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NJ Makers Day

Event Date
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Event Location
West Caldwell Public Library
30 Clinton Road
West Caldwell, New Jersey
Ethan Galvin,

The West Caldwell Public Library, 30 Clinton Road, will participate in the 4th Annual NJ Makers Day on Saturday, March 10 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. This event is sponsored by the generous support of the Rotary Club of the Caldwells, the New Jersey State Library, and PSE&G Foundation.

NJ Makers Day is designed to be a statewide event that celebrates, promotes, and introduces maker culture as well as the values associated with making, tinkering and STEM-based learning.

From 10 am to 3 pm, patrons of all ages are welcome to play with our Ozobots, Snap Circuits, Makey Makey Invention Kits, Strawbees Engineering Fun, and Little Bits Electronic Building Blocks. There will also be a FIRST Robot Demo from 10 am -12 pm and a Hand Quilting Demo from 1 pm to 2 pm. Other activities include learning to Finger Knit from 1 pm to 2 pm, making your own buttons or magnets, a LEGO Build Drop-in at 11 am, and Tie Dying a T-shirt for teens at 2:00 pm, which requires registration. The nutritionist from Shop Rite of West Caldwell will also demonstrate how to make-your-own trail mix bar with whole grains and fruits.

For more information, please contact the Library at 973-226-5441 or visit our website http://wcplnj.org.


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