Teen

Saturday Sessions - Sweet Song: Hammered Dulcimer with Peter Hebert

Music and Dance
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Schlessman Hall - Level 1

An expert instrumentalist, Peter Hebert plays the evocative hammered dulcimer and its cousin, the psaltery, with masterful ease – filling the air with the ancient sounds of Medieval Europe. The Graeco-Roman dulcimer (sweet song) derives its name from the Latin dulcis (sweet) and the Greek melos (song). Find out how perfectly named this haunting instrument can be when Peter Hebert makes his dulcimer sing a sweet song.
https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh#music

Saturday Sessions - Looping Bass with Matt Skellenger

Music and Dance
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Schlessman Hall - Level 1

Wowing audiences in our 2014 season, Matt Skellenger is back for an encore performance of his exciting concert set. “In electroacoustic music, a loop is a repeating section of sound material. Short sections of material can be repeated to create ostinato (motif) patterns.” – Wikipedia.com. Matt Skellenger utilizes looping techniques to create complex musical pieces that are haunting and memorable.
https://www.denverlibrary.org/fresh#music

Saturday Sessions - Compositions and Kibitzing: Brian Burch and Randal Ames

Music and Dance
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Schlessman Hall - Level 1

Fingerstyle guitarist Brian Birch and mandolinist Randal Ames have been wowing audiences in the Denver area for the past ten years. Their acoustic compositions and other musical renderings cover a wide variety of musical styles ranging from classical and folk, to new age and blues. Along with their original pieces they also play great instrumental music from some of the best pickers on the planet including: Leo Kottke, Chet Atkins, Steffan Grossman, Alex DeGrassi, Bill Mize, David Qualey and Ed Gerhard.

Teen Lock-in: Superhero After Hours

Arts and Crafts
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Food, games, superheroes, crafts, and free reign of the library for teens. Registration & permission slip are required. For grades 6-12. Call, email, or visit teens.denverlibrary.org for info. Registration opens May 18th.

Open Sewing Lab

Arts and Crafts
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bask in distraction-free sewing at our open sewing lab where you can bring any project to work on. Don’t have a machine? No problem--we will have several on hand for you to use, so grab your supplies and head on over.

ideaLAB Teen Open Lab

Computers and Tech
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
ideaLAB - Level 4

(ages 12-19) Interested in recording music in our studio or editing your videos? Want to use our 3D printer or learn about Arduino? Want to learn how to make your own video games? Ready to sew or paint a masterpiece? Just want to hang out and play games? Drop by Teen Open Lab after school and on Saturdays.

ideaLAB Teen Open Lab

Computers and Tech
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
ideaLAB - Level 4

(ages 12-19) Interested in recording music in our studio or editing your videos? Want to use our 3D printer or learn about Arduino? Want to learn how to make your own video games? Ready to sew or paint a masterpiece? Just want to hang out and play games? Drop by Teen Open Lab after school and on Saturdays.

ideaLAB Teen Open Lab

Computers and Tech
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
ideaLAB - Level 4

(ages 12-19) Interested in recording music in our studio or editing your videos? Want to use our 3D printer or learn about Arduino? Want to learn how to make your own video games? Ready to sew or paint a masterpiece? Just want to hang out and play games? Drop by Teen Open Lab after school and on Saturdays.

ROM Hack!

Computers and Tech
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
ideaLAB - Level 4

(ages 12-19) A ROM is a computer file which is a copy of the data from a video game cartridge. Once you have it on your computer, you can change a game’s graphics, dialogue, levels, almost anything. Make Princess Peach rescue Mario. Make Mega Man talk like a Pokemon. We'’ll show you how to get started!

ideaLAB Teen Open Lab

Computers and Tech
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
ideaLAB - Level 4

(ages 12-19) Interested in recording music in our studio or editing your videos? Want to use our 3D printer or learn about Arduino? Want to learn how to make your own video games? Ready to sew or paint a masterpiece? Just want to hang out and play games? Drop by Teen Open Lab after school and on Saturdays.

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