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 3CS Creative Computer Club

3CS Creative Computer Club Whangarei banner.
Monday 7 August 2017 - Monday 28 August 2017
May Bain Room, Whangarei Central Library
Cost: Free
Contact: Whangarei Libraries +64 9 430 4206 or email whglibrary@wdc.govt.nz

Scratch logo. Free Computer Programming Classes for Children aged 9 to 12 years

Joining the 3Cs Creative Computer Club gives children an introduction to computer programming.

Using a computer programme called Scratch children will learn how a computer works and use programming to create their own interactive animations and stories. They can upload different characters and add effects for their stories to make them unique then share their work with others around the world.

Learning computer programming will increase digital literacy and numeracy skills. It is an opportunity to be creators rather
than consumers.

Times and location

Mondays at 3:45 pm to 4:45 pm in the May Bain Room on the first floor, Whangarei Central Library.

Snacks will be provided.

Bring with you

  • An iPad, laptop or netbook
  • A passion to learn computer programming - No previous experience necessary.

Join the Club

Please register with your name, age and contact details by email to whglibrary@wdc.govt.nz

Book for each Club session

Please book ahead for the following week's session and contact us if you cannot attend.

We have limited number of Raspberry Pi workstations so booking for each Club session is essential.

Please book by email to whglibrary@wdc.govt.nz

Please note: Children under 9 years who are interested in learning computer programming are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult.

 


Updated: 24/07/2017 1:21 p.m.

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