Oakland Mills Middle School will demonstrate their Minecraft model of Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods

Oakland Mills Middle School will demonstrate their Minecraft model of Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods

You are invited to go Full STEAM Ahead

3:30 to 4:30, Tuesday, November 3rd

 Central Branch Library

Hands on With Computer Assisted Design:

Modeling with Minecraft & Beyond 

Modeling Merriweather Park in Minecraft: Oakland Mills Middle School

Teacher Michael Hobson's GT class modeled the Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods terrain and structures, including the Chrysalis, which is now under construction

Modeling the Chrysalis Structure:  27 year old Jordan Woodson

Jordan Woodson is a structural engineer working in the Washington office of the global and  highly regarded firm, ARUP. Jordan had primary responsibility for the steel and concrete structural engineering of the Chrysalis in Merriweather Park

Modeling the Chrysalis Canopy: Bill Zahner

Bill Zahner is an Artist, Engineer and Entrepreneur, leading 120 year old family business, A. Zahner Company, based in Kansas City, MO. Bill and his company have worked for many of the most respected architects in the world, and they are fabricating and installing the Chrysalis canopy, designed by New York based Marc Fornes of THEVERYMANY