D2B - Design to Build Camp: Squirrel House Edition

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Program Description:

Maker, STEAM

Age Group:

This is the first event of a series.
Registration for this event will close on July 15, 2024 @ 10:00am.
Allowed Grades: 8th Grade to 12th Grade
There are 8 seats remaining.

Program Description

Event Details

Learn to design and then build a usable squirrel house! Design will include hand sketch and the use of design software. Proof of concept will be completed through the development of a prototype followed by the actual build. Campers will learn software, measuring, blueprinting, and how to design and build with various materials.

The UltiMaker 3D printers and wood cutting/engraving tools will also be used.

About the Camp

Brought to you by the Purdue University Northwest Department of Engineering Technology and Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs.

Free lunch and snacks provided daily.

Participants Receive

  • A surprise giveaway


Exchange Safety

During this class, you will work with machinery and a variety of tools. Closed toe shoes are required. Avoid wearing baggy clothing or dangling jewelry, and tie back long hair.

If you have any questions, contact the LPCPL Exchange at 219-344-5895.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.


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