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Learn to Code Seattle: Introduction to JavaScript (10.25)

October 25, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


In this workshop, you’ll learn: 

• JavaScript syntax and fundamentals

• How to build a simple “Choose your own adventure” app

• How to work as an agile team – you’ll break out into groups to complete fun JS exercises and build additional features for this app


• 6:30 pm – 6:45 pm: Gather, mingle, introductions

• 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm: Learn to Code Workshop

• 8:15 pm – 8:30 pm: Show and tell / Q&A / Group Chat

Workshop Level: 

Beginner – no prior knowledge of JavaScript needed.


Basic knowledge of HTML and the document object model (DOM).

*Need an HTML refresher? Spend some time on our Galvanize Open Source repository.

How to Prepare: 

• Bring your laptop (fully charged). Bring your charger, just in case.

• Install the Atom text editor (if you don’t have one already). Go here: https://atom.io/

• Install Google Chrome (recommended)

Meet Your Instructor:  

Lee Ngo is an evangelist for Galvanize based in Seattle. Previously he worked for UP Global (now Techstars) and founded his own ed-tech company in Pittsburgh, PA. Lee believes in learning by doing, engaging and sharing, and he teaches code through a combination of visual communication, teamwork, and project-oriented learning.

About our Sponsor

Galvanize is the premiere dynamic learning community for technology. With campuses located in booming technology sectors throughout the country, Galvanize provides a community for each the following:

  • Education – part-time and full-time training in web development, data science, and data engineering
  • Workspace – whether you’re a freelancer, startup, or established business, we provide beautiful spaces with a community dedicated to support your company’s growth
  • Networking – events in the tech industry happen constantly in our campuses, ranging from popular Meetups to multi-day international conferences

To learn more about Galvanize, visit galvanize.com.


Galvanize Seattle – Pioneer Square
111 South Jackson Street
Seattle, WA 98104 US


Galvanize Seattle