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Maker and creator after-school workshops (8-12 years)

Harness all things inspirational and inventive with our sensational series of creative workshops for kids

Produced by the City of Sydney

Kids will play and create with the latest robotic toys and digital and electronic gadgets. They’ll build different digital and making skills. Sessions suitable for 8 to 12 years old.

Surry Hills Library

Junkbots: 30 July
Combine recycled materials and a DC motor to create a moving junkbot.

Wind tube: 13 August
Make a flying machine from recycled materials and watch it soar.

Edison robot construction: 27 August
Explore engineering challenges with our new EdCreate extension construction kits. Make a crane, tank, drawing machine, robo claw or digger.

Lift machine: 10 September
Create a simple machine which uses compressed air to lift a load.

Newtown Library

Junkbots: 31 July
Combine recycled materials and a DC motor to create a moving junkbot.

Steady hand game: 14 August
Learn simple electronics and have fun testing your hand-eye coordination.

littleBits: 28 August
Combine our electronic building blocks to create fun electrical circuits

Extending grabber: 11 September
Make a simple extendable arm to pick up small objects.

Glebe Library

Junkbots: 1 August
Combine recycled materials and a DC motor create a moving junkbot.

Edison robot construction: 15 August
Explore engineering challenges with our new EdCreate extension construction kits. Make a crane, tank, drawing machine, robo claw or digger

Wind tube: 29 August
Make a flying machine from recycled materials and watch it soar.

Lift machine: 12 September
Create a simple machine which uses compressed air to lift a load.

Ultimo Library

Shadow puppet making: 2 August
Use a die cutter to create puppets and a background scene to explore light and shadow.

Kaleidoscopes: 16 August
Design and create a simple kaleidoscope using craft materials.

Steady hand game: 30 August
Learn simple electronics and have fun testing your hand-eye coordination.

littleBits: 13 September
Combine our electronic building blocks to create fun electrical circuits.

Sessions are free and run for 1 hour fortnightly from July to September. Bookings are recommended as places are limited.

Parents or guardians are required to stay during the session.

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When

Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays, 9am to 6pm

Monday 30 July to Thursday 13 September 2018

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Cost

Free

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