Tinker, Make and Innovate! Join us every second Saturday of the month for our new InnovatED workshops. This hands-on series teaches hi- and low-tech concepts in a kid-friendly way. Each month features a new activity.
2016 InnovatED Workshops
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2016
11:00am to 12:30pm & 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Celebrate the Lunar New Year by creating a collaborative musical lion puppet with traditional folk art music and tech! Design a puppet body and add conductive materials to transform your puppet into a musician that plays sounds using Makey Makey. Drop in (Ages 6+)
SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2016 | 11:00am & 1:30pm
Get innovative with paper with a series of activities including paper engineering, paper circuits, and pop-up paper arts. Space is limited, registration is required.
SATURDAY, APRIL 9, 2016 | 11:00am & 1:30pm
In celebration of Earth Day we will be tinkering with solar technology. Join us for a hands-on workshop and learn about renewable energy.
Saturday, May 14, 2016 | 11:00am to 12:30pm & 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Set sail in the air as the captain of your own flying ship! Engage in a design challenge to build a ship and send it as far down a zipline as you can. Use materials to construct a spinning propeller and a sail that captures wind, and explore more ways to make your ship move. Drop-in (Ages 6+)