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!

 

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!

January 11, 2019 – Meeting

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TONIGHT: Makey Makey meets Codesters – PART TWO!

It was pretty fun last time – so we are doing it again!

We will playing around with drum sets, frogger, etc with Makey Makeys, in Python on Codesters.

Here is a rough example of a drum set:

https://www.codesters.com/preview/346bfe77835a4fdca41faa40da5866fb/ 

Here is a fun way to make a game controller with Makey Makey and Play-Doh: https://labz.makeymakey.com/cwists/preview/1490x

And the new version of Scratch (3.0) includes a Makey Makey extension that expands its capabilities. Take a look at this example:

https://labz.makeymakey.com/cwists/preview/1996x

Join us in the boardroom at 25N at 5:45pm!

 

 

 

December 7, 2018 – CANCELLED

Meeting CANCELLED! Please stay home, nice and warm and code! Or maybe go to the Geneva Christmas walk! See you December 14, 2018!

On December 7th, we will be meeting at the St Charles Library. Geneva will be hosting the Geneva Christmas Walk.

We will be re-writing the pong game that we build in the beginning of October with Scratch, in Python. We will be then seeing if we can also use a Makey Makey to play the pong game. 😉

Here is the scratch game: https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/214256666/