Saturday, September 23
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Whitchurch-Stouffville Public Library is thrilled to announce the return of the much-anticipated Maker Festival for its 2023 edition.
Scheduled for Saturday, September 23, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, the festival serves as a community platform for learning, innovation, and artistic expression. Beyond just offering books, the Library has evolved into a vibrant hub for makers, creators, and innovators.
🔹 Tech Corner: Virtual Coding, Robotics Drop-In, Ozobots
🔹 Artisan Alley: LAC Paper Making, String Therapy Needle Arts
🔹 Kid’s Zone: Lego Drop-In, Origami, Paper Airplane Making
🔹 Creative Studio: Makerspace for Cosplay and Halloween Costumes. Design a Bookmark in CANVA
🔹 Science Lab: Water Bottle Rockets, Build a Tower
🔹 Fun & Games: Green Screen Photo Booth, Button Maker, Cricut Quick Stickers
🔹 And Much More!
The Maker Festival promises a day of fun featuring a diverse array of activities for all ages. Technology enthusiasts won't want to miss the Virtual Coding sessions or the Robotics drop-in. Younger attendees can get their first taste of robotics with Ozobots, tiny robots designed to teach the basics of coding.
Art lovers will find joy in the Paper Making and String Therapy Needle Arts sections, providing hands-on activities that serve as a platform for festival-goers to explore artisan crafts. Families can engage in a variety of activities, from Lego drop-ins and origami sessions to paper airplane making. The festival also features a Makerspace dedicated to cosplay and Halloween costumes, perfect for those looking to get an early start on their holiday preparations.
For those who love a good challenge, the festival offers several timed events, including a Robotics Challenge and a Science Activity featuring Water Bottle Rockets. These activities are designed to be both educational and fun, adding a competitive edge to the day's events.
Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 23, and make your way to the Stouffville Library for a day of creativity, learning, and community building. Admission is free, and all are welcome.
Come discover, create, and innovate at the Maker Festival.