Lake County: HTC-Vive Virtual Reality now at Lakeport Library

From Lake County News

“Virtual Reality in the form of an HTC-Vive system comes to the Lakeport branch of the Lake County Library every Wednesday in September from 4 to 5 p.m.The free ten-minute sessions are open to the public for ages 12 and above.The library is located at 1425 N. High St.The Virtual Reality Society says that virtual reality is the term used to describe a three-dimensional, computer-generated environment which can be explored and interacted with by a person.That person becomes part of this virtual world and is able to manipulate objects or perform a series of actions within the environment.Lakeport Library is one of 100 public libraries in California that have received free Virtual Reality kits from VAR Libraries, the California State Library, and Califa, a nonprofit consortium that represents 220 libraries in California.The kits include HTC-Vive headsets, hand controls, and computers to run the software. The software package features a variety of educational software titles.”