Learn To Program, Roanoke!

A Community Project Promoting Computer Science and STEM Education

We are actively working to create more educational opportunities for students and adults throughout the region. Inspired by the Computer Science For All initiative, our goal is to promote STEM and Computer Science with fun and interesting educational offerings.

The Learn to Program, Roanoke! events are hosted at:

CoLab Roanoke
1327 Grandin Road SW
Roanoke, VA 24015

Roanoke South County Library
6303 Merriman Rd
Roanoke, VA 24018


Upcoming Events

Code and Coffee

A Saturday morning study group for learning to code at your own pace. Join us at the kick-off meeting at the CoLab Roanoke, July 21, 2018 at 10:00 am. Explore the freeCodeCamp projects and discuss plans for a regular monthly meeting. More information can be found on Facebook.

Hour of Code

Coming again this year on December 3, 2018 at the Roanoke South County Library!
We will be featuring the BBC micro:bit and learning to code with the Python programming language.

Code Club

Scheduled to be held at the Roanoke South County Library in 2019, Code Club is a free, extra-curricular activity for children ages 9-13. Code Club provides a space for children to learn about digital skills and coding in a safe, fun environment.
We will provide easy to follow coding projects which help you to learn Scratch, HTML/CSS and Python by making games, animations and websites. The projects gradually introduce coding concepts to allow you to grow in your understanding of digital making.




Learn to Program, Roanoke! 2018 - A Noke Codes Project