Virtual Reality in the Library with Oculus

Virtual Reality in the Library with Oculus2019-06-14T10:54:34-07:00

Journey anywhere with virtual reality! Adults and teens 13 and older can experience immersive and interactive 360° video using Oculus Rift and Go headsets. VR experiences range in time duration, and some require registration.

Oculus Virtual Reality
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Journey anywhere with virtual reality! Adults and teens 13 and older can experience immersive and interactive 360° video using Oculus Rift and Go headsets. VR experiences range in time duration, and some require registration.

VR programming is part of a partnership with the Washington State Library, Oculus, and the University of Washington Information School to bring educational opportunities to library communities around the state. Additional funding for this program comes from the Friends of the Library groups.

Using VR has potential safety concerns; participants must be 13 years or older (no exceptions). Adult participants must sign a release waiver, and participants aged 13 to 17 must have a parent signed release waiver. Waiver forms are available to pick up in advance at the library or can be downloaded below.

Health & Safety Warnings
Minor Waiver
Adult Waiver

Virtual Reality in the Library Summer Dates

Virtual Reality: Apollo 11

Wednesday, July 19, 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm sessions
Port Angeles Main Library

Relive the Apollo 11 moon landing from pre-launch, to moon walk, to flight back! This virtual reality experience lasts about 45 minutes. Registration is required.

Categories: Teens, Adults|

Virtual Reality: Space Travelers

Monday, July 29, 1pm, 1:45pm, 2:30pm and 4pm sessions
Sequim Branch Library

Journey into space with virtual reality! Enjoy immersive Mars, International Space Station, or Star Chart experiences. Registration is required.

Categories: Adults, Teens|

Virtual Reality: Space Travelers

Wednesday, July 31, 11am, 11:45am, and 12:30pm sessions
Port Angeles Main Library

Journey into space with virtual reality! Enjoy immersive Mars, International Space Station, or Star Chart experiences. Registration is required.

Categories: Teens, Adults|

Virtual Reality: Space Travelers

Monday, August 12, 1pm, 1:45pm, 2:30pm, 4:00pm and 4:45pm sessions
Sequim Branch Library

Journey into space with virtual reality! Enjoy immersive Mars, International Space Station, or Star Chart experiences. Registration is required.

Categories: Adults, Teens|
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