WHAT: LAMakerspace – Coding with Minecraft Class at Meltdown Comics
WHERE: Meltdown Comics
7522 Sunset Bl. LA, CA 90046
WHEN: Saturday March 12th, 2016 – 1pm
EVENT DETAILS: Come learn Computercraft, the mod that gives you programmable robot “turtles” that you can control within Minecraft. They can automate your mining, your crafting — all while teaching you to code in the LUA programming language! Ages 7-14. Computercraft is a free mod.
Class fee: $35.00
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, or even use Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for MakeCode, CircuitPython, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.
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