Category Archives: Group Visits

Learning Curve Tour for Hangzhou Sister City Ambassadors

This week, the Indianapolis Public Library welcomed ambassadors from our Sister City, Hangzhou, China. After a welcome celebration in Central’s atrium, we gave our visitors a tour of the Learning Curve. We demonstrated some of our digital activities as we … Continue reading

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KIB – Youth Tree Team Projects

Keep Indianapolis Beautiful Youth Tree Team visits the Learning Curve to work on their power point presentations. Good work team, and thanks for keeping Indianapolis beautiful!

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Precious Angels Hugo Podcast

Today, the Precious Angels group visited the Curve and read the first chapter of Brian Selznick’s The Invention of Hugo Cabret. After listening, they recorded a podcast of some highlights and thoughts inspired by the book:

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Kindercare: Hugo Ch. 5 Podcast

This summer, the Kindercare group has been visiting the Learning Curve and reading from The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick. Listen to the podcast below to hear some of their highlights from Chapter 5 and predictions for what … Continue reading

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Andrew J. Brown Summer Camp Reports!

Students from Andrew J. Brown Summer Camp visited Central Library to practice searching and reporting using the online catalog, wordle and podcasting station.  Click the play button to hear their report, and check out the example word cloud below!

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Starfish Initiative Reports!

Today, the Starfish Initiative visited Central Library to learn about Indianapolis Public Library’s resources. Click the podcast player below to hear the results of their hands-on research activity.

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Freetown Village Reports!

Students from Freetown Village visited the Learning Curve to learn about the library, program robots, and tell us about the books they found. Click play on the podcast player below to hear their reports!

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Starfish Initiative Reports!

Today, the Starfish Initiative visited Central Library to learn about Indianapolis Public Library’s resources.  Click the podcast player below to hear the results of their hands-on research activity.

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Hawthorne’s Fabulous Photo Shoot

Kindergartners & 1st graders from Hawthorne enjoyed a photo shoot in the Green Screen Theater. The models used props while the photographers used digital cameras to capture the fun!

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Saratoga Learning Center and Google Earth!

Saratoga Learning Center returned to the Learning Curve today and worked with Google Earth in conjunction with a research project focusing on the Civil War.  They looked up locations of important Civil War battles and then pinned them to a … Continue reading

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