Category Archives: Computer

GameStart Offers Kids Arcade Night & Holiday Break Workshops

Over the summer my daughter loved attending the GameStart School workshops at the Ann Arbor District Library and learning a little more about Minecraft. Prior to the workshop, she only played Minecraft on her iPad. She now plays on the computer as well. After having fun at GameStart School’s Fall Kickoff, my daughter has decided that she likes playing Minecraft and watching YouTube videos […]

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November at Ann Arbor District Library

November at Ann Arbor District Library

November at Ann Arbor District Library offers a number of fun events. In addition to their weekly events (Baby Playgroup, Preschool Storytime, and Circle K Homework Help), they also continue several of their recurring series like Dancing Babies, Programming classes with GameStart School, and more. Be sure to check out all of the events at the bottom of this post for all of the […]

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Weekend Roundup – Star Wars Reads Day and Much More

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I can’t believe that we are almost midway through October and that Halloween will be here soon. Speaking of Halloween, I just posted the roundup of Halloween Events in Ann Arbor. There are a few Halloween events this weekend, with more events over the next 3 weeks. Saturday, starts with the First Steps Ann Arbor Trike-a-Thon, one of this weekend’s sponsoring […]

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GameStart School Fall Classes

GameStart School Fall Classes

GameStart School’s motto is: “We teach kids programming with video games.” They offer programming classes with a basis in popular video games, primarily Minecraft. I love that they are introducing kids to programming at the elementary school level. I still remember my early exposure to computers when I was around my daughter’s age – it was mostly playing Lemonade Stand (it was the […]

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