Science Center - Bright Ideas Expo

We recently attended the Bright Ideas Expo at the Saint Louis Science Center. The expo was for highlighting St. Louis makers -- their amazing work and the creative process each maker takes along the way. The expo was to provide an inside look at the work of local game developers, visual artists, crafters, tech visionaries and other makers. Arch Reactor had a large display. Derek had info about High Altitude Ballooning (HAB). Gene and Jennifer were showcasing the Little Bits. Morgan was printing braclets with our new Griffin 3d Printer. Apollo was showing off his Jetson bot. Chris was showing off the Teleprescence robot and teaching processing classes. Ryan, Lloyd, and Keith were helping eveyone with their demos. Di was showing off her card weaving. Tom was showing off the Pixybots. We gave three workshops for Processing an open souce programing language.

Expo will highlight St. Louis makers -- their amazing work and the creative process each maker takes along the way. You can get an inside look at the work of local game developers, visual artists, crafters, tech visionaries and other makers. You will also have a chance to join in on the fun of making! - See more at: http://www.slsc.org/Bright-Ideas-Expo#sthash.UqwcUAaZ.dpuf
Expo will highlight St. Louis makers -- their amazing work and the creative process each maker takes along the way. You can get an inside look at the work of local game developers, visual artists, crafters, tech visionaries and other makers. You will also have a chance to join in on the fun of making! - See more at: http://www.slsc.org/Bright-Ideas-Expo#sthash.UqwcUAaZ.dpuf
Expo will highlight St. Louis makers -- their amazing work and the creative process each maker takes along the way. You can get an inside look at the work of local game developers, visual artists, crafters, tech visionaries and other makers. You will also have a chance to join in on the fun of making! - See more at: http://www.slsc.org/Bright-Ideas-Expo#sthash.UqwcUAaZ.dpuf
Expo will highlight St. Louis makers -- their amazing work and the creative process each maker takes along the way. You can get an inside look at the work of local game developers, visual artists, crafters, tech visionaries and other makers. You will also have a chance to join in on the fun of making! - See more at: http://www.slsc.org/Bright-Ideas-Expo#sthash.UqwcUAaZ.dpuf
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Upcoming Events

Sunday, November 17th

  1. Natural Wreath Making Workshop
    • Start time: 01:00pm
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Celebrate the coming winter by making a festive wreath using natural materials to decorate your house. These wreaths will be wildlife friendly, sustainably made, all compostable, and made with your special touch.

      I (Besa) will provide greenery, decorative seeds and berries, wire and tools, and instruction.
      You should bring your own wire wreath frame, gloves to protect your fingers from being poked and sappy, and any other special things you want to add to your wreath.
      Other stuff you might want to bring:
      - gloves to protect your fingers from being poked and sappy
      - hand pruners, wire cutters, thin wire or twist ties
      - decorative seeds, berries, pine cones
      - ribbons
      - snacks/drinks to share
      - an empty car trunk to bring home your wreath

      Class size limit 14 people

      Questions? contact cweiss@gmail.com or besa.schweitzr@gmail.com

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  2. Open Build Something!
    • Start time: 07:00pm
    • End time: 10:00pm
    • Where: 2215 Scott Ave, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA
    • Come stop by and visit! Open build night to work on projects and hang out!

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Tuesday, November 19th

  1. Build Night!
    • Start time: 07:00pm
    • End time: 09:00pm
    • Where: Arch Reactor, 2215 Scott Ave, St. Louis, MO 63103, USA
    • Come help build out Arch Reactor into the kind of space we all know it can be! All skill levels welcome, we can even teach you some new building skills!

      Building a insulated plug for the sliding door in the front space.

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Thursday, November 21st

  1. Laser Workshop Night
    • Start time: 07:00pm
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • Description:Feel free to come by to learn how to use the laser cutter, talk about laser cutters, work on laser cutter projects, etc!

      Contact Person: Travis

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Friday, November 22nd

  1. 3D Printer Meetup
    • Start time: 07:00pm
    • End time: 09:00pm
    • Whether you're interested in printing for art, prototyping, manufacturing, or just fixing dishwasher soap lids, this is a meetup group where you can come get answers to your questions, help people new to the hobby, and show off your printer and its creations.

      If you have a printer, bring it along, working or not, we would love to see and learn about it.

      https://www.meetup.com/STL-3D-Printing/

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