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Sewing Basics (In Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

Learn to use a sewing machine in this class taught by instructor Abby Walker. This introductory class session will teach participants the parts of the machine and their uses, how to wind a bobbin and thread the machine, uses of different stitches, and safety habits. For ages 12+. All participants are strongly encouraged to wear
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Maker Mornings: Bee Crafts! (In Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

Join us for bee-related crafts using our MakerLab tools and skills!  Learn about bees in the fall as you work through four craft stations with your family.  Crafts will include a project on the Cricut machine, a DIY beeswax cloth wrap, fun with yarn and a bee water station. Projects are intended for families with
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Open Tech (In Person)

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

Open Tech are drop-in hours for one-on-one technology reference services. Drop-in hours will run from 2:00-4:00 PM every Wednesday afternoon. All technology questions, queries and interests are welcome. From questions about Twitter, email or a new smart phone to help with photo editing, or ebooks, get one-on-one assistance and discover online tools and tutorials with
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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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Middle School Code Club: NASA’s APIs

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 exploring NASA's APIs. NASA openly shares data through APIs that enable developers to incorporate this data into their programs. For grades 5-8. Please register>>

Sewing Basics

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

Learn to use a sewing machine on your own in this class taught by instructor Abby Walker. This introductory class session will teach participants the parts of the machine and their uses, how to wind a bobbin and thread the machine, uses of different stitches, and safety habits. After attending this class, you will be
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Stitch It! Project: Tea Cozy

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

ONCE UPON A TEAPOT… There was beautiful cozy which you can easily sew if you come to the next sewing workshop. Make sure your pot stays hot by creating a colorful padded cover during our class. Participants must have been certified or already familiar with a sewing machine. For adults and teens ages 11+. Please
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CANCELLED: Typing Tuesday For Grades 3+

MakerLab 151 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

All programs for the month of March are cancelled.  If you would like to practice typing from home, please email Laura at [email protected] for a login to Typing Club. Master the computer keyboard! Gain a greater comfort with the home row or work to improve your touch typing. Play typing games & speed type to
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