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Operation Innovate Youth Hackathon

Saturday, April 30, 2016, 10:00 PM


A Hackathon For Ages 12-17 Is Coming! Operation Innovate in partnership with Sierra College and the City Of Rocklin is hosting a STEAM related youth hackathon. 2.5 days of educational fun! Participants will get STEAMED and learn: Science ~ Technology ~ Engineering ~ Art ~ Math ~ Entrepreneurship ~ Design Sign Up Now! Space Is Limited! Learn. Make. Create. Teens will participate in workshops on computer programming, coding with Ruby, digital art media, robotics, soldering and more! They'll round out the experience in a project based learning format where they will work with a team to make a cool project and compete for awesome prizes. This event starts after school on Friday April 29th. Registration opens at 3 pm and the kids will start learning from 3:45 pm on Friday and continue until 5:30 pm on Saturday. Competition building starts on Sunday morning! See more schedule details below. Sponsor A Child: If you'd like to donate to our scholarship fund, purchase a "sponsor a child" ticket. We'll match up a child with your generous donation Schedule: Friday -- a snack will be served 3:00 Doors Open for registration and check in 3:45 Welcome and Introductions 4:15 Workshops Begin 8:00 Program ends  – Pick up time 8:00 pm sharp! Saturday -- breakfast, lunch and snacks will be served 8:30 Doors Open 9:00 Presentations and Workshops 5:30 pm Program ends -- Pick up time 5:30 pm sharp! Sunday -- breakfast, lunch and snacks will be served 8:30 Doors Open 9:00 Presentations and Workshops 2:00 Group Project Presentations & Awards Ceremony 5:00 pm Program ends -- Pick up time 5:30 pm sharp! Event FAQ Does $50 cover the whole weekend? Yes What are the ages of the participants? 12-17 but we're not checking IDs Do I have to bring my kid all weekend? Yes, the event lasts all weekend. For the best experience it is best if your child arrives on time each day. if your child has prior commitments ( i.e. after-school sports, church, etc) you can bring them after their prior commitments. However please make sure the drop off is during the following times. Friday 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm Saturday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm Sunday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. For clarification with schedules and class times contact alonajennings@gmail.com Do I have to be present if my kids there? You’re welcome to stay but you can drop your child off. Will food be served? Yes, continental breakfast, lunch, and snacks will be served throughout the day. If your child has dietary restrictions, please plan accordingly. Where is the event located? Sierra College in Rocklin, CA. See ticket for event details. Are your teachers and volunteers Live Scanned? No, but we have really good people in our community. What will the youth be learning? See the schedule page. Can I volunteer? Yes, of course. Email alonajennings@gmail.com for more info Can I donate food or drinks! Yes, please bring them in. Thanks for MEGA Sponsorship! The Nancy and Kenneth Kahn Family Fund at Placer Community Foundation in honor of Adam The Robert Kemp Community Endowment Fund at Placer Community Foundation

Tickets: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/operation-innovate-youth-hackathon-tickets-22561516102?aff=ebapi

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