The ultimate goal of NJ Makers Day is to enhance community engagement and facilitate connections among New Jersey residents by exploring new and interesting opportunities for community-wide education, entrepreneurship, and hands-on learning experiences.
Friday, March 24 & Saturday, March 25
Knit & Crochet
Friday, March 24 @ 10:00 am -- Ages 18 and up
Learn the basics of crochet from the members of the River Vale Library’s Knit & Crochet Club.
Robodyssey: Circuits on Paper
Friday, March 24 @ 3:30 pm -- Ages 8 and up - REGISTRATION CLOSED.
A hands-on workshop for creating illuminated art with LED circuits. Participants will learn to make complete circuits with conductive tape, batteries and LEDs.
Intro to 3D Printing with Bergen Makerspace - REGISTRATION CLOSED.
Saturday, March 25 -- 10:00 am or 11:30 am -- For all ages starting at age 7.
Celebrate NJ Makers Day with the River Vale Free Public Library and the Bergen Makerspace. Bergen Makerspace, located at Bergen County Technical Schools Technical & Adult Continuing Education Building in Hackensack, is a community-learning center formed by educators in the New York City tri-state area. Learn more about this great organization as you create your own 3-D design and watch a 3-D printer in action!
Garden Arts for Kids - REGISTRATION CLOSED
Saturday March 25 @ 3:00 pm -- Grades K - 5
Robin Johnson of Garden Arts for Kids will incorporate gardening, the environment and recycling in an activity where children will create their own Silly Snack Sprout Head with recycled materials.