There’s never quite enough time to explore as much as you might want in one evening. Open Night is a chance to go back and explore activities in more depth or try something out from a night you did not make it to. If this is your first time to Makers, that’s not a problem! We’ll have the Maker Cart, Snap Circuits, probably some LEGOS and K’NEX, and maybe even a Makey Makey or two out for people to experiment with! You also never know what other things might pop up at an Open Night!
As normal, we’ll be in Clippinger 036, Ohio University, from 6-8PM.
(Originally scheduled July 6, this event was moved to July 13.) Mr. Nick Conroy will lead a 3D printing workshop. We will have several printers available. Nick will discuss the basics of 3D printing and participants will learn how to create 3D models in Tinkercad. The printers will be available to print models, but the reality is that a single print may take a while, so some prints may need to be left for subsequent weeks. Tinkercad is a free online tool supported by Autodesk. In order to save your models, you need to set up an account at https://www.tinkercad.com There will be a limited number of temporary accounts set up, but if you can set up an account in advance (click sign up in the upper right corner of the screen), that would help.
Clippinger 036 – Ohio University, Athens Campus – 6-8PM
Movie Making Madness in partnership with the Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery! Join us for a hands-on exploration of simple movie-making and sound engineering. Learn to use recording technology, manipulate sound recordings, and film a story.
Come learn about hydraulics with several posssible projects from the Maker Cart, including the ‘Judo-Bot’ pictured here (from TeacherGeek.com) and other Hydraulic Arms. Those who are interested can also look at working on previous sail and fan cars.
We meet in Clippinger 036 from 6-8PM on Thursday June 22.
You do not have to have attended any previous sessions to come.
Join us as we explore electrical circuits at a variety of levels! 6-8PM June 16 in Clippinger 036.