A team of more than a dozen community partners are excited to kick off Michigan's third Maker Week. Held October 1-9, the week is stacked with a lineup of tours, hands-on projects and guest speakers in areas that include food and drink, textiles and apparel, 3D printing, electronics and programming, and the intersection of 21st century jobs and maker skills.
Learn from the professionals. Find out about the technologies that exist are being developed to further the industry.
Find out what the makers are doing in the region. Tour the facilities and hear about the resources available.
Connect with fellow DIYers and organizations and expand your networks.
Hear from industry experts on the emerging technologies and ideas.
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The generous contributors of Lansing Maker Week
The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) is a coalition of area leaders committed to building a prosperous and vibrant region where businesses can thrive. To do this, we help entrepreneurs start new businesses, help existing businesses grow, and attract new businesses to the region.
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Mini Maker Madness is a kid friendly day long event dedicated to introducing kids and their families to 3D Printing, Robotics, Making, Hacking, Crafting and Building.Get Directions Register Free
Family Day at the Broad MSU is celebrating Maker Week! Join us in transforming the Education Wing into an art studio in celebration of the ways artists tinker, experiment, and create.Get Directions Register Free
We will be demonstration our latest Maker products such as Dash the robot, Mechanoid, Ozobot coding, Sphero, playing with different combinations of the LittleBits kit and much more!Get Directions
Visit Hollander Make Central for a tour and demonstration the space, equipment, services, and items available for checkout by students, staff, faculty, and community users.Get Directions Register Free
Play and learn with our iPad-controlled robots! Roll around a maze or race it across the room. Explore the possibilities! *Registration required; call 517-694-9351 x3.Get Directions Register Free
Arts Night Out is a free event that will transform Downtown Lansing into cool and vibrant spaces through the arts. #MyArtsNightOutRegister Free Get Directions
Survive in style and see the fashion of the future! Part of Arts Night Out at The Runway.Get Directions
Our goal is to expose 500 students and school officials to the strong manufacturing community in Mid-Michigan! Students should contact their school administrators for more information.Register Free Get Directions
Visit Lansing Makers Network’s new location for tours, workshops and demonstrations. Connect with local makers, craftspeople and entrepreneurs to turn your ideas into reality!Register (FREE) Get Directions
Artist Christi Dreese presents an entertaining art lesson for adults and older teens. Using her easy, step-by-step process, you’ll complete a 16x20" painting! No experience needed.Call Registeration Get Directions
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