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En respuesta al COVID-19, todas las sucursales de la Biblioteca Pública de Kansas City, Kansas están cerradas hasta nuevo aviso.  El servicio en la acera estará disponible a partir del 1 de junio. Se puede acceder a nuestras películas digitales, música y libros en cualquier momento en nuestra eCommunity. Para más información, visite nuestra página web.

Girls Who Code At Home

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This is the first event of a series.
Registration for this event is no longer open.
Allowed Grades: 3rd Grade to 5th Grade

Program Description

Event Details

Girls Who Code Club is a community of 3rd through 5th grade girls who design, code, read, and explore the world of computer science together. Each meeting, taking place every other Thursday, features activities, discussions, and creative challenges based on the best-selling "Girls Who Code" books. GWC Club is designed to expose girls to bravery, resilience, and computational thinking through fun activities, social opportunities, inspiring stories of women in technology, and creative challenges.

This fall, our 3rd-5th grade club will take place online via password-protected Zoom meetings. Some activities may require craft materials that will be provided by the library through curbside pickup (details to come). Club members must have an email address (a parent's is acceptable) and access to a device that will allow them to utilize Zoom, the Girls Who Code HQ website, and 

Registration will open on July 20, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. and is limited to 10 girls in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades. Three waitlist spots will also be available. For questions, contact Jacqueline Belden at


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