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Library to offer Computer Science Club for Girls


September 4, 2019

The Goldendale Community Library is helping girls learn computer science this fall with a 6 week club called Girls Who Code. Girls Who Code is a national program that helps provide free after-school computer science clubs for girls.

According to the Girls Who Code website, computing is where the jobs are and where they will be in the future, but fewer than one in five computer science graduates are women.

The program’s core values are for girls to:

● Join a safe and supportive environment of peers and role models where girls learn to see themselves as computer scientists;

● Learn the concepts of loops, variables, conditionals, and functions that form the basis for all programming...

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