The Flagship Clubhouse Blog

C2C Comin’ @ Ya’

Clubhouse members and mentors took an adventure out to Cambridge last Friday to check out Cambridge Access Television.  Neha Agrawal, Youth Media Coordinator at CCTV and guest speaker from the Adobe Youth Voices Documentary Volunteer Internship, gave an awesome tour of CCTV’s facilitates.  Clubhouse members learned the resources available to them at their local access television stations.  They are able to take out equipment, have their own television show, radio show, and take a variety of classes on media production. ...

Submit Your Media Today: Boston Clubhouse Film Festival

Computer Filmhouse Members, get pumped!  The Flagship will be hosting a film festival featuring work from Clubhouse Members around the Boston area.  Now is the time to submit your work to be showcased at the Museum of Science in Chaners Theater on June 28th. [wpvideo 7l3EFEAA] The only guidelines are that: Video must be less than 10 minutes “Clubhouse-Friendly” Created within the past academic year (Sept-June) To be eligible, you must submit your media before June 17. Submit your work here or...

May Making in the Clubhouse

So far May has been a “month of making” in the Clubhouse.  The Universal Design Workshops continue with some innovative and creative projects.  Manny, Eric, Santa, and Hughey are fully fleshing out their projects that are centered around making games for youth that have difficulty seeing.  Project range from games with the Makey-Makey using sound recognition, to texturized rubik’s cubes, to games that deal with figuring out the scents of food. Our two wonderful Fenway Highschool interns have been working hard creating...

Hot off the press: Flagship Clubhouse Members are finalist for the Adobe Youth Voices Aspire Awards

Two of our Clubhouse Members, Khoa Truong and Sarah Lynch, have made it into the finalist round for the Adobe Youth Voices Aspire Awards.        Sarah Lynch’s project in the finalist category of documentary can be found here. Khoa Truong’s project in the finalist category of animation can be found here. Since they are in the Finalist round, the projects are now eligible for the 1st, 2nd, and/or Audience Award prizes. The Audience Award is given away in each category...

Clubhouse is back open

The Clubhouse is back in action today.  We are open normal hours this upcoming week.  Tuesday-Thursday we are open from 2:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Friday from 2:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. and Saturday noon-5:00 p.m. Jackie and Ellen learned some awesome stuff this past week at the Annual Conference.  Be sure to ask them to show you pictures and teach you the new tech and art they learned!  Check out a sneak peek of what went down this week in the gallery above.

Reminder: Clubhouse is CLOSED this week

Hi Clubhouse Members! Friendly reminder that the Clubhouse is closed this week.We will re-open on Saturday, May 4th at noon. Ellen & Jackie are off learning cool things and will be reporting back soon.We miss you already!

Clubhouse Hip Hoppin’ Happenings

The Clubhouse Beat can only tell a small tale of all the cool happenings at the Clubhouse over the past two weeks. C2C News In C2C news, the wonderful fashion designer and Clubhouse Alumna Angie Brutus came in on Friday April 12 to talk about her journey as a designer, how the Clubhouse has supported her and offered awesome advice to Clubhouse members in the pursuit of creative endeavors The Clubhouse went on a field trip last Wednesday to Emerson College where Clubhouse...

Clubhouse CLOSED today, Friday April 19th

The Clubhouse will be closed today, Friday 4/19 due to public safety concerns in the Boston area. Please stay indoors and stay safe. We are scheduled to reopen Saturday at noon. If you are struggling with the events of the past week, we can help.Email Jackie (jgonzalez [at] mos.org) and she can provide you with options. <3

Stay Strong Boston

The Flagship Computer Clubhouse would like to send thoughts out to those affected by the Boston Marathon bombing. Also ATTENTION Clubhouse Members.  Our Tour of Emerson College got bumped up to 3:30p.m. so we will be leaving the Clubhouse at 3:00 p.m.