Brinn Labs hosts a variety of field trips, classes, workshops, and other events that support our Maker Initiatives. Browse through the list to check out what we've got coming up.
We can also host most of our classes and workshops as private events for your organization or you and a group of friends. Get in touch with us to find out more.
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Young Makers Half-Day Camp: June 17-21st
June 17 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
This half-day camp for Young Makers (rising 4th and 5th graders) runs from 8 am to 11 am Monday-Friday at Brinn Labs.
June 17-21st; June 24-28th or July 15-19th
Each day of camp will focus on a different topic, with unique tools and demonstrations. Daily hands-on activities will acquaint students with science, technology, engineering, design and math skills that our exhibit designers and fabricators use and how they apply to other jobs.
Concepts and lessons will include design thinking challenges, soldering and introductory electronics, hand tool usage, rough carpentry projects, textiles and technology tools.
8am Check-In Parents must be present when student checks-in for the camp.
Rising 4th and 5th graders.
Check out these half-day camps for other age groups:
Be A Maker Half-Day Camp (rising 2nd and 3rd graders)
Maker Skills Half-Day Camp (rising 6th, 7th, and 8th graders)
$250 per student; Museum members receive a discount!
Materials and Tools
For the class we will supply you with the materials needed. All you need to bring is your imagination!
Please be respectful of the short time you and the other participants have to learn, and arrive at least 5 minutes before class so we can start on time.
Cancellation of Class
If minimum number is not met in class enrollment, the instructor may opt to cancel class. In the event of a cancellation you will be offered a spot in a future class. We will attempt to give as much notice as possible in the case of a cancellation.
There is free parking available in the parking lot on the corner of Stewart St. and Allis St.