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GoGeomatics Canada Workshop: Create Interactive Maps with Leaflet (JavaScript library)

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1:00 PM, Monday 26 Apr 2021 EDT (2 hours)
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Interested in learning web mapping with JavaScript? Join our introductory workshop on Leaflet (, an open-source JavaScript library for mobile-friendly interactive maps! This workshop will guide participants through creating a simple choropleth map (thematic polygon map) using Leaflet. No prior programming knowledge required.

Note: You will need access to a personal (free) GitHub account (, which will be used to host your web map. We will help participants set up their accounts at the beginning of the workshop, but you are welcome to use an existing account if you already have one.

At the time of the workshop, please ensure you have access to your email account (to verify your GitHub account) and a code editor of your choice, such as Brackets, Visual Studio Code, Atom, or Notepad ++.

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