What we're about

The Makerspace is a place where people can come to create, learn, collaborate, innovate, play, and have fun with the help of tools and resources provided by the library. All kinds of makers are welcome, whether they work with electronics, yarn, words, music, fabric, video cameras, computer code, colored pencils – almost anything. Really. If you want to try new things, acquire new skills, encounter new technologies and art forms, and meet people who share your creative impulses, the Makerspace will be a great place for you.

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Internet Self-Defense

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The more time you spend online, the harder it is to protect your privacy – but it’s not impossible. This class will give you an assortment of tools to keep you safer while you navigate the internet.

VR: Out of This World

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Now that NASA has landed another vehicle on the surface of Mars, it's time to use the magic of VR to experience the wonders of space. Use the library's VR headsets to experience what it's like to leave the Earth behind. Ages 10 to adult. No registration required.

Podcasting for Beginners and Pros

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This 4-week, highly interactive course will provide all the necessary tools for the beginning podcaster, and challenge those with experience, to make their podcasts better. You will learn about equipment, show creation and episode construction, the audience, programming and interview concepts, editing, posting, distribution, and marketing. You will spend lab time working on your ideas and getting your concerns addressed. Instructor Scott Schulte trains and coaches podcasters, broadcasters and public speakers. He hosted a top-rated morning radio show for 29 years.

Board Game Blowout

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Come explore the expanding world of board games at the Ferguson Library, from the the ones you grew up with to the ones you're about to become obsessed with. Games will be provided and experts will be on hand to teach you how to play them. Whether you'd like to settle Catan, conquer Asia, assert trivia superiority, or clash with dragons, there will be something on hand to engage you.

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Learn to Knit a Scarf

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