Tuesday

8:30 AM

A Kid's World of 3D printing and CAD (Tuesday)

Presented by: Brian Carnes
Time: Tuesday 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

This session is targeted for children. All ages of children are welcome based on their ability to enjoy the content being offered! Children must have a responsible adult present. We will talk about and watch videos about the exciting world of 3D printing. We will tour the 3D printer lab and look at...

Room: Crown PalmTrack: KidzMashFormat: KidzMash Divez
9:00 AM

Now you see it, now you don’t! An introduction to magic!

Presented by: Andrew Potozniak
Time: Tuesday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Have you ever wondered how a magician can make a sponge ball disappear in thin air? Or how a ball magically transports from one cup to another? Or how a handkerchief magically appears out of nowhere and into the magician’s hands? During this session, kids will learn the basics of magic with...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Agile, PerformanceFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
10:00 AM

A Kid's introduction to 3D Modeling (Tuesday)

Presented by: Brian Carnes
Time: Tuesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This second session is a follow up where we get to make 3D models! Children must have a responsible adult present. We will work with a fully featured CAD application called Rhino3d and walk through the process of building a basic model from geometric shapes. We will explain the XYZ coordinate...

Room: Crown PalmTrack: KidzMashFormat: KidzMash Divez
10:30 AM

Into the Storm: Storm Chasing & Public Safety

Presented by: Laci Graham
Time: Tuesday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This interactive talk about the weather is for anyone interested in the weather, open to all ages. In this session we’ll talk about the severe weather that Ohioans are most likely to encounter, and some we might encounter on vacations. We’ll talk about storm safety and the importance...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Accessibility, Data Science, ObservabilityFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
1:00 PM

When in Doubt... Improvise

Presented by: Matt "Kelly" Williams
Time: Tuesday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join us for a fun filled deep dive into the world of improvisation. In this hands on deep dive you will learn and practice techniques and skills to create something out of nothing. These skills, in turn, can help any time you need to speak in public or work in groups. Come ready to be a little...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Career Development, Soft SkillsFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
2:30 PM

Solar Critters Workshop

Presented by: Christopher Judd
Time: Tuesday 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Critters like turtles, frogs, and lizards can be fun to play with. They can have vibrant colors and run around. In this hands-on workshop, kidz of all ages will use their creativity to decorate and build their own moving critters. Along the way, kidz will learn basic electronics using solar power to...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: HardwareFormat: KidzMash Sessionz

Wednesday

8:30 AM

A Kid's World of 3D printing and CAD (Wednesday)

Presented by: Brian Carnes
Time: Wednesday 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

This session is targeted for children. All ages of children are welcome based on their ability to enjoy the content being offered! Children must have a responsible adult present. We will talk about and watch videos about the exciting world of 3D printing. We will tour the 3D printer lab and look at...

Room: Crown PalmTrack: KidzMashFormat: KidzMash Divez
9:00 AM

I Can’t Draw…Yes, You Can! Anyone Can!

Presented by: Courtney Eaton
Time: Wednesday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Can You Draw a Horse? If not, would you like to? As a mom and former preschool teacher, I will teach you how to draw while telling a story. In this session, I will guide you through a simple drawing technique that will allow you to draw simple animals and their surroundings. The only requirements...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Soft SkillsFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
9:30 AM

TinkerCAD and 3D-Printing

Presented by: Andrew Fuller
Time: Wednesday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

In this session, I will introduce the basic ideas of 3D-Printing using TinkerCAD, a simple and free modeling software anyone can use. You will learn how to make your own CodeMash/KidzMash token that you will be able to take home with you at the end of the week. Make sure to bring a laptop and be...

Room: Portia / WisteriaTrack: KidzMashTags: System DesignFormat: KidzMash Divez
10:00 AM

A Kid's introduction to 3D Modeling (Wednesday)

Presented by: Brian Carnes
Time: Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This second session is a follow up where we get to make 3D models! Children must have a responsible adult present. We will work with a fully featured CAD application called Rhino3d and walk through the process of building a basic model from geometric shapes. We will explain the XYZ coordinate...

Room: Crown PalmTrack: KidzMashFormat: KidzMash Divez
10:30 AM

Let's Build a Clock!

Presented by: Steven Swenson
Time: Wednesday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

What time is it? It's time to get creative and make an actual clock! In this fun session every kid will be designing and creating their own clock. They get to plan and color the clock face any way they like. When they are done with the clock face, we will be adding a working clock movement to it....

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: HardwareFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
1:00 PM

Balloon Animals: Blowing things Up at Codemash

Presented by: Ilyana Smith
Time: Wednesday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

In this fun session, you’ll learn the basics of balloon animals, twisting your way to a variety of adorable creatures! We’ll bring the balloons if you’ll bring the imagination! Kidz of all ages are welcome (younger kidz – please assist your parents)! No experience necessary! You’ll leave...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Soft SkillsFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
1:30 PM

The Legend of CodeMash

Presented by: Christopher Judd
Time: Wednesday 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

In 1986, the iconic fantasy action-adventure game, The Legends of Zelda, was released to the fanfare of video gamers across the globe. Everybody loved the 2D quests that Link would go on to rescue Princess Zelda. In 2024, it is your turn to create a classic, The Legends of CodeMash, video game. In...

Room: Portia / WisteriaTrack: KidzMashTags: JavascriptFormat: KidzMash Divez
2:30 PM

A squishy Play-Doh intro to Electronics

Presented by: Damon Stamper
Time: Wednesday 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Learning electronics doesn't have to be hard. In fact it can be quite squishy! Come learn some simple electronics and play with Play-Doh along the way. You'll learn how to make creatures with glowing eyes, fire trucks with fading lights, and other fun creations! Electronic components taught will...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Hardware, Soft SkillsFormat: KidzMash Sessionz

Thursday

8:30 AM

A Kid's World of 3D printing and CAD (Thursday)

Presented by: Brian Carnes
Time: Thursday 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

This session is targeted for children. All ages of children are welcome based on their ability to enjoy the content being offered! Children must have a responsible adult present. We will talk about and watch videos about the exciting world of 3D printing. We will tour the 3D printer lab and look at...

Room: Crown PalmTrack: KidzMashFormat: KidzMash Divez
9:00 AM

Wizarding 101: Static Electricity Magic Tricks

Presented by: Sean Wedig
Time: Thursday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Learn the summoning charm, and make inanimate objects dance! Bend the flow of water without touching it! Summon a golem to do your bidding! Learn the infamous "Wingardium Leviosa", and make things levitate! Grab your wizarding robes, cheer for your house, control the very forces of nature with...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Career DevelopmentFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
9:30 AM

Doodle with "Logo" the turtle

Presented by: Umang Nahata
Time: Thursday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Learn how to program and draw using "Logo" the turtle. The Logo programming language was invented over thirty years ago to make it easier for kids to learn how to program computers. Kids will learn to draw shapes on their computer screen using the "Logo" turtle while learning to program and direct...

Room: Portia / WisteriaTrack: KidzMashTags: Soft SkillsFormat: KidzMash Divez
10:00 AM

A Kid's introduction to 3D Modeling (Thursday)

Presented by: Brian Carnes
Time: Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This second session is a follow up where we get to make 3D models! Children must have a responsible adult present. We will work with a fully featured CAD application called Rhino3d and walk through the process of building a basic model from geometric shapes. We will explain the XYZ coordinate...

Room: Crown PalmTrack: KidzMashFormat: KidzMash Divez
10:30 AM

Clay-tastic

Presented by: Alexis Glenn
Time: Thursday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

In this hands-on session, Kidz will learn about the different types of clay, what they are used for, and basic sculpting techniques. Kids will make their own sculpture with air-dry clay using their newfound skills.

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: .NETFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
1:00 PM

Product Thinking and Tinkering

Presented by: BJ Allmon
Time: Thursday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Do you aspire to be an inventor one day? Maybe you have lots of ideas and don't know what to do with them. You probably never heard of Frank Epperson, have you? But I bet you've heard of the popsicle, and he invented that when he was only 11 yrs old! You may have heard of Ben Franklin, one...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Career Development, Soft Skills, UI/UXFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
1:30 PM

What a Character!

Presented by: Matt "Kelly" Williams
Time: Thursday 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

What do games, stories, books, movies, and comics all have in common? Characters In this dive you will get hands on practice creating characters, from start to finish. Along the way you'll envision their world, family, friends, society, motivations, quirks, and more! Award winning comic book...

Room: Portia / WisteriaTrack: KidzMashTags: Career Development, Soft SkillsFormat: KidzMash Divez
2:30 PM

Light Up with Graphite!

Presented by: Erin Hanton
Time: Thursday 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM

Did you know you can make electrical circuits with all kinds of conductors, including the graphite in your pencils? In this session we'll learn a bit about electrical circuit basics and make some LEDs light up by experimenting with drawing some circuits on paper with regular graphite!

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: HardwareFormat: KidzMash Sessionz

Friday

8:30 AM

A Kid's World of 3D printing and CAD (Friday)

Presented by: Brian Carnes
Time: Friday 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

This session is targeted for children. All ages of children are welcome based on their ability to enjoy the content being offered! Children must have a responsible adult present. We will talk about and watch videos about the exciting world of 3D printing. We will tour the 3D printer lab and look at...

Room: Crown PalmTrack: KidzMashFormat: KidzMash Divez
9:00 AM

[KidzMash] Become a LEGO Master Builder With Teamwork!

Presented by: Thomas Haver
Time: Friday 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

LEGO(R) sets are amazingly fun to build, but who has attempted to build a complete set without looking at the instructions? In this session, the kidz & adults will form teams and try to build one of sixteen different Creator sets without the instructions. Only one person from each team will be able...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Career Development, Soft Skills, LeadershipFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
9:30 AM

Scrambled - Solving a Rubik's cube!

Presented by: Yajat Nahata
Time: Friday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Have you ever wondered why solving a Rubik's cube is so much fun yet challenging! In this session, I will share how I solve a 3x3x3 Rubik's cube using the beginner's method and making it fun and exciting. We will cover the history of the Rubik's cube and then move onto the basics such as the sides,...

Room: Portia / WisteriaTrack: KidzMashTags: Soft SkillsFormat: KidzMash Divez
10:00 AM

A Kid's introduction to 3D Modeling (Friday)

Presented by: Brian Carnes
Time: Friday 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

This second session is a follow up where we get to make 3D models! Children must have a responsible adult present. We will work with a fully featured CAD application called Rhino3d and walk through the process of building a basic model from geometric shapes. We will explain the XYZ coordinate...

Room: Crown PalmTrack: KidzMashFormat: KidzMash Divez
10:30 AM

Talking to the Astronauts: Amateur HAM Radio

Presented by: Laci Graham
Time: Friday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This interactive talk is open to anyone who is interested but suggested for older kids. In this talk we’ll learn about how radios work, how to get your amateur radio license, and we’ll talk to the astronauts in the International Space Station.

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: Hardware, System Design, ObservabilityFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
1:00 PM

Earthquake Challenge

Presented by: Andrew Potozniak
Time: Friday 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

What does it take to build a structure that can withstand a simulated earthquake with common house-hold items? During this session, kids will use their creativity and problem-solving skills to build structures to see how severe of an earthquake they can withstand on a shake-table. Kids will...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: ArchitectureFormat: KidzMash Sessionz
1:30 PM

It's time to walk the dog...at Kidzmash...with a yo-yo

Presented by: Connor Glenn
Time: Friday 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Yo-yos may be over 2000 years old but these tricks are trending. Kidz will become hands on experts on how to preform basic yo-yo tricks (including walk the dog) then learn modern and complex maneuvers using their own yo-yo.

Room: Portia / WisteriaTrack: KidzMashTags: .NETFormat: KidzMash Divez
2:30 PM

Prepare for the Eclipse!

Presented by: Steven Swenson
Time: Friday 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Attention budding astronomers!! In April there will be a total solar eclipse in the Eastern United States!!! This is a big deal, so let's get together and talk about what an eclipse is, when it will happen, and how to safely view it. AND we will also be building solar eclipse viewers from cardboard...

Room: Guava / TamarindTrack: KidzMashTags: HardwareFormat: KidzMash Sessionz