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Maker Education Salon, Spring Edition!

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We are happy to announce the first Maker Education Salon of 2015! This series is focused on highlighting educational projects facilitated by local teachers, museum staff, coders, librarians, artists, hackspace members and enthusiasts across Vancouver, followed by brainstorming, food and hacking.

Interested in starting some new DIY (Do It Yourself) or DIT (Do It Together) programming? Wondering what maker ed is all about, or just want to meet some makers? Join us! This is the perfect place to get inspired and share your passions.


Featured speakers:

(1) Dereck Dirom, "Educational Resources in Abbotsford" | GearBots and #MakerEdBC | (

(2) Wynne Palmer, "The Theremin in Contemporary Art Practice" | Vancouver Experimental Theremin Orchestra |

(3) Kiran Bhumber and Norah Lorway, "Laptop Orchestras: Making Music with Computers and Code" | UBC Laptop Orchestra |

(4) Dan Royer, "Raising Robot Literacy" | Marginally Clever |

(5) Zee Kesler, "Off the Grid Workshop Spaces" | Tiny Community Centre | (


Have a project you'd like to share with a friendly group at the next Maker Education Salon? Let us know!