Civic Nebraska's THINK MAKE CREATE mobile labs provide a transportable platform to serve any group, organization, or event with high-quality, hands-on STEAM activities. The labs are dynamic units with the capacity to carry customized extended-learning programming for all ages.



Complete Lessons Include:

Paper Circuits ~ Urban Field Guides ~ Strawkets ~ K’NEX ~ LEGOS ~ Visual Art ~
Textile Art ~ Cardboard Building ~ Drones ~ Virtual Reality ~ Much More

THINK MAKE CREATE programming teaches children the eight habits of mind – to observe, express, engage and persist; to envision, stretch, explore and reflect – and to understand the world around them. Our mobile labs also help youth develop a growth mindset and become lifelong learners.

For more information or to book a THINK MAKE CREATE mobile lab, contact Chris McCurdy,  THINK MAKE CREATE coordinator.

[VIDEO]: Extended Learning On Wheels

Activity Guides

Feature a THINK MAKE CREATE mobile lab at

After-school programs ~ Faith-based programs and events ~ Birthday parties ~ Block parties ~ Family reunions ~ Daycares and preschools ~ Vacation Bible School ~ Girl Scout and Boy Scout events ~ Camps

... or anywhere you can drive a truck!


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    1111 Lincoln Mall Suite 350, Lincoln NE 68508
  • Omaha Office
    6400 University Dr., N CEC 117.12, Omaha NE 68182-0708
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After School Programs

  • Sherman Elementary School

    5618 N 14th Ave.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Lewis and Clark Middle School

    6901 Burt St.
    Omaha, NE 68132

  • Lothrop Elementary School

    3300 N. 22nd St.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Campbell Elementary School

    2200 Dodge St.
    Lincoln, NE 68521

  • Lincoln High School

    2229 J St.
    Lincoln, NE 68510

  • Lincoln Northeast High School

    2635 N. 63rd St.
    Lincoln, NE 68507

  • Randolph Elementary School

    1024 S. 37th St.
    Lincoln, NE 68510