• Adventures in Jewelry Making: Bohemian "Wrap"sody

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    $20.00

    REGISTER AT DECATURMAKERS.ORG

    In the Bohemian "Wrap"sody installment of her jewelry making adventures, Virginia will lead participants in crafting their own beautiful leather, gemstone, and glass dangle necklace.
    The $20 class fee includes all supplies and components..
    Suggested experience prerequisite: Knowledge of how to use basic jewelry making pliers and familiarity with craft and/or artistic wire.
    For ages 13+. Maximum 9 Participants: Minimum 5. Fees will be refunded if minimum not met.

  • Decatur Makers Open Build Night

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    To officially register for this event, please visit our internal events calendar at: https://decaturmakers.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/decaturmakers/publicaccess/eventCalendarBig.jsp and click on the Open Build Night event you would like to attend.

    We are now back to hosting IN-PERSON open build nights on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 7-9 PM!

    Masks are optional for this event.

    We will be monitoring the number of makers inside the Space, and reserve the right to restrict access and/or to ask attendees to disperse during the event. Thank you for your patience should you need to wait a few minutes for a tour.

    Open Build Night is a great time to bring questions about Decatur Makers, tour our makerspace, and a chance meet others who have the same passion.

    If you would like to work on a project, please let us know some details beforehand by registering for the event. Certain tools and pieces of equipment are restricted for use and required the assistance of a trained volunteer. We endeavor to have volunteers available, but it is not always possible to work on or complete all projects.

    This is for makers of all ages, skill sets, and interests.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

    To officially register for this event, please visit our internal events calendar at: https://decaturmakers.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/decaturmakers/publicaccess/eventCalendarBig.jsp and click on the Open Build Night event you would like to attend.

  • Fusion 360: 101 - 3D printing and CNC toolpaths

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    Sign up on our Decatur Makers Calendar!

    Join us while we introduce attendees to the basics of 3D design in a CAD/CAM program, but mainly focus on preparing those designs for 3D printing and creating tool paths for our 3D printers and CNC milling machine at Decatur Makers.
    This is a great opportunity to get introduced to a new skill or refine your skills if you are learning on your own!

    Decatur Makers
    Free
    This will be a recurring class, every third Saturday of the month.

  • Decatur Makers Open Build Night

    Needs a location

    To officially register for this event, please visit our internal events calendar at: https://decaturmakers.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/decaturmakers/publicaccess/eventCalendarBig.jsp and click on the Open Build Night event you would like to attend.

    We are now back to hosting IN-PERSON open build nights on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 7-9 PM!

    Masks are optional for this event.

    We will be monitoring the number of makers inside the Space, and reserve the right to restrict access and/or to ask attendees to disperse during the event. Thank you for your patience should you need to wait a few minutes for a tour.

    Open Build Night is a great time to bring questions about Decatur Makers, tour our makerspace, and a chance meet others who have the same passion.

    If you would like to work on a project, please let us know some details beforehand by registering for the event. Certain tools and pieces of equipment are restricted for use and required the assistance of a trained volunteer. We endeavor to have volunteers available, but it is not always possible to work on or complete all projects.

    This is for makers of all ages, skill sets, and interests.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

    To officially register for this event, please visit our internal events calendar at: https://decaturmakers.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/decaturmakers/publicaccess/eventCalendarBig.jsp and click on the Open Build Night event you would like to attend.

  • Family Build Night

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    Family Build Night is geared towards our littlest makers, age 6-10 years old and their families and we provide 2-3 different hands-on STEAM activities.

    We're excited to be back in-person! Masks are required for everyone, regardless of your vaxx status. And we will be hosting this event outside, so please dress for the weather!

    All project supplies are free, but donations are welcome.

    This is a drop-in event. Come for the whole time or just a bit. Bring your dinner and hang out if that helps you get here!

    Parents/Guardians must stay at Decatur Makers with their kiddos. It is FAMILY Build night after all.

  • Decatur Makers Open Build Night

    Needs a location

    To officially register for this event, please visit our internal events calendar at: https://decaturmakers.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/decaturmakers/publicaccess/eventCalendarBig.jsp and click on the Open Build Night event you would like to attend.

    We are now back to hosting IN-PERSON open build nights on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 7-9 PM!

    Masks are optional for this event.

    We will be monitoring the number of makers inside the Space, and reserve the right to restrict access and/or to ask attendees to disperse during the event. Thank you for your patience should you need to wait a few minutes for a tour.

    Open Build Night is a great time to bring questions about Decatur Makers, tour our makerspace, and a chance meet others who have the same passion.

    If you would like to work on a project, please let us know some details beforehand by registering for the event. Certain tools and pieces of equipment are restricted for use and required the assistance of a trained volunteer. We endeavor to have volunteers available, but it is not always possible to work on or complete all projects.

    This is for makers of all ages, skill sets, and interests.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

    To officially register for this event, please visit our internal events calendar at: https://decaturmakers.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/decaturmakers/publicaccess/eventCalendarBig.jsp and click on the Open Build Night event you would like to attend.

  • Wood & Glass

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    $125.00

    SPOTS AVAILABLE- SIGN UP ON OUR WEBSITE

    Wood & Glass gives you the opportunity to make a box from wood and top it with a glass lid. This is a 2 day workshop, $125 total. See our website for full details!
    On the first day of the workshop, you will meet your instructor Cathy at Decatur Makers where you will construct a 5x7 or 6x6 box set up with a drop in or slide in lid. This workshop will run on October 28 from 6-9pm. Your box package will come with 2 book matched pieces of wood plus a bottom piece of plywood to make your box. You must have taken WW 101 or be cleared to use the sawstop.
    During the second workshop, you will meet instructor Lisa at Fused Light Studio to create your glass lid. Participants will design, cut, and shape glass for their box lid. The glass pieces will be fused together in a kiln and ready for pickup on Monday. For those choosing drop-in lids, there are many options for a knob. An additional fee of $10 for the knob can be paid to Lisa the day of the workshop. This workshop will run on October 29 from 1-4pm. Fused Light Studio is located at 186 Rio Circle, in the back part of the building shared with Southern Sweets Bakery.

  • Decatur Makers Members-Only meeting

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    Members of Decatur Makers meet monthly to conduct business, share updates, and make plans for future awesomeness. This meeting is ONLY for paying members of the Decatur Makers makerspace.

  • Decatur Makers Open Build Night

    Needs a location

    To officially register for this event, please visit our internal events calendar at: https://decaturmakers.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/decaturmakers/publicaccess/eventCalendarBig.jsp and click on the Open Build Night event you would like to attend.

    We are now back to hosting IN-PERSON open build nights on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 7-9 PM!

    Masks are optional for this event.

    We will be monitoring the number of makers inside the Space, and reserve the right to restrict access and/or to ask attendees to disperse during the event. Thank you for your patience should you need to wait a few minutes for a tour.

    Open Build Night is a great time to bring questions about Decatur Makers, tour our makerspace, and a chance meet others who have the same passion.

    If you would like to work on a project, please let us know some details beforehand by registering for the event. Certain tools and pieces of equipment are restricted for use and required the assistance of a trained volunteer. We endeavor to have volunteers available, but it is not always possible to work on or complete all projects.

    This is for makers of all ages, skill sets, and interests.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

    To officially register for this event, please visit our internal events calendar at: https://decaturmakers.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/decaturmakers/publicaccess/eventCalendarBig.jsp and click on the Open Build Night event you would like to attend.

  • Girls Maker Club

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    Check out the Decatur Makers calendar to sign up!

    Girls Makers Club!

    Sunday, July 3,[masked]PM-3PM

    This is a FREE event the first Sunday of the month for all middle school aged girls!

    New projects every month!
    Including mold-making, resin casting, using power tools for woodworking, screen printing an dmuch more!

    Bring friends and make new ones!
    It's fun! It's for girls! Join Us!

    For more info contact [masked]