Electric City Creative


Electric City Creative

What: A reimagined and expanded Jonathan Gambrell Teen Room gives access to create, collaborate, and learn with design, technology, and artistic resources at Anderson Main Library.

Features: 3Doodler pens, 4k Ultra HD TV, Adobe Creative Cloud, Apple iMac, button maker, color printer and scanner, crochet needles, Google Cardboard, laminator, magnet maker, Perler beads, Playstation VR, Pyle Pro microphones, sewing and quilting machine, sticker maker, video game consoles, vinyl cutter, and more!

NEW! Large format color printer and scanner

Training is available with our staff by appointment or at designated sessions. Some software tutorials available via Universal Class.

Hours:
Monday: 10 am-12 pm by appointment
Tuesday: Teen programs only
Wednesday: 3-6 pm by appointment
Thursday: 3-6 pm

See the calendar below or Weekly Meetings page for an updated schedule.

Before You Create: Free to use for individuals ages 12+ with signed ECC User Agreement (for some features). There is no cost to use tools or features, however some require purchase of consumable materials (e.g., printing, vinyl, filament, beads, yarn). Users may supply their own material only with staff approval. Contact for specifics.

For questions, reservations, or tours, please email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or call (864) 260-4500 x.114

Oct
22
Tue
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library

Explore and create your own design as you learn different techniques to craft your fashion forward visions in this 5-week workshop.

Ages 9-14.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org.

Oct
24
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 24 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.

Oct
29
Tue
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fashion Design for Tweens @ Anderson Main Library

Explore and create your own design as you learn different techniques to craft your fashion forward visions in this 5-week workshop.

Ages 9-14.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500 ext. 158 or email childrens@andersonlibrary.org.

Oct
30
Wed
3Doodler Pen Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3Doodler Pen Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use a 3Doodler pen with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Class limited to 6 participants. Ages 12+.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org

Oct
31
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Oct 31 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.

Nov
7
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Nov 7 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.

Nov
8
Fri
Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Nov 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library

Learn to use a Silhouette Cameo 3 vinyl cutter with a FREE small group training at the Electric City Creative.

Class limited to 4 participants. Ages 12+.

Registration required: call 864-260-4500 x126 or email makerspace@andersonlibrary.org.

Nov
11
Mon
Veterans’ Day: All libraries closed @ All Library Locations
Nov 11 all-day
Nov
12
Tue
Podcasting 101 @ Anderson Main Library
Nov 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Podcasting 101 @ Anderson Main Library

Have a story to tell? Or an opinion to voice?

In this 6-week workshop, learn how to create your own podcast from start to finish using professional quality recording equipment and software.

For ages 8-14.

Registration required: childrens@andersonlibrary.org, or 864-260-4500 x158.

Nov
14
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Nov 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library

Drop into the Electric City Creative to use equipment, crafting supplies, and more. Looking for help? Get training on new tools and technology, learn what’s available, and explore the possibilities! All resources available first-come, first-served.

See the Electric City Creative website for equipment list and details.

Questions? Contact: makerspace@andersonlibrary.org, or (864) 260-4500 x114.