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 STEAM CLASSES (STEAM)
 
   
STEAM1700: Sculpting 1

The art of sculpture is a multi-step process consisting of modeling, molding, casting, and finishing.

In this class students will begin with basic skills and tips with clay, to start them on their way into the world of sculpting.

This class is for kids ages 8–17.

Parents are not required to stay after checking their student(s) into class.

Project: Create their first clay sculpture

Prerequisites: None

Equipment access: Sculpting tools

1 session currently scheduled:
    Sculpting 1 Saturday, 4/30/16 1:00 PM 2.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $35.00, No Materials Fee
   
STEAM1999: Open Lab Saturdays

Open Lab Saturdays are here!!!
This course allows the students a chance to play with, learn from and enhance all the skills they learned in our STEAM classes. This open world environment is for the students, to come in and get access to all the learning tools the STEAM room, Arduino's, Pi's, 3D printers and more are all open and available for the students.

Never taken one of our STEAM class? No worries Open Lab Saturdays are also a great way to introduce new students to our programs.
This course is students ages 8–17.
After you child has been checked in, parents are not required to stay.

1 session currently scheduled:
    Open Lab Saturdays Saturday, 4/30/16 9:30 AM 4.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $40.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $50.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2000: SUMMER CAMP - Extended Care (Maker Sessions)

Is your youth enrolled in one of our summer camps?

This add-on gives your young maker the chance to hang out at TechShop starting as early as 8:30AM and ending as late as 6:00PM!

Please note: This package must be purchased with an enrollment in one of our Summer of Creation camps.

A Maker Sessions package must be purchased for each youth enrolled in extended care.

4 sessions currently scheduled:
    SUMMER CAMP - Extended Care (Maker Sessions) Monday, 6/27/16 8:30 AM 3.5 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
10 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
    SUMMER CAMP - Extended Care (Maker Sessions) Monday, 7/11/16 8:30 AM 3.5 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
10 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
    SUMMER CAMP - Extended Care (Maker Sessions) Monday, 7/18/16 8:30 AM 3.5 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
10 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
    SUMMER CAMP - Extended Care (Maker Sessions) Monday, 8/15/16 8:30 AM 3.5 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
10 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
   
STEAM2001: SUMMER CAMP - Arduino Robotics

Are you ready to start programming your own robot and take control of your robotic world? In this five-day TechShop Arduino camp, you will learn how to design, build, and program your own microcontroller.

This introduction to the all-powerful Arduino board includes a week's worth of training on inputs, outputs, and programming. You will use your Arduino boards to make a multitude of different projects throughout the week, culminating in yourvery own bot that you get to take home with you at the end of camp.

This class is for kids ages 8–17.

This is a 5-day camp beginning on Monday at 9:30AM and continuing on through Friday at 3:30PM.

Every camper will receive an Aruino bot at the end of camp.

4 sessions currently scheduled:
    SUMMER CAMP - Arduino Robotics Monday, 6/20/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    SUMMER CAMP - Arduino Robotics Monday, 6/27/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $700.00, No Materials Fee
    SUMMER CAMP - Arduino Robotics Monday, 7/18/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $700.00, No Materials Fee
    SUMMER CAMP - Arduino Robotics Monday, 8/1/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2003: SUMMER CAMP - Design and Build

This five-day Design and Build camp will introduce you to software, and rapid prototyping equipment, and it will provide you a chance to bring your creation to life using TechShop's laser cutters and 3D printers.

You will begin by learning and refining your CAD (computer aided design) skills in Autodesk and CorelDRAW before building your project on our Epilog laser cutters, Mojo 3D printer, and the Form +1 3D printer.

This five-day camp is for kids ages 8–17 and runs from Monday through Friday, 9:30AM–3:30PM.

Campers who take and successfully pass this course will be certified to use the laser cutters, Form +1, and Mojo 3D printers at TechShop.

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    SUMMER CAMP - Design and Build Monday, 7/11/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $500.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    SUMMER CAMP - Design and Build Monday, 8/15/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2004: SUMMER CAMP - Girls-Only Raspberry Pi Camp

This five-day camp introduces girls to the basics of programming and coding. You will learn how to operate the Raspberry Pi2, use essential components, and become familiar with coding programs such as Scratch, Sonic Pi, and Minecraft Pi.

After a week of challenging projects, you may take your Pi home to continue experimenting with them.

This five-day camp is for GIRL CODERS ages 8–17 only.

Camp runs from Monday through Friday, 9:30AM–3:30PM.



1 session currently scheduled:
    SUMMER CAMP - Girls-Only Raspberry Pi Camp Monday, 7/25/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.