Stilts, Fidgets and Casting! ADDED Summer Workshops!

Fidget Fabrication!  June 26-30, 9:30 AM - noon, Ages 10+ Use the resources in the workshop (plus your creative spin) to design and then create hand held fidgets, stress relievers and toys. Think things like: spinners, putty, slime, balls and rings!  . Stilt Building...

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Builder’s Brunch: Mother’s Day Edition

Build your own brunch (waffle bar with fresh fruit and other yummy toppings plus coffee, tea and juice) then head into the shop and build an inedible project, too! Join us to Make things like: jewelry, garden sculptures, elf houses and buttons. Mother's Day, Sunday...

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WELCOME TO SUMMER AT LEONARDO’S BASEMENT We are excited to present our schedule of summer classes. Every year instructors dream up ideas for classes after watching and listening to you during the previous year. They will encourage you to design and build engineering,...

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Children between the ages 6-12 find informal and playful environments at Leonardo’s Basement where curiosity, imagination, and experimentation are encouraged.


Independence and identity sum up the needs of teens. Leonardo’s Basement provides increasing control over the direction and execution of their projects and facilitate their interests by providing resources and adult guidance as needed.


Family programs at Leonardo’s Basement include weekend classes, workshops community events, and free open houses.


Studio Bricolage is a creative playground for adults at Leonardo’s Basement. Classes and clubs include electronics, metal working, wood working, car maintenance, and more.

Leonardo’s Basement
150 West 60th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55419

Phone: 612-824-4394
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