CREATE JR. (ages 812)

CREATE Jr. introduces kids ages 8–12 to the world of technology and engineering through a hands-on learning environment using equipment such as 3D printers, soldering irons, woodworking tools, and laser cutters. Workshops cover software instruction, basic safety, and materials.  Each participant will have the opportunity to personalize the designated project.


What can my young maker do after taking a CREATE Jr. workshop(s)?

A guardian can purchase a CREATE Jr. Pass for 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, and Soldering use. The pass is $15.00 per equipment use for two hours. For more details about how to reserve equipment, community workspace guidelines and purchasing please call 602.716.2073 or email

All young makers must be accompanied by a guardian 18 years or older for the duration of the workshop and reservation. Space is limited, pre-registration is highly recommended.



A refund will be provided only if you call to cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start of the workshop.

If you fail to show up, your workshop fees will not be refunded. There are no refunds, but 1 transfer to another scheduled date is allowed for a missed workshop.

CREATE reserves the right to cancel workshops for any reason. Participants enrolled in a workshop that is canceled will be notified by phone or email if a valid phone or email address has been provided.

Participants enrolled in a canceled workshop will be offered a workshop credit or refund.


Campers in grades 4–8 learn to shape the future by exploring in-demand skills found in engineering, coding, architecture, and more! CREATE school break camps combine technology with hands-on experience. CREATE Tech Camp is located at Arizona Science Center’s makerspace adjacent to the main building. Early drop-off begins at 7:30 a.m. and late pick-up ends at 6 p.m.

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