Fall 2023 Schedule:
The Factory Makers is a maker workshop series dedicated to youth ages 10 and up. Workshops take place in both KidSenses Children's Museum and the Woodrow Jones Community Hall in downtown Rutherfordton. To register, click on the workshop of interest to open the corresponding registration form.
Cursed Creepy Crawlies! | $35 |1 hour
October 21st @ 10am
This program is what your creepy crawly nightmares are made of! Participants will use their imaginations to create creepy, insect-like droids while learning the basics of circuitry and simple robotics! You'll have a spook-tactular time!
Wacky Wizard Wands | $20 | 45 minutes
November 4th @ 10am
Flick and Swish! This wonderful wizard program incorporates basic circuity and artistic elements to create your very own electronic wizard wand! Join us for a magically good time!
Ghastly Golems | $25 | 45 minutes
November 4th @ 1pm
Embrace your inner monster! Participants will create a ghoulish creature using everyday materials provided by the museum! This program allows participants to express their creative side while also getting technical!
Bot-tastic Boogeyman! | $35 | 1 hour
November 11th @ 10am
Boogey is the name, and fun is the game with this All Hallows Eve inspired program! Participants will create a Spooktacular scarecrow using EggBots and CNC software. This tech-savvy program is a great way to exercise your creative juices while exploring STEM tools. Call today to book your spot!
Monster Mechanoid | $45 | 90 minutes
November 18th @ 10:30am
Do the mash; do the monster mash! This nature inspired Halloween program combines nature and technology! Participants will explore Kiwanis Park in search of natural elements to use in creation of their own Monster Mechanoid! These nature inspired robots incorporate environmental elements with STEM exploration.
Fall-Frenzy doodle droids | $35 | 1 hour
November 18th @ 1pm
Let your imagination roam with this Art-ifically inspired program! Participants will embrace the fall season in this interactive fall themed program. Using the materials provided, participants will create a fall themed piece of art using a doodle droid. Embrace your inner artist and register for the fantastic fall program.