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AutismBC Socials: Introduction to Minecraft

January 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

AutismBC Socials offers community members with common interests and hobbies a way to connect openly and safely online.

Our Computer-based Introduction to Minecraft hosted by Elysium is an inclusive space for child & youth Minecraft enthusiasts to come together and play! Our mission is to inspire connection through sharing tips, and tricks, and playing together. 

How:  We bring you our monthly Minecraft Socials in partnership with Elysium, a non-profit building a Minecraft server community for neurodivergent kids! Come meet and play with other kids who love Minecraft over a moderated Zoom video call and on the private, white-listed server. 

When: January 23, 2024, from 4:00 – 5:00 pm 

Who: If your child/youth has been playing Minecraft for less than a year or if you’ve never played Minecraft on the Elysium server before — this is the right group for you. The Elysium Minecraft server is a whitelisted supportive and inclusive environment. It is available any time outside the monthly event for unstructured, safe play and social connection. This AutismBC Social Minecraft Club is administered by Michael & Serene, program volunteers with the Elysium team. 

While activities may range from month to month, we will be playing on Elysium’s modded RPG survival world.

We will focus on teaching and practicing the fundamentals of the game, including: 

  • Building any structure your heart desires 
  • Exploring a Survival World 
  • Farming and taming pets
  • Buy, sell, and trade resources from shopkeepers, villagers, and other players
  • Participate in group challenges like building battles & mini-games while learning structured team play 

Cost: Free, membership is required to participate in the event.

Don’t have an AutismBC free membership? Sign-up here: https://www.autismbc.ca/about/membership/

Register:  Participants must be playing Minecraft Java Edition for PC/Mac only. You must log in to your AutismBC membership account to register.

Registration Details: To register, all participants must have or be willing to sign up for: 

  • You must log in to your AutismBC membership account to register.
  • Minecraft Java Edition for PC/Mac (iPad, tablet or mobile devices are not compatible)
  • Purchase of Minecraft Java is required, please click here: Minecraft: Java & Bedrock Edition for PC Deluxe Edition
  • Zoom installed

 

 

*Sign-up is required before January 16, 2024, at noon to ensure that we can add you to the server and connect with you before the group session to ensure proper set-up.  

Please note: If you have not already purchased Minecraft, please choose the assisted set-up option when you are registering for the event.  

 

Missed the registration deadline and are you a returning participant?

Please send us an email to [email protected] and we can do our best to get you registered.

We know that remembering to register each month can be difficult!

Details

Date:
January 23
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://autismbc.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/autismbc/eventRegistration.jsp?event=7124&
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