Virtual Reality

Travel to national parks, take a tour through the bloodstream, visit Mars, or see a T-Rex up close all without leaving the library!  Oculus Rift Virtual Reality (VR) headset with 14 different 3D experiences makes its way to the St. John, Oakesdale, Colton and Uniontown branches of Whitman County Library in June. 

VR branch schedule:

 St. John Library Monday June 10 2:30p.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Wednesday June 12 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Call 509-648-3319 to make an appointment.

Oakesdale Library Tuesday June 18 and Friday June 21 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.     
Call 509-285-4310 to schedule an appointment.

Colton Library Monday June 24 12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. and Thursday June 27 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.  
 Call 509-229-3887 to schedule an appointment.

Uniontown Library Wednesday June 26 3:00 p.m. and Friday June 28 12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.                                      
Call 509-229-3880 to schedule an appointment.

All participants must be age 13 and up with a signed waiver to experience a 3D adventure.  VR sessions continue at the Colfax Library every Wednesday 10 a.m.-7:00 p.m. through July, call 509-397-4366 for an appointment.  Virtual Reality programming made possible through Washington State Library "VR in Libraries" project.

Virtual Reality, Wednesdays,10:00am-7:30pm, at the Colfax Library TEK Center. 

Are you ready to immerse yourself inside virtual worlds???  Interact with a robot, see a T-Rex up close, travel to national parks, take a tour through the bloodstream????  Then VR is for you! Teens and Adults 13+ make an appointment to experience virtual reality today using Oculus Rift.  VR available each Wednesday 10:00am-7:30pm.

Drop by the library or call 397-4366 to schedule 30 minute session (10-20 minutes actual VR experience).  All participants must review health/safety guidelines and sign a waiver to participate.  Teens 13-17 must have guardian present to sign.

For More information contact Nichole Kopp at 509-397-4366.

For a complete list of events and programs happening in all fourteen Whitman County Library branches- visit the Whitman County Library website or our Blog at the library's events calendar- Facebook- Twitter-  or call the library at 397-4366 or 877-733-3375 toll-free.