Tinker Tech Family Workshops

Sept 6, Oct 4, Nov 1
For ages 6 and up*
Price per workshop:
$15 Members
$30 General public (includes admission)
Once a month, we’ll investigate a different area of technology in a hands-on, 1.5 hour workshop. Both kids and adults will love playing with innovative engineering toys and learning about real-world technology.

* Children must be accompanied by an adult; no more than 2 children to one adult

Tinker Tech Family Workshops are for adults and kids. To sign up for the kids-only Tinker Tech Afterschool Club, go here...
Rockin’ Robotics
September 6
10:30 – 12:00

Build a robot with our LEGO® WeDo kits, then design a program to make it move! Tell your alligator to chomp at the sight of food, make a monkey play the drums to your very own beat, or create a pair of spinning birds that chirp as they twirl.

GPS Treasure Hunt
October 4
10:30 – 12:00

Letterboxing and geocaching are amazing adventure games played by people all over the
world! In this program, we’ll investigate GPS technology, make our own letterboxing tools, and go on an epic treasure hunt around the museum.

Game On!
November 1
10:30 – 12:00

Design your own video game using the kid-friendly programming software, Scratch! By using our MaKey MaKey kits, we can explore conductivity and electricity as we create game controllers out of sponges, bananas, and more!