February MakerSpace Classes

drawing of a heart on paperValentine’s Day Cards

Tuesday, February 5
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Create a unique card to show your appreciation of that special someone in your life.

A variety of cardmaking supplies will be available for this self-guided craft.

For Teens and Adults

MakerSpace, Level 1

TinkerCad screen
TinkerCAD Design Basics

Wednesday, February 6
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

TCG Players in the Community RoomTCGplayer Card Games for Teens

Thursday, February 7
2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Whether you love trading card games or are just learning to play, this program is for you!

Join TCG Player for an afternoon of gaming fun.

For teens ages 12-18 only.

Community Room, Level 1

 Dungeons and Dragons being played in the MakerSpaceDungeons & Dragons for Newbies

Friday, February 8
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

Screen grab of TinkerCAD heart box designTinkerCAD: Design a Heart Box (advanced)

Wednesday, February 13
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Join us in the MakerSpace and design a 3D nametag!

Completing TinkerCAD Design Basics (on February 6) or prior knowledge of TinkerCAD is a requirement for this class. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

Planned Parenthood logoPlanned Parenthood Office Hours

Thursday, February 14 and 28
3:30 p.m.

Planned Parenthood educator Mallory will distribute brochures, fact sheets and give-a-ways, answer questions and talk to teens one-on-one about family planning, sexual health, sexually transmitted infections and HIV/AIDS, minors' rights and much more. All materials include information about where to access low-cost reproductive health care. If appropriate, referrals will be made to partner agencies for additional service needs. For Teens and Young Adults only, TeenSpace, Level 1

photo of 3d printed dungeons and dragons character3D Design Unique Dungeons & Dragons Characters

Wednesday, February 20
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Create your own Dungeons & Dragons character from scratch with Desktop Hero web-based software.

Completed figurines will be printed on MakerSpace’s Ultimaker 2+ 3D printers.

    • Learn how to play D&D on Feb. 8
    • Join the advanced campaign on Feb. 27
    • Or paint your figurines during Open Art Studio on Fridays

For Teens and Adults

MakerSpace, Level 1

 Rock paintingDIY Rock Painting

Thursday, February 21
11:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Join us in the MakerSpace for the decorative art of rock painting.

In this self-guided activity, we will provide you with all the supplies necessary to paint colorful designs that will brighten your home. Bring your own stones, or use the ones we provide for you (while supplies last).

For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

Playing Dungeons & Dragons in the MakerSpaceDungeons & Dragons Campaign

Wednesday, February 27
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

 LittleBits base boxlittleBits

Wednesday, February 27
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Explore the world of sounds with littleBits Synth kits.

Create pulses, sine waves, beats and othersynth sounds.

Come to this training to learn how to connect several littleBits modules to make instruments and create your own music. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

GarageBand, Logic Pro X and iMovie Basics

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Learn the basics of audio or video production in GarageBand and iMovie in this weekly, 15-minute long walk-in training. During the training, MakerSpace staff will teach you the basics of starting your GarageBand, Logic Pro X, or iMovie project and will point you to additional training resources available through Lynda.com. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

3D Printing
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
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

Open Art Studio
10:00 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. No registration necessary. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

Knitting with Anne!
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:

Audio Production with GarageBand and Logic Pro X Software

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

Video Production 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.

Beginner Loom Knitting

Learn how to use a loom for a variety of easy knitting projects. In this training we will show you how to get started with a knit hat project.

GarageBand en Español con Vidal

Aprende a usar los MakerSpace estudios y GarageBand en Español.