Author: Barbara

Using the MaKey MaKey in Performance

When I am not at the Free Library of Philadelphia acting as a Teen Programming Specialist, I am usually in a studio somewhere making dances, or rolling on the ground in a park somewhere, thinking about different ways to sense and utilize the connection between various toes and the various pelvic bones to which they relate. In other words, I… Read more →

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Join us at Discover A.C.T. Day this Saturday, March 15, 2014!

The Free Library of Philadelphia’s Maker Jawn team is partnering with STAMP: The Virginia and Harvey Kimmel Family Teen Program and The University of the Arts Pre-College Program for a BIG event! Join us for Discover A.C.T. (Arts & Culture for Teens) Day on Saturday, March 15th from 1-4pm at UArts Hamilton Hall (320 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia). What’s Discover… Read more →


Join us online tomorrow!

Hey Everyone! Tomorrow, Thursday, December 19, 2013, the Maker Jawn Team will be hosting a webinar via Google Hangouts/Youtube! Maker Jawn: Maker Programming on the Library Floor, Part I: Design It Thursday, December 19, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (EST) Link: Design It * Make It * Share It  is a Library Services and Technology Act-funded project… Read more →