Tech Trek

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In Partnership with the:

  • Carroll Tech Council
  • Carroll Community College
  • Carroll County Department of Economic Development
  • MAGIC

To promote Carroll County's national designation as a TechHire Community.

Stop by various Tech Trek activities throughout the County, including:


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Explore Arduino
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Saturday November 4, 2017
Westminster Branch
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 12 - Adults
Have you ever wanted to try your hand at electronics or programming, but just don’t know how to get started? Drop in between 10 AM and 2 PM and try out Arduino with the guidance of a tech educator. Hundreds of thousands of designers, engineers, students, developers and Makers around the world are using Arduino to innovate in music, games, toys, smart homes, farming, autonomous vehicles, and more (per the Arduino website). This event is one of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.


LEGO® Mindstorms® Robotics
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Saturday November 4, 2017
Taneytown Branch
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 10 - Adults
Taneytown now has a LEGO® Mindstorms® kit, which comes with all the bricks, sensors, and motors you need to make a customizable, programmable robot! Join us on the day of the Tech Trek from 10-2 to check it out and find out how you can use the library to experiment with it on your own! This event is one of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.


Ozobots & Cubelets
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Saturday November 4, 2017
North Carroll Branch
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
As part of Carroll County's first annual TECH TREK, the North Carroll Branch will feature a robotics station! Stop by and try your hand at using Ozobots & Cubelets! This event is one of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.


Professor Mike's Science and Magic Show
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Saturday November 4, 2017
Finksburg Branch
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 4 - 13
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Join us for Professor Mike's Science and Magic Show, an innovative show which fuses magic, science, audience participation and juggling into an amazing performance! This event is one of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state. This program is sponsored by the Roaring Run Lions Club and Reese Volunteer Fire Hall. All attendees need to register.


Tech Trek Exploration Point! Open House
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Saturday November 4, 2017
Eldersburg Branch
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 5 - Adults
Join us for an open house as we demo our 3D printer and our brand new laser cutter. This event is one of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.


Tech Trek: Westminster
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Saturday November 4, 2017
Westminster Branch
10:00 AM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For All Ages
Come join us 10 AM - 2 PM for the first annual Carroll County Tech Trek! There will be fun STEAM activities for all ages available throughout the branch and a special robotics demonstration from CUBIX^3! This event is one of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.


Drones in Agriculture
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Saturday November 4, 2017
Finksburg Branch
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 10 - Adults
It seems like drones are everywhere these days. Learn how farmers are using drones in their fields and pastures. While you're here, try your hand at flying one of CCPL's mini drones! This event is one of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state.


Professor Mike's Science and Magic Show
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Saturday November 4, 2017
Mount Airy Branch
1:00 PM - Add to Outlook calendar  |  Add to Google calendar
For ages 4 - 13
Register for this event today!
Join us for Professor Mike's Science and Magic Show, an innovative show which fuses magic, science, audience participation and juggling into an amazing performance! This event is one of many Maryland STEM Festival events across the state. All attendees need to register.