Dylanlit-2019edWe are pleased to announce our schedule for Community Open Maker Times.  Come and let your creative and technological juices flow!

Open Maker Times:  

Tuesdays 3:15 pm – 5:30 pm

Saturdays 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Fee:  $15/session or $50 for a 5 session pass.  (Fees for after-school times are already included in Pacem full-time tuition.)

Ages:  Youth and adults are welcome.  Children under 12 must be accompanied by their own supervising adult.

Let us know you’ll be there:  It’s helpful for our staffing purposes if you register before coming.  If you have not been to an orientation or open house, you must register before attending.

Our space is devoted to fostering creative and technological pursuits in a wide variety of media.  Documented educational benefits of such a space include the development of creativity, collaborative problem-solving skills, and technical knowledge; and it’s just cool!

Our equipment includes a Glowforge lasercutter, several 3D printers and sewing machines, a quilt frame, several computers, and more!  We are planning to host public after school and evening maker times and classes.

Members of the Montpelier community both young and old are invited to come together to design and build a variety of projects… the only limit is your imagination!  We are currently planning our schedule and programming for the fall.  If you are interested in using the makerspace, please fill out our questionnaire to let us know when you are available and what you are interested in.  We’ll post more information about open maker times and workshops as well as fees here, once we know them.

The Pacem Community Makerspace is made possible by a generous grant from the National Life Foundation, and equipment donations from the Vermont Family Network.

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