What: A free digital media lab for teens ages 12 to 19 featuring tons of hardware and software.
Where: In the Level 4 Community Technology Center at the Central Library
When: Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m. and Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
April 3, 10, 17 & 18
If you’ve ever wondered what an Arduino is and what you can do with it (or if you just like the sound of the word), stop by ideaLAB in April. We’re gonna be petting Arduinos, making noise with them, programming them, and gardening with them.
Arduino Petting Zoo - Friday, April 3 from 4-6 p.m.
Make Noise with Arduino - Friday, April 10 from 4-6 p.m.
Programming your Arduino - Friday, April 17 from 4-6 p.m.
Garden + Arduino = Garduino, Part I - Saturday, April 18 from 1-4 p.m.
Saturday, April 18, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
What is a CoderDojo? Led by volunteering mentors, young people between 7 and 19 learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and much more. In addition to learning to code, members meet like-minded people and get to show off what they've been working on.
Registration is necessary to attend, and our current capacity is 25 attendees. Here's the links to registration:
Saturday, April 25, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Every month we get two hours to take over the lab and do whatever we want! Join us the 4th Saturday of each month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to MAKE STUFF. Coding, and Photoshopping, and Sewing, oh my! Music, and 3D printing, and robots to boot! Girls Only, ages 10-19!
Learn more about DevCamp, a two-week crash course in web development for teens that was held during the summer of 2014. And be sure to check out the sites the teens developed:
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Learn how to create awesome stuff! These project ideas are a great way to earn badges, too:
|Art & Design Project Cards|
|Electronics Project Cards|
|Game Design Project Cards|
|Music Project Cards|
|Video Project Cards|
|Web Design Project Cards|