DIY Winter @ the Maker Space

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Due to high demand, we request that you only sign up for four (4) programs of this series. No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Make Your Own Gift Wrap – Register Wednesday, December 13, 6:30 PM Say goodbye to generic wrapping paper! Make one-of-a-kind gift wrap in the color of […]

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Jewelry Hour: Winter Classes

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Do you want to learn how to make jewelry? Join us for this regular drop-in program for adults. Morning and afternoon classes at both libraries are available. Use the library’s supplies or bring your own. Learn how to design and make your own jewelry, fix broken jewelry, the sky’s the limit! Barney Library Thursday, December […]

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Winter Morning Make-It Classes

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Due to high demand, we request that you only sign up for four (4) programs of this series. Take a break from the hustle and bustle this fall with these colorful & creative craft ideas! No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Holiday Cards – Register Thursday, December 7, 10:00 AM Get festive […]

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Small Furniture Painting Series @ the Maker Space

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In this program series, you will have the chance to try your hand at painting and distressing furniture. This is a three session series where you will learn new skills and have a great time! Please bring your own small furniture piece. Suggested items: small side table, picture or mirror frame, step stool, small trunk, […]

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Maker Space Blog: Favorite 3D Printing Videos

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Trying to explain what 3D printing is can be a very tricky task. As librarians here at the Farmington Libraries, we are very lucky to be immersed in new, emerging technology on a daily basis, so it is easy for us to understand how things like 3D printing works, and exactly what it is capable […]

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DIY Fall @ the Maker Space

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Due to high demand, we request that you only sign up for two (2) programs of this series. No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Hot Glue Resistance Painting – Register Wednesday, September 27, 6:30 PM Use a hot glue gun to outline a design on canvas, then add watercolor paint […]

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Silhouette Cameo for Beginners @ the Maker Space

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Tuesday, September 26 10:00 AM Maker Space Learn the basics of the Silhouette Cameo and create a decorative keepsake to bring home or share with a friend! The Silhouette Cameo is an electronic cutter that uses a small blade to cut various materials. In this class, you will learn how to use it to make things […]

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Fall Morning Make-It Classes

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Due to high demand, we request that you only sign up for four (4) programs of this series. Take a break from the hustle and bustle this fall with these colorful & creative craft ideas! No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). DIY Mini Notebooks – Register Thursday, September 7, 10:00 AM […]

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Maker Space Blog: Farmington Retold Podcast

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A few months ago, I tried creating a unique blog post using the Maker Space’s iMac and Blue’s Yeti USB Microphone to experiment with creating and editing audio and vocal narration. Using a combination of our Maker Space equipment and audio editing software, patrons have the potential to create their own podcasts right here in […]

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DIY Summer @ the Maker Space

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Due to high demand, we request that you only sign up for four (4) programs of this series. No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Ages 12+ (ADULTS TOO!). Tie-Dye Bookmarks – Register Wednesday, June 21, 6:30 PM Just in time for summer reading, make a tie-dye bookmark with all your favorite colors using sharpies and rubbing […]

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