Maker Brigade is back this summer with four weeks of all new building, tinkering and programming projects! We’re expanding this year to make space for more age specific projects. Below you’ll find a list of all four weeks of programming.
BUILD BIG! Ages 6-8: June 17th-21st This week will be all about structure and how we can engineer stronger forts, huts and lawn games. We'll spend the morning learning important techniques and the afternoon creating structures for play. *If you are interested in another week for this age range please indicate it on the sign up form or email me.
NINTENDO LABO! Ages 11-13: June 24th-28th Have you heard of Nintendo Labo?It’s making waves because it isn’t a video game it’s a platform for combining the Nintendo Switch video game system with cardboard inventions. By the end the week you’ll have created your own fully playable cardboard instrument, toy or game!
RESPECT WOOD! Ages 8-11: July 8th-12th This week is all about the different ways you can work with wood. Kids will learn how to measure, cut, and join together pieces to make their own projects. They'll also explore wood carving with small figurines and utensils.
WHAT MAKES UP A ROBOT? Ages 8-11: July 15th-19th What makes a robot a robot?During this week students will explore the different components that make up robots and how they can be used to create unique devices.
Location: Downtown HMB, official confirmation coming this month