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Arduino Basics

Arduino Basics

Come learn about the Arduino micro-controller for fun or profit. No experience needed. This workshop will go through the very basics of electricity, how to setup the Arduino, and building a first circuit; an LED nightlight. This is a virtual, live workshop.

After registration, you will recieve information about equipment needed and a link for participation.


  • laptop,
  • arduino,
  • wires,
  • resisters,
  • LEDs.

Arduino kits can be checked out from Clemons Library prior to the workshop. Contact Ammon Shepherd at slabmakerspace@virginia.edu for information about checking out an Arduino Kit.

Arduino kits can also be purchased from Amazon or many other sources for relatively cheap: https://www.amazon.com/ELEGOO-Project-Tutorial-Controller-Projects/dp/B01D8KOZF4

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Makerspace Workshop Scholars' Lab TinkerTank
Ammon Shepherd
Registration has closed.

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The U.Va. Library is committed to hosting library events that are inclusive and welcoming to all. If you need certain accommodations to participate fully in this event, please contact libevents@virginia.edu.

Event Organizer

Ammon Shepherd