Code Ninjas Holiday Hack-A-Thon & Toys for Tots Drive

Description

Code Ninjas of Edina/Richfield will be hosting a free charitable initiative to raise awareness for and generate interest in computer science education this holiday season. Code Ninjas will host the Holiday Hack-A-Thon for kids ages 7-14 to explore computer programming, while also collecting donations for Toys for Tots and a chance to win prizes.

The event will be held Saturday, Dec 8 from 3:00-6:00pm using the kid-friendly programming language, Scratch. At the event, students will pair up and go head-to-head in a friendly coding competition in honor of Computer Science Education Week. Code Senseis (instructors) will choose the top 3 teams and recognize them with exciting prizes like Harry Potter Coding kits. The top team will be voted on by Code Ninjas HQ for a chance to win coveted national prizes including premium gaming laptops and a 3D printer for children. Code Ninjas Edina is one of 55 participating centers across the nation hosting Hack-A-Thon events. Pre-Registration Required.

Hosted by

Code Ninjas

Location

3016 W 66th St
Edina, MN