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Photos by Alexa Burnell/22nd Century Media Tia Piraino, of Wilmette’s Codvers,e helps teach kids the ins and outs of coding at the inaugural Make Festival Feb. 23 at the Wilmette Public Library.
Maisie Rogers (right), of Wilmette, learns about basket weaving from librarian Eva Johnson.
Rick Flintz, from the Wilmette Park District, teaches arts and crafts.
Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter
5:00 am CST March 3, 2019
It wasn’t business as usual at the Wilmette Public Library on Feb. 23 due to more than 250 guests who poured into the building, uniting over their love of technology, art and design, during the inaugural Maker Festival.