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!

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., 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

Aug
29
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Aug 29 @ 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.

Sep
5
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 5 @ 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.

Sep
7
Sat
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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 x.114.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 7 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament @ Anderson Main Library

Who will be the Ultimate survivor?!?! Choose your favorite character and join this double-elimination tournament on the Library’s Nintendo Switch. Open to ages 12+.

Registration required: 864-260-4500 x114, or online at http://smash.gg/tournament/anderson-library-tournament-1

Registration deadline: Sept. 6.

Spectators and cheerleaders welcome – no registration needed.

Sep
10
Tue
Cupcake Wars: Book Edition @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Cupcake Wars: Book Edition @ Anderson Main Library

Use your creativity in a race to decorate the best book-themed cupcake!

Materials provided. Ages 12-18.

Registration required: call (864) 260-4500 ext. 126 or email teens@andersonlibrary.org.

Sep
12
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 12 @ 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.

Sep
16
Mon
Vinyl Cutter Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 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.

Sep
19
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 19 @ 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.

Sep
26
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Sep 26 @ 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.