Manchester Raspberry Jam

for Digital Makers

Upcoming Event: October 2017

Our October event will at The Shed on Saturday 14th October.
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attendees at Manchester Raspberry Jam

Activities for October 2017

Workshop: Ciphers

This month, we’ll be taking a look at a different kind of code. Learn how classical ciphers worked to allow secretive communication, and learn how to write Python programs to encode, decode and crack them!


  • 10:00 – Doors open
  • 10:30 – Introduction
  • 11:00 – Workshop
  • 13:00 – Lunch
  • 14:00 – Workshop (continued)
  • 16:00 – Event ends

Summer Holidays

Manchester Raspberry Jam is going on summer holiday, and will not be running in July or August. Our next event will be on Saturday 9th September, the details of which can be found here.

Workshop 12 Extension

Workshop 12 extension PDF

Start with a command-line version of Raspbian, and learn how to install a GUI of your choice.

If you attended Workshop 12 on the Linux command line, and would like to have a go at a hands-on activity, this exercise will teach you to create your own personalised version of Raspbian.

Follows on from Workshop 12