Hunt Library Maker Days


Thursday, September 5, 2019
12:00pm to 5:30pm

Add to Calendar 2019-09-05 12:00:00 2019-09-05 12:00:00 Creativity Studio at the James B. Hunt, Jr. Library


Event Description

Join the Libraries' Makerspace program while we offer a special two-day event in Hunt Library. 

We will have back-to-back workshops in the Creativity Studio and Fishbowl as well as hands-on activities! No registration is required to attend, but workshops can fill so plan on arriving a little early!

Thursday, Sept. 5

Creativity Studio

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. “Getting Started with Simple Circuits and Soldering”
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. “Getting Started with Arduino”
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. “Getting Started with 3D Print and Design”

Fishbowl Forum

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. “Introduction to Coding Robots with the Sphero”

Hands on Activities

12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. “Pop-up Cards with Paper Circuits”
3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. “3D Scan Yourself”

Friday, Sept. 6

Creativity Studio

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. “Getting Started with the Internet of Things”
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. “Getting Started with Autodesk Fusion 360”
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. “Getting Started with Digital Sculpting”

Fishbowl Forum

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. “Sewing Basics”
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. “Getting Started with eTextiles”

Hands on Activities

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. “Experience Robots with the Sphero Obstacle Course”
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. “3D Scan Yourself”
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. “Pop-up Cards with Paper Circuits”

Contact Information

Colin Nickels
(919) 515 5996


If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Marian Fragola at or 919-513-3481 to arrange services. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time to meet your access needs​.