“It was an out of body experience,” recounted Ida, a resident at The Highlands at The Moorings of Arlington Heights, who at 91-years-young recently experienced virtual reality for the first time. Ida, along with 30 other residents, donned a pair of virtual reality goggles and was soon transfixed with a 360-view of Thomas Jefferson’s home, Monticello. She explored room after room
Struggling with a class or need homework help? The Hub's Homework Helpers can assist with completing homework assignments or practicing skills for improved mastery. High School students proficient in specific subjects are available throughout the week. Drop in for help from our Homework Helpers!
Interested in becoming a Homework Helper? More information on our Volunteer page.
There are tonnes (metric tons) of awesome digital media stuff available for you to use in the Studio.
• DSLR, HD Camcorder, lighting, and backdrops
• Microphones, vocal booth, drum kit, and audio recording software
• Photoshop, Illustrator, and digital drawing tablet
• Practically all of the everything else in the universe…
Don't forget to ask the Tech Learning Center about the recording kits, cameras, and other equipment available to take home!
Visit www.ahml.info/studio/equipment to see a full list of equipment or to make a reservation.
Available for anyone 12 and older. A library card or school ID is required.
- A hotspot is a device that uses a cellular connection to provide internet access to your devices.
- Connect your device to the hotspot via Wi-Fi and browse the internet with up to 4G LTE speeds.
- Franklin R910 Mobile Hotspots:
“Common themes of my poetry are home, or longing for home, and belonging, or in most cases not belonging,” Lee shared in an email.
“We knew we wanted to do a projector, and we planned to rent it,” Becker said. “It was my boyfriend who said, ‘let’s check with the library because they have so much equipment over there.’”
“We called and it was a super duper coincidence that the library had just gotten a projector kit, and we could borrow it for free!”
The day before their party, Becker picked up the Projector Kit