For the complete schedule of all the programs offered by the Los Angeles Public Library this coming week, visit: lapl.org/summer. If you or your children have not signed up for the summer reading challenge program, which is held from June 1 to August 31, visit: lapl.org/summer.
Miss Danielle from the Venice Branch Library will demonstrate a chemical reaction with Mentos and Diet Coke. The experiment will be live on Zoom at 4 p.m. on Monday, June 22. Email email@example.com for the link. If you want to try the experiment, make sure you have the following materials on hand: three bottles of 2-liter Diet Cokes, three packs of Mentos, a geyser tube or paper to make a funnel—and a patio or yard.
SCRATCH CODING CLASS:
A SCRATCH coding class for kids, ages 7 to 12, starts tomorrow, June 22 at 2 p.m. and continues on Monday, June, 29, July 6 and July 13. This self-paced video course is aided with live help from Zoom.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for questions or Zoom access link.
BOOK CLUB FOR MIDDLE-SCHOOL READERS:
Ms. Ashely of the Brentwood Branch Library, will lead a discussion of “Because of Winn-Dixie,” by Kate Di Camillo. If a person wants to participate and does not have a book, it can be borrowed with the Hoopla, Overdrive or Libby apps. The discussion will be live on Zoom at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 26. Email email@example.com for the link.
FLIGHTS OF FANTASY: STORY THEATRE
Lorrie Oshatz and Teresa Amy bring folktales and fables to life. Kids can watch them live on YouTube (Los Angeles Public Library) or live on Facebook (@lapubliclibrary) at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23.
MEET THE AUTHOR:
Lilliam Rivera, the author of the new middle-grade novel, “Goldie Vance: The Hotel Whodunit!” will be live on YouTube and also on Facebook at 4 p.m. on Friday, June 26.
LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE:
Did you know that if you have a library card, you have free 24/7 unlimited access to learning a new language?
Courses are offered through Mango Language, which offers a choice of 70 languages, and Transparent Language Online, which offers 120 languages. (Visit: https://lapl.org/language-learning.)