The STEAM Junction patio was filled with a handful of gazers donned with glasses as the solar eclipse was about to begin. Burlington is not in the totality zone, so complete coverage of the moon passing over the sun was not expected. Ben Harris and his sidekick, Mr. Ben put together this little video ofRead more about Scenes of Solar Eclipse from Burlington NC[…]
STEAM Junction was aflutter on Saturday as it held its first Learn to Solder Workshop. Valentines Day is right around the corner so the theme was building a working/flashing LED Heart. It was led by Danny Oakley of STEAM Junction with 11 participants with extra spouses and parents who also took part. Everyone finishedRead more about Solder an LED Heart with Your Valentine[…]
Happy Holidays from all us here at STEAM Junction! We’ve been working hard all year to get STEAM Junction up and going, and now it’s time for us to take a little time to spend with our families. Please take note of our holiday hours. We will be closed: Friday December 23 – Monday DecRead more about Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, Special Holiday Hours[…]
See what you are missing. Visit the Maker Made store, take a class or become a member. Whatever you do come say hi! Core Hours: Monday – Friday 1 pm – 7 pm Saturday 11 am – 8 pm Need us to be here at a different time? Ask us.
Five years in the making. Join us Saturday, October 15, 7-9pm for our grand opening ceremony, tours, and the continuation of our founding members signup, at the official opening of STEAM Junction, Burlington’s first Makerspace. The Grand Opening will cap off Burlington’s Maker Takeover, a maker celebration in Downtown Burlington earlier in the day (12-5pm). MoreRead more about STEAM Junction Makerspace Grand Opening[…]
Technology writer, Forbes Contributor (Makers, Inventors, Small Business) and friend to STEAM Junction, TJ McCue visited with Bennett Harris this summer to talk about the innovative HP Sprout PC being used in the makerspace. Marketed as a tool for creative education, the computer utilizes touch screen technology on two surfaces, including the Touch Mat thatRead more about Sprout is Ideal Teaching Tool[…]
Thank you everyone for being patient with us while we get STEAM Junction up and running. We have limited hours throughout June and July for you to come visit. Take a tour or shop at our maker store. Maker activities are on hand for kids and grown-ups. You can reserve your spot as a charterRead more about Yes, we are open… sort of.[…]