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Canceled - Open Studio & Limited Shop Access

Canceled - Open Studio & Limited Shop Access

In response to recommendations from Boulder County Public Health, and as a safety precaution to protect the community from the spread of the coronavirus, the City of Boulder will close all age well centers, libraries, recreation centers and the Ranger Cottage starting at 3 p.m. today, Friday, March 13. These closures and cancellations are in place until March 29, 2020, as more widespread testing becomes available and we can learn more about the spread of COVID-19.

Flatirons Golf Course, Boulder Reservoir and city parks will remain open for self-directed activities and continue to practice strong sanitation practices. Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) trails also will remain open.

All programs, services and outreach activities are canceled. Please do NOT return any library materials until April 30. All closures will remain in place until March 29, at which time we will reassess the situation. Additional information is available online.

Please check our calendar for future classes. Thank you for understanding.

 

Drop-in during this time to see the makerspace in action, learn about upcoming events, and get hands-on with a project of your own. Check in with a Creative Technologist to get started.

***ACCESS TO LASERS AND CNC ARE NOT PART OF OPEN STUDIO.*** Click here to learn about access to LASERS or CNC

  • Studio Access: includes Adobe Creative Suite, CorelDraw, & other design programs available on BLDG 61 computers; sewing machines; serger; rigid heddle looms; spinning wheels; vinyl cutter; electronics workbench; and more.
  • Woodshop: available on a first come, first serve basis to patrons seeking access to shop tools and woodworking advice. Please understand this is completely dependent on instructor availability and demand, and less dangerous tools will be easier to support (handwork, sanding, clamping, chopsawing, & finishing). Clothing policy applies.
  • 3D Printing Service: available during this time for drop off and pick up through a staff member. 

Please note: Adobe Suite is now installed on select computers in the main library, available during library hours.

Digital design tutorials are available here for Adobe Illustrator, CorelDraw, Inkscape, and more.

Youth 13 years old and younger must be accompanied by a responsible adult, no registration required.

All attendees must fill out our Acknowledgement of Risk and Release Form prior to use of makerspace.

Generously sponsored by the Boulder Library Foundation.

Date:
Tuesday, Mar 17 2020 Show more dates
Time:
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Time Zone:
Mountain Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
BLDG 61 Makerspace
Campus:
Main Library
Audience:
  Adult     Child     Teen  
Categories:
  Classes & Activities     Open Studio     STEAM