Make: Day at The Science Museum of Minnesota – Makers!


Make: Day aims to celebrate the ingenuity and inventiveness in our community. Building off the success of Maker Faires and the American Maker events, Make: Day will give local engineers, artists, tinkerers and inventors the opportunity to showcase their DIY creations to Science Museum of Minnesota visitors.

Make: Day takes place on March 14th at the Science Museum of Minnesota from 10am – 3pm. That’s right, Pi Day (3/14)!

Here’s the list of participants:

Make: television episodes and projects
– Geek Squad Agents and Tech Tips
Tim Kaiser, featured on Episode 6 of Make: television
– Scott Olson – Inventor of Rollerblades, Rowbike and Kong Pong,
Savage Aural Hotbed
Studio Bricolage
– Build your own guitar!
– Hands on Scratch programming demo
Chicago Avenue Fire Arts Center
Keston and Westdal
– Asia Ward – Animatronic Sculptures
– Kyle Phillips – multitouch surface table
St. Thomas Academy Experimental Vehicle Team
– FIRST Robotics in Minnesota
– The LED Obi – wearable technology
Bakken Museum
– 3D Printers from Stratasys
Tripoli Minnesota
Twin Cities Robotics Group

Be sure to arrive early, the state high school hockey tournament is going on across the street and it’s huge (I’ll leave the nerds v. jocks jokes for the comments section).

We’ll post more info each week, so stay tuned!

First Make: Day announcement.

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