Electric City Creative: OPENING FEBRUARY 16!


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!

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

Hours:
Monday: 10am-12pm by appointment
Tuesday: Teen programs only
Wednesday: 2:30-5:30pm by appointment
Thursday: 3-6pm

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., 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

Feb
18
Mon
President’s Day: All libraries closed @ All Library Locations
Feb 18 all-day
Mar
12
Tue
Teen Make n’ Take : DIY Terrariums @ Anderson Main Library
Mar 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Teen Make n' Take : DIY Terrariums @ Anderson Main Library

Design a unique terrarium and learn how to take care of your plant! Materials provided. Registration Required. Limited spots available. Call (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or stop by the Reference Desk to register.
Registration opens February 26th.

Ages 12-18

Apr
9
Tue
3D Pen Blackout Poetry @ Anderson Main Library
Apr 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
3D Pen Blackout Poetry @ Anderson Main Library

Celebrate National Poetry Month with 3D technology!

Decide which words matter: use 3Doodler pens to create unique blackout poetry.

Ages 12-18

May
14
Tue
Give Peeps A Chance @ Anderson Main Library
May 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Give Peeps A Chance @ Anderson Main Library

Create a scene from your favorite book/TV show with Peeps! Selected winners will receive a small prize and have their dioramas displayed.

Registration Required. Call (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or stop by the Reference Desk to register. Registration opens April 30th.

All dioramas must be rated PG.

Ages 12-18

Jul
4
Thu
Independence Day: All Libraries Closed @ All Library Locations
Jul 4 all-day
Nov
11
Mon
Veterans’ Day: All libraries closed @ All Library Locations
Nov 11 all-day