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Date: Saturday, June 5, 2021
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Presenter: Do Space Staff
Location: Online

Join us Saturday, June 5th, at 10:00am on Zoom as we officially launch Do Space Summer 2021 with a virtual kickoff PACKED with activities. Mr. C, the creator of the YouTube channel LearningScienceIsFun will be jumpstarting the event with a shockingly fun STEM activity. We will follow that up by teaching a computer how to feel, participating in an exciting coding activity brought to you by the Mystery Code Society. We will wrap the event by making your summer passport come to life using circuits! You can register for the Mini-Con HERE!

 

Mini-Con Schedule: 

10:00am: STEM: Shockingly Fun and Engaging! Featuring Mr. C! 

11:00am: Machine Learning: Teach a Computer How to Feel. 

12:00pm: CODE! With the Mystery Code Society (see description below)

1:00pm: Summer Passport Project: Rocket Paper Circuit  (see description below)

 

Mystery Code Society Activity: 
Be it a mobile phone or gaming computer; graphical images are at the heart of interacting with computers. This workshop will introduce students to computer graphic types and the tools used to create and manipulate them.
Required Items: InkScape Vector Editor (https://inkscape.org/release/inkscape-1.0.2/)

Summer Passport Project: 
Starting on Saturday, May 15th, come pick up your Passport booklet from the Information Desk at Do Space. All of our 2021 passports will come with the materials to complete the Paper Circuit Project Kit activity during the Summer Kickoff Mini-Con. Passports will be available all summer long for those that want them.

After the Mini-Con, head over to Beanstack and register for your digital passport. Your digital passport is where you will keep track of all of your completed Summer Passport Program activities. With each activity you complete, you will earn 100 points. The more points you earn, the more prizes you will win! Between June 5th and August 30th, you may redeem your points for prizes by showing us your prize badge at Do Space. Prizes may be claimed all-at-once or individually.