GameStart Workshop: Roblox Programming

Sunday February 14, 2016: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 3-8

You love Roblox, you've done a little scripting, and you've published games using your Roblox account. Let's take a deeper dive!

This course explores the finer points of Roblox Game Development, including iterated design, player experience, and of course, more scripting.

GameStart Workshop: Minecraft Codemage

Sunday February 21, 2016: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 3-8

Enter a Harry Potter-style wizard duel armed only with the code you've programmed yourself.

Students are challenged to raise their skills by making creative, powerful spells for their magic wands. Watch and learn as the code you’ve written clashes with code written by others. Find out whose scripts will reign supreme in the arena!

GameStart Workshop: Unity Mario Levels

Sunday February 28, 2016: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 3-8

Mario Maker is great, but using the Unity Development Kit we can make our own textures, levels, stats, and bad guys!

Join us to make your own challenging Mario style side-scroller where you get to create the entire game!

LiveCode: Anyone Can Program

Saturday March 12, 2016: 2:00 pm to 3:45 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grade 6 - adult

Learn how easy and enjoyable programming can be. Try it for yourself!

Design a Hide-And-Seek Game

Friday March 25, 2016: 1:30 pm to 2:45 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 4-8

Make an online hide-and-seek game and then challenge your friends to play it.

Sign up for a free account on scratch.mit.edu to save your game.