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 STEAM CLASSES (STEAM)
 
   
STEAM2000: SUMMER CAMP - Extended Care (Maker Sessions)

Is your youth enrolled in one of our summer camps?

This add-on gives your young maker the chance to hang out at TechShop starting as early as 8:30AM and ending as late as 6:00PM!

Please note: This package must be purchased with an enrollment in one of our Summer of Creation camps.

A Maker Sessions package must be purchased for each youth enrolled in extended care.

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    SUMMER CAMP - Extended Care (Maker Sessions) Monday, 7/11/16 8:30 AM 3.5 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
9 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
    SUMMER CAMP - Extended Care (Maker Sessions) Monday, 7/18/16 8:30 AM 3.5 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
9 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
    SUMMER CAMP - Extended Care (Maker Sessions) Monday, 8/15/16 8:30 AM 3.5 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
10 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $150.00, No Materials Fee
   
STEAM2001: SUMMER CAMP - Arduino Robotics

Are you ready to start programming your own robot and take control of your robotic world? In this five-day TechShop Arduino camp, you will learn how to design, build, and program your own microcontroller.

This introduction to the all-powerful Arduino board includes a week's worth of training on inputs, outputs, and programming. You will use your Arduino boards to make a multitude of different projects throughout the week, culminating in yourvery own bot that you get to take home with you at the end of camp.

This class is for kids ages 8–17.

This is a 5-day camp beginning on Monday at 9:30AM and continuing on through Friday at 3:30PM.

Every camper will receive an Aruino bot at the end of camp.

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    SUMMER CAMP - Arduino Robotics Monday, 7/18/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $700.00, No Materials Fee
    SUMMER CAMP - Arduino Robotics Monday, 8/1/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 12 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2003: SUMMER CAMP - Design and Build

This five-day Design and Build camp will introduce you to software, and rapid prototyping equipment, and it will provide you a chance to bring your creation to life using TechShop's laser cutters and 3D printers.

You will begin by learning and refining your CAD (computer aided design) skills in Autodesk and CorelDRAW before building your project on our Epilog laser cutters, Mojo 3D printer, and the Form +1 3D printer.

This five-day camp is for kids ages 8–17 and runs from Monday through Friday, 9:30AM–3:30PM.

Campers who take and successfully pass this course will be certified to use the laser cutters, Form +1, and Mojo 3D printers at TechShop.

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    SUMMER CAMP - Design and Build Monday, 7/11/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    SUMMER CAMP - Design and Build Monday, 8/15/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 12 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2004: SUMMER CAMP - Girls-Only Raspberry Pi Camp

This five-day camp introduces girls to the basics of programming and coding. You will learn how to operate the Raspberry Pi2, use essential components, and become familiar with coding programs such as Scratch, Sonic Pi, and Minecraft Pi.

After a week of challenging projects, you may take your Pi home to continue experimenting with them.

This five-day camp is for GIRL CODERS ages 8–17 only.

Camp runs from Monday through Friday, 9:30AM–3:30PM.



1 session currently scheduled:
    SUMMER CAMP - Girls-Only Raspberry Pi Camp Monday, 7/25/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 10 SEATS TOTAL
CLASS FULL
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2101: 1 Day Camp - Arduino Circuits & Basic Programming

In this day camp, campers will start their Arduino journey by learning the basics of circuitry through breadboards, jumper wires and led's while taking their project all the way up to controlling the led's through the Arduino.

Lunch will NOT be provided; please send your camper with a lunch!

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    1 Day Camp - Arduino Circuits & Basic Programming Tuesday, 7/5/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $70.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $85.00, No Materials Fee
    1 Day Camp - Arduino Circuits & Basic Programming Tuesday, 7/12/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $70.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $85.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2102: 1 Day Camp - Arduino Motors & Movements

In this camp, campers will learn how to operate servo motors using the Arduino as well the application of the servo to make objects move.

Project: prototype moving objects with servos.

Lunch will NOT be provided; please send your camper with a lunch!

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    1 Day Camp - Arduino Motors & Movements Thursday, 7/7/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    1 Day Camp - Arduino Motors & Movements Thursday, 8/18/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2103: 1 Day Camp - Arduino Lights & Music

In this camp, campers will learn how to blink lights to music as well as write music in code. Just like playing a note on a guitar, play a note using arduino. Learn to translate sheet music into code and watch as lights blink to the music.

Project: create a lighted music player

Lunch will NOT be provided; please send your camper with a lunch!

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    1 Day Camp - Arduino Lights & Music Thursday, 7/14/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    1 Day Camp - Arduino Lights & Music Tuesday, 8/2/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2104: 1 Day Camp - Arduino Displays

In this camp, campers will learn to use the Arduino to control a variety of display units to create scrolling images and text messages.

Project: Create scrolling displays

Lunch will NOT be provided; please send your camper with a lunch!

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    1 Day Camp - Arduino Displays Thursday, 7/28/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    1 Day Camp - Arduino Displays Tuesday, 8/16/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $60.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2105: 1 Day Camp - Tinkercad & 3D Printing

In this day camp, campers will learn 3D design by using basic elements to create awesome 3D models using Autodesk's Tinkercad. Once they have completed model in the computer, campers will use the STEAM room's 3D printers to bring their models to life.


Since this is a design and build style camp, campers are encouraged to attend more then one session, as each camp will be based on their creations and what the campers want to build.
Campers will take their builds home.

Project: Design and print a 2 cubic inch creation of their own design.

Lunch will NOT be provided; please send your camper with a lunch!

1 session currently scheduled:
    1 Day Camp - Tinkercad & 3D Printing Thursday, 7/21/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2108: 1 Day Camp - Sculpting

In this day camp, campers will learn the art of sculpting. Campers will learn the multi-step process of sculpting consisting of building armatures, modeling, molding, casting, and finishing.

This is a great camp to teach students the basic skills and tips of working with clay, to start them on their way into the world of sculpting.
Since this is a design and build style camp, campers are encouraged to attend more then one session, as each camp will be based on their creations and what the campers want to build.
Campers will take their builds home.

Project: Create their first clay sculpture

Lunch will NOT be provided; please send your camper with a lunch!

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    1 Day Camp - Sculpting Tuesday, 7/19/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    1 Day Camp - Sculpting Thursday, 8/4/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $75.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $90.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM2109: 1 Day Camp - Design and Build with Lasers

In this day camp, campers will learn to design and build a creation of their own using Corel Draw and the TechShop lasers.

Project: design a creation of their own and build it with our lasers.


Since this is a design and build camp, campers are encouraged to attend more then one session, as each camp will be based on their creations and what the campers want to build.


Campers will take their builds home.

Lunch will NOT be provided; please send your camper with a lunch!







3 sessions currently scheduled:
    1 Day Camp - Design and Build with Lasers Thursday, 6/30/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $95.00, No Materials Fee
    1 Day Camp - Design and Build with Lasers Tuesday, 7/26/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $95.00, No Materials Fee
    1 Day Camp - Design and Build with Lasers Tuesday, 8/9/16 9:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $80.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $95.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.