Creative Maker Programming

Maker MacGyver: School and Library Makerspaces on a Shoestring Budget

Makerspaces and maker programs in libraries don’t have to cost or fortune or require you to be a tech wizard, super hacker, or evil genius in order to be successful. All you really need is an open mind! Watch archive.

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Library staff across Colorado share their ideas!


The programming ideas and PDF project cards below have been shared with us and are available for you to use in your library. Please give credit where/when possible, but share, adapt, and adjust these projects to suit your patrons.

If you have projects or programs that you would like to share, please email URLs or attachments and they will be added to this list. For additional programming ideas, check out these websites.

Want to develop your own class? This template can help!

Create a Digital Project:

Beginner

Intermediate

Make/Program an Electronic Object:

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced