Program Registration


Join Us For Our Fall 2019 Programs!

This trimester we are pleased to offer a range of youth afterschool programs focused on technology and making. Please check our offerings and register below.

General Program Information

  • Program Dates: Monday September, 2019 — January 17,2020
  • Program Schedule: 2 sessions per week — Monday/Wednesday OR Tuesday/Thursday
  • Register By: Friday, September 6, 2019 (DHF Orientation Only) — Friday, September 20, 2019

Pay What You Can

At Digital Harbor Foundation we firmly believe that financial capacity should never be a barrier to participation in our youth programs. That’s why we proudly offer all of our youth programs under a Pay-What-You-Can pricing model. If you would like to like to pay at the door, please plan to bring the total amount due in the form of cash, check, or money order on the first day of programs.

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Mini Makers

These courses are open to youth in grades 3-5. To learn more about this program generally, please visit our Mini Makers main page.

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DHF Orientation

These courses are open to youth in grades 6-10. To learn more about this program generally, please visit our DHF Orientation main page.

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Members

These courses are open to our youth Members who have successfully completed Maker Foundations or DHF Orientation. To learn more about this program generally, please visit our Members main page.

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FAB CORE
Fab Core is an introduction to digital fabrication methods and design for fabrication. This course is focused on precision 3D design and printing including hands-on experience with 3D printers. In addition, there will be a focus on 2D design for fabrication using Inkscape and hands-on experience with vinyl cutters for paper and decal design. This course is the first in our Fabrication Pathway and is a prerequisite to following courses.

COMPUTER SECURITY FUNDAMENTALS
In this course, you will learn and experience the fundamentals of Internet security including the basics of how the Internet works, common security threats and attacks, and how those threats can be addressed. Special Note: The CS Core is a prerequisite to this course, exceptions can be made but must be approved by the DHF Programs Manager.


VECTOR FAB
Deepen your skills and knowledge of 2D fabrication using laser cutters and vinyl cutters. In this follow-up to Fab Core, you will learn the basics of operating the laser cutter, with hands-on experience using the laser cutter yourself. Additionally, you will expand on your knowledge of vinyl cutting techniques by learning how to create multicolor vinyl products. Special Note: The Fab Core course is a prerequisite to this course, exceptions can be made but must be approved by the DHF Programs Manager.


CS CORE
CS Core is an introduction to the fundamentals of programming. This course is focused on building a solid foundation through projects and examples of best practices. Youth will learn programming skills through modern JavaScript and the p5.js library. There is a focus on creating interactive web experiences and core skills that will lead into future computer science courses. This course is the first in our Computer Science Pathway and is a prerequisite to following courses.