Makers Fair - Saturday, December 15

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The ACMPTA Children's Makers Fair (Open to the Public!)

The Children’s Makers Fair is a two-hour long event where 1st - 5th grade students will demonstrate their creative skill. Come and see what the kids have made! There will be demonstrations, as well as items for sale, all made by the children. It's open to the public, so bring your friends and support our kids' creative spirit! 


In addition to the children’s demonstrations, Silver Knights will be holding two Lego-Robotics classes where kids will be able to use gears, pulleys, and axles to create robots that move, crank, spin, and communicate. 


Lego-Robotics classes will be held at 11:30 and 12:15. Class signup is onsite.

Event Details

Who: Everyone's invited!


What: Come see what the kids have made and take a free Lego-Robotics class, hosted by Silver Knights Enrichment.


When: Saturday, December 15, from 11:00 - 1:00 PM.


Where: Arlington Central Library Auditorium


Why: To support children's creative spirit and to inspire other kids to create!


There will be over 20 tables with wonderful creations and demonstrations. Here is a list of items we can look forward to seeing at the event, all made by the children:


  • Chocolate spoons
  • Artwork
  • Jewelry
  • Slime
  • Chocolate covered pretzels
  • Lip balm
  • Pillow spray
  • Hair clips
  • Baked goods
  • Little pillows
  • Macarons
  • Mexican-style alebrijes
  • Crafts
  • Nature-inspired keychains
  • Perler bead bowls
  • Homemade books
  • Water guns
  • Wizard wands
  • Ornaments
  • Refrigerator magnets
  • Harry Potter crafts for 18” dolls
  • Oyster shell angel ornaments
  • Smoothies

Free Lego-Robotics Classes at the Makers Fair

Come try a free Lego-Robotics class with the Silver Knights team.  In Robotics Club, we build, code, and have fun with LEGO® WeDo 2.0, a hands-on activity that combines LEGO® bricks, kid-friendly software, and engaging projects which inspire kids to explore the world of robotics! Students use gears, pulleys, and axles to create robots that move, crank, spin, and communicate.


Come to the fair and sign up for one of two free Lego-Robotics classes.


     Class 1: 11:30 - 12:10 PM

     Class 2: 12:15 - 12:55 PM


Signup is onsite only. Please visit the Silver Knights Enrichment table to sign up.


About Silver Knights Enrichment 

Silver Knights Enrichment is a leading provider of after-school chess and STEM enrichment in Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. Every week, Silver Knights teaches more than 6,000 children to play chess, build LEGO® robots, and write computer code.  We teach in more than 250 schools and employ more than 200 amazing instructors.  We also help PTAs and private schools run all their enrichment programs more easily through our OnBoard service. Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, Silver Knights Enrichment a small, family-owned business.

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