The Be A Maker Space

Be A Maker Open Making – Free with regular admission

Join us in our Be A Maker space for hands-on maker activities and collaborative projects. Our makerspace is open Thursday-Sunday, 9:30-12:30 p.m. and 1:30-4:30 p.m.

National Chemistry Week: Fast Or Slow…Chemistry Makes It Go!
October 21-22 @ 2:30 p.m.
From the kitchen to the forest – and even in the car – chemistry is all around us. Join us in our Science City exhibit as we explore scientific principles through experiments and activities! Free with regular admission. Preregistration is not required.

Be A Maker: SPOOK-tober

October is here and we are ready to become mad scientists in the Be A Maker space. All month we will make festive decor, experiment with spooky sounds and design costumes!

October 1-3 and 7-10
Let’s get wild with our Monster Maker game! Have you ever wondered what a pretend friend would look like with 10 eyes? What if it has the legs of an elephant and the tail of a monkey? Let’s find out what fantastical monsters we can create together!

October 14-17, 21-24 and 28-29
Reduce, reuse, recycle! Join us to make unique costumes and accessories. What pretend character or creature can you imagine for Halloween this year?

The Be A Maker space hours of operation, facilitated programs and related activities are subject to change.

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The Teerlink Family

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