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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10/21
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Book-lovers of all ages are invited to EpicFest, Nov. 3

EpicFest is an extraordinary, free literary festival that joyfully connects children, teens and families with books and the people who write them through activities that encourage a love of reading and learning. In its fourth year, EpicFest has become a wonderful family tradition.

Nationally-recognized children’s and young adult authors and illustrators will spend two days in Charlotte to share their latest books, their experiences and their passion for libraries with kids of all ages.

Super Saturdays 2018-2019

Starting in October- Join us on the second Saturday of every month for our Super Saturdays at ImaginOn.  We will have a featured performer or event to provide Family Friendly programming, all for FREE!     Events will typically take place between 1pm and 2:30pm in the Story Lab area of ImaginOn and no tickets are needed!  Check out our Event Calendar for updated information.  

 

 

 

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