APL STEM Events and Announcements
Girls Who Code Club
Date: September 16, 2014, to February 10, 2015
Time: 4:30–6:30 p.m.
Location: APL, 11100 Johns Hopkins Road, Laurel, MD 20723
Middle and high school girls who join APL’s Girls Who Code club will learn the very basics of coding and computer programming, and those with experience can increase their understanding and skills. No experience is required! The mission of the Girls Who Code program is to inspire, educate, and equip girls with the computing skills to pursue 21st-century opportunities.
Learn more about why Girls Who Code is so important by reading our fact sheet.
Space is limited, so register today at http://bit.ly/gwc-md-reg.
Other STEM Events
The events listed below are not sponsored by APL and are listed only as a resource for the community. All questions about these events should be directed to the hosting organization.
Hour of Code
Date: December 8–14, 2014
The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics.
For more information, please visit http://hourofcode.com/us.