Join us for after-school fun! This program is designed to challenge and inspire students through fun, hands-on electronics projects crafted to promote interest and competency in science, technology, engineering, art, math, and design (the STEM / STEAM disciplines). The experiences foster excitement, curiosity, and an interest in learning by encouraging students to think of themselves as engineers and inventors!
This fully functional miniature steam engine was fabricated by MakerLab member, Chris Johnson - mostly as a way to familiarize himself with our Tormach [...]
Since taking the helm in April, Executive Director Wayne LaBar, a 30-year veteran in the business, has set about implementing what the center is calling the "Four Corners Transformation" campaign, which seeks to turn the center into a regional player.
Do you like to make things? For about a year now, Durango's own MakerLab has been helping local makers, like you, create their best work.
The Powerhouse is pleased to announce the first annual Powerhouse Maker Honorees. The Powerhouse Maker Honorees are a select group of individuals and organizations that are emblematic of the ingenuity, perseverance, ability to innovate, succeed and survive in the Four Corners area in the fields of science, technology, engineering, math and education. These are individuals and organizations that lead by example and provide models for others in our community and in our world.
The Powerhouse is throwing its second annual PowerFall Ball, and you are invited! Saturday, September 8, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM. We will be celebrating Maker Honorees, unveiling exciting new plans for the future, and of course, singing and dancing the night away with the Colorado Keys dueling pianos group! Join us!
The Bank of the San Juans and Durango Land and Homes present Durango Says, “Thank You!” Please join us to honor and thank the people [...]
Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Service is going to celebrate America’s most-loved works of fiction with local events in Durango this summer, and they are partnering [...]
Durango, CO - The Powerhouse Science Center's Board of Directors approved the selection of Wayne LaBar as the new Executive Director of the science center. [...]
What are YOU doing this summer?! Spend a week experimenting with us this summer. Our hands-on science camps let kids create sticky concoctions, bust [...]