Upcoming events

    • 20 Sep 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • MAxT Makerspace
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    A fun project that illustrates how to use a laser cutter with a rotary attachment to etch glasses.  In this case, we'll etch glass mugs with your custom design. We'll review file set up, how to operate a laser cutter and how to use the rotary attachment for optimal results.

    • 20 Sep 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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    Designed for anyone with programming experience who are interested in applying their skills to embedded systems like Arduino.

    Necessary Background: Working knowledge of programming in C and/or C++ in another environment;  and Intro to Embedded Systems or equiv understanding;  and Basic high-school Algebra.

    The Class covers:

    • Controlling & sensing hardware 
    • Hard Real Time vs. Soft RT (aka "real fast")
    • Analog to digital conversion, data collection & sampling
    • Non-blocking programming
    • Introduction to multi-tasking
    • Pre-emptive M/T vs. cooperative M/T
    • Clock-watching solutions
    • Introduction to interrupts
    • Introduction to Finite State Machines
    • Implementing state machines
    • 26 Sep 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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    Practice your sewing machine technique by making a simple but stylish bag with pockets. 

    • 27 Sep 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
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    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 29 Sep 2018
    • 13 Oct 2018
    • 3 sessions
    • MAxT Makerspace
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    Three sessions designed to give you the basic steps involved in using handtools to make quality pieces out of wood (in this case a handsome wooden box). 

    Sharpening tools Saturday Sep. 29, 9am - 2pm 

    Dimensioning boards Saturday Oct. 6, 9am - 3pm

    Joinery and making a box Saturday Oct. 20, 9am - 3pm 

    These three classes can be taken together for $210, or separately for $85 each.


    • 30 Sep 2018
    • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • MAxT Makerspace
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    Make a custom chain of your own design using wire and sheet metal.


    • 02 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 04 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 07 Oct 2018
    • 21 Oct 2018
    • 3 sessions
    • MAxT Makerspace
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    Get expert advice and help in the design and making of  your holloween costume from fashion designer Laura McCarthy.


    • 09 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 10 Oct 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The Co - MAxT Makerspace
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    Taryn Fisher from the Small Business Development Center will lead an overview on B Corps, what they are, and why they have risen in popularity among those looking to start a socially conscious business.  She will then lead a panel discussion and Q&A with two business leaders who have started B Corps. 

    • 11 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 13 Oct 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • 49 Vose Farm Rd. Suite 200
    Register

    Repair Cafe is a monthly get together at MAxT - Every 2nd Saturday from 10-2pm. If you have something that busted, don't toss it, bring it here!  No need to pre-register, just show up!

    This will be at our new facility at 49 Vose Farm Rd.  Entrance is at the rear of the building.

    Our repair volunteers will help YOU fix nearly everything that can be fixed, including:

    + Jewelry

    + Small appliances

    + Clothing (including sweaters)

    + Toys

    + Bikes

    + Furniture

    And pretty much anything else you can throw at us!

    The event is free but donations to the repair cafe are encouraged to keep this event going.

    • 14 Oct 2018
    • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • MAxT Makerspace
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    Make two simple rings using sheet metal and wire. 


    • 16 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 17 Oct 2018
    • 24 Oct 2018
    • 2 sessions
    • MAxT Makerspace
    Register

    We’ll walk through the steps of the screen printing process - preparing a screen with light sensitive emulsion, preparing your design, exposing the screen and making a T-Shirt.

    You will have the option to create your own screen for screen printing or just learning the steps so you can do it on your own at another time.


    • 18 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 22 Oct 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • The Co at MAxT Makerspace
    Register

    Follow this link to register.

    TAKE 1, 2 or all 3! It's up to you. Discounts when you take more than 1.

    The series is designed to work together and to get you beyond just the basics of social media marketing. Each workshop begins at 6 p.m. and runs to 7:30 p.m. You will receive a recording of the presentations afterwards, for review.

    Oct. 22: ADVANCED FACEBOOK TECHNIQUES

    You'll learn how to use Facebook Insights to improve posts and gain fans. When to post? How often? We'll explore best uses of graphics, videos and photos.

    Oct. 29: FACEBOOK ADVERTISING, EXPLAINED

    Paid ads can overcome Facebook's limits on your business visibility. Learn how to target ads and spend relatively little money to get improved visibility.

    Nov. 5: GRAPHICS FOR THE BEGINNER

    Confused by photo sizes for social media? Can't get text onto photos? Illegally using photos from the web? Use skills from this class for your social media sites, email marketing, website, and print materials.

    Come away inspired, not intimated, and knowing what to do to advance your business, yourself, and your brand on social media.


    • 23 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 25 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 25 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Register

    A fun Halloween themed project on the laser cutter.  We will take pumpkins, attach them to our custom pumpkin jig, and etch a custom spooky design right onto it's surface.  

    Along the way, we will learn about preparing a file for etching, how to operate a laser cutter, and how to use a rotary attachment on the cutter.  

    • 27 Oct 2018
    • 28 Oct 2018
    • 2 sessions
    • MAxT Makerspace
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    Learn the basics of using our woodshop machinery - Saws, jointer, plainer, drill press, etc. while making a small table for your home. Learn how to get the best results, create and use jigs, get tight joinery and more.


    • 01 Nov 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 01 Nov 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
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     This is an entry point for anyone interested in learning 3D printing, where we will review the process: from creating or adapting a model, preparing for printing, and using our printers to get a successful print.  We will cover 3D design programs available (all free to makers), places to find free models, available materials to print with, Simplify 3D, and how our 3D printers work.  This is a precursor to further explorations into 3D modeling and printing at MAxT.

    • 06 Nov 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 07 Nov 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • The Co. at MAxT Makerspace
    Register

    If you have been using QuickBooks Online or Desktop for less than two years and want to understand how to run your business with the worlds leading business software, this course is for you. The course will include using some features of QuickBooks that can improve your cash flow, and grow your business. This course includes hands on learning applications to improve your QuickBooks knowledge and make your business more profitable.

    About the Instructor

    Lee Davis & Company, a bookkeeping firm serving start-ups to mid-sized companies, delivers services tailored to the needs of young businesses and entrepreneurs. The firm offers effective, financial management solutions that set customers on a clear path to success. As a QuickBooks Certified Pro-Advisor, Lee allows owners the opportunity to spend more time focusing on their business and less time on record-keeping. Whether you require assistance setting up QuickBooks and learning how to use it or have more complex needs, Lee Davis & Company can help. In addition to bookkeeping, Lee can provide consulting and strategic planning services.


    • 10 Nov 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • 49 Vose Farm Rd. Suite 200
    Register

    Repair Cafe is a monthly get together at MAxT - Every 2nd Saturday from 10-2pm. If you have something that busted, don't toss it, bring it here!  No need to pre-register, just show up!

    This will be at our new facility at 49 Vose Farm Rd.  Entrance is at the rear of the building.

    Our repair volunteers will help YOU fix nearly everything that can be fixed, including:

    + Jewelry

    + Small appliances

    + Clothing (including sweaters)

    + Toys

    + Bikes

    + Furniture

    And pretty much anything else you can throw at us!

    The event is free but donations to the repair cafe are encouraged to keep this event going.

    • 13 Nov 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 14 Nov 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • MAxT Makerspace
    Register

    Make a cork purse with compartments - with the opportunity to customize the disign with a laser cutter.


    • 15 Nov 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The X at MAxT Makerspace, 49 Vose Farm Rd.
    Register

    We offer regular weekly trainings for those interested in learning a new skill or getting access to our MIG and TIG welding machines. 

    These classes are let by our instructor Dan Guillou and can help you improve your welding technique quickly.  They are also required for members to get approved to use MIG welding equipment outside of class.

    Who is this for: Anyone aged 16 and up interested in learning welding for a hobby or who are interested in eventually taking Dan's welding certification program. 


    • 15 Nov 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • MAxT Makerspace
    Register

    Make a custom etched cutting board, just in time for the holidays!  We will take an off the shelf wooden cutting board and show you how to customize it on a laser cutter with an elegant etching of your own design. 

    Along the way we will learn about preparing files for etching and how to correctly operate a laser cutter.

Past events

18 Sep 2018 MAXT - CWE Entrepreneurship Program
12 Sep 2018 Intro to Sewing - Stitching
09 Sep 2018 Soldering Silver with Small Torches
08 Sep 2018 Repair Cafe
05 Sep 2018 3D Printing - an Introduction
01 Sep 2018 AWS Certification Training - September registration
29 Aug 2018 Screen Printing
23 Aug 2018 Welding Workshop
21 Aug 2018 Welding Workshop
16 Aug 2018 Welding Workshop
14 Aug 2018 Welding Workshop
11 Aug 2018 Repair Cafe
09 Aug 2018 Welding Workshop
07 Aug 2018 Welding Workshop
07 Aug 2018 3D Printing - an Introduction
04 Aug 2018 AWS Certification Training - August Start
26 Jul 2018 Welding Workshop
26 Jul 2018 Pitchfork Informational Session
24 Jul 2018 Welding Workshop
19 Jul 2018 Welding Workshop
17 Jul 2018 Welding Workshop
14 Jul 2018 Repair Cafe
12 Jul 2018 Welding Workshop
10 Jul 2018 Welding Workshop
30 Jun 2018 Mechanics of Weaving Workshop
30 Jun 2018 MAxT HACKATHON
28 Jun 2018 The Mechanics of Weaving Demo
28 Jun 2018 Introduction to Embedded Systems
27 Jun 2018 3D Printing - an Introduction
21 Jun 2018 Welding Workshop
19 Jun 2018 Welding Workshop
17 Jun 2018 Make a Silver Pendant
14 Jun 2018 Welding Workshop
12 Jun 2018 Welding Workshop
07 Jun 2018 Welding Workshop
05 Jun 2018 Welding Workshop
29 May 2018 Lee Davis - Quickbooks Advisor - Office Hours
29 May 2018 Lee Davis - Quickbooks Advisor - Office Hours
29 May 2018 Lee Davis - Quickbooks Advisor - Office Hours
25 May 2018 Welding Workshop
24 May 2018 Mindful Being: Cultivating Space for Creative Flow
22 May 2018 Welding Workshop
18 May 2018 Welding Workshop
15 May 2018 Welding Workshop
12 May 2018 Repair Cafe
03 May 2018 Open Make
26 Apr 2018 MAxT Makerspace Ribbon Cutting - Business After Hours
24 Apr 2018 Lee Davis - Quickbooks Advisor - Office Hours
24 Apr 2018 Lee Davis - Quickbooks Advisor - Office Hours
24 Apr 2018 Lee Davis - Quickbooks Advisor - Office Hours
24 Apr 2018 Lee Davis - Quickbooks Advisor - Office Hours
22 Apr 2018 Woodworking Skills Meetup - The $7 Sawbench
21 Apr 2018 Fabric Dying Workshop
19 Apr 2018 'Snow' Dying Demonstration
14 Apr 2018 Repair Cafe
08 Apr 2018 Woodworking Skills Meetup - Workbenches!
24 Mar 2018 Making a Box with Cover by Hand
03 Mar 2018 Introduction to Japanese Hand Tools for Woodworking
17 Feb 2018 Sharpening with Japanese Water Stones
17 Feb 2018 Sharpening with Japanese Water Stones
13 Jan 2018 Repair Cafe at MAxT
09 Dec 2017 Repair Cafe at MAxT
14 Nov 2017 Masterclass: Farm to Fork and the Future of Food
11 Nov 2017 Repair Cafe at MAxT
09 Nov 2017 Programming and Arduino
09 Nov 2017 Masterclass: Bootstraped to Bank Loans
01 Nov 2017 Masterclass: Michael Krinsky
30 Oct 2017 Share Night/Open House - New Threads
26 Oct 2017 Skill Share: Pumpkin Laser Etching
14 Oct 2017 Repair Cafe at MAxT - October (International Repair Week)
06 Oct 2017 Family Game Night
02 Oct 2017 MAxT Masterclass Series: Tales from an energy revolution
25 Sep 2017 Share Night/Open House - Maker Education
13 Sep 2017 Skill Share - Custom Rubber Stamps
09 Sep 2017 Repair Cafe at MAxT - September
31 Aug 2017 Programmable Electronics - Arduino
12 Aug 2017 Repair Cafe at MAxT - August
11 Aug 2017 Skill Building Class: Screen Printing T-Shirts
09 Aug 2017 Skill Building Class: Wood Inlay
07 Aug 2017 Ladies Night at MAxT
31 Jul 2017 Monthly Open House
18 Jul 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
18 Jul 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
18 Jul 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
11 Jul 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
11 Jul 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
08 Jul 2017 Repair Cafe at MAxT - July
29 Jun 2017 3D Printer Training
27 Jun 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
27 Jun 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
27 Jun 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
26 Jun 2017 Monthly Open House
25 Jun 2017 Mill Training/Safety Check
22 Jun 2017 3D Printer Training
15 Jun 2017 3D Printer Training
13 Jun 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
13 Jun 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
13 Jun 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
08 Jun 2017 3D Printer Training
01 Jun 2017 Open Make
01 Jun 2017 3D Printer Training
30 May 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
30 May 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
30 May 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
23 May 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
23 May 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
22 May 2017 Monthly Open House
18 May 2017 Programmable Electronics - Arduino
13 May 2017 Repair Cafe at MAxT - May
07 May 2017 Mill Training/Safety Check
02 May 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
02 May 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
02 May 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
25 Apr 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
25 Apr 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
25 Apr 2017 Laser Cutter Training and Safety
22 Apr 2017 Sawhorses for a Japanese Workbench
18 Apr 2017 Laser Cutter Training
18 Apr 2017 Laser Cutter Training
18 Apr 2017 Laser Cutter Training
17 Apr 2017 Monthly Open House
15 Apr 2017 Traditional Japanese Covered Box
13 Apr 2017 Mill Training/Safety Check
11 Apr 2017 Laser Cutter Training
11 Apr 2017 Laser Cutter Training
11 Apr 2017 Laser Cutter Training
08 Apr 2017 Repair Cafe at MAxT - April
08 Apr 2017 Making a Japanese Toolbox
01 Apr 2017 Introduction to Japanese Woodworking - Tools and Technique
27 Mar 2017 Monthly Open House
16 Mar 2017 Arduino meetup + Making a CNC Router
11 Mar 2017 Repair Cafe at MAxT - March
05 Mar 2017 Building a DIY Aeroponic garden
25 Feb 2017 Introduction to Japanese Woodworking - Tools and Technique
15 Feb 2017 Hosted Class: Adult Acting
11 Feb 2017 Repair Cafe @ MAxT
26 Jan 2017