NODESCHOOL
Los Angeles

Open source workshops that teach web software skills, based out of Los Angeles, California

Brought to you by the js.la team.

  Next event: January 6th, 2018, 2pm - 5pm

Learn Coding

Join us and learn coding with us. You are going to learn the basics of Node.js. It's a plus if you know some JavaScript beforehand, but if not we can help you out.

Self Guided

You will go through a set of self-paced challenges. No boring talks. All challenges are Open Source and available online on nodeschool.io. This means you can continue learning after the event.

For Everyone

We think coding is awesome and everyone should feel welcome at our event. This includes that we are expecting all participants to be awesome to each other and respect the Code of Conduct.

Next Event Details

Address: 5300 Beethoven St, Los Angeles, CA 90066

Before the Event

Before the event on Saturday, install Node.js and a workshop that you'd like to work on. If you are just starting out, "learnyounode" is highly recommended. Doing this before the event will help you get going quickly.

Parking and Event time

Codesmith will be our lovely hosts for this event and they are located at 5300 Beethoven St, 90066. There will be ample parking under the building or in the cul-de-sac outside marked "visitor parking". Once parked, take the elevator in the parking area up to the PH level.

Check-in and Food / Drink

Please find a name tag and write your name. Food and drink should be available so please help yourself before the event begins.

Tables and Wifi

Please find a table and chair inside the main training room. Connect yourself to the wireless network and download any necessary programs and workshopper to get started (Node.js and Learnyounode if it's your first time with Node.js). The network name will displayed on the video screens. Mentors will be available to assist if you haven't done this step prior to arriving at the event.

What to Expect

Actual time to get to work on a workshopper will be about 3 to 3 1/2 hours. You are free to work on any workshopper you like and mentors will be available if you get stuck or need any assistance. Everyone is here to learn so there are no egos and no questions that are too silly to ask. Come join and have fun while learning!

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Setup

Before the event, install Node.js and a workshop that you'd like to work on. If you are just starting out, learnyounode is highly recommended. Doing this before the event will help you get going quickly.

npm i learnyounode -g

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Sponsors

Codesmith (codesmith.io) is a 12 week immersive software engineering academy teaching fullstack javascript based in Los Angeles. The program teaches mastery of modern programming so our graduates can land mid to senior engineering roles or launch their own ventures.

js.la is the premier javascript enthusiast meetup in Los Angeles. Meeting the last Thursday of the month js.la invites the best and brightest in the JavaScript community to present their experiences working with JavaScript and related internet technologies.

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