HANOVER — The Hour of Code event will take place from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6 at the Northwest Illinois Economic Development office in the Jo Daviess County Highway Department building, 1 Commercial Drive.

The event is open to ages 12 and older who would like to learn about computer coding. Pads will be supplied for use during the event. Seating is limited. No experience is required.

Hour of Code is organized by the nonprofit Code.org and over 100 others to teach students skills for the 21st century.

To reserve a seat: 815-858-4491; lmccarthy@nwiled.org. For event information: hourofcode.com.