Inspired by O'Reilly Media's Make: magazine >>
Also, be sure to check out craftzine.
Make: KC - Mini Maker Faires in association with:
From Collin's Lab: USB Hacking with Arduino.
Shields that allow an Arduino to act as a USB Host from Circuits@Home.
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