Zen Maker Lab
Zen Maker Lab offers innovative programs for kids, youth and adults in the areas of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM). We are based in North Vancouver and also serve the Lower Mainland and British Columbia via our Zen Maker Mobile. Focus areas include electronics, coding, robotics, wearable tech, textiles and jewelry, virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), 3D printing, 3D scanning, entrepreneurship, art and design.
Our popular Zen Maker Club is an after school program in schools throughout the North Shore and Vancouver and is open to children from Grades 4 to 7 of all experience levels including beginners.
Our Zen Maker Academy for children from 8 to 13 years old is held at our Zen Maker Lab headquarters in North Vancouver has daytime, after school and weekend programs for children and youth that want to build on the skills learned from our Zen Maker Club, Spring and Summer camps and other programs.
Our Zen Entrepreneurs, Makers & Shakers program is for youth 14 to 17 years old and it uniquely integrates entrepreneurship and leadership skills with maker technology.
We offer PD Day programs throughout the school year, as well as birthday parties and special events.
For schools and companies, we offer training, prototyping services and equipment sales.
For local makers, we have a member-based maker lab and offer workshops for adults in coding, 3D design, 3D printing, and using various equipment. We also offer entrepreneurship programs for adults looking to retool their skills including our Side Hustle Club where parents can participant in a 12 week program while their kids are looked after nearby at Zen Maker Lab.