TODAY AT APPLE
Head to your nearest Apple store for the Today at Apple programme, a collection of free sessions at every Apple Store worldwide, including those focused on photography, video, music, coding, app development, art and design and more.
Find the right session for your families’ interests and skill level.
CODING LAB FOR KIDS: SPHERO ROBOT OBSTACLE CHALLENGE
Help a Sphero robot navigate obstacles using code in the Sphero Edu app on iPad. Kids will explore block-based coding by programming simple movements, changing colours and more. They’ll set up obstacles and use iPad to program a path for their robot to navigate. Bring your own devices or Apple will provide them.
Recommended for kids aged 6–12.
ART LAB FOR KIDS: MAKE YOUR OWN EMOJI
A free workshop where kids can learn fun ways to create their own emoji.
The Apple staff will show them how to draw colourful faces and objects. Get hands-on using the Procreate app on iPad with Apple Pencil to draw an emoji to take home. Devices will be provided.
VIDEO LAB FOR KIDS: MAKING A MOVIE TRAILER
Learn how to make movies together, brainstorm ideas, storyboard and get hands-on capturing footage with iPad. Collaborate to create an exciting movie trailer and explore editing techniques using iMovie. Each group will showcase their trailer at the end of the session.
PHOTO LAB FOR KIDS: FUN FAMILY PORTRAITS
Learn how to set up and take family portraits using iPad and iPhone and seeing the different backgrounds and light sources make to a picture.
They’ll direct family members for their photoshoot and use Live Photos to capture the action, and add fun art and text to their portraits. iPhone or iPad devices will be provided, or bring your own.
Recommended for families and kids aged 5–12
More info on the Apple events website.