For readers local to my home area you may be interested in this exciting and free event in Ottawa this weekend. Full details can be found on the Artengine website. The essential details are:
Dates and times: Nov. 6th and Nov 7th, 12pm to 6pm.
Location: Arts Court 2 Daly Ave. Ottawa, ON K1N 6E2
If you are not sure what makers do or what goes on at a Maker Faire take a look at this video of the 2010 Kansas City Mini Maker Faire