Inspired by O'Reilly Media's Make: magazine >>
Also, be sure to check out craftzine.
Make: KC - Mini Maker Faires in association with:
For what its worth, this book popped up on a Tweet someone recommended.
DIY U: Edupunks, Edupreneurs, and the Coming Transformation of Higher Education
HMS Beagle Science Store - voted Coolest Store in Kansas City
Check out these local Maker friendly companies.
Check out these other great Maker Friendly groups:
Black Family Technology Awareness Association
LEARN Science & Math Club
KC Science INC
Omaha Maker Group - OMG