Makerspace: The Sandbox

INTRODUCING THE SANDBOX

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Our makerspace is now called The Sandbox and our motto is: Explore. Create. Do.

We are located in the Information Services Department of the library where the old computer lab used to be. In The Sandbox, you’ll find a 3D printer, art supplies of all kinds, jewelry making supplies, electronic circuitry boards, and so much more.

New Hours

  • Tuesday-Thursday- 3:00-7:30 PM
  • Saturdays-1:00-4:00 PM

Ages

The Sandbox is open to patrons is grades 6 through 12 and adults.  Patrons in grades K-5 may attend programs with Miss Garnet.


ONGOING ACTIVITIES

March Programs:

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Weekly Activities

  • Retro Crafts- June 19 & 20 at 3-5:30pm
  • Bling Week-June  26 & 27 at 3-5:30pm
  • Galaxy Week-July 3,5,7 at 11am-1pm & 3pm-5pm
  • K-Pop Week-July 10, 11, 12 at 11am-1pm & 3pm-5pm
  • Virtual Reality Week- July 17, 18, 19 at 11am-1pm & 3pm-5pm  |  July 21 at 1-3pm
  • Drones-July 24, 25/ Sunprints- July 25 at 11am-1pm & 3pm-5pm  |  Chalk Art at 1-3pm
  • Robot Mini Golf-July 31, Aug 1,2 at 11am-1pm & 3pm-5pm  |  Aug 4 at 1-3pm

MAKE IT MONDAYS

Programs are open to students in grades 3-6. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Slime-July 2 | 1pm-3pm
  • Perler Beads- July 9 | 1-3pm
  • Make a Scene-July 16 | 1-3pm
  • Meltdown Art- July 23 | 1-3pm
  • Sharpie Tie Dye-July 30 | 1-3pm
  • Shrinky Dinks-Aug 2 | 1-3pm
  • Upcycled Books- Aug 9 | 1-3pm
  • Window Clings – Aug 20 | 1-3pm

 



MONDAY CRAFTS

These programs are open to adults aged 18 and up.  All programs require pre-registration and they fill up fast.  Programs are Mondays from 6:30-8pm.  Please register here.

  • Coloring -June 25 | 6:30-8pm
  • Flower Crowns-July 9 | 6:30-8pm
  • Modge Podge Tea Light- July 23 | 6:30-8pm
  • Paper Rose-Aug 6 | 6:30-8pm
  • Suminagashi Marbling -Aug 20 | 6:30-8pm