Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Medway Library Maker Space Certification Sessions

We Now Have a DVD/CD Buffer 
available for 25 cents per disc!


If you would like to use the 3D printer,  you will need to complete the certification process.  You will be shown how to download an object and adjust the size,  the procedure for paying for the object & and how to print the object.

If you would like to use the Knitting Machine,  you will need to complete the certification process.  You will be shown which yarn to use,  how to set up the needle bed,  how to cast on the yarn, adjust tension and create several rows of stitches.   This will allow you to be able to explore the machine and try different knitting techniques on your own.


Please contact the library if you would like to be certified on the Knitting Machine.   Leave your name and email and someone will contact you to schedule the certification session

If you would like to use the Soldering Iron,  you will need to complete the certification process.  You will be given an overview of the tools required to properly solder electronic components and wires.   You will be shown the proper safety procedures and how to solder and desolder a small electronic component.   


Please contact the library if you would like to be certified on the Soldering Iron.   Leave your name and email and someone will contact you to schedule the certification session

 If you would like to use the Sewing Machines,  you will need to complete the certification process.  You will be shown how to thread and operate the machines.   You will also be given a take home informational handout that you can refer to when you are in the room working on your future project.

Please contact the library if you would like to be certified on the Sewing Machines.   Leave your name and email and someone will contact you to schedule the certification session

To speed up the process, please fill out the Makerspace Waiver and Room Agreement forms prior to certification (parents or guardians must sign for minors).
Forms are available at the circulation desk.
 

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Monday Night Knitters

Monday Night Knitting in the Makerspace
at the Medway Library!

7:00pm-8:30pm


Work on your own projects in the company of other knitters
 or stop by if you want to learn how to knit.   
 A knitting teacher won't be there every Monday
but one of the other knitters may be able to help you get started.
Knitters willing to teach are welcome.

We will meet every Monday night except during school vacations and Holidays.  

 Bring your own supplies or use what is in the Makerspace.

Sunday, September 3, 2017

PAPERCRAFT TIME

 PAPERCRAFT TIME

 
2nd & 4th MONDAYS OF THE  MONTH
10:00am - 1:00pm in the Makerspace at the  Medway Library

 

DROP IN ANYTIME, SUPPLIES ARE LOCATED ON THE BOOKSHELF

The group will not meet on Holidays and during School Vacations
Anyone working on any type of craft is welcome since we want it to be a time of connecting, sharing and friendship.  

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Lego Building Club at the Medway Library

 

The LEGO Building Club!


Sponsored by The Friends of the Medway Library

The next session will be held i

May 30th


4-5:00 pm in the Cole room
Lego fans, 1st grade and up, are invited to have fun building Lego Creations based on the theme of the day or they can just free build.    

 
Creations will be displayed at the library and a digital photo will be emailed to you.
Space is limited, so you must register. 



If you have a teenager who may enjoy helping us out with the club, please email Diane at busadiane@yahoo.com.
 
Thank you to all who have donated Legos or given special donations for us to buy Legos.  We are always looking for more Legos so we can have more children be involved in this fun and creative activity.    We can always use more Green and Blue plates or other building platforms.

2018 Lego Club Dates