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2017 MAKERSPACE SUMMER WORKSHOPS

The Tehama County Makerspace is hosting free workshops throughout the month of July! We will be making a variety of crafts and working with all types of materials and technologies! Come experience the joy of making and get your creative juices flowing!

When signing up for a workshop, please register EACH person who will be participating. Registration is required for each Makerspace workshop. Space is limited.


GARDEN ROCK CREATIONS

Come beautify some ordinary river rocks! Decorated rocks can be a great addition to any garden, can be given away as gifts, or even be placed in your favorite flower pot (no plant enjoys being lonely). This is going to be a very relaxed workshop with very little instruction. Paints and supplies will be provided by the Makerspace to make your ideas come to life and, most importantly, have fun!

  • Ages: All Ages
  • Cost: Free (Please register online or by phone)
  • Date: July 6, 2017
  • Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
  • Location: Tehama County Department of Education
  • Register Here!

CODING AND MORE

Interested in technology, robots, and coding? Come to the Makerspace to engage in computer science programs such as Google CS First and learn how to code robots like Lego Mindstorms, Bee Bots, Spheros and more! This workshop will be set up for young and old to interact with anything that strikes their interest. This workshop is open to beginners and to those who have a lot of experience in coding.

  • Ages: 5 & Up
  • Cost: Free (Please register online or by phone)
  • Date: July 10, 2017
  • Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
  • Location: Tehama County Department of Education
  • Register Here!

MAKER SHOWCASE

Come visit us July 13-16 at the 2017 Tehama District Fair! The Makerspace has partnered with several community members to present the 3rd Annual Maker Showcase. This showcase room will feature interactive displays, screen printing, and several different workshops throughout the week. Be sure to check out the Maker Breaker Competition that takes place on Saturday!

  • Ages: All Ages
  • Cost: Must purchase a General Admission ticket to enter the fair
  • ($5-$20 price varies depending on age & date of purchase)
  • Date: July 13-16, 2017
  • Time: Fair hours can be found at: www.tehamadistrictfair.com
  • Location: Tehama District Fairgrounds, 650 Antelope Blvd. Red Bluff, CA 96080
  • Visit www.tehamadistrictfair.com for more information

GREEN SCREEN VIDEO CREATION  

Do you enjoy making videos and playing with technology? At this workshop, we will show you some of the awesome effects you can get using a green screen and you will have the opportunity to create your very own video using our Makerspace Studio! This workshop is only open to 20 people so register soon!

  • Ages: 10 & Up
  • Cost: Free (Please register online or by phone)
  • Date: July 19, 2017
  • Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
  • Location: Tehama County Department of Education
  • Register Here!

LET'S GO FLY A KITE

There are all kinds of kite designs available to buy at the store, but why not build one yourself? We will have several kite designs and materials to create and customize your own kite. Put your thinking cap on and cross your fingers for a windy day so you can put your kite to the test after the workshop!   

  • Ages: 5 & Up
  • Cost: Free (Please register online or by phone)
  • Date: July 25, 2017
  • Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
  • Location: Tehama County Department of Education
  • Register Here!

PAPER MAKING

Investigate the paper making process by trying it yourself! Make something that is not only practical, but beautiful as well. You will not only learn how paper was made in the past, but you will have the opportunity to make your very own paper and explore new ways to customize it!

  • Ages: 6 & Up
  • Cost: Free (Please register online or by phone)
  • Date: July 28, 2017
  • Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
  • Location: Tehama County Department of Education
  • Register Here!

LET’S GET CRAFTY

This workshop will focus on art and crafts. We plan to offer a few different crafts so that every age can join in the fun! To see more details regarding this workshop, please visit the Makerspace Events page at www.tehamaschools.org

  • Ages: All Ages
  • Cost: Free (Please register online or by phone)
  • Date: July 31, 2017
  • Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
  • Location: Tehama County Department of Education
  • Register Here!

 

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Questions? Please contact: 
Syerra Eickmeyer
530.528.7310