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3D Printer Certification: MakerBot

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

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
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Altered Book Group: Pop Up Snowflakes

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

Altered book journaling is a form of mixed media artwork that changes a book from its original form into a poetic and creative form. You are welcome to continue work on individual projects or try to make some pop up snowflakes! This teen group meets monthly to explore many poetic and artistic techniques! Grades 5-12.
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3D Printer Certification: Lulzbot

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

This training session covers how to use the the Lulzbot Mini 3D Printer. 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
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Maker(Lab) Gifts: Holiday Cards

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

Make a one-of-a-kind gift for a family member or friend in the MakerLab this month. For the second session of the Maker(Lab) Gifts series, design holiday cards.  Art supplies, beads, buttons and more will be available. Learn to use the Cricut machine to precisely cut paper shapes.  Follow along with pre-made examples or let your
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Middle School Code Club: Festive Light Show

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

Middle School Code Club meets once a month to dive into a fun coding project. This month, we will be using Arduinos to program a festive light and music show featuring Jingle Bells. After a quick introduction to Arduionos, we will code LEDs to blink to the notes of Jingle Bells as a piezo speaker
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K’NEX Open Build for Grades 3-6

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

We’re bringing out the K’NEX set for an afternoon of free build. Help build the Big Ball Factory or work on your own design. The Big Ball Factory is a 5' tall structure featuring four possible paths of loops and turns for a ball to roll down. No registration needed. Drop-in for grades 3-6 any
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Maker(Lab) Gifts: Macramé

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

Make a one-of-a-kind gift for a family member or friend in the MakerLab this month. For the first session of the Maker(Lab) Gifts series, learn how to tie basic knots then practice your new skills with three macramé projects: a keychain, hanging planter and tree ornament. For families with children 8 and older. Projects are
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3D Printer Certification: MakerBot

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

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
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