Offered throughout the year, workshops in the Labs provide both kids and adults a wide array of opportunities to practice and build computational skills.

Workshops

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Special Exhibit

Internet of Things

Get connected with networked devices in the Internet of Things Workshop powered by Xfinity.
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Gallery Talk: Restoration Stories

Sun Jan 19, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Get an insider’s view of the restoration efforts at Living Computers from a real LCM+L engineer.
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Special Exhibit

Totally 80s Rewind

Rewind time for a day and step into the life of an 80s teenager.
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Gallery Talk: Restoration Stories

Sat Jan 25, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Get an insider’s view of the restoration efforts at Living Computers with an LCM+L engineer. Check program schedule at entry desk for location and topic.
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Mainframes

See where it all started.
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Seattle Mechanical Keyboard Meetup

Sat Jan 25, 2020
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Join cKeys and the Living Computers: Museum + Labs for a casual day in a keyboard petting zoo.
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Minicomputers

In the mid-1960s, DEC introduced a series of small and inexpensive computers.
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Build a 4x5 Keyboard

Sat Jan 25, 2020
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Solder a 4x5 keyboard with rotary encoder, and header pinouts for easy access to all pins on a Proton C (USB C microcontroller).
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Microcomputers

Before computers became "personal," they were called microcomputers.
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Build a Washington State Macropad

Sat Jan 25, 2020
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Solder a macropad shaped like Washington State that supports a rotary encoder and an OLED display. 
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Augmented Reality

Experience the exciting world of virtual and augmented reality.
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Gallery Talk: Curator's Choice

Sun Jan 26, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join LCM+L’s curator Aaron Alcorn on a tour through computer history in five objects.
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Robotics

Discover how robots do their work!
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Gallery Talk: Restoration Stories

Tue Jan 28, 2020
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Get an insider’s view of the restoration efforts at Living Computers with an LCM+L engineer.
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Big Data & AI

Learn how big data can yield insights into our world.
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Scout Days

Sat Feb 1, 2020
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Grab your vests—we've made a day just for scouts! Come in, geek out & try your hand at engineering and computer science.
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Self Driving Cars

Take a test-drive in the self-driving car simulator.
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Gallery Talk: Restoration Stories

Sat Feb 1, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Get an insider’s view of the restoration efforts at Living Computers with an LCM+L engineer. Check program schedule at entry desk for location and topic.
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Gamemakers

Put down your controller and pick up your keyboard—it’s time to make a video game.
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FREE First Thursday Evening

Thu Feb 6, 2020
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free museum admission from 5-8 pm on the first Thursday of every month.
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Digital Studio

Immerse yourself in the world of digital art.
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Gallery Talk: Restoration Stories

Sat Feb 8, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Get an insider’s view of the restoration efforts at Living Computers with an LCM+L engineer. Check program schedule at entry desk for location and topic.
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Daily Tours

There is something happening every day at Living Computers.
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Gallery Talk: Curator's Choice

Sun Feb 9, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Join LCM+L’s curator Aaron Alcorn on a tour through computer history in five objects.  
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Gallery Talk: Restoration Stories

Sat Feb 15, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Get an insider’s view of the restoration efforts at Living Computers with an LCM+L engineer. Check program schedule at entry desk for location and topic.
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Gallery Talk: Restoration Stories

Sat Feb 22, 2020
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Get an insider’s view of the restoration efforts at Living Computers with an LCM+L engineer. Check program schedule at entry desk for location and topic.
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