Category Archives: Girl Geek Tea Party

Upcoming Event: Girl Geek Tea Party #41 – Learn to Program in PHP

Manchester Girl Geeks Tea Party #41 – Learn to program in PHP Sunday 27th April 2014, 2-4pm @ThoughtWorks, Manchester Floor 26 Piccadilly Tower With the help of www.codecademy.com, we will walk and talk you through the first steps to writing your … 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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Girl Geek Tea Party #35 – Show and Tell Sunday 29th September, 2-4pm @MadLab

Do you have a passion for technology? What gadget could you not live without? What wonder of science do you think the world should know about? Come to the next Manchester Girl Geek Tea Party and share your knowledge with girls (and … Continue reading

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Event review: Girl Geeks Summer Gaming Tea Party @MadLab, Sunday 25th August

To tie in with Mcr GameJam who had teams working away on the Ludum Dare game making challenge upstairs at MadLab, we held our very own game-themed tea party downstairs. One of the most popular activities proved to be sprite … Continue reading

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Event review: Girl Geek Tea Party #33 @ MadLab, Sunday 28th July 2013

We had a great turn out of girl geeks of all ages (and a few boy geeks too) on Sunday, all eager to get started on the Tea Party task – creating a rabbit or monster soft toy complete with … Continue reading

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Manchester Girl Geek Tea Party #33: Soft Electronics @MadLab

Sunday, July 28, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM Manchester, United Kingdom Tickets £5 from Eventbrite Not only will we provide materials and instructions to make a hand-sewn cuddly animal toy – we’ll be adding a geeky twist, using … Continue reading

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Event review: Manchester Girl Geek Tea Party #32 – Board Games @ MadLab

This month’s cheerful Sunday tea-time event (23rd June) came to us courtesy of game theory expert Sara Krenicky. Sara shared with us the mathematics behind games like Rock, Paper, Scissors – rules you can learn to give yourself a good … Continue reading

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Event Reviews – Geeky Night In and Codecademy Python!

We had some super events last weekend – on Friday night, we held a charity “night in” for Macmillan Cancer Support, and on Sunday afternoon our tea party was Python-flavoured, learning the basics of coding in Python. Really Geeky Night … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Girl Geek Tea Party #30 – Learn to Program in Python

Manchester Girl Geeks Tea Party #30 – Learn to program in Python Sunday 28th April 2013, 2-4.30pm @TechHub, Manchester Third floor, Carvers’ Warehouse, 77 Dale Street, Manchester M1 2HG With the help of www.codecademy.com, we will walk and talk you … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Wikipedia Edit Day @MadLab, Sunday 25th November, 11am-4pm

Manchester Girl Geeks‘ afternoon tea party is going all day for November. Together we’ll be editing online reference guide Wikipedia with a focus on improving coverage of girl geeks on ‘The Free Encyclopedia’. Women are sorely underrepresented in editing and contributing … Continue reading

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