Raspberry Pi Basics

Monday, May 1, 2017

Deering Middle School Library, West Warwick

4 pm - 6 pm

Series: Media Smart Libraries

Facilitator: Rhode Island Computer Museum

This workshop is for librarians who want to learn about the Raspberry Pi for possible new programming opportunities and makerspace activities for patrons.  The Raspberry Pi® is a single-board computer developed in the UK by the Raspberry Pi Foundation with the intention of stimulating the teaching of basic computer science in schools. We will put together basic components; learn about input and output, basic python programming concepts and practices.

Come learn and play with our Raspberry Pi’s and help educate a new generation of programmers and electronics engineers!  No experience necessary.

This workshop is being offered through a collaboration of Media Smart Libraries and the Digital Literacy Makerspace Working Group at Ocean State Libraries and is made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Grant # LG-07-14-0045-14.

Intended audience: Children and Teen Librarians, School Librarians

Register on OLIS CE website.

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm