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Teen Tech Week: Virtual Reality

March 27 @ 16:00 - 18:30

Our last workshop of the month! This meeting you will learn more about virtual reality! In a few years virtual reality may become as commonmplace as cell phones are today. Come and play with our virtual reality glasses and learn more about this astonishing technological breakthrough.

Afterward we invite all participants in Teen Tech Month workshops to gather and celebrate their accomplishments throughout the month. Don’t forget to bring your Makerspace Passports! We’ll be giving out prizes based on how many workshops you attended throughout the month and for special distinctions in each class.

* * This workshop is part of the AMC Teen Tech Month Passport Plan. * *

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TEEN TECH MONTH 2017

In 2017, March 5-11 is celebrated by the world community as Teen Tech Week, but we at the American Center are going to celebrate it all month long! Welcome to Teen Tech Month!

We invite teenagers from 13 to 18 years old to join the Teen Tech Month in our Makerspace with our fabulous volunteers and staff. Learn, create, innovate and “Be The Source of Change.” Throughout Teen Tech Month, we will offer 8 fun workshops to test your creativity and innovation. At the beginning of March, you will receive special Teen Tech Passports (given to true makers and tinkerers!), which you will fill in with the achievements you gain at each workshop. Special prizes will be granted to those who achieve as many “stamps” in their passport as possible and those who win special categories within classes. We encourage you to attend them all!

Excited? Then see below for our Teen Tech Month schedule and get started today!

– Stop Motion Animation Workshops: Fridays, March 3rd, 10th and 17th (must attend all 3 workshops)

– E-Textiles: Creating Your Own Pin: Monday, March 6th

– 3D Printing Fundamentals: Thursday, March 9th

– Scratch Programming: Monday, March 13th

– Little Bits: Wednesday, March 15th

– Dash & Dot Dance Battle: Monday, March 20th

– Bloxels: Design Your Own Video Game: Wednesday, March 23rd and Thursday, March 24th (must attend both workshops)

– Virtual Reality: Monday, March 27th

– Teen Tech Graduation Party: Monday, March 27th

Details

Date:
March 27
Time:
16:00 - 18:30