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Building a Desktop Computer

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The last year has taught us a lot about how much we rely on technology every day. While most of us can get by with smartphones, there are certain tasks that require us to have something more powerful to fulfill the demands of our business, school, or hobbies. Have you ever considered just putting together your own computer? It’s often a less… read more >>

Taz and Friends: Animals Down Under in Australia

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  When you hear Tasmanian devil do you automatically think of a famous cartoon character? Perfectly understandable! But how much do you know about the real-life animal? Tasmanian devils live in Australia, a continent that is brimming with wacky, adorable, and sometimes terrifying creatures! Follow the links below to experience some of Australia’s most interesting… read more >>

Stained Glass Art for Teens

Hello, crafty teens!  We are going to make some art that you can hang in a window to brighten your or someone else’s day.  Making stained glass art doesn’t have to complicated, and it looks amazing.  So, let’s get started.  Here’s what you need: a coloring page (I used a mandala pattern)  wax paper  permanent… read more >>

National Inventor’s Month: Children’s Edition

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Have you ever wondered who invented the first car or airplane? Chances are we would not have those items if it was not for people who were curious about how things worked and how to improve upon something that already exists. These people are called inventors and May is National Inventor’s Month.  The following titles are available through Hoopla and our website Don’t have a… read more >>

Two-Ingredient Cake

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Want to make a dessert without all the fuss? Don’t have very many ingredients in your cupboard? Then this dessert is for you!  It requires only two ingredients with very little effort or time.    Ingredients: 1 Yellow Cake Mix (White Cake Mix or Angel Food Cake can be used as well)  1 Can Crushed Pineapple  Directions: Preheat oven to temperature on back of cake… read more >>