This is a study group and you are welcome to work on anything you would like in our friendly and helpful environment. The Organizers and Core team members of the Ruby Study group Will be present to help you with any Ruby related questions. We currently have several levels in the group - Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Rubyists . We also have a 3 Week Sprint starting today that is focussed on understanding Ruby Classes and modules. By the end of it you will build something exciting.
6:30 - 6:45 Arrive
6:45 - 7:00 Introductions of Attendees
7:00 - 7:03 Company Intro
7:05 - 7:10 lightning talk by Jon Rogers, Presenters in Rails
7:15 Code! || Week1/3 of Ruby Classes&Modules sprint
Intermediate: Can work through tutorials like Learn to Program, http://ruby.railstutorial.org/, http://edgeguides.rubyonrails.org/
Advanced: Let's work on the TicTacToe sprint! You'll be filling in the skeleton version of the app. Working directly with Rspec, Pry, MVC and gaining of deeper understanding of object orientation. Get it here and find the documentation for it here. Try forking before showing up!
Installs:For attendees who would like to install Ruby on their machines, there will be a monthly Install Night on the last Tuesday of each month. We recommend that you follow the RailsBridge Installfest guide. During Install Night, the organizers will be available to help if you get stuck in your installation process.
For those who do not yet have Ruby installed on their machines, but would like to participate in our Tuesday study nights and try Ruby, we recommend nitrious.io and rubyfiddle.com.
This event is intended to be exclusively open to people who identify as female and is queer and trans friendly.
Bikes are absolutely allowed and there is metered street parking and several lots in the area.