Tinker, hack, design, and build – the Maker movement empowers the next generation of inventors and the MakerPlace gives them the tools to explore their creative ideas. Workshops are designed for ages 8 or older.
Skill Building: Power Tools
Have you ever used a power drill or saw? It is free skills session, participants will practice how to use power tools in a practical and safe way. Note, safety instructions will be included.
Let’s Make a Thing Workshop: Heat tools
This workshop is a mash up off activities you can do with a heat gun. Choose between decorating a candle, melting plastic to create a flower, tiny drawing, and more!
Skill Building: Soldering
This is back by popular demand! Learn and practice the skill of soldering in this free skills session.
Let’s Make a Thing Workshop: DIY Dog Toy
Add on to your Dog Days celebration with this unique workshop! Participants will make their own dog toy for their favorite four-legged friend.
Skill Building: Paper folding/ cutting
The possibilities with paper are endless! Paper is a unique and over looked maker skill. We will be folding and cutting paper into unique patterns.