December MakerSpace Events

3D printed chimney3D Printer Training

Saturday, December 1
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.

In this class you will go through the training necessary to use the Ultimaker 2+ 3D printers on your own. We will teach you how to safely print designs from pre-existing files and introduce you to MakerSpace policy regarding 3D printer usage and PLA filament costs. For Teens and Adults ages 16 & up, MakerSpace, Level 1

photo of hands holding a holiday card

Handmade Holiday Cards

Tuesday, December 4
11:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Make beautiful, handmade holiday cards to give to loved ones in your life! We will provide all the supplies necessary to make unique cards. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

3D printed reindeer3D Printed Gifts

Wednesday, December 5
2
:00 p.m.  – 2:30 p.m.

Select to print (or design your own with TinkerCad – prior experience necessary) 3D object that you can give away as a gift. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

Paper Beads with Janet DavisPhoto of paper beads

Friday, December 7
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Make beautiful and sturdy paper beads to use for craft and jewelry making! MakerSpace volunteer and experienced craftster Janet Davis will help lead this class. For Teens and Adults, Community Room, Level 1

Photo of people playing Dungeons & Dragons in the MakerSpaceDungeons & Dragons for Newbies

Friday, December 7
2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Learn to play Dungeons & Dragons at the library. Volunteers from TCG Player will be on hand to host special "pick up" games that will introduce new players to the structure and design of D&D. For Teens and Adults, Community Room, Level 1.

Jewelry Gifts: Necklaces, Bracelets and Earringsphoto of a bowl of wooden beads

Tuesday, December 11
3
:00 p.m.  – 4:00 p.m.

In this class you will learn how to make stylish necklaces, bracelets and earrings! We will provide beads and other supplies necessary to make unique, wearable designs. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

TinkerCad screen shotTinkerCAD Design Basics

Wednesday, December 12
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Add 3D modeling to your skill set by learning the concepts behind CAD (Computer Aided Design) in Tinkercad.

Participants will gain experience with design essentials for 3D modeling programs and learn how to make their ideas into a reality. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

photo of Dungeons and Dragons playing itemsDungeons & Dragons for Newbies

Friday, December 14
2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Learn to play Dungeons & Dragons at the library. Volunteers from TCG Player will be on hand to host special "pick up" games that will introduce new players to the structure and design of D&D. For Teens and Adults, Community Room, Level 1

3D Doodlers: Holiday DesignsA 3d doodler pen printed Christmas tree

Monday, December 17
11:30 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

3Doodler pens are a fun, new way to draw in 3D and showcase your creativity. A variety of seasonal themed templates will be available for your use. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

Dungeons & Dragons multi-sided diceDungeons & Dragons Campaign

Wednesday, December 19
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Are you a knowledgeable Dungeons & Dragons player? Or have you been to our introductory games and want to get to the next level? Join us for a monthly D&D program and build a lengthy campaign with the help of volunteers from TCG Player. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1.

GarageBand en Español con Vidal

Thursday, December 20
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Aprende a usar los MakerSpace estudios y GarageBand en Español. Para adolescentes y adultos, MakerSpace, Nivel 1.

3D printed holiday tree cookie cutter3D to Holiday Cookies

Monday, December 24
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Select from a variety of holiday themed & 3D printed cookie cutters to create unique cookies!

After selecting and cutting shapes in dough, we will then bake and decorate the cookies.

Come get your holiday spirit on!

For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

TinkerCad screen with snowman designTinkerCAD: Design a Snowman (advanced class)

Wednesday, December 26
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Join us in the MakerSpace for a Holiday-inspired 3D design class! Learn to design and print 3D-modeled snowmen in Tinkercad.

Completing TinkerCAD Design Basics (on December 12) or prior knowledge of TinkerCAD is a requirement for this class. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

New Year Walk-In Crafts

Monday, December 31
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

A variety of self-guided craft activities will be available for your enjoyment to help welcome in the New Year! For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

iMovie screen shotGarageBand and iMovie Basics

Wednesdays
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Learn the basics of audio or video production in GarageBand and iMovie in this weekly walk-in training.

During the 15-minute long training, the MakerSpace audio engineer will teach you the basics of starting your GarageBand project and will point you to additional training resources available through Lynda.com.

For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

3D Printing3D printer printing a robot

Wednesdays
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Join us on Wednesdays and print a small 3D object found on thingiverse.com! 3D prints will be handled on first come, first serve basis and will need to be picked up at a later point due to print time. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

Math Tutoring

Thursdays
3:00
p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Join MakerSpace volunteer Bill and brush up on your math skills. Please bring in questions or examples of the type of math problems that you need help with. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

PHoto of art suppliesOpen Art Studio

Fridays
10 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Stop by the MakerSpace every Friday and use a variety of art supplies to create artwork of your own choosing.

photo of patrons knitting with Anne

No registration necessary.

For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

Knitting with Anne!

Fridays
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

These classes are for both beginner and intermediate knitters! Yarn and needles are available, but feel free to bring your own. All ages welcome. No registration necessary. For Teens and Adults, Magazine Café, Level 1


By Appointment 

Please call 315-435-1813 or email ddrobnjak@onlib.org to schedule training on the following:

GarageBand Audio Software

GarageBand is a fully equipped music production software available on Macs in the MakerSpace studios. The software includes a complete sound library with instruments, presets for guitar and voice, and an incredible selection of session drummers and percussionists.

Video Basics and iMovie Software

Learn what’s available in the MakerSpace’s video studio for all of your video production needs.  Additionally, we will introduce you to iMovie software useful for editing video clips, adding titles, themes, music and effects such as fades and slides.

OtherMill and OtherPlan Software

Interested in using the OtherMill CNC milling machine to mill your own circuit boards and other projects out of wood and metal? This training will provide you with the experience necessary to operate the machine safely and knowledgeably, as well as how to use the OtherPlan software. Ages 16 and up.

Cricut Explore Air and Design Space Software

Cricut is an electronic cutting machine for DIY projects and crafts. It allows you to make projects with over 100 different materials including paper, adhesive vinyl and fabric. In this training we will show you how to initiate your project in Design Space software and send the file to Cricut.

Sewing Basics with Brother CS-6000i

Interested in learning how to use the Brother CS-6000i sewing machine for a variety of fabric projects? This training will cover the basics of threading the machine, winding the bobbin, and using computerized settings to produce unique sewing patterns.

3D Printing

Schedule an appointment to 3D print a small object found on Thingiverse.com!

3D Printer Training

In this appointment based training you will learn how to use the 3D printer on your own. Once you finish the training, staff will instruct you on where to purchase 3D printing supplies.

3D Modeling

Add 3D modeling to your skill set by learning the concepts behind CAD (Computer Aided Design). Participants will gain experience with design essentials necessary to create 3D objects.