About the Club
TechZone is a Saturday club developed for all those who just love robots, computer programming and LEGO® machines. TechZone is an all-day activity that children will find both interesting and fun, which takes place on the third Saturday of each month.
TechZone is especially for school aged children with appropriate activities for different ability levels. Each session will have a great mixture of construction and hands-on computer programming. Children will be given challenges from a range of different options, completing their task using LEGO® Mindstorms, Python or Scratch.
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The times for the new format will be 10:00am to 3.30pm with a short break for lunch*; if they wish, participants will then be able to attend the current live show in the afternoon.
*please bring packed lunch
The cost of attending TechZone is £15 for the full day, including admission to the centre.
FREE admission to the centre on the day of the activity for the participant – accompanying parent/guardian is £4
£4 entry to the centre, for additional accompanying adults or children.
Here are the upcoming dates for TechZone.
To book places on TechZone, please call us on 01978 293400.Purchase Tickets
Fantasy Worlds - Saturday 18th November 2017
Fantasy Worlds - What is your fantasy world? Is it valleys and mountains, a planet far away, or an underwater village? This is an opportunity for you to create that world in Kodu! Kodu allows kids to create games a#via a simple visual programming language. Kodu teaches creativity, problem solving and storytelling as well as computer programming.
Dragon Rider - Using Scratch you can ride on the back of a dragon, travelling through different places. Be careful to avoid your enemies and collect food along the way. Scratch is a visual programming language developed by MIT Media Lab. Scratch was created to help young people learn to think creativily.
Saturday 20th January 2018
Saturday 17th February 2018
Saturday 17th March 2018
Saturday 19th May 2018
Saturday 16th June 2018
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Saturday 14th July 2018