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MakerLab

151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
2035945003

September 2018

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

September 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

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Stitch It! Workshop: Zip Zip

September 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Sewing a zipper into a project is a useful skill. Our zippered oilcloth pouch will teach you how. This case is a handy item for pencils, make-up. art tools or bank deposits. Five seams creates the pouch with plenty of time to make a tassel pull. Open to five individuals (Must be at least eleven years in age and have been certified or already familiar with a sewing machine). Please register>>

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3D Printer Certification: Lulzbot

September 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This training session covers how to use the MakerLab’s newest 3D printer: the Lulzbot Mini! This class is open to those who have previously attended a 3D printer certification class on the MakerBot printers as well as those new to the MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printer. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects.…

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October 2018

3D Printer Certification: MakerBot

October 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn how to use the MakerBot 3D printers in our MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printers. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects. Please note that due to limited print time during classes, we will be unable to print other things. After attending this class, you will be able to reserve time on the…

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

October 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

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3D Printer Certification: Lulzbot

October 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This training session covers how to use the MakerLab’s newest 3D printer: the Lulzbot Mini! This class is open to those who have previously attended a 3D printer certification class on the MakerBot printers as well as those new to the MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printer. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects.…

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Halloween Stamp Making

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn how to use carving rubber and stamp carving tools to make a pumpkin, witch, ghost, or other spooky stamp. All supplies will be provided and can accommodate up to 12 people. For ages 8 to adult. REGISTER

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

October 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

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Google CS First Game Design Club

October 11 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Create your own video games in Scratch! Design and program video games using code, computer science & creativity. Learn important gaming and coding concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games. Each week we will learn about a different style of video game and create our own versions in Scratch. For grades 4-8. Registration is required. Meets Thursdays from October 11 – December 6 at 4:30. Please only register if you are able to commit to at least…

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Halloween Hand Embroidery

October 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Welcome October with a Halloween themed embroidery project. We will be learning basic embroidery stitches to make an candy corn pin . No sewing or embroidery experience needed. Felt, needles and floss will be provided. For ages 11-high school. Please register>>

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3D Printer Certification: MakerBot

October 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn how to use the MakerBot 3D printers in our MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printers. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects. Please note that due to limited print time during classes, we will be unable to print other things. After attending this class, you will be able to reserve time on the…

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Maker(Lab) Pumpkin Patch

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Happy Halloween! We're exploring different materials and ways to craft pumpkins. Drop-in to the MakerLab for pumpkin making stations using yarn, beads, paper and more. For ages 5-adult. Those under 8 will need adult assistance. Drop-in anytime between 10 and noon. No registration needed. Our projects: pompom pumpkins from orange and green yarn beaded pumpkins with pipe cleaners and pony beads paper plate Jack O'Lantern folded 3D paper pumpkin

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3D Printer Certification: Lulzbot

October 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This training session covers how to use the MakerLab’s newest 3D printer: the Lulzbot Mini! This class is open to those who have previously attended a 3D printer certification class on the MakerBot printers as well as those new to the MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printer. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects.…

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Light-Up Halloween Painting

October 16 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Paint a Halloween scene with LED lights incorporated into the design. We will start the class by painting our scenes. While the paint dries, learn about circuits and then add a parallel circuit using copper tape, LEDs, and coin batteries to light up the night. For 4th graders and older. Please register>>

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

October 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

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Google CS First Game Design Club

October 18 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Create your own video games in Scratch! Design and program video games using code, computer science & creativity. Learn important gaming and coding concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games. Each week we will learn about a different style of video game and create our own versions in Scratch. For grades 4-8. Registration is required. Meets Thursdays from October 11 – December 6 at 4:30. Please only register if you are able to commit to at least…

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3D Printer Certification: Lulzbot

October 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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This training session covers how to use the MakerLab’s newest 3D printer: the Lulzbot Mini! This class is open to those who have previously attended a 3D printer certification class on the MakerBot printers as well as those new to the MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printer. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects.…

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Harry Potter Arithmancy

October 19 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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"Arithmancy looks terrible" said Harry, picking up a very complicated-looking number chart. "Oh no, it's wonderful!" said Hermione earnestly. "It's my favorite subject!" Derived from the Greek words arithmos, meaning number, and mantei, meaning divination, arithmancy is the study of divination through numbers. Come explore the history of arithmancy and learn how to apply the numerology conversion table created by Agrippa to your name and see what the numbers have to say about you! Drop-in from 3:30-5. Fun for ages…

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3D Printer Certification: MakerBot

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn how to use the MakerBot 3D printers in our MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printers. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects. Please note that due to limited print time during classes, we will be unable to print other things. After attending this class, you will be able to reserve time on the…

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

October 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

Find out more »

3D Printer Certification: Lulzbot

October 24 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

This training session covers how to use the MakerLab’s newest 3D printer: the Lulzbot Mini! This class is open to those who have previously attended a 3D printer certification class on the MakerBot printers as well as those new to the MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printer. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects.…

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Google CS First Game Design Club

October 25 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Create your own video games in Scratch! Design and program video games using code, computer science & creativity. Learn important gaming and coding concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games. Each week we will learn about a different style of video game and create our own versions in Scratch. For grades 4-8. Registration is required. Meets Thursdays from October 11 – December 6 at 4:30. Please only register if you are able to commit to at least…

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3D Printer Certification: MakerBot

October 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn how to use the MakerBot 3D printers in our MakerLab. This session will cover how to change filament, find objects to 3D print, set up your print job and troubleshoot the printers. During the class, each participant can choose a sample object to print from several preselected projects. Please note that due to limited print time during classes, we will be unable to print other things. After attending this class, you will be able to reserve time on the…

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LEGO Mindstorms Challenge: Candy Thrower

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Working in small teams, build and program a robot using the library’s LEGO Mindstorms EV3 kits. For this month’s challenge, build and program a robot that will throw candy to our trick-or-treaters at the Library. For ages 9+. Please register>> Did you know that the Library has LEGO Mindstorms EV3 kits always available for play in the MakerLab? The kits are kept on the tall shelf in yellow boxes. Students are welcome to take down the kits and build and program robots.…

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

October 31 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

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November 2018

Google CS First Game Design Club

November 1 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Create your own video games in Scratch! Design and program video games using code, computer science & creativity. Learn important gaming and coding concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games. Each week we will learn about a different style of video game and create our own versions in Scratch. For grades 4-8. Registration is required. Meets Thursdays from October 11 – December 6 at 4:30. Please only register if you are able to commit to at least…

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

November 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

Find out more »

Google CS First Game Design Club

November 8 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Create your own video games in Scratch! Design and program video games using code, computer science & creativity. Learn important gaming and coding concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games. Each week we will learn about a different style of video game and create our own versions in Scratch. For grades 4-8. Registration is required. Meets Thursdays from October 11 – December 6 at 4:30. Please only register if you are able to commit to at least…

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

November 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

Find out more »

Google CS First Game Design Club

November 15 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Create your own video games in Scratch! Design and program video games using code, computer science & creativity. Learn important gaming and coding concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games. Each week we will learn about a different style of video game and create our own versions in Scratch. For grades 4-8. Registration is required. Meets Thursdays from October 11 – December 6 at 4:30. Please only register if you are able to commit to at least…

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

November 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

November 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

Find out more »

Google CS First Game Design Club

November 29 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Create your own video games in Scratch! Design and program video games using code, computer science & creativity. Learn important gaming and coding concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games. Each week we will learn about a different style of video game and create our own versions in Scratch. For grades 4-8. Registration is required. Meets Thursdays from October 11 – December 6 at 4:30. Please only register if you are able to commit to at least…

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December 2018

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

December 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

Find out more »

Google CS First Game Design Club

December 6 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Create your own video games in Scratch! Design and program video games using code, computer science & creativity. Learn important gaming and coding concepts while building racing games, mazes, and other fun games. Each week we will learn about a different style of video game and create our own versions in Scratch. For grades 4-8. Registration is required. Meets Thursdays from October 11 – December 6 at 4:30. Please only register if you are able to commit to at least…

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Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

December 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

Find out more »

Stitch It! Drop-In Knit & Crochet

December 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2018

MakerLab, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters and crocheters of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Never crocheted or knitted but want to learn? Needles, hooks, and yarn will be available for new learners.

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