Typing Tuesday For Grades 3+

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Master the computer keyboard! Gain a greater comfort with the home row or work to improve your touch typing. Play typing games & speed type to see if you can beat your words per minute record. We’ll start each session working through exercises from typingclub.com that match your skill level. Next- we’ll have fun playing typing games! 
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Stitch It! Project: Tea Cozy

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

ONCE UPON A TEAPOT… There was beautiful cozy which you can easily sew if you come to the next sewing workshop. Make sure your pot stays hot by creating a colorful padded cover during our class. Participants must have been certified or already familiar with a sewing machine. For adults and teens ages 11+. Please
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Google CS First Storytelling Club for Grades 3-6

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Do you have a story to tell? The Google Computer Science First Storytelling club is your chance to bring your stories to life on the computer and share them with others while learning coding concepts such as variables, sequencing and more. Develop characters and dialogue, build intriguing plots, and use computer-generated effects to add excitement,
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Sewing Basics

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Learn to use a sewing machine on your own in this class taught by instructor Abby Walker. This introductory class session will teach participants the parts of the machine and their uses, how to wind a bobbin and thread the machine, uses of different stitches, and safety habits. After attending this class, you will be
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Google CS First Storytelling Club for Grades 3-6

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Do you have a story to tell? The Google Computer Science First Storytelling club is your chance to bring your stories to life on the computer and share them with others while learning coding concepts such as variables, sequencing and more. Develop characters and dialogue, build intriguing plots, and use computer-generated effects to add excitement,
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Middle School Code Club: NASA’s APIs

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Middle School Code Club meets once a month to dive into a fun coding project.  This month, we will be exploring NASA's APIs. NASA openly shares data through APIs that enable developers to incorporate this data into their programs. For grades 5-8. Please register>>

3D Printer Certification: MakerBot

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Learn how to use the MakerBot 3D printers in our MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printers. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects. Please note that due to limited
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Google CS First Storytelling Club for Grades 3-6

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Do you have a story to tell? The Google Computer Science First Storytelling club is your chance to bring your stories to life on the computer and share them with others while learning coding concepts such as variables, sequencing and more. Develop characters and dialogue, build intriguing plots, and use computer-generated effects to add excitement,
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3D Printer Certification: Lulzbot

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

This training session covers how to use the the Lulzbot Mini 3D Printer. This class is open to those who have previously attended a 3D printer certification class on the MakerBot printers as well as those new to the MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up
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Pi Day Celebration

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Celebrate 3.14 with pi-related activities in the MakerLab. Make a mini pie out of salt dough and explore equations for calculating the circumference, area and volume of your pie while you create. Bead a digits of pi bracelet and see how many digits of pi you can memorize. A slice of pie awaits anyone who
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