Creating Spinning Structures!

Creating Spinning Structures!

We had a few girls visit the Makery with hopes of becoming engineers. They designed and built a ferris wheel using K’Nex. It was able to spin in a circle and hold objects as it moved in a circle. Come visit the Makery to create your own mobile...
Wacky Inventions at the Workstation

Wacky Inventions at the Workstation

You can come into Kidzu and create your own inventions using the tools at our workstations. We have seen many creations come from children working in the Makery and some of our favorites come from the workstations. In the picture above we had a Makery visitor create...
Makery Masterpieces

Makery Masterpieces

This weekend we had an exciting Makery Masterpiece event. We learned about creating mosaics using beans, candy, and clay. We loved watching different generations help each other learn and grow through fun and creative activities. Don’t miss the next Makery...
Scrapyard Surprises!

Scrapyard Surprises!

In the Makery we have a giant scrapyard full of surprise materials. You can come into the Makery and use any of the materials to make your own creations. Once you make an invention ask a Makery fellow to take a picture and you can be featured on the Makery...

FREE Teacher STEM Workshop

Monday, May 23 4:15-6:15pm: In ZOOM IN on STEM: Bring the world of Earth and Life Science into FOCUS in your classrooms!  Funded in part through the National Science Foundation, UNC Biology Professor Bob Goldstein will lead teachers through a simple DIY workshop to...