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August 2018

SQL and Databases

August 21 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Parata Systems, 106 Roche Drive
Durham, NC 27703 United States

Event run by Parata Systems. Please email Jenna May with any questions. Thank you! Did you know that most of the world’s data is stored in something called a database? This includes your school grades, Yelp’s list of local pizza shops and music downloads on your computer. Databases contain tons of information. Finding the exact information you need can be like finding a needle in a haystack. In this workshop, students will see what a large database looks like, how…

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Intro to Arduino Programming

August 21 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Parata Systems, 106 Roche Drive
Durham, NC 27703 United States

Event run by Parata Systems. Please email Jenna May with any questions. Thank you! Low-cost microcontrollers, such as the Arduino ($8-$25), have revolutionized the way we connect the real and virtual worlds. The credit-card sized Arduino board can be used in robotics to control sensors or create wearable technology. In this workshop, students will get hands-on with their own Arduino creating projects using sensors and light displays. No coding experience is required. Note: The workshop will begin with a tour…

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Fun with the MicroBit

August 25 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Roane State Community College, 701 Briarcliff Avenue
Oak Ridge, TN 37830 United States

Event run by ORCSGirls. Please email Thomas Proffen with any questions. Thank you! Coding is not limited to creating programs for your desktop computer, laptop or phone. Learn how to write code for the MicroBit, use its sensors and display to create cool gadgets that continue to work after being disconnected from the computer. Register Here

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Python Programming

August 25 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Drexel University, Lebow College of Business, 3220 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States

Event run by Drexel University's Business Analytics Solutions Center. Please email Diana Jones with any questions. Thank you! This class will explore how to program using Python. We will start by learning Python's simple data types, including numbers, letters and strings, and lists. We will also explore comparisons, if‐statements, and loops. Finally, we will combine our new knowledge by creating our own game using the PyGame library. Notes: Students do not need to bring anything with them; the computers to…

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Computer Programming with C++

August 25 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Newtown Square Public Library, 201 Bishop Hollow Road
Newtown Square, PA 19073 United States

Event run by Newtown Public Library. Please email Joe Quinn with any questions. Thank you! Have you ever wanted to know how people create games, utilities, and apps? Well, it all begins with programming. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of how to write your very own program using a language called C++! C++ is a great first language to learn because so many other languages are based on it. After learning C++, you will have a basis…

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September 2018

Smart Apps

September 8 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Roane State Community College, 701 Briarcliff Avenue
Oak Ridge, TN 37830 United States

Event run by ORCSGirls. Please email Thomas Proffen with any questions. Thank you! Apps we use every day keep getting smarter from recognizing faces to understanding speech. Have you ever wondered how they work? In this workshop, you will learn about artificial intelligence and how it is used to recognize objects in images. Using the Thunkable , you will learn how to build your very own app that uses AI to describe the pictures you take. Register Here

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Make a Website Using HTML/CSS

September 8 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Newtown Square Public Library, 201 Bishop Hollow Road
Newtown Square, PA 19073 United States

Event run by Newtown Public Library. Please email Joe Quinn with any questions. Thank you! In this workshop, students will learn the elements of HTML and CSS and use them to create a website. Using a text editor and web browser, students will edit web page templates and use them to make their own website. Notes: Workshop in the Community Room (on the left through the main entrance). Please bring a laptop. Register Here

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Robotics Programming with Lego Mindstorms

September 15 @ 1:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Downingtown Area Robotics, 260 Exton Square Parkway
Exton, PA 19341 United States

Event run by Downingtown Area Robotics. Please email Clem McKown with any questions. Thank you! Do you like bossing people around? Imagine telling someone/something what to do and they follow your command! Sometimes you need to take the time to show someone what to do in order for them to be able to successfully complete the task. In this workshop, students will use pre-made LEGO Mindstorm robots to learn basic programming techniques. Students will be able to instruct their robot…

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Make A Website Using HTML/CSS

September 19 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Gloucester Twp. Branch Library, 15 S. Black Horse Pike
Blackwood, NJ 08012 United States

Event run by Camden County Library System. Please email Stephanie Middleton with any questions. Thank you! In this workshop, students will learn the elements of HTML and CSS and use them to create a website. Using a text editor and web browser, students will edit web page templates and use them to make their own website. Note: Devices and snacks will be provided Register Here

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Introduction to JavaScript

September 29 @ 1:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Newtown Square Public Library, 201 Bishop Hollow Road
Newtown Square, PA 19073 United States

Event run by Newtown Public Library. Please email Joe Quinn with any questions. Thank you! JavaScript is what makes the web move. JavaScript is used to make apps, interactive websites, responsive animations, web games... pretty much whatever you can think up. In this course, you will learn the basic concepts of JavaScript, learn to talk directly to your website, and create your own JavaScript program using Chrome Developer Tools (DevTools) or Launchbox! Notes: Workshop in the Community Room (on the…

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Video Production

Storytelling Through Video

September 29 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Piscataway Public Library, 500 Hoes Lane
Piscataway, NJ 8854 United States

Event run by TechGirlz. Please email Donna Cusimano with any questions. Thank you! Video is a powerful way to communicate stories through individual videos or a series of video shorts that can be used in many ways such as news stories, teach a skill, crowdfunding videos, calling people to action on an important issue, serving as a public service announcement, or simply to tell a story. Storytelling is the basis of this impactful media. In this workshop, students will learn…

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October 2018

TV Studio

Working in a TV Studio

October 6 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
La Salle University’s Communication Center, 1825 Lindley Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19141 United States

Event run by La Salle TV. Please email Tonya Ellis with any questions. Thank you! What does it take to put together a TV show? In this hands-on workshop, you’ll find out by working in a TV studio to create a “live” program using our script, graphics, and video. We’ll introduce you to all the equipment that makes a show possible and demonstrate how to use those tools. Then, it will be your turn. Maybe you’ll be in the studio,…

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November 2018

Designing Mobile Apps

November 1 @ 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
CoLab 18, 100 South Commons, Suite 100
Pittsburgh, PA 15212 United States

Event run by Ashley Lopez and Jennifer Van Dam. Please email Ashley Lopez with any questions. Thank you! Students will work in teams to design a mobile app. They will select an app idea, develop a prototype, and present their final product to the class. This session will provide you with specific tools, techniques and workflows to help you kick-off your mobile app idea the right way. Join us to learn the latest strategies in brainstorming and develop your abilities…

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Designing Mobile Apps

November 6 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Comcast Center, 1701 John F Kennedy Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States

Event run by Comcast. Please email Eileen Bengston with any questions. Thank you! Students will work in teams to design a mobile app. They will select an app idea, develop a prototype, and present their final product to the class. This session will provide you with specific tools, techniques and workflows to help you kick-off your mobile app idea the right way. Join us to learn the latest strategies in brainstorming and develop your abilities to outline a project concept…

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micro:bit bracelet

Make an Animated Bracelet with Micro:bit

November 12 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Medtronic, 6135 Gunbarrel Ave
Boulder, CO 80301 United States

Event run by Medtronic. Please email Kim Koly with any questions. Thank you! In 2017, every 7th grader in the UK was given a tiny programmable computer to help them learn coding. So what is this small, affordable technology called? A micro:bit! In this workshop, students will use the micro:bit’s drag and drop interface, MakeCode, to learn how to code the device. Students will walk through the various features of a micro:bit and learn how the code they create can…

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