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All Souls Bolton

About the Event

MadLab presents MAKE STUFF: a series of free making, coding and tech events. 

Drop by and Make Your Own Robot, learn how to solder with our Build a Badge workshop, see our 3D Printer in action and explore our Virtual Reality showcase. Discover PatternCraft – a hands-on Minecraft making challenge, make your own planet at the Space Craft table and lots more!

Workshops and Activities

3D Printer Demo: You’ve heard all about them, now come and see one in action! Our Ultimaker 3D printer will be running all day, come watch and you can take home your own 3D printed mini mascot!

Awkward Arcade: Come and play in the experimental video arcade, a collection of fun and unusual games for adults and kids alike. Try your hands at ‘The Mashing’ and beat the boss on ‘Line Wobbler!’

PatternCraft: Drop-in programming - using mallets! Get hands-on and create your own art within Minecraft.

Wearable Tech: Explore the future of fashion and experiment with interactive accessories in our drop-in wearable tech workshop. Suitable for beginners.

Build a Bug!: Make your own flashing laser-cut robot bug with our fun making kit.

Build a BadgeLearn how to solder and make a circuit with flashing lights with our drop-in build a badge workshop.

Space Craft: Create and take home your very own planet at our paper marbling station. Fun for all ages!

Web Blocks: Learn to code while playing in the world of Web Blocks, a fun building game inspired by Minecraft.

Awkward Arduino: Create your own two-player arcade game with Awkward Arcade creator James Medd! Using his Awkward Arcade games as inspiration, James will guide you through the tech that powers his machines and teach you how to make your own game using an Arduino.

Scratch with Code Club:  Drop-in and make interactive stories, games, and animations using Scratch , a fun programming tool suitable for 7-11 year olds.  

All Souls Bolton
Astley Street

Earlier Event: August 20
Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre
Later Event: September 3
Gallery Oldham