After-school and summer-time programs in topics such as 3D printing and web development for youth grades 1-12


Capacity-building resources and workshops as well as opportunities for class field trips to the DHF Tech Center


Evening and weekend meetups, hackathons, and other hands-on experiences for individuals and families



Family Make Night Recap: Galaxy Bots

  Our September Family Make Night event took place during Baltimore Innovation Week last week and we had a fantastic turnout! Our project for this event was […]
Stephanie Grimes
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TinkerTour in Baltimore

  We were honored and excited to be chosen as one of the stops along Tinkercad's TinkerTour in September! A few months back, we came […]
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Designing Games in Maker Camp

We wrapped up our Mini Maker Maker Camps with Game Design!  Like all the camps preceding, this camp did not disappoint.  Our Mini Makers are so knowledgable […]
Caitlyn Dixon
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3D Print Finishing with Paint

  Around here, it's not often that 3D prints make it to the finishing stage. Often, our youth makers get their prints to a decent quality, […]
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DIY Documentation Station

One of my tasks is to help document new projects at DHF.  My typical process has been to convince Steph to help me by taking […]
Shawn Grimes
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Maker Camp Session 1: Film Making

Our MiniMakers kicked the summer off with film making, the first session of Maker Camp. In this camp, the students created movie trailers in groups […]
Richelle Vargas
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LittleBits Hacking Resources

Here are some resources to get you started with your LittleBits hacking: Little Bits Lessons Little Bits STEAM Resources Little Bits Projects Little Bits on Instructables Making Rudolph’s Nose Internet […]
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Meet our 2015 Maker Corps Members

We are so excited to kickoff our third year participating in MakerEd's Maker Corps program as a Host Site for Maker Corps Members! This summer […]
Stephanie Grimes
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Thank You AOL Volunteers

  Every year AOL sets up a global volunteer day called Monster Help Day, in which AOL employees take time outside of the office hours, to […]
Melissa Huch
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Water Marbling 3D Prints

3D printing opens the door to many other forms of creative fabrication and helps us to learn new and interesting talents. These instructions teach how […]
Ben Malesh
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