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Coding for Gaming

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2024-07-03 14:00:00 2024-07-03 15:00:00 America/New_York Coding for Gaming Create the games you want to play by learning the basics of coding and building games from scratch. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs. Virrick Park Branch -

Wednesday, July 03
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2024-07-03 14:00:00 2024-07-03 15:00:00 America/New_York Coding for Gaming Create the games you want to play by learning the basics of coding and building games from scratch. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs. Virrick Park Branch -

Create the games you want to play by learning the basics of coding and building games from scratch. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

AGE GROUP: | Young Adult (12-18) | Tween (8-12) | Children (6-11) |

EVENT TYPE: | STEAM | In-Person |

TAGS: | STEM | In-Person | Gaming |

Virrick Park Branch

customercare@mdpls.org
Phone: 305-442-7872
Branch manager
Danilo Castro

Hours
Mon, Jul 22 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jul 23 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jul 24 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jul 25 9:30AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jul 26 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jul 27 9:30AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jul 28 Closed

Branch manager
Danilo Castro
Address
3255 Plaza Street
Miami, FL 33133
Tel: 305-442-7872

Upcoming events

Tue, Jul 23, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Visit FLOW at the library to renew, replace or update your driver?s license. Representatives can also assist you with getting a new Florida identification card, renewing your vehicle registration, purchasing a special license plate and more! Registration is required. For appointments and more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 23, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Take part in these free parenting skills classes and parent-child interaction groups for all parents of children ages 0-6. The classes aim to provide parents the skills and tools needed to nurture their children emotionally, cognitively, and socially. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join magician Brent Gregory this summer for an interactive show that combines mind-bending magic with comedy. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Canceled
Tue, Jul 23, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Whether you want to learn the basics or are looking for a challenge, we invite you to join us for a game of chess. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Jul 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Jul 27, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Jul 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Earn volunteer hours while helping make our library an even better place for teens. Make new friends while helping choose books, planning and leading programs and learning new skills. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 13-18 yrs.

Mon, Jul 29, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and search for jobs online. Please bring a list of your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Jul 29, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Let your creativity flow by putting together a zine (small self-published work of art and literature) based on the week's topic or from your own inspiration. Materials are provided while supplies last. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 12 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Engage your child in a world of musical fun! Led by a board-certified music therapist, this group fosters developmental growth through playing instruments, singing, movement and reading. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 3-5 yrs.

Tue, Jul 30, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Take part in these free parenting skills classes and parent-child interaction groups for all parents of children ages 0-6. The classes aim to provide parents the skills and tools needed to nurture their children emotionally, cognitively, and socially. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Tue, Jul 30, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Whether you want to learn the basics or are looking for a challenge, we invite you to join us for a game of chess. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Thu, Aug 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Sat, Aug 03, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Aug 03, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Enjoy a variety of classical and flamenco pieces performed by guitarist Frank V. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Mon, Aug 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and search for jobs online. Please bring a list of your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Aug 06, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Take part in these free parenting skills classes and parent-child interaction groups for all parents of children ages 0-6. The classes aim to provide parents the skills and tools needed to nurture their children emotionally, cognitively, and socially. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Thu, Aug 08, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Fri, Aug 09, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Relax and have fun playing video games at the library. Play solo or with a friend. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Aug 10, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Rescheduled
Sat, Aug 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Saturday, August 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Explore the world of Scratch, one of the most kid-friendly visual programming languages. Learn the basics of coding in a fun, engaging way while using your creativity and imagination. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 10 - 15 yrs.

Mon, Aug 12, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for Grove-Gables Toastmasters communication and leadership workshops. From presentations, interviews and salary negotiations to storytelling or simply giving a toast, gain valuable insights and practice to help improve your skills in a positive and supportive environment. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Aug 12, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and search for jobs online. Please bring a list of your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Tue, Aug 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Take part in these free parenting skills classes and parent-child interaction groups for all parents of children ages 0-6. The classes aim to provide parents the skills and tools needed to nurture their children emotionally, cognitively, and socially. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 18 yrs.+

Thu, Aug 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Fri, Aug 16, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Relax and have fun playing video games at the library. Play solo or with a friend. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Mon, Aug 19, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and search for jobs online. Please bring a list of your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Aug 22, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Fri, Aug 23, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Relax and have fun playing video games at the library. Play solo or with a friend. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Aug 24, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Explore the world of Scratch, one of the most kid-friendly visual programming languages. Learn the basics of coding in a fun, engaging way while using your creativity and imagination. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 10 - 15 yrs.

Mon, Aug 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for Grove-Gables Toastmasters communication and leadership workshops. From presentations, interviews and salary negotiations to storytelling or simply giving a toast, gain valuable insights and practice to help improve your skills in a positive and supportive environment. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Aug 26, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and search for jobs online. Please bring a list of your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Aug 29, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Fri, Aug 30, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Relax and have fun playing video games at the library. Play solo or with a friend. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Aug 31, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Thu, Sep 05, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Fri, Sep 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Relax and have fun playing video games at the library. Play solo or with a friend. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Sep 07, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Mon, Sep 09, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for Grove-Gables Toastmasters communication and leadership workshops. From presentations, interviews and salary negotiations to storytelling or simply giving a toast, gain valuable insights and practice to help improve your skills in a positive and supportive environment. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Mon, Sep 09, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and search for jobs online. Please bring a list of your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Sep 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Fri, Sep 13, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Relax and have fun playing video games at the library. Play solo or with a friend. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Sep 14, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.

Sat, Sep 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Explore the world of Scratch, one of the most kid-friendly visual programming languages. Learn the basics of coding in a fun, engaging way while using your creativity and imagination. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 10 - 15 yrs.

Mon, Sep 16, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to create an eye-catching resume and search for jobs online. Please bring a list of your employment and education history and a USB flash drive. You will also need to have an e-mail account. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 19 yrs.+

Thu, Sep 19, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for stories, songs and activities for children and their families. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. All ages.

Fri, Sep 20, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Relax and have fun playing video games at the library. Play solo or with a friend. For more information, please contact the branch at 305-442-7872 or castrod@mdpls.org. Ages 8 - 18 yrs.

Sat, Sep 21, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Certified teachers meet with small groups of students in one-hour sessions to provide homework help and tutoring in reading, math, and science. Students are encouraged to bring homework material or school assignments for assistance in specific subject areas. This free service is available to all students in grades K-12. For more information, contact tutoring@mdpls.org, call 305-375-1413, or visit www.mdpls.org/tutor. Funded in part by The Children's Trust.