Railsbridge Comes to Maine!


Fri 9/16/2016
Start time: 6:00 pm EDT
End time: 8:00 pm EDT


Sat 9/17/2016
Start time: 9:30 am EDT
End time: 4:00 pm EDT


This is a Ruby on Rails event. The focus will be on developing web apps and programming in Ruby. You can find all the curriculum materials at docs.railsbridge.org.

Click here for more information about class levels in this course!

Workshop Description

We are very excited to announce Portland, ME's first Railsbridge! This workshop helps members of under-represented groups in tech to learn how to make a web app in one weekend. We will cover the basics of Ruby, then use those skills to build an app in Rails. No experience required!

Railsbridge will meet at the Portland Public Library, conveniently located in downtown Portland.


Our inaugural Railsbridge is sponsored by PCH Media, located in downtown Portland

Transportation and Parking

The Portland Public Library is across the street from the Metro station in downtown Portland. There are numerous parking options available.

Food and Drinks

Food will be provided throughout the weekend, along with plenty of coffee!


Stay tuned!


The afterparty will be held at Slab. First round of drinks is free!

3 volunteers!

10 students!