discover, inspire, MakeFest 2019

Discover: Fighting Robots!

  What? Robots, Fighting, in a library? Yes! Teams Luna and Ogrekill will be showing off their Beetleweight and Featherweight fighting robots at this year’s MakeFest Stoke in City Central Library – Hanley. Luna? Ogrekill? Aren’t they… Veterans from the 1st ever Bugglebots competition? Yep, they know all there is to know about making and… Continue reading Discover: Fighting Robots!

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Discover: making with…

Robert's Workshop is an amazing family run business founded by Robert Glass. Using Robert's extensive knowledge of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths, his workshop crew tour the country visiting schools and other settings, inspiring children (and adults) to explore the world of making in bite sized, hands-on chunks. Want to find out about Newton's 'Third… Continue reading Discover: making with…

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Discover: MakeFest Stoke 2019 Activities

Each year the librarian team and library assistants create and deliver amazing activities during our MakeFest Stoke event.  It’s an opportunity for us to show you what wonderful and creative spaces libraries can be – it’s also a lot of fun.  Through our activities we want to create an atmosphere of wonder and excitement (for… Continue reading Discover: MakeFest Stoke 2019 Activities