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Invitation to FREE Minecraft & Digital Citizenship Program, Sun. 7/28, 12-1pm SLT

When: 
Sunday, July 28, 2013
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, US/Pacific

**** Cross posted to a number of lists. Apologies for any duplication.****

You are invited to a FREE program on the game of Minecraft & Digital Citizenship, scheduled for the 3D virtual world of Second Life (SL), sponsored by the ACRL Virtual Worlds Interest Group (VWIG).

    Presenter: Valerie Hill, PhD
    Topic: An after school club built a game to promote digital citizenship in Minecraft. The project will be discussed along with the topic of
    gamification in education.

        Date & Time: Sunday, July 28th, 12 noon - 1 pm SLT (Pacific Time)
        Location: Community Virtual Library Meeting Space on Imagination Island
        http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Imagination%20Island/154/184/26

Basic Second Life accounts are free: http://secondlife.com/
You will also need to download a free Second Life viewer in order to participate, or someone with a Second Life account can project onto a screen for group viewing and listening.

Note: The ALA Virtual Communities and Libraries (VCL) group will meet from 1 pm to 2 pm, following the Minecraft program.

Anyone interested is welcome to attend and participate in both the VWIG program and the VCL meeting.

Questions? Contact Esther Grassian: estherg@ucla.edu

    Look forward to seeing you there!
        Best,
            Esther Grassian/Alexandria Knight & Joe Floyd/Joe Cupla, Co-Chairs, ACRL VWIG 2013/2014