1:30-4:30pm
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18st AIRSpace Workshops: Wet Felting – 


Create a landscape in the first workshop and an abstract design in the second workshop based on your color sketch. Learn how to felt the piece in a baggie using prefelt, wool roving and other materials.
Ages 10 & up

Harrington
Harrington
Sun
Sun
Apr 9
Apr 23
2-4pm
2-4pm
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Minecraft Survival Mode – 


Battle against monsters and the elements with your friends in survival mode. Free tickets available on a first-come, first-served basis 30 minutes before the program.
Grades 4-8
Free tickets available 30 minutes before the program
Davis
Harrington
Fri
Fri
Mar 10
Apr 14
3-5pm
3-5pm
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Electro-Poetry – 


Poetry, rap, and spoken word combined with electronic sound manipulation! Learn to use echo, distortion, loops and beats using Korg Kaoss Pads, synths, Garageband, and other technology to enhance spoken-word performances. Come with a friend and team up, or go solo!
Grades 6-12

Haggard
Mon Apr 17
3pm
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18st AIRSpace Workshops: Weaving & Quilling Paper – 


Quilling is an art technique that involves the use of paper strips that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs. Learn how to create a paper weaving and then embellish it with quilled paper.
Ages 10 & up

Harrington
Sun May 7
2-4pm
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College Entrance Exams: Practice Test and Tutorial – 


Take an actual ACT test and find out right away how you can improve. The test is followed by a 1-hour tutorial and runs through lunchtime. Bring snacks and a bottle of water with you! Presented by More Than a Teacher. Registration required. Registration opens two weeks prior to session. A Plano Library Card is required to register.
Grades 9 - 12
Registration Required
Davis
Sat
May 13
10:30am - 3:30pm
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18th AIRSpace Workshops: Weaving on a Hand Loom – 


Create a small wall hanging using a handmade loom. You will incorporate string, yarn, thin pieces of fabric, and other materials into your design.
Ages 10 & up

Harrington
Sun May 21
2-4pm