All Castlemakers events free and open to all unless otherwise otherwise noted.
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 February 3rd from 1-4 pm at 19 E Franklin St. Drop in anytime during that period to learn coding, work on a project or just have some fun…
In January & February, Open Shop at the Makerspace (19 E. Franklin) is on Tuesdays from 7-9:30 pm. You can bring a project to work on or just visit! See our two 3D printers, laser cutter/engraver, new desktop CNC mill, hydroponics, Arduinos/Raspberry Pi’s, & use the building/making library.
Next Castlemakers Kids meeting is December 10th from 1-3 pm at the Makerspace. We’ll be exploring Karakuri & other automatons/cardstock animations.
3D Printer Owner’s (3DPO) Meetup is on December 22nd at 4:30 pm.
- Thursday 12/7 at 6:30 pm we’ll have an Introduction to Electronic Cutters/Drawing Machines (i.e. Cricut or Silhouette). In the two hour class you’ll get to make a holiday items (a card or decoration) and take it home. No experience is necessary. You can email us for reservations, more details are on the classes page.
- January class will be an Intro to Desktop CNC machines & February will be on 3D Printing, more details are on the classes page.
Regional STEM/Maker Events
- Imagination, Innovation, Discovery, & Design (I2D2), for K-5th grade children, is having their twice yearly Open House on 12/2 at Tippecanoe Public Library from 10-1pm. Click on the link for more info.