Thu, Dec 05|
Emerald Coast Science Center
Starting December 5, 2019, our Makerspace is open every Thursday from 1 - 3 p.m. and every third Saturday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Our Makerspace is where design, research, engineering, art, mathematics, and science come to life.
Time & Location
Dec 05, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
About The Event
Create outside the box. Use cutting-edge tools like our Glowforge 3D laser printer, Prusa 3D printers, Cricut, embroidery sewing machine, and more. Our Makerspace is open every Thursday from 1 - 3 p.m. and every third Saturday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This is not a drop off program, but something for families and groups to enjoy together.
December 5 Makerspace Experience:
- Learn how to use our super futuristic Glowforge 3D laser printer as you design and create your own wooden box, perfect to give as a Christmas gift! There are limited time slots available, so call us at 850-664-1261 to secure your Glowforge experience at a special introductory rate of only $5 per box. This includes all materials needed to make a unique Christmas gift to take home.
- Techie Time! Learn the basics of Arduino and coding to make a model of a working lamp. An excellent crash course for anyone interested in beginner coding and programming. No additional costs are associated with this activity.
- Small but mighty, play with our Ozobots as you work to code and guide the bots to complete a beach clean up challenge. No additional costs are associated with this activity.
Access to the Makerspace is included with general admission pricing, but certain activities do incur an additional fee based on materials and equipment utilized. Additional costs are outlined in each event listing's activities and can be paid for via phone or when you arrive to the museum. Online ticketing and registration are not available for this activity.