Learn to Code

FREE Workshops

Limited to a maximum of 15 participants

These coding workshops are provided to help kids aged 5 to 16 develop skills in:

  • Digital literacy
  • Animation
  • Block-based coding
  • Robot building, and more!

No experience or registration required!

Admission to Science North is not required to participate in the workshops.

More workshops will be added monthly. Be sure to check back for more upcoming dates!


Available Workshops


Lego League Tournament

Science North is hosting the Sudbury First Lego League Tournament - a robotics challenge where students ages 9-14 will compete using Lego robots they have built and programmed themselves! Stop by to watch the Robot Game, where teams will try to have their robot complete as many space themed challenges as possible and to see some incredible robots in action!

Location: Vale Cavern Time: 1:00pm

Dates:

December 1

Festival of LEDs

During the busy month of December, we will be exploring art and robotics with our take on the Festival of Lights hosted at Science North: the Festival of LEDs. Each week we will be creating beautiful light displays using tools like Ozoblockly, Scratch, and more.

Location: Laamanen Room Time: 10:00am-12:00pm

Dates:

Sunday, December 2 Saturday, December 8 Sunday, December 9 Saturday, December 15 Sunday, December 16 Saturday, December 22 Sunday, December 23 Thursday, December 27 Friday, December 28 Saturday, December 29 Sunday, December 30

Move your Bot

Extend your coding experiences with opportunities to explore an assortment of coding tools. Bluecoats will be on hand to assist participants but we encourage self-directed exploration! Length of stay can be determined by individual interest and engagement levels.

Location: Laamanen Room Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm

Dates:

Sunday, December 2 Saturday, December 8 Sunday, December 9 Saturday, December 15 Sunday, December 16 Saturday, December 22 Sunday, December 23 Saturday, December 29 Sunday, December 30