Meetings & Events

Castlemakers

All Castlemakers events free and open to all unless otherwise noted! You can also sign up for our monthly events email at this link.

In November Open Shop at the Makerspace (19 E. Franklin) is on Saturdays 9 am-12 pm. You can bring a project to work on or just visit!  See our four 3D printers, laser cutter/engraver, desktop CNC mill, hydroponics,  Arduinos/Raspberry Pi’s, & use the building/ making library.

The Castlemakers CoderDojo, a free volunteer-led, community-based programming club for young people, meets the first Saturday of every month. Our next meeting will be Saturday November 3rd from 1-4 pm at 19 E Franklin St. Drop in anytime during that period to learn coding or just have some fun…

Wednesday evening, November 14th at 6:30 pm there will be an FCC Technician Class license exam for Amateur Radio operation courtesy of  PC AUXCOM at the Makerspace. All are welcome, including drop-ins, & there is no cost for this exam. ARRL has a good write-up on the license info & procedures for the Technician Class license.

Our next Castlemakers Kids meeting will be Sunday, November 25th from 1:30-3:30 pm.

Castlemakers Classes!

  • On Monday November 19th we’ll be having a class on the Linux operating system at 7 pm. In December we’ll have a 3D printing class on making holiday ornaments. See the classes page for reservations & more details.

4 thoughts on “Meetings & Events”

  1. hi, I have 2 questions; are kids welcome on Tuesdays and are code dojo sessions still being held on the first Saturday of the month?

    1. Definitely on both! Kids are welcome anytime we have open shop (Tuesday nights for now), in May when the Farmer’s Market opens downtown we’ll have the makerspace open Saturday Mornings also.

    1. Hope for late July/early August. Our plan is letting folks make an acrylic keychain or we have some interest in building Dice Towers. The original design software we were going to use needs a laptop at least, which we don’t have enough of to do a class. But working on a way to use Chromebooks, a recent gift we received from Techpoint Foundation for Youth.

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