Library Hosting Code Classes
KSAL Staff - December 1, 2017 8:37 am
In an ongoing effort to provide digital literacy opportunities for all ages, the Salina Public Library will host several Hour of Code classes. They are scheduled for December 5th, 7th and 9th during the national Computer Science Education Week December 4-10, 2017.
The Technology Center will offer two sessions of Hour of Code for adults on Tuesday, December 5, from 6-7:00 p.m. and Thursday, December 7, from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. An Hour of Code for Teens will be offered on Tuesday, December 5, from 5:00-6:00 p.m. and Thursday, December 7, from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Youth ages 8-12 are invited to join an hour of code session either Tuesday, December 5, 4:00-5:00 p.m. or Thursday, December 7, from 4:00-5:00 p.m. A final Hour of Code session for all ages including youth 8-12, teens and adults are invited to come and go on Saturday, December 9 between 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Hour of Code is a global movement that aims to demystify coding for all ages.
Participants are shown through familiar games and characters that anybody can learn the basics. Hour of Code hopes to broaden participation in the field of computer science.
No experience is needed to participate.
For more information about the international movement check out https://hourofcode.com/us.
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