July 2019

Repair Cafe – Saturday July 13, 10-4 Greenbelt Community Center

By | 2019-07-09T12:06:50-04:00 July 9th, 2019|Classes, event, Featured, Front Page, Repair Café|

Repair Cafe at Makerspace The Greenbelt MakerSpace in Roosevelt Center is hosting its quarterly Repair Café Saturday, July 13, from 10 to 4 at the Greenbelt Community Center upstairs in room 202. Come learn how to repair your tired or [...]

March 2019

Greenbelt MakerSpace Announcement

By | 2019-07-09T12:01:21-04:00 March 17th, 2019|Blog It, Featured, Front Page, Information, MakerSpace Facility|

The Friends of Greenbelt Theatre (FGT), The Greenbelt MakerSpace, and The SPACE (Sharing Positive Artistic & Creative Energies, operated by Shaymar Higgs in Beltway Plaza) are entering into a new partnership. MakerSpace is exploring new programming and space-sharing options with [...]

January 2019

Repair Cafe – January 2019

By | 2019-01-04T16:18:11-05:00 January 4th, 2019|Blog It, Front Page, MakerSpace Facility, Repair Café|

The Repair Cafè, January 19 from 10-4pm,  is a free community service offered by a volunteer staff to help people repair their damaged or broken goods. The classroom and workshop areas of the MakerSpace, located next to the Old Greenbelt [...]

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December 2018

Arduino Project/Class

By | 2018-12-04T12:54:11-05:00 December 2nd, 2018|Adult, Blog It, Classes, Coding, Front Page, MakerSpace Facility, Programming|

Come and learn how to program the latest in mini-computers. An Arduino is an open-source electronics platform based on easy-to-use hardware and software. Learn from Rick Pries, an Arduino expert, who specializes in interactive projects. An Arudino is an inexpensive, [...]

November 2018

October 2018

Come Slime with us! – Tuesday Novermber 6, 2018

By | 2018-10-22T12:53:58-04:00 October 22nd, 2018|Blog It, Camps, Classes, event, Front Page, Just For Kids, Workshop|

Join us for Slime Camp! Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 is Election day and we are hosting a one day, Slime Camp. The camp will run from 8:30 am till 3:30 pm. There will be no before or after care. The Cost [...]

September 2018

2nd Annual Greenbelt MakerSpace Membership Meeting

By | 2018-09-28T10:19:14-04:00 September 28th, 2018|Blog It, Cooperative, event, Featured, Front Page, Information, MakerSpace Facility, News, Status Updates|

Our second annual meeting of the Greenbelt Makerspace Cooperative membership will be held on Sunday September 30, 2018 at the Greenbelt Makerspace in Roosevelt Center from 4:30pm to 6pm.  New and renewal membership is $20/year. MakerSpace Annaual Meeting Dowload [...]

The Art of 3D Printing

By | 2018-09-24T12:26:56-04:00 September 24th, 2018|Blog It, Front Page, Get Inspired, MakerSpace Facility, Programming, Technology|

3D printing is an innovative technology that allows you to create a physical item from a digital model. As innovative as the technology is, it certainly isn’t new. 3D printing started in the 80’s, under the name “Rapid Prototyping.” It's [...]

Top 5 STEM Activities for Kids

By | 2018-10-01T11:52:30-04:00 September 23rd, 2018|Blog It, Coding, Front Page, Get Inspired, Information, Just For Kids, Technology, Tip|

What is STEM, and why is it important? STEM is a curriculum based on science, technology, engineering, and math, but rather than teach these subjects discretely and separately, STEM integrates the subjects into a cohesive learning paradigm with real-world applications. [...]