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Dec 3
TeenTechWA: Youth Summit 2016
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join us at 10:00 am on Saturday, December 3rd for the 2016 TeenTechWA Youth Summit at Living Computers: Museum + Labs, the world’s largest collection of fully restored—and usable—supercomputers, mainframes, minicomputers and microcomputers. Their newly-opened main gallery offers direct experiences with robotics, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, self-driving cars, big data, the Internet of Things, video-game making, and digital art.
 
Alongside the amazing features of the museum, TeenTechWA will be hosting group discussions, presentations by participating students from our 2016 Techathon, and special tours of the workshops where LCML engineers work to preserve computing history.
 
Event Schedule
•      10:00 am - Museum Doors Open
•      10:30 am - TeenTechWA Techathon Presentations
•      11:00 am - Group Discussion: Diversity in Tech
•      11:15 am - Special Behind-the-Scenes Tour
•      11:30 am - Group Discussion: Educating for Innovation

$12 general admission.

Dec 10
The Ada Party
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
All-ages public event celebrating one of the first influencers in computing history, Ada Lovelace! Join us in our brand new interactive 1st floor space for birthday treats, presentations by leading ladies of the tech world, workshops for all ages, and a film screening of Code: Debugging the Gender Gap!

$10 admission with an RSVP.
Dec 11
All Day Hour of Code Event
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Join us as LCM+L participates in Hour of Code, a global access movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. This all-day event features coding workshops and acitivites for all ages!

For more information visit Hour of Code.
Tech Store
The Living Computers: Museum + Labs Tech Store has you covered from last-minute gifts to the bits and pieces to make your electronics projects possible. 

Whether it's Modular Robotics Cubelets to help understand how programing works or a littleBits synthesizer, our Tech Store offerings are designed to make the world of electronics more accessible. Featuring a wide variety of books spanning all generations of computing—from the vintage computing collection on our second floor, to the current technology featured on the first floor.

Need a geeky gift for someone? Check out our assortment of unique tech inspired products like a Xerox Alto Mouse bar of soap or find your next IoT project.

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Nov 18


Living Computers: Museum + Labs has expanded. A new gallery of rotating exhibits puts today’s computer technology in the context of how it’s being used to tackle real-world issues. Connect with robotics, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, self-driving cars and digital art.

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//50 years of computers and schools//
 
Experience the efforts to revolutionize education with computers. From the ground breaking PLATO terminal to LOGO, Encarta and SCRATCH, explore 50 years of computers in the classroom.  Appreciate the contributions of Seymour Papert, or just revisit The Oregon Trail.
 
Open November 18- March 26, 2017
 

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