Welcome to Tinkers & Thinkers 2020 

Saturday, September 12, 2020 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm



Hello Tinkers & Thinkers!
We are soooo excited to have had over 900 registered participants and over 1,800 families online together for our very special 2020 edition of our Tinkers & Thinkers Innovation Faire. We appreciated your patience as we navigated through our very first online event and hope you had as much fun as we did!


Thank you for tinkering with us! We hope you will keep tinkering at home. Please see our EVENT ACTIVITIES pages for how-to videos and additional project resources!

Happy Tinkering!

Event Updates

If you were unable to pick up your box, they will be available for pick up at the Friends of the Pleasant Hill Library's new book store in downtown Pleasant Hill on Tuesday after the live event. See bookstore hours and location here

Miss any of the live build activities? Visit our EVENT ACTIVITIES PAGE on Saturday (9/12) afternoon to view how-to videos and links to the activity projects so you can still tinker from home! 

We want to hear from ya'll! After the event, please take our online survey

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About Tinkers & Thinkers

Modeled on other Bay Area Makers Fairs and a series of "Innovation Nights" at the Pleasant Hill Library, Tinkers and Thinkers is celebrating its fourth year! All ages are invited to engage with a variety of "hands-on" make-at-home activities and marvel at the innovations and virtual displays presented by local organizations, educators and entrepreneurs! Tinkers & Thinkers is an event to bring inspiration, creativity, and innovation to our community & beyond!

Tinkers & Tinkers is brought to you through the collaborative (and super fun) partnership of Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District and the Pleasant Hill Library! Teamwork is dream work!  

Thank you to our event sponsors, Republic Services and Friends of the Pleasant Hill Library!

Event Activities

Attendees of all ages will have an opportunity make fun S.T.E.M. hands-on projects from home and watch live S.T.E.M. presentations . Prepared to be WOW-ed!

Contact Us

Have a burning question about the universe or have a question after the event?


Please send us an email, we rarely bite.