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



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 […]
Shawn Grimes
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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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Guest Speaker: Richelle Vargas

This May in the Tech Center, the youth have been busy brainstorming, planning, and creating amazing projects that will be proudly displayed in the Spring […]
Iman Cuffie
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Customize Your Makey Makey

If you are anything like me, you love your Makey Makey. I am just constantly finding new things to do with them and exploring what […]
Shawn Grimes
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Upcoming Family Make Night: May 26

  Join us for May Family Make Night to make Paper Rockets and explore principles of flight! May Family Make Night will take place on Tuesday, May […]
Stephanie Grimes
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FabSlam 2015 Recap

  On April 22, 2015 we hosted our FabSlam Showcase and celebrated 6 weeks of 3D printing and digital fabrication with teams from around the state. […]
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Multicolored 3D Printing with Sharpies

Multicolored 3D Printing with Sharpies Tired of white filament? Want to help your youth personalize their 3D prints without having to swap rolls of filament? We print […]
Shawn Grimes
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