Summer Bytes programme

The Museum will be open to the public from 27 July to 1 September 2013 (1pm to 5pm) on any Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Checkout the Summer Bytes programme to find out what else is happening at the Museum over the summer period. Don't forget to keep checking in as more detail, events and booking information is added.


TNMOC is very grateful to the following sponsors of Summer Bytes:
IP Cortex
Tribune
Fujitsu
Bletchley Park Science and Innovation Centre
AwardBox
The University of Bedfordshire


And what you missed, but don't worry, Summer Bytes will be back next year ...

Sat 27 July and Sunday 28 July: 1pm to 5pm

Computer Music special event.
Get hands-on with the development of computer music technology across four decades. Details


Wed 31 July and Thurs 1st August

Fun with the Arduino:- 4 opportunities to attend a 'Fun with the Arduino' workshop

Workshop 1: Wed 31st July: 11.00am - 1.00pm For age 16 and older
Workshop 2: Wed 31st July: 1.30pm - 3.30pm For young people 16 and under
Workshop 3: Thurs 1st Aug: 11.00am - 1.00pm For young people 16 and under
Workshop 4: Thurs 1st Aug: 1.30pm - 3.30pm For age 16 and older

Details


Sat 3 Aug and Sun 4 August, 1pm to 5pm

Arduinos, Makey Makey and Raspberry Pi: What is it all about?


Mon 5 August to Sun 11 August

Young Rewired State - a national coding challenge with a team based at TNMoC. Details


Saturday, 10 August, 1-5pm

Try the pre-release of revamped Transport Tycoon computer game on an iPad. Details

See K9 meets George the Robot


Sun 11 August, 1pm to 5pm

Exploring the skies in broad daylight - a taste of astronomy at the museum Details


Wed 14 August and Thursday 15 August

Checkout 3D printing:- 4 opportunities to attend a 'Checkout 3D printing' workshop

Workshop 1: Wed 14th Aug: 11.00am - 1.00pm: For age 16 and older
Workshop 2: Wed 14th Aug: 1.30pm - 3.30pm: For young people 16 and under
Workshop 3: Thur 15th Aug: 11.00am - 1.00pm: For young people 16 and under
Workshop 4: Thur 15th Aug: 1.30pm - 3.30pm: For age 16 and older

Details


Wed August 21st, Thurs 22 August and Fri 23 August, 1pm to 5pm

Friday 16 Aug, Sat Aug 17 and Sun Aug 18 1.00pm - 5.00pm 1pm to 5pm

3D Printing – History in the Making Details


Sat 17 August and Sun 18 August

The new LEGO EV3 drop in workshops. Details


The Raspberry Pi computer - special workshops.

Sat 24 August, 1pm to 5pm

The Raspberry Pi computer - demonstrations.

The new LEGO EV3 workshops. Details

Sun 25 August, 1pm to 5pm

The Raspberry Pi computer as part of the Raspberry Pi MK Jam one year birthday celebration - demonstrations.

The new LEGO EV3 workshops. Details


Computer Games - special workshops.

Wed 28 August, 10.30am - 12.30pm

Coding Music with a Raspberry Pi. A workshop for girls only! Details

Fri August 30th 1pm to 5pm

Game Creation Lab

Come along for an afternoon of game creation. Details

Sat August 31st 1pm to 5pm

Game Saturday

Come along for an afternoon of game creation, playing and talks. Details

Sunday Sep 1st 1pm to 5pm

Game Sunday

Come along for an afternoon of game creation, playing and talks. Details

Wednesdays to Sundays:

See a computerised Hornby trainset. Details

See the LEGO Colossus Details