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Posted on: February 26, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library Introduces Youth to Computer Game Design Coding Classes

Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library invites youth to participate in the new computer game design coding classes March 7-April 18 and May 2 from 3-5 p.m. in the computer lab. Youth ages 10-18 can sign up at the Reference Desk for the free classes. No experience is necessary. 

Participants will learn game design and programming using Javascript while building computer games. Classes are designed to teach youth new technology skills in fun and creative learning environments that reflect their enjoyment of using computers and online gaming. 

The free classes are part of the library’s Southern California Edison Building 21st Century Skills for Tweens and Teens grant. The grant provides access to technology tools with the goals of promoting education and success for youth. Computer science-related skills like animation, engineering, and problem solving are all skills deemed necessary for 21st century career success. 

For more information about the free class contact the Reference Desk at 626-307-1368 or follow on Twitter @MontereyParkLib

The Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library is the city’s public library located at 318 S. Ramona Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91754. Library hours are Sunday 1-5 p.m.; Monday and Tuesday 12-9 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Friday Closed; and Saturday 10 a.m.-1 p.m. For more City of Monterey Park news and information, please visit the city website at

Media Contact 
Evena Shu, Senior Librarian, Technical Services 

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