Robotics Summer Camp (3 days)
Jun
12
to Jun 14

Robotics Summer Camp (3 days)

In this introductory robotics summer camp, designed for students of ages 12-16, campers will be exposed to the ever growing world of robotics. Students will work in teams to build robots using the Vex VRC kit. Students will build a simplified version of the basic robot and learn about some of the basic concepts and ideas relating to robotics.

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BizLunch
Jun
15
11:30 AM11:30

BizLunch

BizLunch is a networking lunch & learn event. We know meeting new people and chatting with them over lunch can be an awesome way to connect with fellow business owners. But it can take a lot of time, so we’ve created an event to encourage getting to know fellow attendees that will share your table.

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Raspberry Pi Coding Summer Camp (3 days)
Jun
19
to Jun 21

Raspberry Pi Coding Summer Camp (3 days)

In this introductory Raspberry Pi coding summer camp, designed for students of ages 12-16, campers will be exposed to the ever growing world of code and physical computing. Students will code in Python as they complete projects using LED lights, buttons, and sensors. Prior coding experience is not necessary but campers will need to have decent typing skills in order to stay with the group.

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SPARK
May
9
7:45 AM07:45

SPARK

Ignite your business at Spark! Start your day making connections at this new event brought to you by Jackson Chamber & theCO. Spark is part networking, part learning with a different speaker each month to help grow your business.

This month, Lee Wilson is answering the $250k question! Make plans to attend Spark to hear how Lee went from winning reality tv to winning at business.

Sponsored by BancorpSouth

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Marketing Meetup: Website Audits
Mar
12
5:30 PM17:30

Marketing Meetup: Website Audits

Are you frustrated with the performance of your website? Maybe you’re slightly embarrassed to share your site with potential new customers? Or maybe you’re pretty proud of your website but it’s just not yielding the sales you’d like and you’re not sure why.

 You aren’t alone. Many business owners struggle to have a great website that connects to their customer and makes sales.  Join us for a website audit session to improve your site-- we’ll discuss what makes a website successful, review your site live on screen and offer takeaways that you can implement ASAP and we’ll wrap up with a Q & A  session.

These audit sessions will be offered January 29th, February 12th or February 26th and March 12th — please be sure to signup for the date you’re able to come!

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Pitch Night
Feb
5
6:30 PM18:30

Pitch Night

CO.STARTERS Pitch Night is a celebration -- for the businesses that have participated in this session of CO.STARTERS, this is the culmination of the program. 

Between 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. will be a come and go time where each business will be set up at a station. You'll get to enjoy some snacks and drinks while you go from station to station to get to know each of these businesses a bit more one-on-one. 

Then at 7:00 p.m. we'll start the pitch presentations. Each business will take the stage and pack everything they've been learning from the past 6 weeks into a quick but thorough presentation.

Join us to celebrate and encourage these businesses to thrive in and around West TN!

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Business Book Club
Jan
24
to Jan 31

Business Book Club

Have you resolved that 2019 will be a year full of growth in your business? Already reading Building A StoryBrand by Donald Miller, or have it on your "must read" list?

Join us for a discussion on practical ways to implement and unpack all of the book's key concepts--we’ll also provide resource summaries.

If you don’t get to read it or don’t even have the book, come anyways—you don’t have to read the book to benefit and contribute the conversation.

Meetups are totally free and open to the public!

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Art Collective
Jan
3
5:30 PM17:30

Art Collective

Art Collective is a group for artists, makers, designers, musicians, writers, and creators to build a thriving art community in Jackson, TN.

The goal of this group is to build a support network among artists to push our work forward as individuals and to create a buzz in the community by working collectively toward goals we set together.

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CO:de
Dec
4
5:30 PM17:30

CO:de

Connect with others interested in the world of coding! We took a bit of a break but CO:member Chance Smith is back and wanting to get together with fellow developers or those with an interest in coding!

No programming experience required to show up and join the conversation but please bring your laptop so you can participate. This meetup is totally free and open to all— bring your friends. RSVP below…

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Interested in videos from past meet-ups? Head here.

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Vets in Business
Oct
15
6:00 PM18:00

Vets in Business

Join us for networking at our first meetup focused on veterans that own business and those wanting to dive in to the business world. 

Interested in finding resources that are unique to you or just getting tips on business in general? Come tonight to talk more about the type of meetup you'd benefit from the most. 

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Vets in Business Meetup
Sep
18
6:00 PM18:00

Vets in Business Meetup

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Join us for drinks, snacks and networking at our first meetup focused on veterans that own business and those wanting to dive in to the business world. Interested in finding resources that are unique to you or just getting tips on business in general? Come tonight to talk more about the type of meetup you'd benefit from the most. Hosted by: Austin Thompson

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Art Collective
Aug
28
5:30 PM17:30

Art Collective

Art Collective is a group for artists, makers, designers, musicians, writers, and creators to build a thriving art community in Jackson, TN.

The goal of this group is to build a support network among artists to push our work forward as individuals and to create a buzz in the community by working collectively toward goals we set together.

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4th Birthday Celebration!
Jul
24
11:00 AM11:00

4th Birthday Celebration!

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Join us Tuesday, July 24, for our 4th birthday celebration! We're celebrating in a big way-- here's everything that's happening:

+Free CO:working from 9 am - 9 pm* If you've been curious about what that would entail, come join us!

+$1 off lunch at Eatbox Food Truck for the first 50 to dine -- they'll be set-up here at theCO

+FREE Professional Headshots taken by Hannah Kate Heckart in our Media Room: claim your slot here: https://calendly.com/at-theco/headshot

+Free cupcakes (while they last) and make sure to stock up on your #731day2018 gear at Our Jackson Home's #OJHshop while you're here to gear up for that just one week later!

*Does not include access to makerspace

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Raspberry Pi Summer Camp
Jun
20
to Jun 22

Raspberry Pi Summer Camp

In this introductory Raspberry Pi coding summer camp, designed for students of ages 10-17, campers will be exposed to the ever growing world of code and physical computing. Students will code in Python as they complete projects using LED lights, buttons and sensors. Prior coding experience is not necessary but campers will need to have decent typing skills in order to stay with the group.

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Robotics Summer Camp
Jun
13
to Jun 15

Robotics Summer Camp

In this introductory robotics summer camp, designed for students of ages 10-17, campers will be exposed to the ever growing world of robotics. Students will work in teams to build robots using the VEX VRC kit. Students will build a simplified version of the robot and learn about some of the basic concepts and ideas relating to robotics. Throughout the 3 day camp, each student’s robot will be modified to complete challenges or games. Additionally, students will learn how to program their robots using a block-based programming language. This block-based programming language will allow students to easily add sensors to their robot; which will allow your robot to make decisions based off of the world around it.

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Summer Workshop Series
May
19
to Jul 28

Summer Workshop Series

Check out our Summer Workshop series -- we have something for everyone. So what are you waiting for? Sign up today!

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Mar
8
to Apr 24

Biz Tech Roadshow

We're partnering with Adelsberger Marketing are coming to 15 counties in West Tennessee to talk about business and technology! Adelsberger Marketing will be talking how to use social media to grow your business and we'll bring the Mobile Innovation Lab that is packed full of cool tech like drones, 3D printers, and Virtual Reality demonstrations. Head to http://www.biztechroadshow.com/ to see the full schedule!

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CO:bots
Nov
30
5:00 PM17:00

CO:bots

CO:bots is a meetup for anyone interested in building and tinkering with...R O B O T S! Bring any builds you've been working on, or come to see what others are making. There won't be a topic each week-- this is more of a gathering place for robotics lovers!

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CO:bots
Nov
16
5:00 PM17:00

CO:bots

CO:bots is a meetup for anyone interested in building and tinkering with...R O B O T S! Bring any builds you've been working on, or come to see what others are making. There won't be a topic each week-- this is more of a gathering place for robotics lovers!

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CO:bots
Nov
9
5:00 PM17:00

CO:bots

CO:bots is a meetup for anyone interested in building and tinkering with...R O B O T S! Bring any builds you've been working on, or come to see what others are making. There won't be a topic each week-- this is more of a gathering place for robotics lovers!

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Maker's CO:llective
Nov
7
5:30 PM17:30

Maker's CO:llective

FREE & open to the public, membership isn't needed to attend. Join us the first Tuesday of each month to start the month off right -- collaborating with fellow makers.

Do you have an interest in building, tinkering, electronics, robotics, metalworking and woodworking? Then this collective is for you.

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CO:bots
Oct
26
5:00 PM17:00

CO:bots

CO:bots is a meetup for anyone interested in building and tinkering with...R O B O T S! Bring any builds you've been working on, or come to see what others are making. There won't be a topic each week-- this is more of a gathering place for robotics lovers!

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theCOtoberfest
Oct
20
to Oct 21

theCOtoberfest

  • 541 Wiley Parker Road Jackson, TN, 38305 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

theCOtoberfest is a celebration of those among us that are working with their hands, pioneering software development, picking up the paintbrush, and hitting the ground running on a business idea that will change their community for the better.Learn more here.

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CO:bots
Oct
19
5:00 PM17:00

CO:bots

CO:bots is a meetup for anyone interested in building and tinkering with...R O B O T S! Bring any builds you've been working on, or come to see what others are making. There won't be a topic each week-- this is more of a gathering place for robotics lovers!

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CO:bots
Oct
12
5:00 PM17:00

CO:bots

CO:bots is a meetup for anyone interested in building and tinkering with...R O B O T S! Bring any builds you've been working on, or come to see what others are making. There won't be a topic each week-- this is more of a gathering place for robotics lovers!
 

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CO:bots
Oct
5
5:00 PM17:00

CO:bots

CO:bots is a meetup for anyone interested in building and tinkering with...R O B O T S! Bring any builds you've been working on, or come to see what others are making. There won't be a topic each week-- this is more of a gathering place for robotics lovers!
 

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