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CENTRL West

1355 NW Everett St
Portland, OR 97209, us (map)

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Past events that happened here

  • Tuesday
    Feb 27 2018
    Learn to Code | Thinkful Portland - Build a Twitter Bot with Javascript

    CENTRL West

    ***MUST RSVP ON EVENTBRITE HERE***

    Using JavaScript and Twitter's API we will create an "intelligent" bot. An easy and fun way to learn how JavaScript can be used to build real projects. Our bot will search for tweets mentioning different keywords and reply to them with a predefined answer.
    This workshop won't be a step-by-step JavaScript introduction. Instead we will build something useful and fun, while learning some basic JavaScript concepts along the way.

    Bring a laptop, and if you don't have one we'll match you up with someone who does.

    How to find us:

    This event will be held at CENTRL West. 

    Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th.

    Free Street Parking available after 6pm.City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available.

    TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

    Website
  • Wednesday
    Jan 31 2018
    Learn to Code | Thinkful Portland - Getting Started in Data Science: Lunch & Learn

    CENTRL West

    Wondering why Glassdoor named Data Scientist the best job in America? Come learn more about the field and the different job opportunities available to Data Scientists.

    We’ll cover the emergence of big data and what it means to be a data scientist. We’ll walk you through how to get the skills to become a data scientist, and focus on the different jobs that will be open to you once you’ve mastered the skill set.

    Bring a laptop, and if you don't have one we'll match you up with someone who does.

    How to find us:

    Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm.City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available.TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

    Website
  • Tuesday
    Jan 30 2018
    Learn to Code | Thinkful Portland - Intro to JavaScript: Fundamentals

    CENTRL West

    Learn the fundamentals of programming as you get introduced to JavaScript, the most popular language on the job market. Join this workshop and start your journey towards becoming a developer.


    We'll cover everything you need to know to start learning the language, including different data types, variables, and functions. We’ll finish the workshop with a roadmap you can follow to continue learning JavaScript after the meetup.


    Be sure to bring a laptop. If you don’t have one, we can pair you with someone who does.


    How to find us: 

    Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm.City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available.TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

    Website
  • Wednesday
    Jan 24 2018
    Learn to Code | Thinkful Portland - Build Your Own Website with HTML/CSS

    CENTRL West

    Project-based, hands-on learning is the best way to learn how to code. Join us as we teach you the fundamentals of HTML & CSS while building an interactive website.


    In this workshop you’ll learn key HTML & CSS concepts as we review some sample code. Then you’ll start building your own site with the help of our instructor and TAs.  See an example before you come: this webpage was made by an attendee at one of our last events!


    At the end of the night you’ll have your own site live on the internet to share with your friends and family.


    Bring a laptop, and if you don't have one we'll match you up with someone who does.


    How to find us: 

    Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm.City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available.TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

    Website
  • Tuesday
    Jan 23 2018
    Learn to Code | Thinkful Portland - Intro to JavaScript: Build a Virtual Pet

    CENTRL West

    • What we'll do
    Learn the programming fundamentals of JavaScript by building a virtual pet (think: Tamagotchi). With each new programming concept you learn, you will add new features to your game - including customizing your pets, feeding them, and keeping track of their health. See an example before you come: this virtual pet was made by an attendee at one of last events!

    Bring a laptop, and if you don't have one we'll match you up with someone who does.

    • What to bring


    • Important to know

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  • Tuesday
    Jan 16 2018
    Learn to Code | Thinkful Portland - Free Frontend Crash Course

    CENTRL West

    Join us as we teach you the fundamentals of HTML & CSS while completing a series of challenges to help you master your new skills.


    Together we’ll work through a series of drills that will teach you the core concepts of HTML (tags, elements, and attributes) as well as the basics of CSS (selectors, properties, and values).  These drills are designed to be challenging, but manageable with the help of your fellow students, our TAs, and the instructor. We’ll wrap up the night by giving you a few tips on how to continue learning.


    Bring a laptop, and if you don't have one we'll match you up with someone who does.


    How to find us: 

    Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm.City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available.TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

    Website
  • Wednesday
    Jan 10 2018
    Learn to Code | Thinkful Portland - What is a Data Scientist?

    CENTRL West

    What is a Data Scientist?  What is Big Data?  Wondering if you're qualified to start a career in this field?  Join us for our last talk of 2017 to discuss this mysterious and exciting profession.


    We’ll cover the emergence of big data and what it means to be a data scientist. We’ll walk you through how to get the skills to become a data scientist, and focus on the different jobs that will be open to you once you’ve mastered the skill set.

    How to find us: 

    Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm.City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available.TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

    Website
  • Tuesday
    Jan 9 2018
    Learn to Code | Thinkful Portland - Intro to JavaScript: Build a Twitter Bot

    CENTRL West

    Using JavaScript and Twitter's API we will create an "intelligent" bot. An easy and fun way to learn how JavaScript can be used to build real projects. Our bot will search for tweets mentioning different keywords and reply to them with a pre-defined answer.


    This workshop won't be a step-by-step JavaScript introduction. Instead we will build something useful and fun, while learning some basic JavaScript concepts along the way.


    Bring a laptop, and if you don't have one we'll match you up with someone who does.

    How to find us: 

    Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm.City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available.TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch.

    Website
  • Wednesday
    Aug 30 2017
    Learn to Code | Thinkful Portland - Build a Twitter Bot with JavaScript

    CENTRL West

    Using JavaScript and Twitter's API we will create an "intelligent" bot. An easy and fun way to learn how JavaScript can be used to build real projects. Our bot will search for tweets mentioning different keywords and reply to them with a pre-defined answer.

    This workshop won't be a step-by-step JavaScript introduction. Instead we will build something useful and fun, while learning some basic JavaScript concepts along the way.

    Must RSVP on Eventbrite here.

    Before you come: Experience with JavaScript is ideal. Be sure to bring a laptop. If you don’t have one, we can pair you with someone who does. Also make sure to make a Twitter account if you don't already have one.

    How to find us: Entrance on NW Everett between 13th & 14th. Free Street Parking available after 6pm. City Center & Brewery Blocks parking grages & lots available. TriMet Stops on NW 10th, 11th, 14th, Everett, Glisan, and Couch

    Website