KidsCamp: Gears & Gadgets
Sunday, October 21, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (PDT)
Santa Cruz, CA
Gears and Gadgets
- Watch and work with a great variety of gears, learning how each is used in today’s world.
- Experiment with basic mechanisms like gears, pulleys, and levers to complete challenges, learning how energy can be changed.
- Learn about the Planiverse, a 2-dimensional world developed by mathematician A.K. Dewdney, and invent mechanisms that would work in a 2D universe
When & Where
MakersFactory is a new educational maker space in downtown Santa Cruz, CA, where students of all ages will learn and use exciting new technology for 3D printing, modeling, animation, and robotics. MakersFactory students will be able to design, prototype, and manufacture a wide variety of items, from simple 3D objects to complex mechanical/electronic products. For more information, go to http://makersfactory.com/