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 STEAM CLASSES (STEAM)
 
   
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!







1 session currently scheduled:
    1 Day Camp - Design and Build with Lasers Sunday, 9/4/16 10:30 AM 6.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 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.
   
STEAM545: Youth Basic Sewing Machine SBU

THIS COURSE IS FOR YOUTH AGES 8-17 ONLY!

In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn to use a sewing machine. Acquire skills to correctly thread machine, fill and place the bobbin, and change the foot. Also learn to sew straight, zig-zag, basting, and other specialty stitches.

This machine sews through regular weight fabric but not heavy duty materials like leather or thick canvas. Go on to create messenger bags, rocket parachutes, clothing, plushies, sails, costumes, and more!

Project: Pocket bag

Prerequisite(s): None!

Equipment access: Sewing machine

Minimum age: 8 years

Supervision requirements: When using the sewing machines outside of class time, 8- to 12-year-olds may only use equipment during "Supervised Maker Sessions" (classes and courses taught and supervised by TechShop Youth Education instructors). Members who are 12-15 years old must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU when using the tool outside of "Supervised Maker Sessions."

Safety: Closed-toed shoes are mandatory.

Once you take and successfully pass this class, you can use this equipment for your projects whenever you work at TechShop as a member!

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    Youth Basic Sewing Machine SBU Saturday, 9/17/16 12:00 PM 2.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    Youth Basic Sewing Machine SBU Thursday, 10/13/16 3:30 PM 2.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $59.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $69.00, No Materials Fee
    Youth Basic Sewing Machine SBU Saturday, 10/22/16 10:00 AM 2.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM551: Single-Day Youth Maker Session

Supervised making and design time for youth ages 8-17.

This is a SINGLE-DAY session!

In this one-day session, kids get to work on projects of their own design while being supervised and assisted by TechShop youth education instructors. Participants are encouraged to explore various design and fabrication methods with the guidance of their instructors for creative and open making. Students are supervised while using our design lab classroom, CNC laser cutters, and 3D printers as well as various handheld tools.

*Disclaimer: This course does not offer safety and basic use instruction of the lasers, 3D printers, or any tools that require a safety and basic use (SBU) course. Participants who have completed TechShop SBUs or TechShop Summer of Creation courses are eligible to use tools in the TechShop Youth Maker Sessions.

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    Single-Day Youth Maker Session
(Single-Day Youth Maker Session)
Saturday, 9/10/16 11:00 AM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Single-Day Youth Maker Session
(Single-Day Youth Maker Session)
Saturday, 9/24/16 10:00 AM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $60.00 plus $10.00 Materials Fee