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Upcoming Event – Girl Geek Tea Party #44: Carnival of the Animal Senses, with Helen Czerski

Sunday 10th August, 2-4pm TechHub, Lever Street, Manchester Tickets £3 Manchester Girl Geeks is pleased to announce that for our August tea party event, we’ll be joined by physicist Dr Helen Czerski, who’ll be coming to give a talk and stick … Continue reading

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Event review: Noise Party!

Photo courtesy of Gem Hill For our July event, we organised an audiovisual extravaganza called the Girl Geeks’ NOISE PARTY (capitals obligatory)! We held it at TwentyTwentyTwo in the Northern Quarter, which had a fantastic room we took over for the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: MOSI Collider visit!

For our June tea party, we’ll be visiting the amazing Collider exhibition at MOSI. The exhibit recreates a visit to CERN’s Large Hadron Collider, and involves video, sound and art along with real artefacts from the laboratories at CERN. Join … Continue reading

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Event review: Manchester Girl Geeks BarCamp 2014, 31st May @ MMU

After months of planning our BarCamp took place last weekend! It was a massive, massive success and everyone had a great time. Huge thanks to everyone who attended or helped! We had over twice as many attendees as we had … Continue reading

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March event – Saturday Science at MOSI

Saturday Science at MOSI Saturday 15th March, 10.30am – 3.30pm Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester Since it’s National Science and Engineering Week, and International Women’s Day, we’ve been invited by MOSI to take part in their Saturday Science event – we’ll be in … Continue reading

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March event with Thoughtworks: Inspiring Change

ThoughtWorks & Manchester Girl Geeks are working together to bring you an evening of lightning talks to celebrate International Women’s Day 2014. The event is open for registrations and we are also looking for speakers to deliver short talks (around … Continue reading

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Girl Geeks Event: ArtAnon Origami Workshop

ArtAnon Origami Workshop The Joyce Layland LGBT Youth Centre, 49-51 Sidney Street, Manchester Saturday 8th February, 3:30 – 5pm If you enjoyed our mathematical origami events in the past, or if you just like making things with your hands, you’ll be … Continue reading

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Event Review – Girl Geek Tea Party #39: Appy New Year!

Thanks very much to everyone who came to our event last weekend! We had a great time, and if you want to find out what it was all about, here’s a great writeup of the event by our volunteer Yuwei. … Continue reading

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Girl Geek Tea Party #39: Appy New Year!

TechHub, Carver’s Warehouse, Dale St Sunday 26th January, 2-4pm Tickets £3 It’s a new year, and time to learn a new skill! Apps are everywhere – on phones, tablets, and other types of phones. If you’d like to be able … Continue reading

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Girl Geek Tea Party #37: Raspberry Pi workshop with Kano

Girl Geek Tea Party #37 – Raspberry Pi workshop with Kano Sunday 24th November, 2-4pm, MadLab, Edge St Tickets £3, including all materials – book here Kano is the first computer kit that anyone can make – the simplest, most … Continue reading

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