23 April, 2023
Gilgandra Shire Library News - April 12, 2023
LEGO® Club and Tech Club
Mixing DFYM (Designs From Your Mind)
LEGO® Club and Tech Club, our program
last week for each session included both
LEGO® bricks and robots. Edison robots are
a programmable robot which empowers students
to become not just coders, but inventors,
problem solvers and creative thinkers.
More than a robot, Edison’s sensors and
expandable build system open up pathways
for learning across maths, science, critical
thinking, engineering, design thinking and
more. Using our LEGO® bricks, our participants
created different designs on their
Edison, before programming them.
The Edison can be programmed to move
in a variety of manners, by following lights,
sound, lines or by avoiding obstacles.
Our builders had a lot of fun testing out
the different movement methods as well as
changing the design of the Edison with
We will continue our experimentation
with Edison during our holiday programs.
Help to get a 2023 Seniors Travel Card and find savings
Service NSW is partnering with the
Library to help you apply for your 2023
RSTC Card and for the Savings Finder
Program. Tamara Francis from Service
NSW will be at the library soon to give you
one-to-one help with applying.
Places are limited, so bookings are
School holiday activities
These school holidays, we will have a range of fun activities, including LEGO® Club, “Make-a-Machine Wednesday” and Science At The Library.