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

Jun
18
Tue
Open Gaming @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Gaming @ Anderson Main Library

Play video games, board games, card games and more during open gaming.

Choose from Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 VR, Xbox, and assorted board and card games or bring your favorite games from home to share! Games and gaming systems available on a first come, first served basis.

Ages 12-18

Jun
20
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 20 @ 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.

Jun
24
Mon
Out of This World Trivia @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Out of This World Trivia @ Anderson Main Library

Show off your knowledge of space-themed trivia! Are you a fan of Doctor Who, Star Wars, or Star Trek? Test your knowledge against your friends for a chance to win prizes and bragging rights!

Snacks provided.

Ages 12-18

Jun
27
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jun 27 @ 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.

Jul
4
Thu
Independence Day: All Libraries Closed @ All Library Locations
Jul 4 all-day
Jul
6
Sat
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 6 @ 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.

Jul
9
Tue
Scenes from the Stacks @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scenes from the Stacks @ Anderson Main Library

Watch Captain Marvel (PG-13), eat snacks, and socialize with fellow Marvel fans!

Ages 12-18

Jul
11
Thu
Open CREATE @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 11 @ 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.

Jul
15
Mon
Galaxies Galore @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 15 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Galaxies Galore @ Anderson Main Library

Use fabric paint and bleach pens to create unique space-themed T-shirts and tote bags. Tote bags are provided. Bring your own own t-shirt (optional).

Ages 12-18

Jul
16
Tue
Open Gaming @ Anderson Main Library
Jul 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Gaming @ Anderson Main Library

Play video games, board games, card games and more during open gaming.

Choose from Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 VR, Xbox, and assorted board and card games or bring your favorite games from home to share! Games and gaming systems available on a first come, first served basis.

Ages 12-18