Forney Teen Makerspace

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OVERVIEW

We envision an open and dynamic space where teens have the opportunity to problem solve, engage in new forms of expression and learn how to create and explore a range of STEAM activities such as: Coding, Small Electronics, Robotics, Photo Creation & Manipulation, Green Screen, Photography, Stop Motion Animation, Video Production & Editing, Traditional Arts & Crafts and more!

Find the Forney Teen Makerspace at the Ellen Brooks West Memorial Library! (800 FM 741 Forney, Texas 75126)

OPEN HOURS will be posted on Facebook!

 

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

MAKE 

A $25/donation to the Makerspace fundraising campaign at www.gofundme.com/forney-teen-makerspace

TEACH

Your talents and creative skill sets with our budding makers by volunteering at the Makerspace

SHARE

Share with your friends, family and neighbors information about the Makerspace movement!

JOIN

The FAC Makerspace committee by contacting Karen Jensen at makerspace@forneyarts.org

 

What is a Maker & Makerspace?

A Maker is someone who makes, creates or invents. A Makerspace is a space for makers to meet together and engage in the art of creativity and making. It is a hands on educational space that fosters self expression, investigation and creativity.

Examples of Makerspaces:

www.dallasmakerspace.org

www.makerspaces.com/what-is-a-makerspace/

www.gofundme.com/forney-teen-makerspace