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Design Thinking Project for Grades 4-8 (In Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Join us as we explore and facilitate our own design thinking initiatives. Classes will be led by Praja Tickoo, a NCHS student who has helped run a design thinking program through the Middle and High School. Design thinking is a human-centric design framework for problem-solving and empowers students to break down their assumptions of society;
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Maker Mornings: Splash of Color (In-Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Our project stations this month are all chances for colorful experimentation. We'll use our MakerLab skills to create fun crafts! Projects are intended for families with children ages 6+. Children under 8 will need their adult’s help with the projects. Only one registration is needed for each family. All participants are strongly encouraged to wear
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Artful Mending (In-Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Mending clothing is less practiced these days, but it has taken on a new appreciation in the slow fashion world. A repair can be executed with virtually invisible results or it can be an obvious embellishment. Join instructor Abby Walker to practice the art of darning, patching, and repurposing. Bring an item or two that
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CANCELLED: Open Tech at Lapham (In Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

This winter, Open Tech will be held weekly on Tuesdays at Lapham Community Center. Open Tech are drop-in hours for one-on-one technology reference services. Drop-in hours will run from 2:00-4:00 PM every Tuesday afternoon. All technology questions, queries and interests are welcome. From questions about social media, email, smart phones, or accessing our digital library,
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Design Thinking Project for Grades 4-8 (In Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Join us as we explore and facilitate our own design thinking initiatives. Classes will be led by Praja Tickoo, a NCHS student who has helped run a design thinking program through the Middle and High School. Design thinking is a human-centric design framework for problem-solving and empowers students to break down their assumptions of society;
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LEGO Mindstorms Challenge: Ice Battle

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Working solo or with friends/siblings, use the LEGO Mindstorms kits to build your robot! We will then battle our bots in treacherous conditions (a wading pool filled with styrofoam balls). For 4th grade and older. Only 1 registration is needed per group! All participants are strongly encouraged to wear a mask. Masks are required for
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Open Tech at Lapham (In Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

This winter, Open Tech will be held weekly on Tuesdays at Lapham Community Center. Open Tech are drop-in hours for one-on-one technology reference services. Drop-in hours will run from 2:00-4:00 PM every Tuesday afternoon. All technology questions, queries and interests are welcome. From questions about social media, email, smart phones, or accessing our digital library,
+ Read More

Design Thinking Project for Grades 4-8 (In Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan

Join us as we explore and facilitate our own design thinking initiatives. Classes will be led by Praja Tickoo, a NCHS student who has helped run a design thinking program through the Middle and High School. Design thinking is a human-centric design framework for problem-solving and empowers students to break down their assumptions of society;
+ Read More