April 2017 News

Posted on Apr 2, 2017

4th annual Piedmont School Maker Faire - Sunday 4/23 11am-3pm - PHS campus: Piedmont Makers is proud to join PAINTS and CHIME in presenting this year’s School Maker Faire celebrating Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math & Music education in Piedmont. We will feature over 100 S.T.E.A.M. projects from Beach, Havens, Wildwood, Piedmont Middle School, and Piedmont High School students along with hands-on projects from community makers, live music from student musicians & bands, student art, and food trucks!  FREE Tickets now available!

FIRST Robotics Registration Now Open: Register for the new FIRST Lego League teams for rising 4th through 5th graders or submit a student application for the FIRST Tech Challenge teams for 6th through 8th graders for the fall season (all-girls, all-boys, co-ed).  Organized by Piedmont Makers, the season will run from August to November and if the teams qualify, will continue to California regional and national competitions in 2018. Register Now!

Measure H1 Community Town Halls – Thursday 4/6 12:30-2pm andTuesday 4/18 7-8:30pm: Come to the town halls to give feedback to the architects, school board, and administration for the new S.T.E.A.M. facilities for Piedmont High School funded under Measure H1.  Please RSVP.

April Board Meeting - Thursday 4/20 7:30pm - PMS Makerspace/Room 125: If you are interested in getting more involved with Piedmont Makers, please come to our next board meeting.  We are actively recruiting for board positions for 2017-2018.  RSVP to Ayyana Chakravartula at ayyanac@gmail.com.