Makers Day

Join Us for the Fifth Annual NJ Makers Day

Verona Public Library is proud to be a participating site for New Jersey Makers Day on March 22 – 23, 2019! Community members of all ages are invited to join us for an exciting day filled with activities focusing on maker culture.

 

Perfect For Children

Friday, March 22:

Fabric BookmarksFABRIC BOOKMARKS – 3:30 pm

Make a book mark with Ms. Ellen Brown, creating your own design with ribbon, fabric and fabric markers. 

 Saturday, March 23: 

Bricks 4 Kids Essex CountyBricks 4 Kidz  – 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Bricks 4 Kidz® Enrichment Classes build on the universal popularity of LEGO®Bricks to deliver high quality, educational play. 

Great for Teens & Teens

String Art SlideSTRING ART – 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Pick a design template and use nails and yarn to create a unique piece of string art.

Saturday, March 23:

Wearable Circuits

WEARABLE CIRCUITS – 11am – 1pm

Learn how simple circuits work while creating your own wearable felt tech accessory that lights up!

Perler Bead Emoji

Perler Bead Emojis – 2pm – 3pm

Express yourself with perler beads and your favorite emojis.

 

 

These programs will feature the use of tools such as hammers, nails, irons, and electronic circuits and are  best suited for Grades 5 and up.

Registration is required to secure a spot. 

Register Below: 

First and Last Name
First and Last Name
Grades 5 and up may register

Great for the Whole Family

Saturday, March 23:

VR DemoVR Demo – 11am – 1pm  &  2pm – 4pm

Check out our new Oculus Rift and get a quick demonstration of how virtual reality works. Enjoy one of our passive games. Trust us- you don’t need to be a “gamer” to enjoy this technology!

Registration is now full. 

Any under the age of 10 must have an adult accompany them.

Saturday, March 23: 

3D Printing Demo3D Print Demo – 3 pm – 5 pm

Check out our new 3D printer that uses plastic filament to create three dimensional objects.