February 2019 News

Posted on Feb 15, 2019


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6th Annual Piedmont School Maker Faire – Call for Makers!

Piedmont Makers will host the 6th annual Piedmont School Maker Faire on Sunday, April 28, 2019 11am-3pm at Beach Elementary School in collaboration with the Piedmont Arts Fund. The Piedmont School Maker Faire is a celebration of K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math (S.T.E.A.M.) education for the Piedmont community & beyond! Submit your project today to exhibit at the Faire — it can be a school project, STEAM Expo project, a performance or your own project. We particularly encourage exhibits that are interactive, highlight the process of making things or that you and/or your children took pride in making.

Robotics Open House – Wednesday, March 6, 7pm – Piedmont High School Student Center

Please join us for a show & tell on our elementary and middle school robotics program – FIRST LEGO League and FIRST Tech Challenge. We will have example robots and example projects on hand for interested families to learn more about FIRST LEGO League and FIRST Tech Challenge. Parents and rising 4th-8th grade students are invited. For more info, please visit www.piedmontmakers.org/robotics or email robotics@piedmontmakers.org.

Makerspace – “Cardboard Carnival” – Sunday, March 10

We will hold our next Makerspace event on Sunday, March 10. Please join us to make a cardboard creation and join the Cardboard Carnival! Stay tuned for the eventbrite.

Have a great February break!
- The Piedmont Makers Board