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July 25, 2016 | 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM | Boise Centre on the Grove (850 West Front Street, Boise, ID, 83702)

Tinkercad is coming to Boise and they are bringing their expertise with them! On July 25th librarians, educators, makers, and eager learners are invited to attend a day of free workshops and interactive experiences centered around 3D design. Tinkercad is a simple, online 3D design and 3d printing tool for the masses. Whether you’re a designer, hobbyist, teacher, or kid, you can use Tinkercad to make toys, prototypes, home decor, Minecraft models, jewelry – the list is truly endless!

If you are experienced with Tinkercad or brand new to 3D design, the day will offer something for you. Hosted at the Boise Centre on the Grove, workshop sessions will include intro to Tinkercad, Tinkercrafting (Tinkercad + Minecraft), Tinkercad 2.0, and Fusion 360. In addition, local organizations are invited to host a table with interactive opportunities to display what maker projects they are working on.

Whether you can make it to the training or not, please share what you are designing with the hashtag #IDdesignday


Register for the workshops or sign up to host a table by clicking here.


After the workshops, One Stone and the Idaho STEM Action Center invite you to attend a free screening of Most Likely To Succeed, the most powerful education documentary ever made, in the Summit Room at the Boise Centre on the Grove on Monday, July 25 at 6:30 pm. There is no cost to attend.

The feature-length documentary Most Likely To Succeed examines the history of education in the United States, revealing the growing shortcomings of conventional education methods in today’s innovative world. The film explores compelling new approaches that aim to revolutionize teaching as we know it. After seeing this film, the way you think about “school” will never be the same.

Register for the movie by clicking here.


Schedule of Events

7:15 – 8:00: Vendor Booth Set Up

8:00 – 5:00: Vendor Tables are Open

8:00 – 5:00: STEMBusUSA is Open

9:00 – 12:00: Intro to Tinkercad Session

10:00 – 12:00: Sneak Peak of Tinkercad 2.0 Session

12:00: David Rush attempts to break World Record

12:00 – 1:30: Lunch Break

12:00 – 1:30: State of Idaho and Boise City Proclamations Read

1:30 – 5:00: Tinkercrafting (Minecraft + Tinkercad) Session

1:30 – 5:00: Fusion 360 Session

5:05: Raffle Prize Drawings

6:30: “Most Likely to Succeed” Film Screening