Northern Colorado Mini Maker Faire

The Northern Colorado Mini Maker Faire is coming up on Oct 10 and 11 in Loveland. It’s a great event full of cool people, great making, fun activities, and interesting products. Come and see what making is all about! For more details, tickets, etc. see http://makerfairenoco.com/attend/. This year, FCCH will be hosting an interactive game in addition to our regular booth; […]

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Day for Kids STEAMfest

The HUB joined a number of exhibitors at this year’s STEAMfest, organized by the Boys and Girls of Larimer County. Our booth was busy all day as kids stopped in to build their own paper rockets and get the chance to fire them into (space) with the HUB’s own air pressure rocket launcher.   The rocket launcher was located at […]

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Denver Mini Maker Faire 2015

The Fort Collins Creator Hub will be at the Denver Mini Maker Faire this weekend! Come see us at the booth we will be sharing with Loveland Creator Space and Curiosity Hacked. We will also be working at the Nerdy Derby next to our booth. Even better, sign up to help out here.

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Turtles and Bugs! Etc.

At our last meeting our ‘show and tell’ introduced a number of neat little projects.  Among them was a little robot that can draw fancy designs on paper. The robot  used what is called ‘Turtle Graphics’  and  so therefore the robot itself could be  called a turtle.  To top it off, the turtle used the groovy ESP8266 Wireless transceiver module […]

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Science Toys

The HUB visits with Matt Hannifin of Science Toy Magic: OK, it was at 8:30 AM on a Saturday. It was cold out and Fort Collins’ Old Town Square just had three inches of new snow. It was time to visit Colorado’s tiniest toy store and meet with the owner / operator / physicist / toymaker / inventor / pyrotechnician […]

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Northern Colorado Mini Maker Faire

The Creator Hub Was There This year it was at the Rocky Mountain Center for Innovation and Technology with over 4000 people in attendance. It’s called an ‘Mini Maker Faire’ because it is a little brother to the massive faire held in the SF bay area where over 100,000 people attend each year. At The HUB The activities at the […]

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