Computers & Technology

Earn While You Learn!

Middlesex College is creating apprenticeship opportunities in Advanced Manufacturing through a partnership in Career Advance USA, a U.S. Department of Labor funded grant. Apprenticeships, developed and implemented in collaboration with employers, are earn-and-learn programs that combine formal classroom learning with on-the-job training.

Summer Scratch Coding Fun (Gr.3 + Zoom)

Scratch is a block-based computer programming language and it's a good starting point for kids to learn how to code.

Join us to learn the basics of MIT's Scratch Program and try out fun coding projects.

This 5-days online bootcamp is open to kids of 3-5th grade with no experience in Scratch.

Every weekday from August 15th to 19th 2:00-3:00 pm.  Limited registration!

You will learn the basics of Scratch and create a project each day.

Scratch Coding Fun (Gr.3 + Zoom)

Scratch is a block-based computer programming language and it's a good starting point for kids to learn how to code.

Join us to learn the basics of MIT's Scratch Program and try out fun coding projects.

This 5-days online bootcamp is open to kids of 3-5th grade with no experience in Scratch.

Every weekday from August 15th to 19th 2:00-3:00 pm.  Limited registration!

You will learn the basics of Scratch and create a project each day.

Chess Club for Beginners (Gr.2+ Zoom)

An online Chess club for Beginners will be held with 8 Zoom meetings on every Thursday @ 4-5 p.m starting June 2nd,2022.

We will go through the curriculum from Chesskid.com, watching videos and solving puzzles.

This club is targeted to 2nd grader and above with no prior experience in playing chess.

After 8 meetings, participants should know the basic rules and tactics of playing chess.

If you are interested in joining, please fill out the registration form. 

Learn Computer Skills at Home (drop-in event).

Join us for an in-person drop-in event. Stop by 11 am and 2 pm to learn about new offerings in tech classes at EBPL. 

EBPL Tech trainer will be distributing information about how to access high-quality tech training classes from home. Stop by to ask questions about these useful resources.

Location:

Behind the Information Desk.

Any questions contact Tech Trainer at ybombardiere@ebpl.org or call 732-390-6767 to leave a message. 

 

 

ABC's of Coding

The ABC's of Coding

Python is one of the most popular coding languages in the world, and it is one of the most easy and powerful languages to learn.

This program is for students currently in 6th and 7th grades.

This is a 3 part class, taught by a volunteer.  April 11-13 from 1-3 in the YS programming room.  Please bring a laptop.

You must be able to attend all 3 classes.  Class size is limited, so please let me know if you need to cancel your registration.  Email mwhittington@ebpl.org with questions.