The Makey Makey is an “anyone can invent” kit that is easy to set up, learn, and explore with. It is perfectly adaptable to any age range, and any environment that you can host a computer in.

Participants will:

  • Learn about the Makey Makey, its history, and why it works
  • Learn how to prep the Makey Makey and an “”invention friendly”” space
  • Discuss the skills and study areas the Makey Makey encourages patrons to use
  • Discuss program and project ideas”

Presenter Raegan Cross is a Youth Services Programmer in Kansas, whose work includes designing and implementing programs for teens and children in her community. These programs span from tech classes using a 3D printer to art projects to Star Wars Reads Day. Raegan has a deep love of all things nerdy and geeky, and often translates that passion into her programs