Toronto Maker Events for Kids and Adults!

Hope you all had a Happy Canada Day! There are a ton of maker workshops for kids and adults coming up in the next couple of weeks, so get out there and make something amazing!

Maker Faire 2011 / Eric Boyd

3d Printing for Total Beginners – July 6, 18, 31 – Toronto, ON
This very popular workshop now has three new dates! Sign up now before it sells out. Learn how to design your own 3D printable items and hear about the cool ways this technology is being used in the real world!
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Arduino for Kids Workshop – July 13 – Toronto, ON
The Maker Kids workspace has a number of great programs running this summer, but one of the coolest is definitely the Arduino for Kids Workshop. Kids will learn all the basics of programming, powering and playing with an Arduino board to do things like control lights or a motor. Purchase tickets.

Maker Adults Monday Night Open Shop – July 15 – Toronto, ON
The Maker Kids workspace in Roncesvalles is opening up their doors to adults to learn about woodworking, electronics, 3D modelling and printing, Arduino, Makey Makey and more! This workshop will run every Monday from 7 pm to 10 pm. Purchase tickets.

Intro to Electronics with Michael Bica – July 20 – Toronto, ON
Want to learn how to build basic electronic circuits? If you’ve got a basic knowledge of electricity and Ohm’s law, sign up for this class. At the end of the class you’ll have an understanding of how use breadboards, electronic components (resisters, capacitator, inductors), modelling software and where to buy parts. Purchase tickets.