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STEAM Minecraft at Spark Central with BESThq (Spokane: 2/7 - Session 3pm)

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Spark Central

1214 W Summit Parkway

Spokane, WA 99201

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Minecraft is a popular virtual computer program game that allows the user to build and design worlds using blocks while collaborating with other users on a server. This program will aid in the introduction of next generation individuals to the Science Technology Engineering Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) industry. No background in STEAM or Minecraft is needed.

Target age group: 3rd grade to 8th grade

This program seeks to create a collaborative setting with a small group of students from different backgrounds to increase creativity, critical thinking, and problem solving skills, and to introduce the concept of computer science and other STEAM professions as possible careers.

PC based, ok to bring your machine/laptop. Machines available for student use.

Waiver and Release form for STEAM Minecrafters - all required to provide e-signed copy / accept. All must register. Those under 18 must be accompanied by parent / guardian and are required to remain on-site for entire program. All participants acknowledge / accept event shall be photographed and photos may be used by BESThq, Supporters & Sponsors.

Event organized in partnership with Gonzaga University, Itron Inc & Spark Central for Spokane Area families.

To sponsor this event or for additional offerings / info, inquire at STEM@BESThq.net or visit STEAM Minecraft Sponsor Site. For more info on this initiative, visit BESThq STEAM Minecraft Program Site.



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