March 5, 2019
6:30 pm
-
8:00 pm
Downtown LA
800 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Cost:
Free
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Intro to JavaScript: Build a Virtual Pet

Curious about JavaScript? Join us and learn the fundamental concepts of JavaScript while building your own virtual pet! (Think: Tamagotchi)

You will learn how to add new features to your pet, including feeding them, and tracking their health and happiness. Check out this example of a virtual pet that was made by an attendee at a previous event: https://cumbersome-vole.glitch.me/

Suggested Experience Level:
Beginner - no previous coding experience needed

What to Bring:
Laptop - this will ensure you get the most out of this workshop
Water bottle

How to prepare:
Go to codepen.io > create a free account > take the tour

How to find us:
Cross Campus, DTLA
The event will be held at Cross Campus, DTLA located at 800 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90017. The building entrance is on Wilshire Blvd next to 800 Degrees Pizza between Flower and Figueroa. The event will be located on the 2nd floor. There is free street parking along Wilshire Blvd., 7th St., and Flower St. Paid parking is ($12/hr) at The Standard Hotel (6th/Flower St.) or Athena Parking Hope Garage ($5 - 625 W 8th St. LA, CA 90017). Public transportation: 7th Street Metro Center (Expo, Blue, Red, and Purple lines).

If event is sold out, please contact Community Manager: Stephanie (stephanie.mcmahon@thinkful.com)

Sponsored by Thinkful:
This workshop is proudly sponsored by Thinkful, the #1 rated coding boot camp on CourseReport. Thinkful is a new type of school that brings high-growth tech careers to ambitious people everywhere. Thinkful provides 1-on-1 learning through its network of industry experts, hiring partners, and online platform to deliver a structured and flexible education. To join the Thinkful network, visit thinkful.com.