Gateshead Central Library

Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN

Forthcoming Events

Fri
9th
Aug
10am - 12pm
£5
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Try your hand at e-textiles and make a Frida Kahlo inspired light up flower crown. Suitable for sewing beginners. 12+ years.
Sat
28th
Sep
10am - 12:30pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Try out the Raspberry Pi, tinker with our fun Pi projects, see some Pi powered projects in action. Explore amateur radio, different coding languages and Microbits. Bring along your own project and chat with experts about your own project ideas in a hackspace area. For 8 years and over.

Event History

Sat
2nd
Mar
10am - 12:30pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Simple coding, hack Minecraft, microbits, and Raspberry Pi.
Sat
6th
Oct (2018)
10am - 3pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
New tech, creative making, and coding for everyone, including MakerSpace, robotics, Minecraft, animation, quadcopter racing, and Microbits.
Sat
21st
Jul (2018)
10am
£10
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
A VR workshop - create and experience VR sculptures.
Sat
21st
Apr (2018)
10am - 2pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Find out more about the Raspberry Pi, tinker with our fun Raspberry Pi projects, chat with experts and share project ideas in a hackspace area.
Tue
13th
Feb (2018)
£5
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
A workshop using iPads and animation green screen. Suitable for 8-12 years.
Sat
7th
Oct (2017)
10am - 3pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Create and engage with makers, including MakerSpace and Vector76.
Mon
5th
Jun (2017)
5pm - 6:30pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
A coderdojo session to support Gateshead Library, VoltSport, and artist Ben Freeth in building an art piece.
Sat
18th
Mar (2017)
11am - 3pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
MakerMonth - Build a Super Ant Weight Robot with the team behind Roaming Robots and the Extreme Robots Show.
Sat
1st
Oct (2016)
10am - 3pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
A range of show and tell activities: Makerspace, Raspberry Pi hacks Minecraft, VR, Tilt brush, drones, robotics, amateur radio and more.
Sat
16th
Apr (2016)
10am
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Suitable for families with children 8+ - Building Robots with Lego Mindstorm.
Sat
2nd
Apr (2016)
10am
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Suitable for families with children 8+ - Design and build air powered cars
Sat
5th
Mar (2016)
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Meet representatives from creative industries and learn from the experts. Take part in drop in sessions, workshops, chat about tech start-ups and gaming. Sessions include Virtual Reality, designing 3D characters, engineering, programming and programming robots.
Sat
26th
Sep (2015)
10am - 3pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
A range of show and tell activities: Raspberry Pi, 3D printers, Oculus Rift, Sony VR headset, programming workshops, taster sessions and much more.
Sat
5th
Sep (2015)
10am - 12pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
If you're under 17 and would like some help with learning to code please register to come along. It's free for all participants. Scratch, HTML, Python, Javascript or anything else.
Sat
18th
Apr (2015)
10:30am - 12:30pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
If you're under 17 and would like some help with learning to code please register to come along. It's free for all participants. Scratch, HTML, Python, Javascript or anything else.
Sat
21st
Mar (2015)
10:30am - 12:30pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
If you're under 17 and would like some help with learning to code please register to come along. It's free for all participants. Scratch, HTML, Python, Javascript or anything else.
Sat
14th
Feb (2015)
10:30am - 12:30pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
If you're under 17 and would like some help with learning to code please register to come along. It's free for all participants. Scratch, HTML, Python, Javascript or anything else.
Sat
27th
Sep (2014)
10am - 3pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
A range of show and tell activities: 3D Printing, Raspberry Pi, Arduino, 3D virtual design avatars, Oculus Rift DK2, Spikerbox, Lego Online and more.
Sat
5th
Apr (2014)
10am - 3pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Meet developers and designers from Ubisoft; take part in talks, drop in activities and workshops. Vector 76 will cover augmented reality and the Oculus Rift. Ages 12+.
Sat
7th
Sep (2013)
10am - 3pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Various sessions cater for kids, adults and teachers. Topics include: retro gaming, raspberry pi and 3D printing. Part of British Science Festival.
Sat
6th
Apr (2013)
10am - 3pm
FREE
venue Gateshead Central Library Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Aged 12 to 18 years? Interested in a career with the gaming industry? Then staff from Reflections (Ubisoft) will be running workshops for this event.