GameStart Workshop: Unity Basics

Sunday September 13, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 1–8.

Learn the basics to build your own game! Using the Unity editor, you will get acquainted with how to create models, implement physics and manipulate code. Get started making your game now!

GameStart Workshop: Minecraft Redstone Engineering

Sunday October 4, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for This event is intended for grades 3–8.

The Redstone material found in Minecraft behaves like an electric conduit, allowing players to rig up levers, buttons, and pressure plates. The staff from GameStart will teach you how to create contraptions of increasing complexity and craft clever traps and speedy transit systems while learning the fundamentals of logic.

GameStart Workshop: Roblox Scripting

Sunday October 11, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 3–8.

Students will combine elements of art, design, math, and physics as they learn to make their own video game! Students will start by creating their own hero, villain, and in-game props, then they will craft the landscape of their game world with challenging puzzles and thrilling obstacles.

GameStart Workshop: Minecraft Blockly

Sunday October 18, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 2–5.

Get your first taste of programming with a visual approach! The software developers at GameStart have created a programming environment for our youngest Minecrafters which leverages visual scripting technology developed at Google. Learn the fundamentals of programming with the game you love.

GameStart Workshop: Unity Zombies

Sunday October 25, 2015: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm -- Downtown Library: Training Center

This event is intended for grades 5–10.

Unity can make a wide variety of games. In honor of Halloween and one of this generation's most popular genres we will be modifying Unit Z, a zombie survival simulator. Join us add weapons terrain and, of course, zombies to your very own game!