Geek Girls Carrots Seattle Maker Party Pop-Up!

*DATE: August 21st & 22nd, 2014*
*TIME: 5:00pm – 8:00pm (PST) on each day*
LOCATION: Rooms 1 & 2, Level 4, The Seattle Central Library, 1000 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104

*FOR DJANGO CARROTS, PYTHON & JAVASCRIPT WORKSHOPS, PLEASE BRING: Your own laptops and chargers! *If you don’t have your own laptop, please let us know and we can help.


Come and celebrate hands-on making and web literacy at this collaborative event hosted by Geek Girls Carrots, Pacific Science Center and The Seattle Public Library.

*For teens, ages 12 and up, and adults. *This event is FREE and registration is not required. *This Maker Party is for YOU!

At Hive Seattle’s Pop-Up Maker Party, you will learn web literacy and how to program with Python and JavaScript languages. You’ll also get the chance to improve the Django Carrots Tutorials and explore other programming languages. And get creative with the basics of binary! Participants will learn how binary can represent numbers, letters and pictures, and will get to make and take a personalized binary bracelet.

You’ll come away with new knowledge and resources that will empower you to continue learning!

Come join us!


DAY 1:

RM 1: 5pm-8pm 
Python, Django Carrots
Brainstorming/Mini-Hackathon for Startups

RM 2: 5pm-8pm 
Intro to Building and Programming Robots workshop by S.P.I.N.
Pacific Science Center Basics of Binary

DAY 2:

RM 1: 5pm-6:50pm 
Python, Django Carrots (continue)
Javascript (continue)
Brainstorming/Mini-Hackathon for Startups (continue)

RM 2: 5pm-6:50pm 
Advance Robotics: using RI/O Bot, RaaSIO’s Arduino-based Robotics by S.P.I.N.
Pacific Science Center Basics of Binary

ONLY ON DAY 2:  Rm 1 or 2 6:50-7:45pm

*Special Lightning Talks*

Rex St. John (Developer Evangelist from Intel ) – Internet of Things and Intel’s hardware and helping out with mentorship guidance for hacker / maker projects.

Clarissa Sandiego – TaseBuddy 

Diana Pham –  Dino Hulk

Jon Madamba – Building STEAM as a Community by S.P.I.N.

*Lightning Talks — big ideas, questions, startups, pitches, information, knowledge, and compelling stories etc. (3-5 mins) & Q&A (5mins).

*We are still accepting submissions for the Lightning Talks. If you are interested in giving one please email


GGC Team!

Maker Party is Mozilla’s global campaign to teach the web. Through thousands of community-run events around the world, Maker Party unites educators, organizations and enthusiastic web users with hands-on learning and making.

This event is made possible by our amazing mentors, volunteers and Hive Learning Networks.