NCompass Live: Library Lockdown – How to Build an Escape Room in Your Library

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Join us for next week’s NCompass Live, “Library Lockdown – How to Build an Escape Room in Your Library”, on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 10:00-11:00 am Central Time.

The story of how our library transformed an underutilized storage room into a zombie-infested escape room. Library Lockdown! tasked a group of children with the creation of their own devious room, full of puzzles and mysteries. Aside from creating the puzzles, kids had to create a narrative around the puzzles and design the props.

Learn about the program we created and how you can incorporate puzzles in your library programming. We will also discuss how similar things can be done on a shoestring budget.

Presenter: Rasmus Thoegersen, Library Director, Morton-James Public Library, Nebraska City, NE.

Upcoming NCompass Live events:

  • Oct. 12 – Circulating the Internet: How to Loan WiFi Hotspots
  • Oct. 26 – Organizing a Successful Comic/Maker Con at Your Library

For more information, to register for NCompass Live, or to listen to recordings of past events, go to the NCompass Live webpage.

NCompass Live is broadcast live every Wednesday from 10am – 11am Central Time. Convert to your time zone on the Official U.S. Time website. The show is presented online using the GoToWebinar online meeting service. Before you attend a session, please see the NLC Online Sessions webpage for detailed information about GoToWebinar, including system requirements, firewall permissions, and equipment requirements for computer speakers and microphones.

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