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 STEAM SUMMER CAMPS (STEAM)
 
   
STEAM1249: Summer of Creation: Design and Build (Ages 8-12)

Calling all young innovators! Welcome to your summer of creation.

In this 5-day camp, participants have the opportunity to explore the entire creative process from invention to fabrication, from idea to finished product. Students will work directly with professionals in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) fields and have the amazing experience of spending a week working in a real-world maker setting.

Day 1 of Design and Build begins by introducing young innovators to the world of computer aided design (CAD) and computer numerically controlled (CNC) machinery. By the end of the day, students will have learned the basics of digital design and programming, cornerstones of the Maker Movement.

On Day 2, students learn how to use laser cutters, 3D printers, and a vinyl cutter to start turning their designs into physical products. These three machines are incredibly versatile - they keep up with the most active imaginations and can help bring a multitude of ideas to life!

Days 3 - 5 lead students through the production process as they create their own projects and work with their instructor to realize their creations.

Participants who successfully pass this course are certified to use the Universal laser cutters, Makerbot Replicator 2 3D printers, and the CNC vinyl cutter at TechShop.

This week-long summer camp is for kids ages 8-12, Monday through Friday from 9:30AM-3:30PM.

After-camp extended hours are available to purchase for the week as well! These will give your budding maker extra time to make use of what they are learning during camp sessions. See Summer of Creation: Maker Sessions for full details.

Camp during the week of July 4th will be held from Tuesday, July 5th through Saturday, July 9th, as the shop is closed on July 4th. Extending the camp through Saturday will provide students with the same amount of instructional time as other camps throughout the summer.

8 sessions currently scheduled:
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build (Ages 8-12) Monday, 6/26/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build (Ages 8-12) Monday, 7/3/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build (Ages 8-12) Monday, 7/10/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build (Ages 8-12) Monday, 7/17/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build (Ages 8-12) Monday, 7/24/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build (Ages 8-12) Monday, 7/31/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build (Ages 8-12) Monday, 8/7/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design and Build (Ages 8-12) Monday, 8/14/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM1255: Design and Build a Bluetooth Speaker (Ages 13-17)

Start your summer off right by designing and building a custom bluetooth speaker. In this 5-day camp, participants have the opportunity to explore the entire creative process from invention to fabrication, from idea to finished product. Students will work directly with professionals in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) fields and have the amazing experience of spending a week working in a real-world maker setting.

Day 1 of this camp begins by introducing young innovators to the world of speaker design and sketching. By the end of the day, students will have settled on a size and drawn custom speaker designs

On Day 2, students learn how to use the woodshop to start turning their speaker design into physical products. The woodshop is incredibly versatile - It keeps up with the most active imaginations and lends itself to other areas of making.

On Day 3, students learn how to use the the laser cutters and plastic bender to shape and bend acrylic. The laser cutter and Plastic Bender are fast ways to turn an idea into reality and can be used on a wide variety of maker projects.

Days 4 - 5 lead students through the production process as they finish their custom speaker and work with their instructor to realize their creation.

Participants who successfully pass this course are certified to use the Universal laser cutters, Makerbot Replicator 2 3D printers, and the CNC vinyl cutter at TechShop.

This week-long summer camp is for kids ages 13-17, Monday through Friday from 9:30AM-3:30PM.

After-camp extended hours are available to purchase for the week as well! These will give your maker extra time to make use of what they are learning during camp sessions. See Summer of Creation: Maker Sessions for full details.

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    Design and Build a Bluetooth Speaker (Ages 13-17)
(Bluetooth Speaker Camp)
Monday, 7/17/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Design and Build a Bluetooth Speaker (Ages 13-17)
(Bluetooth Speaker Camp)
Monday, 8/7/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM1252: Summer of Creation: Design & Build (Ages 13-17)

Calling all young innovators. Welcome to your summer of creation!

In this 5-day camp, you will have the opportunity to explore the entire creative process from invention to fabrication, from idea to finished product. You'll work directly with professionals in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics) fields and have the amazing experience of spending a week in a real-world maker setting.

Day 1: Introduction to the world of computer aided design (CAD) and computer numerically controlled (CNC) machinery. You'll learn the basics of digital design and programming, cornerstones of the Maker Movement.

Day 2: Learn how to use laser cutters, 3D printers, and a vinyl cutter to start turning your designs into physical products. These three machines are incredibly versatile - they keep up with the most active imaginations and can help bring a multitude of ideas to life!

Days 3 - 5: Create your project and work with your instructor to realize your creation.

Once you have successfully passed this course, you will be certified to use the Universal laser cutters, Makerbot Replicator 2 3D printers, and the CNC vinyl cutter at TechShop.

This week-long summer camp is for makers ages 13-17, Monday through Friday from 9:30AM-3:30PM.

After-camp extended hours are available to purchase for the week as well! These will give you extra time to make use of what you're learning during camp sessions. See Summer of Creation: Maker Sessions for full details.

4 sessions currently scheduled:
    Summer of Creation: Design & Build (Ages 13-17) Monday, 7/3/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design & Build (Ages 13-17) Monday, 7/17/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design & Build (Ages 13-17) Monday, 7/31/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Design & Build (Ages 13-17) Monday, 8/14/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM1250: Summer of Creation: Arduino Robotics (Ages 13-17)

Are you ready to start programming your own computer boards or robots and create your own computerized world?

The digital age is upon us, and electronic skills like robotics and coding are highly sought after.

This 5-day camp introduces budding hackers to the all-powerful Arduino board, which is incredibly versatile, yet accessible even if you have no prior electronics experience. The Arduino is a board that grows with its user - it can be used for increasingly complex projects as you continue to learn and explore the wide world of electronics.

Throughout the week, you will use your Arduino board to make a multitude of different projects, learn to use TechShop's laser cutters to make pieces for the body of your robots, and culminate in your very own robot!

Once you have taken and passed this course, you will be certified to use TechShop's laser cutters.

Recommended: If you have little to no soldering and electronic experience, we encourage you to take our Soldering and Basic Electronics course first.

This week-long summer camp is for makers ages 12 - 17, Monday through Friday from 9:30AM - 3:30PM.

After-camp extended hours are available to purchase for the week as well. These give you extra time to make use of what you're learning during camp sessions. See Summer of Creation: Maker Sessions for complete details.

Since the shop is closed on July 4th, camp during that week will be held on Monday, July 3rd, and Wednesday, July 5th through Saturday, July 8th. Extending the camp through Saturday will provide students with the same amount of instructional time as other camps throughout the summer.

4 sessions currently scheduled:
    Summer of Creation: Arduino Robotics (Ages 13-17)
(Arduino Robotics Summer Camp)
Monday, 7/3/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
7 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Arduino Robotics (Ages 13-17)
(Arduino Robotics Summer Camp)
Monday, 7/10/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Arduino Robotics (Ages 13-17)
(Arduino Robotics Summer Camp)
Monday, 7/24/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Arduino Robotics (Ages 13-17)
(Arduino Robotics Summer Camp)
Monday, 8/14/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
STEAM1253: Summer of Creation: Basic Electronics (Ages 13-17)

In our Basic Electronics STEAM camp, you will learn foundational electronics concepts related to electricity, circuits, electronic measurement and soldering. This includes learning basic solder and flux types, safe soldering practices and soldering iron maintenance.

By the end of the week, you will be able to begin working on your own electronics projects!

Projects include using solder and a soldering iron to make small stick figures as well as soldering electronic "through-hole" components for electronic printed circuit board assembly (PCBs). You will also learn how to use TechShop's laser cutters in order to fabricate parts needed for this course.

Once you successfully pass this course you will be certified to use the laser cutters at TechShop.

This week-long summer camp is for makers ages 13-17, Monday through Friday from 9:30AM-3:30PM.

After-camp extended hours are available to purchase for the week as well. This gives you extra time to make use of what you're learning during camp sessions.



4 sessions currently scheduled:
    Summer of Creation: Basic Electronics (Ages 13-17) Monday, 6/26/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Basic Electronics (Ages 13-17) Monday, 7/24/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Basic Electronics (Ages 13-17) Monday, 7/31/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    Summer of Creation: Basic Electronics (Ages 13-17) Monday, 8/7/17 9:30 AM 30.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $600.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $650.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.