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Children’s Museum Houston

Maker Annex Virtual Workshops

Monday, Mar. 30, 2020 – Friday, Apr. 3, 2020

10:00 AM – 02:00 PM
US/Central

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See what our Maker Annex engineers have in store for you during this at-home workshops.

ABOUT THE EVENT

We're taking Virtual Learning one step further with a full on workshop you can join from home! These workshops are great for kids new to CAD or expert users. Work with Children’s Museum Houston’s own Maker Education Manager, Jacob Breier as you explore design concepts using CAD.

Click here to download Tinkercad before your workshop starts.‍

Registration limited to 100 participants.

Tinkercad Basics: Robots

Monday, March 30

9:00 to 10:00 am

Digitally design your own amazing robot using the browser-based Tinkercad software! You’ll learn all about the basics of Tinkercad as you work.

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3D Digital Sculpture

Monday, March 30

2:00 to 3:30 pm

Educators Jacob and Danni deep dive into the world of artistic sculpture while using the browser-based digital design software Tinkercad to help you create your own digital replica of a famous sculpture!

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Tinkercad Basics: Animals

Tuesday, March 31

10:00 to 11:00 am

Digitally design your own amazing animal using the browser-based Tinkercad software! You’ll learn all about the basics of Tinkercad as you work.

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Tinkercad Basics: Spaceships

Wednesday, April 1

9:00 to 10:00 am

Digitally design your own incredible spaceship using the browser-based Tinkercad software! You’ll learn all about the basics of Tinkercad as you work.

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3D Modeling: Bacteriophage

Wednesday, April 1

2:00 to 3:30 pm

Join educators Jacob and Alleigh to learn all about bacteriophages, A.K.A. the ‘helpful virus,’ while using the browser-based digital design software Tinkercad to create your own model.

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Tinkercad Basics: Aquariums

Thursday, April 2

9:00 to 10:00 am

Digitally design your own astounding aquarium using the browser-based Tinkercad software! You’ll learn all about the basics of Tinkercad as you work.

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Tinkercad Basics: Dream House

Friday, April 3

9:00 to 10:00 am

Digitally design your own fantastical dream house using the browser-based Tinkercad software! You’ll learn all about the basics of Tinkercad as you work.

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3D Digital Korean Architecture

Friday, April 3

2:00 to 3:30 pm

Join Educators Jacob and Kevin to learn all about the conventions and history of Korean architecture while using the browser-based digital design software Tinkecad to create your own Korean-architecture-inspired building!

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AGES
8+

ADMISSION
General Admission

LOCATION
Virtually!

HOURS & ADMISSION

  • Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Thursday, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Sunday, Noon - 6:00 pm
    Open Monday during Spring Break, Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day. Summer: Open Mondays Memorial Day through Labor Day. Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.  
  • General Admission: $12 per person and $11 for seniors 65 years and older. FREE for children under one and Museum Members. Free Hours: FREE FAMILY NIGHT: Thursdays 5 pm - 8 pm.

Directions & Parking

  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking fees: 1 hour - $7 2 hours - $8 3+ hours - $9 Metered and street parking are available around the Children's Museum Houston.

Special Offers / Dining

The Children's Museum Houston's spacious eatery, Fresh Café, offers nutritious eats and treats for any time of day! Enjoy a healthy meal with savory salads, preservative-free sandwich bread and vegetarian options prepared daily – fresh off the grill!

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