Maker Month

In the run up to Maker Faire UK, we’ve organised a series of events based around making, engineering and manufacturing.

There are workshops taking place at Life Science Centre and others arranged with partners around the North East… there’s something for everyone!

Drop-in Maker Month workshops at Life Science Centre

10 – 13 April – Scribble Bots in Life’s Making Space.

18 – 21 April – Mechanical toys in Life’s Making Space.

19 April – The great rubber band race: build and test your own rubber band powered vehicle.

External workshops around the North East

27 March – Furniture Painting at gwk woodshed, Dunston. Please email gwk to book a place.

31 MarchMakers Market at Ampersand at Commercial Union House, Newcastle. Book online.

12 and 19 April – Make your own Morse code device at Fablab Sunderland.

13 and 20 April – Explore 3D printing at Fablab Sunderland.

19 – 20 April – Make What You Want Family STEM Session at House of Objects, Rising Sun Country Park. Please email to book a place.

20 April – Den Building at gwk woodshed, Dunston. Please email gwk to book a place.

22 AprilLEGO drag race at Gateshead Central Library. Book online.

29 – 30 April – Build your own vinyl record player at Discovery Museum, Newcastle. Book online.


Supported by:

Reece Foundation support Maker Month