Southwest Coder Dojo

Southwest Coder Dojo is a member of Coder Dojo International, an organization of free, volunteer-led coding clubs. We were founded to provide introductory coding experiences for youth and teens (ages 11-18). Our volunteer mentors are software developers and software industry professionals from the Twin Cities.

Register with Hennepin County Library to attend our Dojo events. Tickets are free, but seats are limited. No experience in programming required. Remember to bring your laptop!

Variables clarify code

This month we continued developing our Space Man code by looking at the following code block and asking ourselves, "How can we make t...


Next Dojo: November 17

The next Coder Dojo will be held on November 17th.  Please join us at the Walker Library for an afternoon of learning and coding.   Regist...


Space Man Design

This week we continue with Space Man by breaking down the elements of the game and designing our Space Man. Along the way, we'll learn...


Fall kick off - Space Man!

September 15 We had a great opener for the Southwest Coder Dojo. This year we started off by agreeing to create a simple game called Sp...


2018 - 2019 Schedule Announced

The next year of Coder Dojos is here.  Please join us on Saturday, September 15 at the Walker Library for an afternoon of learning and c...