Imagine half way between a software conference and a music festival and you're going in the right direction. Think amazing speakers, circus tents, BBQs, live music and craft beers at the spectacular location ‘Roest’ in the center of Amsterdam. GetMakered is thrilled to be running away and joining the circus! Diane will be speaking on how to "Inspiring the Next Generation to Runaway and Join the Circus."
Travel along the entire Sunshine Coast Highway from Langdale to Lund or Lund to Langdale. It is a chance to meet the makers & artists in their studios and experience the vibrant arts and culture community on the Sunshine Coast as you follow brochure maps, directional signs, smart phone maps and other Crawlers. Presented by the Coast Cultural Alliance (CCA), a non-profit society presenting the Sunshine Coast Art Crawl, is a network of arts, cultural and heritage groups and individuals working to enhance the economic vitality of the Sunshine Coast through cultural sector development. http://www.sunshinecoastartcrawl.ca/
Once again we’re going to be at OSCON as part of an entire day of workshops for school aged children interested in learning more about computer programming. Workshops will include Java, Python, Scratch, Minecraft Modding, Arduino, and more. Recommended ages for the workshops are 6 and up, depending on your child’s skills and abilities.
Laptops will be provided for the kids to work on. The $25 ticket price includes all workshops, a t-shirt, lunch for both the child and their parent/guardian, and snacks throughout the day. Registration for Kids Day will open in March.
Note: a parent or guardian must accompany their child to OSCON Kids Day and stay for the duration. We’ll have wifi available so bring your favorite device with you. Parents are encouraged to participate by sitting alongside their child as they work.