Workshops

Build a Better Book supports hands-on workshops for youth in school and library Makerspaces, and provides professional development and follow-up support for librarians and teachers to bring the program to their organizations.

Current & Upcoming Workshops

  • Build a Better Book ACCESS Summer Camp (June 18-22, 2018)
  • High School Design Internship @ BLDG 61 (June 18-22, 2018)
  • Creative Engineering Experience, Pre-Collegiate program (June 25 - July 13, 2018)

Recent Workshops

  • Build a Better Book Librarian Training (CU Boulder, Feb 8, 2018)
  • "Seeing" Through Touch Youth Corps (Museum of Boulder, 2017-18)
  • Sensory Design Lab: Build a Better Game (Anythink Library: Huron St. branch, fall 2017)
  • Difference Makers club (STEM Launch K-8, 2017-18)

Makerspace Workshop Topics

  • Design Thinking and User Centered Design
  • Craft Prototyping
  • Paper Engineering: Pop-Up Books
  • Paper Engineering: Mechanics
  • 3D Modeling & Printing
  • Circuitry & Sound