From: The Honorable Mark Takano
Sent By:
yuri.beckelman@mail.house.gov

Date: 6/20/2016

Join the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Congressional Maker Caucus in celebrating Making at the second annual Capitol Hill Maker Faire on June 21. 

The evening Faire will feature 30-40 exhibitors from across the country with hands-on displays, such as robots, electronics, 3D printers, crafts, and other new emerging tools and technologies. It will be highly interactive and is open to members, staffers, families, and the public.

The list of Makers for the Maker Faire can be seen here.

Maker Faire

Date:                    Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Faire:                    5:00pm-8:00pm Rayburn Cafeteria

                              Light food and drinks will be served while you geek out

                                        Faire registration:
https://2016chmf.eventbrite.com

Maker Policy Panels

Prior to the faire, we’ll be running some great panels featuring national Maker leaders, as well as representatives from the libraries, museums, academia, and the private sector on the cutting
edge of the movement. Topics include: The Future of Making, Innovation and Art in Making, The Federal Government & Making, Economic Renewal through Making and Manufacturing, Making and Education: K-12 and Beyond the Classroom: Making and Lifelong Learning.

Panels:                 9:00am–4:00pm in B-339 Rayburn House Office Building, 45 Independence Ave. SW, Washington,
D.C.

                              Lunch will be provided

                              Panel information and registration:
https://2016chmf-panels.eventbrite.com

Stay up to date on social media by following: #CapMakerFaire