November 2018

Home School Makers!

By | 2019-02-06T10:14:26-05:00 November 28th, 2018|Blog It, Classes, Front Page, Home School, MakerSpace Facility|

Homeschool Makers! New at Greenbelt Makerspace: Home School Sessions for 3rd-5th Grade Children use hands-on explore origami, kirigami, paper circuits, use code to control lights, movement, sound and more, paving their way to robotics, community development, and the needs of [...]

October 2018

Come Slime with us! – Tuesday Novermber 6, 2018

By | 2018-10-22T12:53:58-04:00 October 22nd, 2018|Blog It, Camps, Classes, event, Front Page, Just For Kids, Workshop|

Join us for Slime Camp! Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 is Election day and we are hosting a one day, Slime Camp. The camp will run from 8:30 am till 3:30 pm. There will be no before or after care. The Cost [...]

September 2018

2nd Annual Greenbelt MakerSpace Membership Meeting

By | 2018-09-28T10:19:14-04:00 September 28th, 2018|Blog It, Cooperative, event, Featured, Front Page, Information, MakerSpace Facility, News, Status Updates|

Our second annual meeting of the Greenbelt Makerspace Cooperative membership will be held on Sunday September 30, 2018 at the Greenbelt Makerspace in Roosevelt Center from 4:30pm to 6pm.  New and renewal membership is $20/year. MakerSpace Annaual Meeting Dowload [...]

The Art of 3D Printing

By | 2018-09-24T12:26:56-04:00 September 24th, 2018|Blog It, Front Page, Get Inspired, MakerSpace Facility, Programming, Technology|

3D printing is an innovative technology that allows you to create a physical item from a digital model. As innovative as the technology is, it certainly isn’t new. 3D printing started in the 80’s, under the name “Rapid Prototyping.” It's [...]

Top 5 STEM Activities for Kids

By | 2018-10-01T11:52:30-04:00 September 23rd, 2018|Blog It, Coding, Front Page, Get Inspired, Information, Just For Kids, Technology, Tip|

What is STEM, and why is it important? STEM is a curriculum based on science, technology, engineering, and math, but rather than teach these subjects discretely and separately, STEM integrates the subjects into a cohesive learning paradigm with real-world applications. [...]

Littlest Makers is back!

By | 2018-09-11T09:53:48-04:00 September 11th, 2018|Blog It, Front Page, Little Makers, MakerSpace Facility|

MakerSpace will be open Friday night September 14, from 5-6:30 for our littlest makers.  We are working together to make a sign for the Jazz festivals interment petting zoo and we are decoupaging cubes.  Feel free to bring in pictures of your own [...]

Fix or Destroy – Repair Cafe – September 15, 2018

By | 2018-09-05T08:57:59-04:00 September 4th, 2018|Blog It, Front Page, MakerSpace Facility, Repair Café, Technology, Workshop|

Join us on Saturday, September 15, from 10 to 4 for a great community event. Repair Café is a day of service to the community where our volunteer repair folk will help you fix your tired or broken stuff, to [...]

Sign-Up for FIRST Lego League Over Labor-Day Weekend

By | 2018-09-01T09:05:56-04:00 September 1st, 2018|Blog It, Front Page, MakerSpace Facility, Robotics, Technology|

What is FIRST Lego League? Lego League is an international competition--hosted by FIRST--that challenges elementary and middle school participants to research, propose and present a solution to a real-world problem such as food safety, energy conservation, etc. They must also [...]