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Virtual E-Sports Boot Camp
Saturday April 16 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
During this virtual e-sports boot camp, Kishwaukee College E-Sports Head Coach and competitive gamer Matthew Hixon a.k.a. 99CentMcFury will lead teens in gaming tournaments in which they will experience teamwork, and improve their problem-solving abilities, attention, and concentration. These skills are important for success in the STEM field and in the many careers related to e-sports: Coaching, Team Management, Marketing, Sales, Broadcasting, Event Management, Social Media management, Social Media production, Coding & Computer Engineering, and Graphic Design/Digital Art and Music composing for an E-sports title.
Types of games played will include Minecraft, Online Platform/Creativity, Fighting Games, Battle Royale, Rocket League, Fright Night Funkin, Multiplayer Online Battle Arena, and Sports Franchise games.
This boot camp is for ages 11-17.
Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the meeting. Join the Zoom meeting 5 minutes prior to the program, especially if you haven’t used Zoom before.
These programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
For more information or help with registration, please contact Susan at firstname.lastname@example.org or (815) 756-9568 ext. 3400.
Watch Minecraft Game Camp to hear Coach Hixon tell you about his game camps.