Maker Mondays

Monday, October 26, 2020 at 3:00pm - 6:30pm
Maker Mondays

BUILD Your Imagination

Become an Imagination Warrior and Make IT on Mondays at the Santa Fe Children’s Museum! Jump into weekly hands-on engineering fun for children ages 6 & up. Complete a new DIY maker project led by our bilingual STEM Educator each Monday night.


Drop-off and Pickup times will be staggered. Your group time will be assigned and emailed the week prior to the first Monday of the Session. 

Group A:
Drop-Off: 3 pm – 3:15 pm 
Pickup:  6 pm – 6:15 pm

Group B:
Drop-Off: 3:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Pickup:  6:15 pm – 6:30 pm


$195 per child/per 4-weeks Session (includeds all materials for projects)

DROP OFF YOUR CHILD FOR: Museum Play, Project in the Maker Lab, Outdoor fun/snack time!


  • The Santa Fe Children's Museum will follow New Mexico's COVID-19 safety and cleaning guidelines as determined by NM DOH and CDC to ensure the health and safety of all guests and staff.
  • Guests must be local residents or live within a 50 mile radius.
  • As an Informal Educational Institution, we will operate under 25% capacity with no more than 10 individuals together at one time.
  • All children are required to bring and wear their own face covering at all times, except when eating.
  • Each group will be in their own classrooms practicing physical distancing of six feet apart and not intermingle with the other groups (unless from same household).
  • Physical distancing of at least 6 ft apart will be enforced.
  • COVID-screening and temperature checks will take place upon arrival each day.

Materials & Personal Property

  • Each child/household will have their own personal “project bucket" of supplies 
  • Guests will bring their own snack
  • Supplies will not be shared and personal food will stay away from others.
  • Personal water bottles are allowed. 


Session 1: Star Warriors  *Full*

Spark your imagination and challenge your jedi-like skills!   

(Mondays: October 5th – October 26th)   |   Ages 6 and up

October 5th:  Lightsaber 
Light the way with a one-of-a-kind LED sword you build!

October 12th: GlowCloaks
Craft a mysterious cloak that lights up at the push of a button!

October 19th:  Gauss Cannon 
Shoot for the stars by harnessing magnetic energy

October 26th: Bristle Bots and Doodle Droids
Build a bot from a toothbrush and an artsy droid that draws!

Get on the Waiting List for Session 1

Session 2:  Move it, Maker! 

We like to Move It, Move It! From cars to planes, this 4-week session will have you soaring to the clouds, and racing down the track!

(Mondays: November 2nd – November 23rd)   |   Ages 6 and up

November 2nd: Race Car
Build your very own battery powered race car!

November 9th: Air-Play 
Move air with your vortex cannon and motorize paper planes!

November 16th: Motor Boat
Make a splash and build your own mechanical cork boat!

November 23rd:  Hovercraft
Construct a one-of-a-kind hovercraft that can glide over any surface!


Refund Policy:
All registrations canceled one week prior to the first Monday of the Session will be fully refunded. Refunds of any kind are unavailable for cancellations with less than a week's notice of the first Monday of the Session. Prorated refunds will be granted to any child & their group in case of a program cancelation due to COVID-related illness.


If finances are an issue: Apply for a Scholarship 

If you are experiencing challenges due to COVID-19 in maintaining safe and secure housing, nutritional food, reliable utilities and transportation and access to health insurance, resources may be available at or


Upcoming Dates:

  • Monday, October 26, 2020 at 3:00pm - 6:30pm
  • Monday, November 2, 2020 at 3:00pm - 6:30pm
  • Monday, November 9, 2020 at 3:00pm - 6:30pm
  • Monday, November 16, 2020 at 3:00pm - 6:30pm
  • Monday, November 23, 2020 at 3:00pm - 6:30pm