December 6, 2019 Meeting

We will be meeting in the St. Charles Public Library this week, to avoid the traffic and congestion that comes with the Geneva Christmas walk!

Agenda & notes:

  • Welcome for any new members
    • Let’s make sure everyone is signed up in Slack and Codesters
    • Any questions, comments, or ideas from our last meeting?
  • Intro to Web (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) and Python Flask on Glitch
  • Let’s discuss plans for the Naperville hackathon

Remember to RSVP on Slack!

See you there!

November 15, 2019 Meeting

We will be meeting in the open space on the first floor of 25N.

Agenda & notes:

Remember to RSVP on Slack!

We gave away a whole lotta tacos last week! LOL

See you there!

November 8, 2019 Meeting

We will be meeting in the open space on the first floor of 25N.

Agenda & notes:

  • Welcome for any new members
    • Let’s make sure everyone is signed up in Slack and Codesters
    • Any questions, comments, or ideas from our last meeting?

Remember, if you RSVP on Slack, you get a taco! LOL

See you there!

November 1, 2019 Meeting

We will be meeting in the open space on the first floor of 25N.

Agenda & notes:

  • Welcome for any new members
    • Let’s make sure everyone is signed up in Slack and Codesters
    • Any questions, comments, or ideas from our last meeting?
  • Main Room: Intro to GitHub!

See you there!

 

October 25, 2019 Meeting

We will be meeting in the open space on the first floor of 25N.

Agenda & notes:

  • Welcome for any new memebers
    • Let’s make sure everyone is signed up in Slack and Codesters
    • Any questions, comments, or ideas from our last meeting?
  • Main Room: Codesters & Python
    • We will continue working through the challenges together – you can also work by yourself!
  • Yellow Room: Intro to Micro:bits
    • What can we do with these cool little things? 🙂

See you there!

 

2019-2020 FVGCC Schedule Set

We are so excited to be preparing for our 4th year of FVGCC meetings!  Our first meeting will be October 18th at 5:45 p.m. at 25N Coworking in downtown Geneva.*  We have set our 2019-2020 school year schedule and are working on this year’s curriculum, guest speakers, field trips, hack-a-thon plans and more.

Schedule

October 18 – Welcome & Intro to Slack

October 25 – Jump into Codesters (Python)

November – 1, 8, 15 – Codesters (Python), GitHub, & Glitch (Guest Speaker John Wright from Stack Overflow to talk about GitHub)

December – 6 – Codesters (Python) & Glitch (HTML, CSS) (Meeting at St. Charles Public Library)

December – 13 – Codesters (Python) & Glitch (HTML, CSS)

January (meetings @ Fox Build) – 10, 17, 24, 31 – Sewing – Arduino Project

February – 7, 21, (28 no school – fieldtrip?)

March – 6, 13, 20 – Codesters (Python) & Glitch (HTML, CSS), Tentative Hackathon planning

April – 17, 24 – iOS Swift Workshop (Tentative)

May – 1, 8 Farewell Party for our Seniors!

June 9, 2020 – Tentative FVGCC Hackathon

*All meetings take place from 5:45 p.m.-7:45 p.m. on Fridays at 25N Coworking, Geneva unless otherwise stated.

FVGCC welcomes new members each year.  Our club is for girls, ages 14-18, who are interested in pursuing careers in computing or are simply interested in learning about coding and all you can create with what you learn.  We look forward to welcoming back our current and new members.  See you in October!

 

March 15, 2019 Meeting

We will be meeting in the board room at 25N.

Tonight we will work with the Makey Makeys inside of codesters – specifically on capturing keystrokes from the makey makey to make things in our python app happen!