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STEAM534: Summer of Creation: Design and Build

Design and Build Camp introduces young innovators to software and provides a chance to bring creations to life using TechShop’s laser cutters and 3D printers! Designers will start off learning and refining their CAD (computer aided design) skills in Autodesk and Adobe software before bringing projects to our Epilog laser cutters and MakerBot 3D printers.

Students who take and successfully pass this course will be certified to use the laser cutters and the Makerbot 3D printers at TechShop.

This TechShop Week-Long Summer Camp is for kids ages 8-17, Mondays through Friday from 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM.

Extended care is available from 8:30 AM until 6:00 PM for an additional $150 for the week.



To sign your child up for extended care, please purchase one Summer of Creation: Extended Care seat for each child you would like us to watch!

Please make sure to purchase the Extended Care that begins on the same day as your child's camp!

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build Monday, 8/4/14 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 12 SEATS TOTAL
    Member and non-member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build Monday, 8/11/14 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 12 SEATS TOTAL
    Member and non-member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build Monday, 8/18/14 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 12 SEATS TOTAL
    Member and non-member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
   
STEAM533: Summer of Creation: Basic Electronics

In the TechShop Basic Electronics STEAM camp, we will cover basic concepts related to electricity, circuits, electronic measurement and soldering. This includes learning basic solder and flux types, safe soldering practices and soldering iron maintenance.

Projects include using solder and a soldering iron to make small stick figures as well as soldering electronic "through-hole" components for electronic printed circuit board assembly (PCBs). We will also cover the use of the laser cutter to assist in fabricating parts for this class.

Students who take and successfully pass this course will be certified to use the laser cutters at TechShop.

This TechShop Week-Long Summer Camp is for kids ages 8-17, Mondays through Friday from 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM.

Extended care is available from 8:30 AM until 6:00 PM for an additional $150 for the week.



To sign your child up for extended care, please purchase one Summer of Creation: Extended Care seat for each child you would like us to watch!

Please make sure to purchase the Extended Care that begins on the same day as your child's camp!

1 session currently scheduled:
    Summer of Creation: Basic Electronics Monday, 8/11/14 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 12 SEATS TOTAL
    Member and non-member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
   
STEAM532: Summer of Creation: Arduino Robotics

Are you ready to start programming your own computer boards or robots and take control of your computerized world?

In the TechShop Arduino Robotics camp, you will learn how to design, build and program your own microcontroller! This five-day camp will introduce budding hackers to the all-powerful Arduino board, which will be used to make a multitude of different projects throughout the week, culminating in your very own robot. This camp will also cover the use of the laser cutter to assist in fabricating parts for this class.

Once you have taken and successfully pass this course, you will be certified to use the laser cutters at TechShop.

Recommended: Students with little to no soldering and electronic experience are encouraged to take the Basic Electronics course first.

This TechShop Week-Long Summer Camp is for kids ages 12-17, Mondays through Friday from 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM.

Extended care is available from 8:30 AM until 6:00 PM for an additional $150 for the week.



To sign your child up for extended care, please purchase one Summer of Creation: Extended Care seat for each child you would like us to watch!

Please make sure to purchase the Extended Care that begins on the same day as your child's camp!

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    Summer of Creation: Arduino Robotics Monday, 8/4/14 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 12 SEATS TOTAL
    Member and non-member Sign Up $600.00 plus $100.00 Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Arduino Robotics Monday, 8/18/14 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 12 SEATS TOTAL
    Member and non-member Sign Up $600.00 plus $100.00 Materials Fee
   
STEAM536: Summer of Creation: Extended Care

Is your child 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 Kid's Camps.

An extended care package must be purchased for each child enrolled in extended care.

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    Summer of Creation: Extended Care Monday, 8/4/14 8:30 AM 9.5 Hours 20 SEATS TOTAL
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Extended Care Monday, 8/11/14 8:30 AM 9.5 Hours 20 SEATS TOTAL
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Extended Care Monday, 8/18/14 8:30 AM 9.5 Hours 20 SEATS TOTAL
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee