Design Lab Maker Workshops

Calling all makers!

Interested in working with real tools like 3D printers, laser cutters, hand tools, and more? Design Lab Maker Workshops are now at MOSAC! All participants must complete a MOSAC Intro to Making course before registering for other Design Lab Maker Workshops. Programs take place in MOSAC’s Design Lab over four days, two hours per day. 

Pricing:
$300 for members
$320 for non-members
 

Intro to Making: Wind Turbines (5th – 8th grade)

  • April 13, 10am-12pm 
  • April 20, 10am-12pm 
  • April 27, 10am-12pm 
  • May 4, 10am-12pm 

Interested in joining the world of making? Join us as we learn to use real tools while designing and building our own Wind Turbines! Completing all 4 days of Intro to Making: Wind Turbines is a prerequisite for all other MOSAC Design Lab Maker Workshops. Programs take place in MOSAC’s Design Lab over 4 Saturdays, 2 hours per day. 

Participants will use the following tools in Intro to Making: Wind Turbines: laser cutter, 3D printers, soldering irons, and hand tools such as pliers, wire cutters, wire strippers, and screwdrivers. 

MOSAC Member registration opens on February 28 at 9:00am. 

Public registration opens on March 6 at 9:00am. 

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Make It: Robo-Challenge (5th – 8th grade)

  • May 11, 10am-12pm 
  • May 18, 10am-12pm 
  • June 1, 10am-12pm 
  • June 8, 10am-12pm 

Completion of MOSAC’s Intro to Making: Wind Turbines workshop 

Explore robotics and electrical engineering in our new Make It: Robo-Challenge workshop! Participants will use creativity, engineering, and design skills as they build a remote-controlled robo-roller and prepare to compete in a final challenge. All participants that register for Make It: Robo-Challenge must have completed the MOSAC Intro to Making course. Programs take place in MOSAC’s Design Lab over 4 Saturdays, 2 hours per day. 

Participants will use the following tools in Make It: Robo-Challenge: soldering irons and hand tools such as pliers, wire cutters, wire strippers, crimpers, and screwdrivers. 

MOSAC Member registration opens on April 10 at 9:00am. 

Public registration opens on April 17 at 9:00am. 

Additional Design Lab Maker Workshops

We are expanding program offerings to weekdays! Interested in Design Lab Maker Workshops, but have an alternative school schedule and hoping to join us during a weekday afternoon? These programs may be for you! Workshops will be offered on select weekday afternoons from 1-3pm. 

Interested in Homeschool Programs? Join our interest list!  

Are you 18 years or older and interested in Design Lab Maker Workshops? Join us for a friendly, introductory workshop to explore maker equipment and tools such as laser cutters, 3D printers, and soldering irons! MOSAC’s Design Lab is the perfect place to unleash your creativity and learn alongside fellow enthusiasts!  

Interested in Adult Programs? Join our interest list! 

Interested in future sessions? Interested but don’t meet the grade requirements? 

Registering for an online account:

  1. Use this link to register for an online account if you have not previously set one up.
  2. Please use all information you provided when signing up for a membership. Choose a password that you can access for future log in and meets the system security requirements (13 character, an upper case, a lower case, a number and special character).
  3. Please call (916) 674-5000 between the hours of 10am to 4pm Monday through Sunday if you experience difficulties with registration.

Checking your online login information:

  1. Use this link to check that your log in information is accurate and up to date.
  2. Sign in using the pop out box or by clicking “Sign In” in the upper right-hand corner of the page.
  3. Enter your email address and password. If you have forgotten your password, you can click “Forgot Password” under the password box and you will be sent instructions for resetting your password to your email address.
  4. Please call (916) 674-5000 between the hours of 10am to 4pm Monday through Sunday if you experience difficulties with registration.

Please note that you will lock yourself out of your account after 5 incorrect login attempts. There is nothing MOSAC staff can do to unlock your account. You will need to wait 30 minutes for your account to unlock itself and then you can try again.

Questions? Email registeredprograms@visitmosac.org or call (916) 674-5000.