Barrel of Makers is a group working to found Delaware's first makerspace: a community center where makers of different skill levels and ages can come together to build and showcase projects.  We share space, tools, and knowledge with one another.  Makerspaces are working to provide meaningful connection among generations and to make passion sustainable. We need one of these in New Castle County, and we need your help to make it into a reality.

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Recent Meetups

  • Yesterday · 6:45 PM

    Free Movie Screening

    8 makers

    Barrel of Makers is going to be at the Wilmington Film Festival! Come out for a free screening of Maker: A Documentary on the Maker Movement. The Wilmington Renaissance... Learn more
  • April 12 · 2:00 PM

    Maker Faire Brainstorm

    7 makers

    We want to get an early start on our Maker Faire project this year, but we don't know what we are going to make. Do you have any ideas? Come out to the Woodlawn Library... Learn more
  • April 9 · 12:00 PM

    Art Salad

    5 makers

    Are you new to Barrel of Makers and want to learn more about what we do? Do you know someone who might be interested in our community? On April 9th we are going to be... Learn more
  • April 8 · 7:00 PM

    Arduino Meetup

    4 makers | 2 Photos

    This is a Meetup for those who are tinkering with Arduino, or even Raspberry Pi to connect and share both their frustrations and discoveries. Much of the conversation... Learn more
  • March 29 · 2:00 PM

    Show and Tell

    5 makers

    Have you made something cool recently, but have no place to show it off? Are you unable to make your cool project because you are stuck on something a need some help? We... Learn more
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