CURRENT YOUTH PROGRAMMING:
Youth Entrepreneurship Afterschool Program
Tuesday and Thursdays (with optional Wednesday "Open Lab" sessions for any enrolled participants)
10th and 11th graders
Starts on March 2nd through mid June
Make items to sell using The Foundry's equipment,
Learn about business,
This program is made possible through the generous support of Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation.
Tuesdays (with optional Wednesday "Open Lab" sessions for any enrolled participants)
7th and 8th graders
Starts on March 2nd through mid May
Learn and make things lasers, electronics and 3D printing!
This program is made possible through the generous support of Third Generation Fund and the Margaret L Wendt Foundation.
GENERAL YOUTH PROGRAMS:
The Foundry has offered innovative hands-on, active-learning opportunities for youth since 2013. Programs have run in all makerspace areas - Technology, Textiles, Metal and Wood. Students develop new skills in our shops and labs. Young people collaborate on interactive projects, master new technologies, deepen important areas of interest, and explore new career possibilities.
Tours - The Foundry hosts tours for elementary, middle and high school students. Schedule a future tour date with us by emailing: [email protected].
Click a program title below to learn more and to view student projects
Partnering with local schools and agencies, we offer day programs that equip students to build projects for the community. Students explore exciting areas for future career opportunities or fulfill Career Development & Occupational Studies (CDOS) requirements.
Contact: [email protected]