Upcoming May events from the George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center in Austin.
My Brother’s Keeper Coding Makerspace Student Showcase. Sat., May 13, 1 p.m. Come see and support the My Brother’s Keeper student projects. Students have been coding scenes that can be used to create virtual reality websites and apps that can be shared with anyone. Here is an opportunity for boys of color in college and grades 11-12 to attend a free Coding Makerspace at the Carver Museum. To foster an inclusive computing culture, Changing Expectations has added WebVR (virtual reality) coding projects to the My Brother’s Keeper Coding Makerspace.
Sounds of Young Black and Gifted Concert, Wed., May 31, 1:30 p.m. Youth from all over the Austin Metropolitan area will dance, sing and perform instrumental pieces. The concert will be immediately following the annual B.L. Joyce Parade supporting education in the fine arts. The parade will start at Huston-Tillotson University at 11 a.m. and end at the George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural, and Genealogy Center at 1 p.m. with the concert starting at 1:30 p.m. Join us in demonstrating our community support of our young men and women in their hard work and ongoing accomplishments at the end of the school year.