Coding, digital media clubs meeting at SPL

Coding for grades K-12 at Swanton Public Library meets on a new day this month. The club will meet Friday, Nov. 18, and every other Tuesday, on Nov. 8 and 22 from 4 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.

Participants can show up at or any time after 4 p.m. Participants will have a chance to play with robots, program their own Switch games, and more.

Children in grades 5-12 are invited to join local teens at the library to learn more about digital media editing and get some hands-on experience in photo editing and more. The Digital Media Club will meet at 5 p.m. on Tuesdays, Nov. 8 and 22, after Coding Club.

No registration required.

Author program

Nathan Jacobs, local author and leader of the writers’ group at Swanton Public Library, has published his first children’s book. Children and their families are invited to the library on Monday, Nov. 14 at 5:30 p.m. for a reading from his book “Leaving the Pouch,” a story about Lola Kangaroo and how she deals with her worries about her first day of school.

Join Jacobs to talk about the book, first-day-of-school jitters, and more.