Open Creative Space Presents:

LEARN will be collaborating with local partners on FREE workshops on specific creative tech tools for your schools. The workshops will be hands-on, discovery learning with expert support. Learn by doing is our motto.

Scheduled Workshops for 2018-2019:

Block Programming LEARNshop

September 28th, 9:30 to 3:00 PM at LEARN


On this day, you will be introduced to a variety of block programming applications, such as Scratch, MakeCode, Sphero Edu, Tickle, Turtle Art. You will have the opportunity to explore how to make games in Scratch, program Sphero Mini robots and microcontrollers (i.e. Micro:bit), control motors, and produce a paper version of your artwork using a cutting tool.

Our partner, Kids Code Jeunesse will be joining us on this day.

Our Block Programming Resource Page


Upcoming Events:

October 5th, 2018 – Community Service Learning Camp

February 22nd, 2019 – Scratch 3.0 Day

May 10th, 2019 – Focus on the ARTS

May 31st, 2019 – Microcontrollers in the classroom


Past Events:

May 25th, 2018 – Block Programming LEARNshop

February 23rd, 2018 – Engaging Projects with Raspberry Pi and micro-controllers

May 19th, 2017 – Micro Controllers in the Classroom

May 25th, 2017 – Scratch Workshop | In collaboration with Kids Code Jeunesse


Additional Resources

+18 Arduino Projects (PDF)

Micro Controller Resource Site (created and kindly shared by Brian C. Smith)

Beginner | Intermediate Scratch Projects

Download the special The MagPi Educator’s Edition, the issue for teachers and educators interested in Raspberry Pi and computer science