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Mini Maker Camp for Kids (Ages 7-12)

This Maker Camp is for kids ages 7 - 12 and focuses on science, technology and art activities. It is sponsored by Make magazine and Google and is hosted by M.A.C.H. 925 and will be a four-part series. 

We're going to accept up to 15 kids at the event.  Please RSVP and specify how many kids you will be bringing to the Maker Camp.

August 10th, 1:30 - 3:00 pm -- Exploring with Rockets -- We will build paper and foam rockets, and learn about aerodynamics. We will test them outdoors.

August 17th, 1:30 - 3:00 pm -- Exploring Circuits -- We will learn about electricity, circuits and how to build a battery with everyday items.  Students will build an LED shoe clip.

August 24th, 1:30 - 3:00 pm -- Design and Crafts -- We’ll start with an exercise in structural design and then use duct tape to build different items. .

August 31st, 1:30 - 3:00 pm -- Making Blinky Robots.  Students will learn how to solder, and build their own blinky robot as a Maker Camp skill badge.

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  • Joseph C.

    The RSVP is for the first one on August 10th. We'll create individual events for the others as well.

    July 31, 2014

    • Joseph C.

      Sure! Thanks, Eric. We'll be in the space getting set up around 1 o'clock.

      August 9, 2014

    • Eric O

      Hey just got your message, apparently meetup doesn't send notifications for comment replies. I'll have to catch you on the next one! Hope it went well!

      August 10, 2014

  • David M.

    Running late because I lined up babysitting for my other kid. Should be there in 45m

    August 10, 2014

  • Jeff E.

    We've got swim team overlap and won't make this one.

    August 7, 2014

  • Mike M.

    Hi - Is the RSVP for all four sessions or just the first one on August 10?

    July 30, 2014

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