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Makers

02/01/2017 - 3:33pm
MakerLab Badging

Would you like to earn the 3D printer badge? Beginning February 15, you can learn hands on how to use a 3D printer independently at training sessions offered at the England Run Branch.  

In this pilot program, library staff will guide you through a step-by-step process to master the primary functions of the machine as well as how to locate, download, and print three-dimensional designs.  

Earning this badge allows you to reserve the 3D printer and build your own projects in the MakerLab. In exchange for use of the machine in the lab, you agree to also share information about your project and 3D printing in general with curious customers. Visit www.librarypoint.org/makerlabs for directions to sign up for a MakerLab badging session. 

Grade 6-Adult. 

12/13/2016 - 1:48pm
The MakerLab at England Run

The Central Rappahannock Regional Library is dedicated to featuring new and inspiring technologies for the community. For the past year we have been demonstrating 3-D printing with our Mobile MakerLab. The library can offer much more now that a permanent MakerLab has been set up at our England Run Branch.

Thanks to a generous partnership with the University of Mary Washington, library staff and university students are able to teach customers of all ages about aspects of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) through demonstrations and hands-on activities.

07/22/2015 - 5:07pm
This Belongs to Me: Cool Ways to Personalize Your Stuff by Anna Wray

This Belongs to Me is a DIY designer's dream, offering ideas and suggestions to transform your ordinary belongings into unique, personal reflections of you.

Using paints, pens, clay, and more, Anna Wray offers 14 different projects for you. From a barcode t-shirt to customized earbud headphones, Wray gives you the chance to use your imagination and make a statement with your clothes, accessories, and furniture.

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