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      Black Girls Code Raleigh Durham Chapter Presents: We Create! A Parent-Daughter Workshop in Durham

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      September 28, 2019

      Saturday  10:00 AM

      100 New Millennium Way
      Durham, North Carolina

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      Black Girls Code Raleigh Durham Chapter Presents: We Create! A Parent-Daughter Workshop

      Do you want to explore coding fundamentals and engage in exciting tech-related activities with your Tech Diva?  Join Black Girls CODE for a parent-daughter workshop! During this workshop, participants and their parents will explore coding fundamentals combining circuits, and Makey Makeys or littleBits as we introduce The Internet of Things (IoT): a network of physical objects and devices that can be controlled with a series of sensors, electronics, and software used to control objects in the physical world. Our Tech Divas and their parents will learn a little bit about circuits and get to jump into the making and designing together as a team in this introductory IoT class. The workshop is designed to encourage student (and parent!)-driven learning, as participants think analytically, design, play, and code in real-time. All BGC workshops are geared towards introducing participants to the technological universe and encouraging them to pursue careers as tech creators and entrepreneurs. This class is designed for girls ages 7-13 and adults of all ages. No prior computing experience is necessary. Check-in begins at 9:00 AM.  The event starts promptly at 10:00 AM.  Participants do not need to bring their laptops.  Both lunch and light snacks will be provided. REGISTRATION INFORMATION: Tickets need to be purchased for both the parent and student. Parents or guardians must attend the event with their Tech Diva. PLEASE LIST PARENT/ADULT NAME AS "TICKET BUYER" PLEASE LIST GIRL'S NAME AS "EVENT ATTENDEE" ONCE REGISTERED, PLEASE PRINT, SIGN AND BRING THE FOLLOWING FORMS TO THE EVENT: General Release of Liability form Photograph & Video Release Form Scholarships:  Scholarships are provided on a limited basis. Please click HERE to apply. Refund Policy: Full refunds will only be provided 10 days PRIOR to the scheduled event date and require a written request to Refunds take a minimum of 3 weeks to process.  No refunds will be allowed within 10 days of the event. Questions or concerns? Contact LeNard Pitts, Program Manager ( Interested in volunteering for this event?  Fill out a volunteer form. To see volunteer current opportunities and sign up visit our I volunteer page. ABOUT Black Girls CODE: Imagine. Build. Create.Interested in volunteering at future BGC events, complete our Volunteer Registration Form.Interested in attending future BGC events, check out our Upcoming Programs. Thank you to our venue host

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