Big gift to be given away at Mini Maker Faire - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Big gift to be given away at Mini Maker Faire

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3D printing is all the rage, but the newest gadget doesn’t come cheap.   

For the second year, Acadian Robotics has donated a 3D printer that will be given away at the Baton Rouge Mini Maker Faire.   

The event is hosted by the East Baton Rouge Parish Main Library and it’s a lot like show-and-tell. There are a variety of booths that showcase the interesting and unique things people, or makers, do in this city.  

The booths range from crafters to scientists. There’s a little something for everyone.   

If that wasn’t interesting enough, let’s toss in a celebrity.   

Jamie Hyneman, one of the hosts of the popular show Mythbusters, will be at the event at 1 p.m. for a Q&A session.   

Mark your calendar for Saturday, Oct. 8, but more importantly, register today for your chance to win a cool new toy. Click here for more information on how to register.   

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