Fab Lab Offerings
NOVA’s Junior Makers program creates a fun, social environment for our youngest generation of makers to be introduced to fabrication and to build confidence in their STEM and problem-solving skills!
We offer a wide range of topics and activities for 4th-8th grade students to create a unique project with their parent or guardian. Spring sessions are now available on Saturday mornings from 9am-12pm.
- LED Emoji Backpack Pin | March 4 – $20
- 3D Printed Monster | March 18 – $25
- Lego Candy Casting | April 1 – $20
- Laser-Cut Birdhouse | April 15 – $25
- Animatronic Stuffed Animal | April 29 – $30
Flyer – Jr Makers SPR23 1P AC
NOVA Makers is a special program at the NOVA Fab Lab in which members can utilize advanced fabrication equipment to work on personal and class projects. ONLY open to high school students/teachers, NOVA students, and NOVA faculty/staff.
Members have access to 3D printers, laser cutters and engravers, a UV flatbed printer, a large format printer/cutter, and a plastic thermoforming center.
How do I join?
Membership is initiated upon signing-up to become a Maker and by demonstrating an understanding of our rules and regulations by completing the online orientation session, and subsequently passing a quiz. The orientation and quiz can be found by enrolling in our NOVA Makers Canvas course at the links below.
NOVA Students, Faculty, and Staff
High School Students
Member are free to use the lab during open lab hours and may use machines as they get certified. More details on this program can be found in the Membership Handbook.
Member Open Labs
Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays | 5:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Fridays |9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 5:00 – 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays | 12:00 – 5:00 p.m.