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Calling All Makers!

Join us for Maker Week—the week leading up to World Maker Faire New York 2017. Here you’ll find a full run-down of all the activities in which Makers can participate during Maker Week.

Check back often to see what other exciting events and activities have been added to the schedule.

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THURSDAY

Sep

21

Hackaday NYC + Kickstarter: Assistive Tech, Maker Faire, and more!

Join Hackaday MakeIt NYC as they team up with Kickstarter for a pre-Maker Faire Meetup! They'll feature awesome talks and demos with a special spotlight on Assistive Technologies.

Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017

Time: 6:30 pm

Location: Available upon registration/confirmation of membership

More Information: Hackaday NYC + Kickstarter Meetup

Registration: Registration/membership required.

NYSCI Stem Night: Maker Night

Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017

Time: 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Location: New York Hall of Science (NYSCI), Queens, NY, home of World Maker Faire New York 2017: 47-01 111th St., Corona, NY. Public transportation is the preferred method to arrive to NYSCI; there is no parking at NYSCI during World Maker Faire.

More Information: https://nysci.org/event/stem-night-maker-night/

RSVP: This event is free; RSVP required. RSVP here.

Library Makers with author Kathy Ceceri

A library Maker celebration! Make simple musical instruments using everyday materials with Kathy Ceceri, author of “Musical Inventions" and other great project books about science and technology.

Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017

Time: 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Location: Children’s Library Discovery Center: 8911 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica, NY 11432.

More Information: This is an event for kids 7 to 12 years old. Limited seating; first come, first served. Go to http://www.queenslibrary.org/event/library-makers for more information.

RSVP: This event is free; no RSVP required!

FRIDAY

Sep

22

Make: Education Forum

Join Make: & NYSCI for the 3rd annual education program focused on the leaders, influencers, and practitioners providing support, services, and programs to bring making into schools. Register Today!

Date: Friday, September 22, 2017

Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location: New York Hall of Science (NYSCI), Queens, NY, home of World Maker Faire New York 2017: 47-01 111th St., Corona, NY. Public transportation is the preferred method to arrive to the Make: Education Forum. There is no parking at NYSCI.

More Information: http://makerfaire.com/new-york/education-forum/

Registration: $95 per person, includes lunch and a Single Day Pass to World Maker Faire New York 2017; register here: https://makeeducationforum2017.eventbrite.com

Maker Faire Global Producers' Meetup

Interested in learning more about how to make a Maker Faire in your location? Join the Global Producers' Meetup to meet other producers, new and seasoned, to better understand the process and glean best practices.

Date: Friday, September 22, 2017

Time: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location: New York Hall of Science (NYSCI), Queens, NY, home of World Maker Faire New York 2017: 47-01 111th St., Corona, NY. Public transportation is the preferred method to arrive to the Make: Education Forum. There is no parking at NYSCI.

More Information: https://wmfny2017producermeetup.eventbrite.com

Registration: $45 – $75 per person, includes lunch and a Weekend Pass to World Maker Faire New York 2017; register here: https://wmfny2017producermeetup.eventbrite.com

Maker Educator Meetup in New York

Before enjoying an exciting weekend at the World Maker Faire, join Maker Ed at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering Makerspace for an exciting opportunity to connect with maker educators from around the country!

Date: Friday, September 22, 2017

Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Location: NYU Tandon School of Engineering Makerspace in Brooklyn

More Information: Free to all—come join us! Learn more about World Maker Faire at http://makerfaire.com/new-york/.

Register: Registration required (scroll down to end of page)

SATURDAY & SUNDAY

Sep

23-24

World Maker Faire New York 2017

The Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth!

Dates: Saturday & Sunday, September 23 & 24, 2017

Time: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, both days

Location: New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY

More Information: http://makerfaire.com/new-york/

Tickets: http://makerfaire.com/new-york/buy-tickets

World Maker Faire New York 2017

SUNDAY

Sep

24

Maker Camp Meetup @ World Maker Faire New York

Join us for an informal gathering with affiliate camp leaders from this past summer, any summers before that, and anyone considering starting a Maker Camp next summer. Learn more about the Maker Camp experience and share many fun memories from camp!

Dates: Sunday, September 24, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Location: World Maker Faire—New York Hall of Science, Queens, NY. We’ll meet inside the Faire at the Rocket Roundabout by Les Machines at 2:00 pm. By 2:10 pm, we’ll walk over to our meetup space in Maker Studio. If you come after that, you can go straight to Maker Studio to meet us there.

RSVP: Open to public; no RSVP required! Join us!