Things makers do in this space include prototyping, fabrication, electronics, woodworking, bioresearch, and robotics.
Fast internet, a variety of tools, a successful community, and discussion spaces make this a great space for working on your projects, learning skills, and meeting new friends.
Fab Lab San Diego is a supportive community for STEM education and general making.
Maker Camp inspires kids ages 8-18* to embrace their inner maker, get their hands dirty, fix some things, break some things, and have a lot of fun doing it. Fab Lab San Diego and the San Diego Library are collaborating to bring a hands-on Maker experience to youth at the New Central Library. We will be taking […]
August 19, 2013
San Diego Mini Maker Faire, Saturday December 7th, Del Mar Fairgrounds – Bing Crosby Hall San Diego Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth — a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new, San […]
June 5, 2013
Mike Castellucci of KUSI-TV was on campus today to talk about Country Day’s hi-tech Summer STE(+a)M courses for Middle School students and to break the news about some new hi-tech equipment heading to our La Jolla campus. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Bits and Atoms Lab will be loaning a mobile fabrication laboratory (photo right) […]
May 15, 2013
by Kris Hattori Makers have a place to go entrepreneurial in San Diego. San Diego is getting in on the incubator action but there’s a twist–this one is for hardware only. Fab Lab SD and the Ansir Innovation Center are teaming up to create an incubator that focuses on developing physical products, with the ultimate […]
February 19, 2013
Maker Faire is coming to San Diego this fall! Fab Lab SD is honored to help organize the greatest show and tell on Earth for the first time in San Diego. Maker Faire is a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Join Us and make an invaluable […]
February 13, 2013
Fab Lab San Diego and Ansir Innovation Center are partnering to launch a new community space and innovation lab. We are currently in the process of clearing out a large space in Kearny Mesa in order to make room for a community work space and to get the tile and new walls in place. We […]
November 30, 2012
SXSW EDU Panel – Tinker Tailor Solder Ply: Why Makers Rule in EDU We’re invited to participate at SXSW EDU Conference & Festival 2013 Panel – Tinker Tailor Solder Ply: Why Makers Rule in EDU. Katie Rast, Director of Fab Lab SD joined this educational panel with talented Dale Dougherty (Make Magazine) and Karl Wendt […]
November 17, 2012
Learning Science, Math By Doing MIDDLE SCHOOL — At the height of last summer’s heat wave, amid those long, hot days that can test the patience of a Middle School student on break, more than 70 students sat quietly, sometimes for more than six hours in a day. Guided by an experienced faculty mentor and […]
September 22, 2012
Fab Lab Store collaborated with H2 MDK and FUBAR Labs to showcase hydrogen-powered robotics and electronics applications at the World Maker Faire New York, held at the New York Hall of Science. Many thanks to FUBAR Labs (New Jersey) and everyone involved on this festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a truly celebration of […]