Studio i

Express yourself in Studio i through animated and live action videos, music or other tools including graphic design, drawing, and even robotics. Studio i has the tools needed to create content whether it’s for a school project or an engaging hobby. This space is located on the second floor in the Loft at ImaginOn and is for ages 10-18 and parents/guardians with children in this age range owrking on a project together to bring stories to life! Anyone outside of this age range is invited to use Satellite Studios equipment at other branches throughout the system. 

Teens and families will gain visual literacy and storytelling skills through working with such software as GarageBand, iMovie, ICanAnimate,and apps from the library’s digital devices. 

Equipment includes:

  • Sound recording booth
  • Three iMac computers
  • ReadyAnimators
  • Blue screen technology
  • Vinyl Cutter
  • Sewing machine

Please call the Loft at 704-416-4660 if you would like to use particular equipment. 

Some projects that can be created include:

  • Weather reports or music videos using our blue screen technology
  • Fashion shows wearing donated costumes from Children's Theatre of Charlotte
  • Animated movies using clay, paper cut-outs, or illustrations
  • Podcasts and songs recorded in the sound booth

Studio i also provides resources for teens to volunteer and to build essential life skills. Learn more about them!

 

 

Volunteen Program  

 

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Celebrate Shakespeare Saturday at ImaginOn on April 21st!

Celebrate the Bard's Birthday with activities for all ages this weekend!

Drop in anytime on Saturday, April 21, 2018, between 10:00am and 4:00pm to celebrate Shakepeare’s birthday with activities for all ages in honor of the Bard. Take part in a Shakespeare-themed storytime at 10:30am, sign a giant birthday card, attend a free “Shakespeare’s Heartbeat” workshop, take a stage combat lesson, learn about life for children in Elizabethan England, play a game of giant chess, make a fairy wand or Montague and Capulet shield, and much more! 

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New Adult 101: FAST TRACK TRADE SCHOOL & JOB FAIR

Are you considering alternatives to a four-year college degree or looking for employment? 

Join us in the Teen Loft, April 7th, 2018 from 2 pm to 4 pm as we host several employers and trade school organizations such as Empire Beauty School, NASCAR Technical Institute, Art Institute of Charlotte, JobCorps, Carolinas Electrical Training Institute, Aldo Shoes, Cantina1511, Carowinds, HMS Host, Paradies Lagardere, Road to Hire & Top Golf.

This fair is ONLY for ages 16-24.

 

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