Cupertinker Space is a new 2014 hacker and maker community located within the heart of Silicon Valley, Cupertino. We are united for the singular purpose of creating a shared public location for local makers/hackers to join.
Visit our Community Science Workshop block of maker spaces and a Mobile Science Lab for free making experiences for kids and families. Kids will make working models and projects to take home.
Hayhackers is a hackerspace/makerspace forming in Hayward, CA. We will be the first family friendly hackerspace in the area that will have separates spaces for families and the other for adults.
This talk will take tie the modern Maker Education experience to education reform thinkers throughout the 20th and 21st Centuries (so far!). In the process, a variety of common threads and goals will be explored.
Join the metropolis of reuse and cooperation! We're starting with an empty exhibit space and a bunch of cardboard. Over the course of the weekend, we'll build a 10x10' miniature city. Add your own building, large or small.rn
MakerKids is one of the only makerspaces for kids in the world and we will tell you about how we do making with kids. Our Board of Advisors includes Dale Dougherty (CEO of Maker Media, MAKE Magazine and Maker Faire) and Massimo Banzi (CEO of Arduino)
MakerKids Robot Battle: Until our robot overlords assume their rightful throne, show them who's boss at the MakerKids robot battle arena! You will be given a basic robot platform, and it's your job to weaponize it using the provided craft materials! Mount your robot's target balloons strategically - you get one bonus point for each easy to pop balloon. Once you're done, get it in the arena, and use the remote control to demolish the target balloons of all comers!
In the winter of 2013, NOVA began recruiting STEM educators from across the country for a project wherein participants would use a social media platform to collaborate on the delivery of a set of hands-on maker projects designed for middle school aged learners. Join NOVA Education and learn how the MAKING STUFF national network of 70+ sites has, over the past five months, worked together to create fun, unique, and educational maker experiences for audiences of learners nationwide.
The original Upcycle Exchange in St. Louis, MO has been in business for 3 years now, and over 30 sister locations are in operation, or the in process of opening worldwide. We operate independently, with flexible business structures and branding, but under the same basic principles. 1.Our participatory pay-as-you-wish pricing and purchase credit system evolves within each individual store through community participation in value assessment. 2. We display materials in beautiful settings that spark creativity without overwhelming. 3. We only collect/sell art & craft supplies, vintage ephemera, and durable disposables for trending projects.
Finally, a powerful programmable system for the average Joe! Electronics are seamlessly connected. Create programs via intuitive drag-and-drop visual icons. Have fun building your project instead of figuring out how to!
Benicia Makerspace is a community where individuals and entrepreneurs can come together to make things, use shared equipment, learn new skills, and incubate new business ideas. We are located in Benicia, CA.
Hacker Lab is a maker space in Sacramento, CA. We are community powered, with individual members and corporate sponsors. We have a handful of 3D printers, laser cutter, electronics lab, and a full metal/wood-working shop.