Maker of the Month Series

  Makers of the Month Series


Spend some time with our Maker of the Month. The monthly maker series will be an opportunity for guests to engage with our makers while they demonstrate their skills, teaching their craft and sharing their passion for creating.

 Makers of the Month will be held in our Ah Ha! Factory 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.


November 11, 2017

 Martin Cwiakala

Richland-Lexington School District Five

Explore hovercrafts, including CD balloon hovercrafts

December 9, 2017

Tunazzena M Alam

Learn about the art of Mehedi Design

January 13, 2018

Cynthia Johnson 

Longleaf Middle

A variety of engaging activities using Little Bits, Makey Makey, and Ozobots.

February 10, 2018

Susan Dugan

Spend some time learning about the beauty of origami, by creating your own art with paper

March 10, 2018

Christopher John LeBeau

Soda City Art

Celebrate Youth Art Month with Soda City Art

April 14, 2018

The Team from OpticOtter

Filmography: the art of making video productions

May 19, 2018

Annual Mini Maker Faire

Our annual celebration of maker demonstrations


Maker Professional Learning Activity of the Month

Tinker Tech 9:00 to 12:00 with Elena Tudor and Friends

EdVenture's monthly maker series is an opportunity for teachers to learn more about the maker education movement with activities that are designed with the student in mind. Teachers are encouraged to register for each monthly series by sending an email to Elena Tudor at a week before the event to reserve your spot. Limited seating is available.




September 16, 2017

Makey Makey

Learning how to use Makey Makey in your school’s maker space

October 14, 2017


Join team from Sonoco and promoters of sustainable materials to learn how to plarn and  make mats for homeless Vietnam veterans

November 11, 2017


Learn about a variety of ways to enhance your classroom instruction with animation, coding, and programming.

December 9, 2017

LED Ornaments

Learn how to blend circuits and electricity with reading and art.

January 13, 2018


This program will use Ozobots as a way to introduce coding and problem solving in real time.

February 10, 2018

Engineering 101

Fun with motors, circuits, building materials and recyclables to help prepare for Engineering Week

March 10, 2018

Sculptures with Soldering

Create your own metal artwork while learning the basics of soldering.

April 14, 2018

Math and Maker

Celebrate Math Education Month and learn how EdVenture incorporates math in its programming.

May 19, 2018

Annual Maker Faire

Activities throughout the museum

Hours Monday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Members Free
Children and Adults $11.95
Seniors (age 62+) $10.95
Military (with ID) $10.95
Educator (with ID) $10.95
Groups (15+ w/RSVP) $8.50
Children under two Free