CircuitPython Day Friday! Schedule of Events #CircuitPythonDay2021 #CircuitPython #Python @Adafruit

Friday August 6th is CircuitPython Day 2021!

Planned Events:

  • 11 am US Eastern Time (1500 UTC): Tim C (foamyguy) streams work on CircuitPython – YouTube and Twitch.
  • 1 pm US Eastern Time (1700 UTC): Reddit Ask Me anything (AMA) with r/Python and the developers of CircuitPython – Reddit.
  • 1 pm US Eastern Time (1700 UTC): Jeff, Dan and Kattni Discuss CircuitPython – YouTube Live
  • 3 pm US Eastern Time (1900 UTC): A CircuitPython Board Tour with Ladyada – YouTube Live
  • 5 pm US Eastern Time (2100 UTC): Scott’s CircuitPython Day Deep Dive

For Adafruit streams without a link, monitor social media like Twitter for the links to join.


Along with the planned activities it is also an official holiday for the Adafruit team!

Because it is a holiday there will be limited staff so orders may not ship immediately. Please plan accordingly!

See more shipping info and read more about Adafruit’s holiday shipping


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