Free programming/gaming workshop at the Millennium

Fancy taking part in a programming/gaming workshop?

Tuesday, 18th June 2019, 6:00 pm

As part of their InterAct Festival, the Millennium Forum, Derry is hosting the event on Wednesday, July 3 and Thursday 4 with a showcase on Saturday, July 6.

With the use of Makey Makey and Scratch technology participants will be introduced to programming retro games such as Pac Man and Space Invaders, while using bananas and other curious items to play these games on a large screen for audience participation. No experience is necessary.

Provided by STEM Aware, the workshops are open to young people aged from 12 – 21 and are totally free although registration is essential.

For information or to book go to

* The 2019 Interact Youth Arts Festival will culminate in an exciting and vibrant showcase performance which will display the creativity and talents of the young people who have taken part in the festival workshops. With more than a few surprises, don’t miss this visually stunning showcase created by the young people. Go to