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Girls Who Code (for ages 8-14)

a coding club for anyone interested in computer programming

2022-10-13 18:15:00 2022-10-13 19:30:00 America/New_York Girls Who Code (for ages 8-14) Beatley Central’s Girls Who Code club will be in person for this session. Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library - Story Room

Thursday, October 13
6:15pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-10-13 18:15:00 2022-10-13 19:30:00 America/New_York Girls Who Code (for ages 8-14) Beatley Central’s Girls Who Code club will be in person for this session. Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library - Story Room

Beatley Central’s Girls Who Code club will be in person for this session.

Beatley Central Library’s coding club explores different programming topics – hoping to encourage and inspire future programmers everywhere!

Some of the lessons are presented through Code.Org which offers free online courses for kids. To save your work, you will need to have an account. You can create one for free and join our class courses!

Contact Miss Amanda (akite@alexlibraryva.org) if you have any questions.

This program is for anyone ages 8-14. 

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | Technology | STEM/STEAM | Children |

TAGS: | Tweens | Coding | #STEM | #STEAM |

Charles E. Beatley Jr. Central Library

Phone: 703.746.1702
Fax: 703.746.1763

Hours
Mon, Dec 04 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Dec 05 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Dec 06 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Dec 07 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Dec 08 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Dec 09 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 10 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Parking: The library has a large parking lot with 175 spaces.

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: King Street Station (Yellow & Blue Lines 3.2 miles); Van Dorn Station (Blue Line 2.1 miles)
  • Metrobus: 29K/N, 21C
  • DASH Bus: 30, 32

For reasonable disability accommodation, contact jgregorio@alexlibraryva.org or call 703.746.1701 or TTY 703.746.1790.

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Tue, Dec 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Wed, Dec 13, 10:15am - 11:00am
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Wed, Dec 13, 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Thu, Dec 14, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Thu, Dec 14, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Thu, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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