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Welcome to SJM Makerspace

Welcome to SJM Makerspace blog. We hope to share all of the fun things we are making, doing and learning each week in Makerspace and in our Middle School Genius Hour.

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Food Collection Service Project

The Crew boxed the food collected by our younger Cub Scout friends.  We packed up over 200 boxes of food for the St. Louis Area Foodbank. After we finished boxing food we gathered for a reflection on poverty. We learned how the deck ia stacked against the less fortunate, making it difficult to escape the […]

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Serve St. Louis 2014

Four members of The Crew and two adults participated in Serve St. Louis, a day of service throughout the community organized by local churches. Our group participated in a “Rake and Run”. They raked yards and then moved on to a new yard.

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STL 250 Mass and Ice Cream Social

We went to the Cathedral Basilica for a Mass celebrating the feast of  St. Louis on the 250th anniversary of our city. Afterwards we enjoyed Ted Drewes ice cream with Bishop Rice at a service fair where we learned about service opportunities in our area

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Muny Free Seats

We sat in the free seats and enjoyed a performance of Tarzan on a beautiful July evening. Then we returned a few weeks later to watch performance of Seussical the Musical. Oh the thinks you can think!

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Weekend at Swift Lodge

We went to Swift Lodge for an overnight. Despite the damp weather we did some hiking and even some canoeing and sandcastle building. There was also plenty of time for electronics, movies, and social games.