PYPTUG Monthly Meeting

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Come join PYPTUG at out next monthly meeting (June 27th 2017) to learn more about the Python programming language, modules and tools. Python is the ideal language to learn if you've never programmed before, and at the other end, it is also the perfect tool that no expert would do without. Monthly meetings are in addition to our project nights.


Meeting will start at 6:00pm

Main Talk: "Kivy"

by Bob Gailer


Bob Gailer will present Kivy:

• What is Kivy? Where does it run?

• Kivy programming in Python plus The Kivy Language

• Installing

• Layouts

• Widgets, Properties, Events, Event Handlers

• Buildozer - Creating Android apps

• Android Emulators

• Kivy Launcher

• Garden – user contributed modules

• Communicating with the Kivy Team

• Documentation caveats

• Helpful Links

• Contributing


Bob Gailer is a programmer, application developer, and adult education teacher with experience in many languages, platforms, application development systems including Python since 1995.


Tuesday, June 27th 2017

Meeting starts at 6:00PM


Wake Forest University, close ( Polo Rd and University Parkway:

Manchester Hall (,+Wake+Forest+University,+Winston-Salem,+Forsyth,+North+Carolina+27109&hl=en&ved=0CA0Q-gswAA&sa=X&ei=fIsfUfbaH4jXtwekkoCYDA&sig2=MC3330le_mXYLLbeNvW6FA)

room: Manchester 241 Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Map this (,or.r_gc.r_pw.r_cp.r_qf.&bvm=bv.42553238,d.dmQ&biw=2560&bih=1223&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=wl)

See also this campus map (PDF) (,d.dmQ) and also the

Parking Map (PDF) (Manchester hall is #20A on the parking map) (,d.dmQ&cad=rja)

And speaking of parking: Parking after 5pm is on a first-come, first-serve basis. The official parking policy is:

"Visitors can park in any general parking lot on campus. Visitors should avoid reserved spaces, faculty/staff lots, fire lanes or other restricted area on campus. Frequent visitors should contact Parking and Transportation to register for a parking permit."

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