The following locations offer maker classes, camps and workshops, plus robotics and other maker activities.


BrainStorm Studios


Build It Workspace
4388 Cerritos Ave., Los Alamitos. (714) 947-0800.


Columbia Memorial Space Center
At LA’s only public robotics lab, program a robot to collect rocks samples, just like the actual rovers that are currently running tests on Mars. In this hands-on exhibit, learn the principles of programming, engineering, failure analysis and mission management. Robotics scout badge/patch workshops are also offered. See Museums for complete listing. 12400 Columbia Way, Downey. (562) 231-1200.


The Studio at Long Beach Main Library
101 Pacific Ave., Long Beach. (562) 570-5756.


Urban Workshop
365-A Clinton St., Costa Mesa. (949) 296-2153.


Long Beach. (562) 225-9589.


Moving Mindz
4000 Long Beach Blvd., Ste. 205, Long Beach. (562) 318-9966.


Shared Science
Long Beach. (562) 285-3942.