University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H will offer a free “4-H Family Hour of Code” session on from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Peabody Memorial Library, 162 Main St. in Jonesport. Another session will be held from 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at Porter Memorial Library, 92 Court St. in Machias.
The event, designed for youth and their parents to learn their first hour of coding together, features an introduction to Scratch – a free programming language – and presents career options in the computer science field.
These events are free; registration is required and limited to six families. Register online at https://extension.umaine.edu/register/product/4hhourofcodewash/. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact 207-255-3345 or firstname.lastname@example.org.