Coding Days - Kentucky Science Center
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Coding Days

Coding Days

CONTACT: Gil Reyes
Senior Manager, External Affairs
Kentucky Science Center
M: 502-889-5600
Gil. Reyes@LouisvilleKY.gov

Kentucky Science Center Celebrates Coding

Coding Days at Kentucky Science Center, presented by Net Tango, immerses visitors in the world of computer programming.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Louisville and Surrounding Areas – Kentucky Science Center’s Coding Days on December 8th and 9th invites guests to learn the “language that powers the world!” From maker activities to virtual reality experiences, visitors can expect to gain a broader understanding of the impact of coding on our everyday lives.

Like other STEM career days, such as Advanced Manufacturing and Brain Days, Coding Days will see Kentucky Science Center’s exhibit halls filled with themed activities presented by the Science Center and their partners. Among others, activities that allow visitors to program their own solar system, learn the basics of robotics, and code an abstract art piece will introduce all ages to the practical and creative possibilities of coding languages. Net Tango, Yum! Brands, Humana, and GE will all be onsite to provide unique experiences for guests.

“Net Tango is excited to be the presenting sponsor of the Kentucky Science Center’s Coding Days and to share our passion for science and technology with these students. It’s our hope that by providing opportunities to learn to code, we will spark interest and open up new opportunities for the next generation of students pursuing STEM careers,” said Susan Weiss, President and CEO, Net Tango.

Coding Days will take place on December 8th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM and from 4:30 to 7:00 PM, and then the 9th from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. All activities are free with admission to the Science Center. Contact Gil Reyes, Senior Manager of External Affairs for more information or to schedule interviews.

Fact Sheet:

WHAT: Coding Days
WHERE: Kentucky Science Center
WHEN: December 8 – December 9, 2017
WHO: Kentucky Science Center.

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About the Kentucky Science Center (KYScienceCenter.org)
Kentucky Science Center is a nonprofit educational institution that encourages people of all ages to enjoy science, mathematics and technology in a stimulating and engaging environment that is educational as well as entertaining. Designated the “State Science Center of Kentucky” by the 2002 Kentucky General Assembly, Kentucky Science Center features interactive exhibits and engaging programs for children, families and adults. Kentucky Science Center is committed to growing a scientifically literate community that investigates, questions, and challenges.

About Net Tango (nettango.com) Louisville-based Net Tango builds enterprise level web solutions for business and government organizations. Founded in 1996, we specialize in application development and system integration, custom web design and development, database solutions, and web strategy consulting. Please contact Stephanie Minier at (502) 245-1750 x235 or visit www.nettango.com for more information.

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