The Barrington Park District offers their community cutting edge STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) programs with Computer Explorers TechStars™. Classes are project-based, hands-on and designed to make learning fun! They simplify the complex world of technology by connecting Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Art.


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Coding: Basic Training (Winter/Spring)

For Ages: 5 - 7 years

In this course we’ll learn to think like a computer, using a visual block programming language created just for kids by MIT. Young learners will work on thinking creatively, problem-solving and collaboration. Watch our characters move, jump, dance and come to life.


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Detective Adventures (Winter/Spring)

For Ages: 6 - 7 years

Who stole the birthday cake? Practice your detective skills when the birthday cake disappears. Examine footprints, decide if it’s frosting or paint on the suspect’s shirt and check fingerprints on the cake plate. Could Grandma be the hungry thief? Learn how a real detective works in this PI class.


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