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Today @ the MakerSpace

December 9, 2018
  • Animation Meetup

    December 9, 2018  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    This is a FREE weekly cartooning and animation workshop for hobbyists, students, and professionals.

    Team up with others to work on a project or work on your own.

    ALL AGES WELCOME!

    *No drawing or animation experience is required.

    We have paper, pencils, and laptops available for use.

    The animation program that we are using (OpenToonz) is free https://opentoonz.github.io/e/ download it and bring your own laptop if you have one.

    Also, feel free to come and just draw, sketch, or color.

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  • BOD meeting

    December 9, 2018  6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenbelt MakerSpace, 125 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD 20770, USA

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Our Hours

 Monday – 4:30 pm – 9:00 pm | Tuesday – 4:30 pm–9:00 pm | Wednesday – 4:30 pm–9:00 pm | Thursday – 4:30 pm–9:00 pm 
Friday – 4:30 pm–9:00 pm | Saturday – 10:00 am–4:00 pm | Sunday – 10:00 am–4:00 pm

We’re Looking for Volunteers!

The MakerSpace is converting to become owned and operated by a community co-op, the new Greenbelt Makerspace Cooperative, Inc. (GMCI). For more information or to get involved in helping draft our policies and procedures, please complete the form below.

Managing the Cooperative and operating the MakerSpace facilities and programs is a lot of work. Please contact us online or in person if you have the time and interest in any of the following areas:

  • Board of Directors (Co-op members only)
  • Audit committee (Co-op members only)
  • Advisory board
  • Membership committee
  • Finance committee
  • Facilities committee
  • Sci/Tech Programs committee
  • Arts/Crafts Programs committee
  • Public Relations committee
  • Events committee
  • Host or instructor
Volunteer With Us

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Recent Posts

Arduino Project/Class

Come and learn how to program the latest in mini-computers. An Arduino is an open-source electronics platform based on easy-to-use hardware and software. Learn from Rick Pries, an Arduino expert, who specializes in interactive projects. An Arudino is an inexpensive, small computer that can be the brains behind any project. [...]

By | December 2nd, 2018|Categories: Adult, Blog It, Classes, Coding, Front Page, MakerSpace Facility, Programming|0 Comments

Home School Makers!

By | November 28th, 2018|Categories: Blog It, Classes, Front Page, Home School, MakerSpace Facility|

New at Greenbelt Makerspace: Home School Makers! 3rd through 5th-grade students: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM. The premiere session starts January 8th! Check out the the year's goals: Building a community. From origami and its sister kirigami to papermechtronics, from circuitry to using code to [...]

Come Slime with us! – Tuesday Novermber 6, 2018

By | October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog It, Camps, Classes, event, Front Page, Just For Kids, Workshop|

Join us for Slime Camp! Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 is Election day and we are hosting a one day, Slime Camp. The camp will run from 8:30 am till 3:30 pm. There will be no before or after care. The Cost is $55.00 per child. Hurry, Space is limited! Activities [...]

Fermentation Fans Meetup!

By | October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog It, Front Page, MakerSpace Facility, Meetups|Tags: |

The fourth Friday of the month (from 7 - 9 p.m.) fans of fermented foods and drinks meet up to talk about preparing fermented ... , er, nourishment.  We talk, share what we've made, and make plans for the next thing.  We host a variety of activities on Friday evenings [...]

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The MakerSpace is converting to become owned and operated by a community co-op

Membership signup is now open

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What is MakerSpace?

The Greenbelt Makerspace is a non-profit activity center located at 125 Centerway, Greenbelt MD 20770. If you know Old Greenbelt, we are on Roosevelt Center Plaza next to the City Theatre. We opened in April of 2013 and have worked hard to develop resources and programs to engage our members in activities related to science, technology, arts, and crafts. As of 2014, membership in the facility is free. We depend on voluntary donations from “sustaining members”, and general donations, grants, and sponsorships. GreenSTEMs Inc., a non-profit Maryland corporation formed by Eva Fallon and George Boyce in 2010.

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Spring Maker Festival
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