Monthly Archives: March 2014

Brain Monkeys: Inspiring All Kinds of Young, Inquiring Minds

Discovery-based education means engaging in self-directed, hands-on learning. Brain Monkeys offers exciting summer camps where instructors work to understand each child and teach in ways that are best-suited for him or her. There are two camps taking place at Maker … Continue reading

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Introduction to Arduino

Learn to use the Arduino, a popular microcontroller used by artists, musicians, gardeners, hobbyists and engineers. We’ll cover the basics of programming and connecting simple switches, sensors, and outputs. An Arduino and parts will be supplied for your use in … Continue reading

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Calling All Creators of the Cool, the Unusual, the Whimsical

Maker Works is excited to announce the 2014 Ann Arbor Mini Maker Faire! Saturday, May 10th 10a-5p Morris Lawrence Building Washtenaw Community College Maker Works members create incredible things, and the Faire is the place to share those creations with … Continue reading

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Hot off the Press! boundedition

boundedition, housed right inside Maker Works, is a book arts center with tools and classes in paper-based arts, including intaglio, woodcut, and lithography. Drop in, take a class, or contact boundedition about registering for a one-on-one independent study on tabletop … Continue reading

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Patent Attorney Vincent Re, PLLC – Wednesday, March 19th, 2-3pm

Are you interested in learning more about getting a patent or protecting a trade secret on something you invented? Meet one-on-one with local registered patent lawyer, Vincent Re, PLLC, to get legal counseling on moving forward with your invention, for … Continue reading

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Fix-It Friday! March 21, 4-6pm

  Bring your well-worn, well-used, or just plain broken-down items and we’ll take a look at them. Or, if all your items are in gear, stop by and take a look someone else’s!

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