Boulder Public Library hosts Sphero: Youth Maker Hangout
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Boulder Public Library hosts Sphero: Youth Maker Hangout

Boulder Public Library hosts Sphero: Youth Maker Hangout

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Boulder Public Library

1001 Arapahoe Ave

Boulder, CO 80302

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Boulder Public Library hosts:

Sphero: Youth Maker Hangout

About this workshop: Calling all makers, students, and families… come Celebrate CSEd Week with the Sphero team! Together we will go beyond coding by participating in STEAM activities with SPRK+ robots. Navigate a maze, create a chariot, paint with robots, swim across the water... the only limit is your imagination.

You’ll Learn How To: Program Sphero robots using the SPRK Lightning Lab app by participating in a variety of STEAM activities.

Target Audience:

  • Ages 8-12

  • No programming experience necessary but Sphero experience encouraged!

Workshop Schedule:

  • 4:00 Welcome, celebration, intro to Sphero stations starts promptly at this time (If you signed up, please be seated in the Mt. Sanitas space at this time)

  • 4:20 - 5:15 Sphero programming/activity stations

  • 5:15 - 5:30 Closing / Sharing

Description of event leader/organization: At Sphero we fuse robotic and digital technology into immersive entertainment experiences that ignite imagination and defy expectation. Optimized by data and powered by fun, these ever-evolving experiences are changing the way the world thinks about play. Through connected play and discovery, our robots are challenging and inspiring brilliant young minds. From math and science to programming and the arts, hands-on activities expand imaginations and help shape a brighter future. Learn more about our SPRK Education Program at sphero.com/education

Parent involvement: (Independent coders) Stay but please stand to the side. This is not a “drop off” event.

By RSVP-ing, your spot is held until the first 5 minutes of the event and then may be released. If you are unable to attend please take the time to cancel your reservation for this event so someone from the waitlist may have a chance to attend.

If this event is full and you are interested in attending, please contact info@csed.co

Workshop questions: ask@boulderlibrary.org

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