What's On

Please note : Even if an event states FULLY BOOKED the museum is still open to the public as usual on these days.

Family Gaming Night - Saturday 13th February 2016

Date: 13th February 2016

An evening of video gaming for all the family!

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Bug Your Bedroom - 17 February 2016

Date: 17th February 2016

Kids, are you tired of people (that is, parents and younger siblings) entering your room without permission? With a Raspberry Pi and some clever Python code, you can put a stop to that!

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Scratch and Pi - 17 February 2016

Date: 17th February 2016

What can we make Scratch Sprites do? Talk to each other, dance, run? Perhaps we could make them control blinking LEDs, buzzing buzzers or a motorised wheel? In this workshop, we’ll be using Scratch to program the Raspberry Pi.

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**FULLY BOOKED** Electronics Lab - Build an Electronic Dice - 18 February 2016

Date: 18th February 2016

Come and build yourself an Electronic Dice!

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Build Your Own Adventure Game - 18 February 2016

Date: 18th February 2016

Twine is a brilliant online tool for constructing interactive stories.

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Game On: The Guided Tour! - February 19 2016

Date: 19th February 2016

Video games have progressed from simple black and white pixelated play to immersive, filmic epics that rival any blockbuster movie.

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Learn to Code - 19 February 2016

Date: 19th February 2016

Do you know what a computer programmer does? Ever wondered what coding is? Never written a program before? Then, this workshop is for you!

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Retro Video Game Night - Friday 11th March 2016

Date: 11th March 2016

Retro Gaming Night is back again, this is our first one of 2016!

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An Evening With Ocean Software - Saturday 14th May 2016

Date: 14th May 2016

Founded in 1984, Ocean Software became one of the largest European video game developers/publishers of the 1980s and 1990s, developing dozens of games for a variety of systems.

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Retro Video Game Night (Summer Edition) - Friday 24th June 2016

Date: 24th June 2016

We're trying something a bit different this year with a special summer edition of the retro night.

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Retro Video Game Night - Friday 9th September 2016

Date: 9th September 2016

All our usual gaming displays will be on and we'll be getting loads of extra consoles and games out from our archive for you to play.

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Retro Video Game Night (Christmas Edition) - Friday 9th December 2016

Date: 9th December 2016

This is the big one! Our Christmas themed retro video game night will be the last one of 2016 so make sure you're there. We're going to have some awesome seasonal video games available to play and you...

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