May MakerSpace Events

Playing games with TCGPlayersSafe Place to Game with TCGplayer

Thursdays, May 9 & 16, 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Please note: No event on May 2! 

Whether you love trading card games or are just learning to play, or wish to test your skills against other video game players, this program is for you!

Join TCGplayer for an afternoon of gaming fun. For teens ages 12-18 only. Community Room, Level 1

Planned Parenthood logoPlanned Parenthood Office Hours

Thursday, May 9 and 23, 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

Dungeons & Dragons in the MakerspaceDungeons & Dragons for Newbies

Friday, May 10, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Learn to play Dungeons & Dragons at the library.

Teachers from TCGplayer 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

Flowers in Flower potsGardening 101: Flowers

Saturday, May 11, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Join Walter in the MakerSpace and learn how to plant flowers just in time for Mother’s Day!

After you plant your seeds, you can either take them with you or leave them in the MakerSpace’s greenhouse to germinate and harden before taking them home.

Seeds and soil will be provided. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1

Boondoggle flowerBoondoggle Designs

Wednesday, May 22, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Learn how to create designs and objects out of boondoggle in this fun class. For Teens and Adults, MakerSpace, Level 1.

Dungeons and Dragons characters and diceDungeons & Dragons Campaign

Wednesday, May 22, 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, Community Room, Level 1

Garageband screen shotGarageBand, Logic Pro X and iMovie Basics

Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

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

3d printed robot3D Printing

Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Join us on Wednesdays and print a small 3D object found on! 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 tutoringMath for GED/TASC and Tutoring

Thursdays, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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

Art SuppliesOpen Art Studio

Fridays, 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 AnneKnitting with Anne!

Fridays, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Please note: No knitting on May 3 or May 10!  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 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!

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.