Maker and creator workshops: 8-12 years Newtown

Tue 28 November 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm FREE!
Maker and creator workshops: 8-12 years Newtown -  - Newtown - NSW
Your creative brain will be in great company at our hands-on after-school making sessions. You’ll get to play and create with the latest robotic toys and digital and electronic gadgets. There are 4 workshops to build different digital and making skills suitable for kids 8 to 12 years old. <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/maker-and-creator-after-school-workshops-for-8-12-years-littlebits-build-tickets-38667847573">Circuits and sensors: Tuesday 17 October</a> Kids will get to combine our littleBits electronic building blocks with sensors and motors to create fun electrical circuits. <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/maker-and-creator-after-school-workshops-for-8-12-years-sphero-tickets-38667884684">Sphero maze challenge: Tuesday 31 October</a> Young kids will have fun learning about coding with the world’s first app-enabled robotic ball. They’ll get hands-on with their own Sphero ball to navigate mazes and complete challenges. <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/maker-and-creator-after-school-workshops-for-8-12-years-ozobots-tickets-38667940852">Ozobot map challenge: Tuesday 14 November</a> Kids will use our Ozobot robots to code their way around a historical map of Sydney. Each Ozobot represents a historic character from the city, allowing kids to step back in time and follow their path. This activity was developed as part of the <a href="https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/our-city-175-years-in-175-objects">Our City: 175 Years in 175 Objects</a> major exhibition curated by the City Curator, City Archivist and City Historian. <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/maker-and-creator-after-school-workshops-for-8-12-years-chain-reaction-tickets-38668033128">Chain reaction Christmas: Tuesday 28 November</a> Use different objects, circuits and bits and pieces like dominoes and marbles to make your own over-engineered contraption with a Christmas theme. Sessions are free and run for 1 hour. Bookings are essential. Parents or guardians are required to stay during the session.
Details
Date:
Tue 28 November 2017
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue
Newtown Library, 8-10 Brown Street, Newtown,
Newtown,
NSW,
Australia