NYSCI’s Maker Therapy has been highlighted by the White House as one of the nation’s major commitments to the National Week of Making and President Obama’s Nation of Makers Initiative.
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NYSCI’s Director of Maker Programs, David Wells writes about youth and education in Maker Spaces.
Monday, December 28, 2015 at noon, 1:30 pm and 3 pm.
Learn how to solder while creating a beautiful wire sculpture.
Sunday, Dec 13 & 20; 1:30 – 3 pm & 3:30 – 5 pm.
Join us on Sundays in Maker Space for tinkering activities that encourage families to build, explore and create together.
Learn how to hand sew at NYSCI’s Maker Space. Each weekend we will be creating different hand sewing projects such as custom stuffed animals, small bags and embroidery.
In this exciting intro to woodworking, learn how to create your own wooden Lego Minifig heads.
Explore what you can make with a 3-inch block of wood and a few simple hand tools.
Learn how to turn the humble penny into a beautiful pendant or piece of jewelry and create fun cardboard penny mazes out of cardboard.
Build a thumb piano at this Maker Space workshop. Also known as a kalimba or a mbira, a thumb piano is a handheld African musical instrument that you play with your thumbs.