Maker’s Fair Festival in Hackensack on April 28th: Makers, Thinkers, Crafters, Educators, Artists, More!

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Maker’s Fair Festival in Hackensack, New Jersey: The 3rd annual Maker’s Fair Festival of iLearn Schools, dubbed as “Make Things Happen” is scheduled for Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Bergen Arts and Science High School Gym, 43 Maple Avenue, Hackensack, New Jersey.

This event is a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Make Things Happen is an all-ages gathering of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, students, and commercial exhibitors. All of these “makers” come to this event to show what they have made and to share what they have learned.

The Maker’s Fair Festival in Hackensack is primarily designed to be forward-looking, showcasing makers who are exploring new forms and new technologies.
This inclusive community of creative and technical individuals will allow for innovation and exploration to take place within diverse content areas where makers will express and share their visions through hands-on, interactive project based activities. The event has always gathered more than 3000 attendees of all ages and background since its inception in 2015.
“It really celebrates the Maker’s Movement and brings together the community of makers.” said Fred Orcun, Science Program Director at iLearn Schools and organizer of the event.

Companies, hobbyists, engineers, crafters, tinkerers, builders etc. are invited to participate and have a table at the Maker’s Fair Festival in Hackensack at no cost. Attendees are also invited for free. To set up a table at no cost, visit this link https://form.jotform.com/80534442308149 and for more information and to get free tickets attendees visit http://make.ilearnschools.org/.

The 2018 Make Things Happen event is also open for sponsorships. Proceeds for this event will go towards providing our students with meaningful and enriching learning experiences that expand our students’ knowledge and increase their achievement. Sponsorships will give your business exposure to our over 3000 attendees. For more information, contact Beanne DeGuzman at bdeguzman@ilearnschools.org or call 201-773-9140 ext. 111.

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